Sales of passenger cars reached 53,599 thousand in 2020 in World, according to ACEA. This is 15.9 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, sales of passenger cars in World reached an all time high of 70,695 thousand in 2017 and an all time low of 11,000 thousand in 1961. When compared to World's main peers, sales of passenger cars in China amounted to 20,178 thousand, 2,918 thousand in Germany, 3,810 thousand in Japan and 3,402 thousand in USA in 2020.
World has been ranked 1st within the group of 66 countries we follow in terms of sales of passenger cars.
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).