The following video is from Friday's Motley Fool Money roundtable discussion with host Chris Hill, as well as analysts Joe Magyer, James Early, and Ron Gross.

In this segment, auto sales are the best they've been since before the recession in 2007, and several of the major automakers are making big jumps as a result. The guys discuss why an abundance of pent-up demand for cars in the market is driving great sales, and who might be poised among the automakers to have a great 2013.

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