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Answered 2009-01-09 16:32:06

Just counting cars - not trucks or SUVs - Automotive News Data Center reports that there were 7,884,601 cars sold in 2008. There were 8,269,351 trucks and SUVs sold, making for a total of 16,153,952 new vehicles sold in 2008. Compared to the 2007calendar year, overall sales were down 2.5%, with car sales down 3% and truck sales down 1.9%. cars .com

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