/r/cars metrics (r/Cars – For Car Enthusiasts)

/r/Cars is the largest automotive enthusiast community on the Internet. We serve as Reddit’s central hub for vehicle-related discussion including industry news, reviews, projects, videos, DIY guides, advice, stories, and more.




Milestone Date Note
Apr 12, 2022 /r/cars hits 3 Million subscribers
Apr 4, 2022 /r/cars is trending
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Sep 7, 2020 /r/cars hits 2 Million subscribers
Jul 14, 2020 /r/cars is trending
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Jul 13, 2019 /r/cars hits 1 Million subscribers
Feb 15, 2018 /r/cars hits 500K subscribers
Jan 10, 2018 /r/cars is trending
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Nov 7, 2017 /r/cars is trending
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Sep 5, 2017 /r/cars hits 400K subscribers
Jun 15, 2017 /r/cars hits 300K subscribers
May 10, 2017 /r/cars is trending
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Jun 20, 2016 /r/cars hits 200K subscribers
Dec 21, 2013 /r/cars hits 100K subscribers
Sep 12, 2013 /r/cars hits 90K subscribers
Jun 9, 2013 /r/cars hits 80K subscribers
Mar 8, 2013 /r/cars hits 70K subscribers
Dec 22, 2012 /r/cars hits 60K subscribers
Nov 30, 2012 /r/cars enters TOP 200 subreddits
Oct 30, 2012 /r/cars had 50K subscribers when we started tracking
Mar 20, 2008 /r/cars is born
Total Subscribers


Subreddit Rank


Average Subscriber Growth

Average daily subscriber growth for the past week, month, and year for /r/cars.

Weekly Avg. 4,716
Monthly Avg. 4,095
Yearly Avg. 2,306
Average Active Users

The average active users (polled every 2 hours) for the past week and month for /r/cars.

Weekly Avg. 2,865
Monthly Avg. 2,765
Active Users/Subscriber 0.00103
Users By Time Of Day

Subreddit Growth

How /r/cars growth compares with growth of 3,553,309 other subreddits.

No. 84 Fastest growing yesterday
No. 78 Fastest growing last 7 days
No. 77 Fastest growing last 30 days
No. 82 Fastest growing last 90 days




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