Sales of passenger cars reached 319 thousand in 2020 in Canada, according to ACEA. This is 35.8 % 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 319 thousand in 2020. When compared to Canada's main peers, sales of passenger cars in Australia amounted to 677 thousand, 532 thousand in Mexico, 1,631 thousand in United Kingdom and 3,402 thousand in USA in 2020.
Canada has been ranked 25th within the group of 66 countries we follow in terms of sales of passenger cars, 8 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).