Sales of passenger cars reached 757 '000 in 2016 in Turkey, according to ACEA. This is 4.32 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, sales of passenger cars in Turkey reached an all time high of 757 '000 in 2016 and an all time low of 31.0 '000 in 1980. When compared to Turkey's main peers, sales of passenger cars in Bulgaria amounted to 26.4 '000, 78.9 '000 in Greece, 16.0 '000 in Iraq and 1,320 '000 in Iran in 2016.
Turkey has been ranked 18th within the group of 139 countries we follow in terms of sales of passenger cars, 6 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).