Sales of passenger cars reached 11.7 thousand in 2019 in Iceland, according to ACEA. This is 35.2 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, sales of passenger cars in Iceland reached an all time high of 21.3 thousand in 2017 and an all time low of 2.11 thousand in 2009. When compared to Iceland's main peers, sales of passenger cars in Denmark amounted to 226 thousand, 142 thousand in Norway, 356 thousand in Sweden and 2,311 thousand in United Kingdom in 2019.
Iceland has been ranked 87th within the group of 140 countries we follow in terms of sales of passenger cars, 34 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).