Sales of passenger cars reached 927 '000 in 2016 in Australia, according to ACEA. This is 0.338 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, sales of passenger cars in Australia reached an all time high of 927 '000 in 2016 and an all time low of 172 '000 in 1961. When compared to Australia's main peers, sales of passenger cars in Indonesia amounted to 835 '000, 515 '000 in Malaysia and 103 '000 in New Zealand in 2016.
Australia has been ranked 16th within the group of 139 countries we follow in terms of sales of passenger cars, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Passenger cars refer to road motor vehicles, other than two-wheelers, intended for the carriage of passengers and designed to seat no more than nine people (including the driver).