According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for leased cars and trucks were 6.63% lower in 2018 versus 2011.
Between 2011 and 2018: Leased cars and trucks experienced an average inflation rate of -0.97% per year. In other words, leased cars and trucks costing $20 in the year 2011 would cost $18.67 in 2018 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.48% during this same period, inflation for leased cars and trucks was lower.
In the year 2011: Pricing changed by -2.68%, below the average yearly change for leased cars and trucks during the 2011-2018 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2011 (3.16%), price inflation for leased cars and trucks was much lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Leased cars and trucks: