As of 2014, 16.4 million light vehicles were sold in the United States, according to the National Automobile Dealers Association. May and August had the highest sales volume with 1.6 million units sold in each month.
2014 unit sales increased by 5.8 percent from 2013, making 2014 the highest year for sales volume since 2006. In addition, 2014 sales held a market share of 48.6 percent, as well as gross sales increasing 1.4 percent from 2013. February 2010 vehicle sales increased by approximately 5 million by February 2014, as reported by Ycharts. As claimed by Statista, between 2000 and 2014, the amount of units sold peaked at 8,777,723.