Sales of passenger cars reached 497 thousand in 2019 in Canada, according to ACEA. This is 14.0 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, sales of passenger cars in Canada reached an all time high of 1,135 thousand in 1985 and an all time low of 440 thousand in 1961. When compared to Canada's main peers, sales of passenger cars in Australia amounted to 799 thousand, 762 thousand in Mexico, 2,311 thousand in United Kingdom and 4,715 thousand in USA in 2019.
Canada has been ranked 22nd within the group of 140 countries we follow in terms of sales of passenger cars, 6 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).