Probably around 80 million or so. Its been steadily increasing for years, and China now consumes more cars annually than the US and Europe. And thats just new cars. Numbers on used car sales are pretty unreliable, but it could be double that numbe
In the year 2009, in the largest decline during economic crisis, fewer than 6 million new passenger cars were sold in the United States, and the total number of new sold and leased cars and light trucks dropped to just above 13 million from a normal pre-crisis level of 20 million.
Used car sales trump new car sales, with more than 40 million used cars sold each year in the United States, which breaks down to 109,589 used cars sold each day. As of 2014, 17,750 new car dealerships operate in the United States. The average price for a used car in the United States is $19,791.
The European New Car Market in 2017 (Full Year) New passenger vehicle registrations in the European Union (EU) and EFTA countries in 2017 increased by 3.3% to 15,631,687 cars - around half a million more cars than were sold in 2016.
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made a big impact. A record-high 58% of the used vehicles sold at franchise dealerships were three years old or newer. The average age of a retail used vehicle sold during 2016 was 4.1 years, down from 4.4 in 2015. The largest vehicle age group sold last year were off-lease three-year-old vehicles. However, one- and two-year-old rental cars