Car Stories

It takes information to get the new or used vehicle that fits your needs and lifestyle – hopefully, for years to come. When you’re traveling the road to car ownership, the Santander Consumer USA blog can help you get the most out of your experience.

Santander Consumer USA: Payments made simple

The following post originally appeared on our RoadLoans blog, The Open Road. This is NOT a bill. Really. Although the statement you receive in the mail may look like a payment notice, Santander Consumer USA doesn’t send out monthly bills to our… Read more

Santander Consumer USA: Payments made simple

Motor Trend Car of the Year: Tesla S Electric

The election season “loser,” California-based Tesla Motors, is a big winner despite criticism by candidate Mitt Romney during this year’s presidential campaign. The Tesla Model S Electric was named Motor Trend magazine’s 2013 Car of the Year, the first time… Read more

Motor Trend Car of the Year: Tesla S Electric

No credit, looking for easy car financing

Over the last few weeks, Lauren, a smart, active, college-age single woman, has had plenty of time to think more about her decision to purchase a vehicle after receiving an auto loan at www.roadloans.com. So now, Lauren, a composite of consumers… Read more

No credit, looking for easy car financing

‘Sandy’ an ill wind for used-car market

Hurricane Sandy might not be done wreaking havoc on the U.S. Next up: The used-car market, expected to suffer from the storm months after the fact. Analysts expect tens of thousands of cars to be scrapped because of storm damage,… Read more

'Sandy' an ill wind for used-car market

Car financing as a state of mind

Drive isn’t just an auto finance brand at Santander Consumer USA, it’s a state of mind. And in this state, it’s about helping consumers in a range of credit situations purchase quality vehicles. For more than a decade, Drive has… Read more

Car financing as a state of mind

Resources at Santander Consumer USA

Margaret Jones is on a mission. Recently retiring after 35 years as an elementary schoolteacher, Margaret looks forward to seeing her grandkids more often. Unfortunately, they live three hours away by car. Because she anticipates the distance will put a… Read more

Resources at Santander Consumer USA