Cash for Clunkers report card Well, that's all fine, right? I mean the dealers only have to wait a bit, right? well....... I mean, what could POSSIBLY go wrong??? - - - - -- - - - - - - - - - - - Okeh, I draw a braille map: Population Ranked 21st in the US - Total 5,220,393 (2008 est.) 4,919,479 (2000) 1500 deals at maybe $4000 avg = $6,000,000 x maybe 40 other regions with same or more wealth/pop/deals = $240,000,000 And that's, mostly, in less than one week. When did you hear the first advert for the deal? somebody gonna be left holding a very big bag.