Sales of passenger cars reached 329 thousand in 2019 in Austria, according to ACEA. This is 3.44 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, sales of passenger cars in Austria reached an all time high of 356 thousand in 2011 and an all time low of 78.2 thousand in 1960. When compared to Austria's main peers, sales of passenger cars in Germany amounted to 3,607 thousand, 158 thousand in Hungary, 1,916 thousand in Italy and 311 thousand in Switzerland in 2019.
Austria has been ranked 29th within the group of 140 countries we follow in terms of sales of passenger cars, 2 places behind 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).