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LeaseCompare.com Names Most Requested Vehicles to Lease


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Corvette Still #1, Hybrid Models Becoming More Popular

CINCINNATI, March 18 -- Automobile Consumer Services, Inc. (ACS), the leader in online direct-to-consumer auto leasing, released a list of the top 10 most requested vehicles from its popular auto leasing website www.LeaseCompare.com. Information was collected during the second half of 2007 from more than two million lease quote requests.

  The Top 10 Most Requested Models

  New Car Rankings

  2nd Half   1st Half
  2007       2007     Make & Model
  1          1        Chevrolet Corvette
  2          3        BMW 335
  3          2        BMW 328
  4          6        Honda Accord (h)
  5          5        Toyota Camry (h)
  6          7        Honda Civic (h)
  7          10       Nissan Altima (h)
  8          4        Infiniti G35
  9          8        Audi A4
  10         nl*      Mini Cooper

  Used Car Rankings

  2nd Half   1st Half
  2007       2007     Make & Model
  1          1        Chevrolet Corvette
  2          2        Porsche 911
  3          3        BMW M3
  4          5        Audi A4
  5          7        Honda Civic
  6          6        BMW 325
  7          4        Infiniti G35
  8          nl*      Land Rover Range Rover
  9          9        Honda Accord
  10         8        Porsche Cayenne

  nl* = not previously listed
  (h) = hybrid trim available for this model

A complete list of how every vehicle ranks can be found at http://www.leasecompare.com/ . "Four of the ten models on the 'New' list all offer hybrid trim levels," says Tarry Shebesta, President of ACS and a certified lease consultant. "With record gas prices, these vehicles are becoming more and more popular."

LeaseCompare.com provides an interactive tool to instantly evaluate new and used vehicle leasing options from a number of banks and credit unions. Customers can lock in the lease offer they like and apply for credit online.

About Automobile Consumer Services, Inc. (www.acscorp.com )

Based in Cincinnati, Automobile Consumer Services, Inc. (ACS) is a leading provider of direct-to- consumer auto leasing, online vehicle marketing, and auto leasing software development. Founded in 1989, ACS's mission is to provide services that enhance the experience of buying or leasing a car. ACS achieves this by leading the industry with innovative proprietary technology, superior customer service, and years of industry experience.