Millions of vehicles
Notes: Data are based on Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) definitions of light trucks (gross vehicle weight of 8,500 pounds or less). Model year 2010 data are projected production from the automotive companies.
Cars and light trucks data for 2003, 2008, and 2009 are revised.
Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Light-Duty Automotive Technology, Carbon Dioxide Emissions, and Fuel Economy Trends: 1975 Through 2010, appendix E, available at http://www.epa.gov/oms/fetrends.htm as of November 2010.