According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for leased cars and trucks were 5.23% lower in 2018 versus 2006.
Between 2006 and 2018: Leased cars and trucks experienced an average inflation rate of -0.45% per year. In other words, leased cars and trucks costing $20 in the year 2006 would cost $18.95 in 2018 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.77% during this same period, inflation for leased cars and trucks was lower.
In the year 2006: Pricing changed by 0.44%, above the average yearly change for leased cars and trucks during the 2006-2018 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2006 (3.23%), price inflation for leased cars and trucks was lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Leased cars and trucks: