Research Outline

Private Used Car Sales


To find the number and age of private used car sales by state.

Early Findings

Used Car Sales in the U.S.

  • In 2018, there were 40.2 million used light-duty vehicles sold in the U.S.
  • Out of this total, franchise dealerships were predicted to sell over 2.7 million used cars.
  • This includes sales by dealerships, franchises and private parties.
  • It is predicted that it would reach 41 million in 2019.

Used Car Sales Demographics

Used Car Sales per State