Fitch Ratings predicts that the factors that have contributed to more securitizations of subprime auto loans will remain in place.

The fuel for growing issuance is coming from strong auto sales. Fitch expects Americans will buy between 13.5 million and 14.5 million vehicles in 2012, a turnaround from the depressed sales in 2009 and 2010. Auto loans are likewise increasing.

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