If you want to know why it's hard to buy a car these days, just take a look at all the vacant spots at your local dealerships.
When Sarah Chismar, a Toyota salesperson, surveyed the empty pavement at her dealership in Missouri this week, she sighed.
"In a normal month, we probably will have, like, 120 new cars," she said. "Right now, I think we have maybe 10."
And she's happy to have 10. "Last week we had five," she added.