Released on this day in 1978, The Cars is the debut album by the Cars. It featured three charting singles "Just What I Needed," "My Best Friend's Girl," and "Good Times Roll." It was a major success for the band, selling more than a million copies by the end of 1978, and remaining on the charts for 139 weeks. At last check, the album has sold nearly 10 million copies worldwide.
Happy 40th Anniversary!