California Banking Rates

Best California Car Loan Rates- December 13, 2010

Automobile loan rates in California are competitive approaching the new year. If you are thinking about purchasing a new vehicle, it’s a buyer’s market as both banks and credit unions are adjusting their rate to appeal to buyers.  The information below is designed to help you find the financial institution and rate that works best with the loan period you prefer. Don’t forget to browse the previous weeks to compare rates.

New Auto Loan Rate – 3 Year

Bank of America car loan rate at 3.490%
Safe CU auto loan rate at 4.290%
LA FCU auto loan rate at 3.375%

New Car Loan Rate – 4 Year

LA Fireman’s CU car loan rate at 3.990%
Contra Costa FCU auto loan rate at 3.75%
Pentagon Federal Credit Union auto loan rate at 2.99%

New Automobile Loan Rate – 5 Year

USE Credit Union car loan rate at 3.380%
Up2drive – a division of BMW Bank auto loan rate at 3.590%
Bank of the West auto loan rate at 4.990%

Used Auto Loan Rate – 4 Year

Nationwide Bank car loan rate at 4.450%
Pacific Service CU automobile loan rate at 5.240%
ChevronTexaco FCU car loan rate at 3.990%

Auto loan rates accurate as of publishing date and based on a loan amount of $30,000. Please see the financial institution about any changes and additional fees. For general auto loan information refer to our California auto loan rates page.