Sales of passenger cars reached 2,311 thousand in 2019 in United Kingdom, according to ACEA. This is 2.37 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, sales of passenger cars in United Kingdom reached an all time high of 2,693 thousand in 2016 and an all time low of 768 thousand in 1961. When compared to United Kingdom's main peers, sales of passenger cars in Belgium amounted to 550 thousand, 2,214 thousand in France, 3,607 thousand in Germany and 117 thousand in Ireland in 2019.
United Kingdom has been ranked 8th within the group of 140 countries we follow in terms of sales of passenger cars, 2 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).