Subaru enjoys record month of American sales

Subaru enjoys record month of American sales  April was a good month to be a car dealer, as sale numbers significantly increased for many automakers.

Car loans must have been flying off the shelves, especially for lenders who were financing Subaru models. According to a press release, the company's U.S. sales surpassed its April record.

Subaru of America announced that it sold 24,762 vehicles, which was nearly 7 percent higher than April 2010. In addition, the year-to-date totals are more than 14 percent higher than last year.

Consumers who are seeking a bad credit car loan may be interested in the Subaru Legacy or Impreza, which are the automaker's most affordable models. The Legacy sedan has recorded eight consecutive months of record sales, while Impreza purchases in the U.S. have increased by 15 percent from 2010.

Individuals may be worried about committing to a car loan for a new vehicle. However, brand new Impreza models are starting as low as $17,495, according to the automaker's website.

Most people who sift through car loan rates want a vehicle that is reliable on the road. The 2011 Subaru Impreza has been selected as a Top Safety Pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.