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November 22, 2015

UK car sales hits a new high since 2004,with Ford Fiesta among top seller



New car sales in UK reached a new high with registrations rising by 7% to 1.38m in the first six months of the year, marking the 40th month in a row of rising sales. Data from The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) showed that this figure was 324 higher than the previous record in the first half of 2004. In June, sales rose 12.9% to 257,817 vehicles.
The Ford Fiesta remained the top-selling car last month, as it has all year, selling 12,543 units in June and 71,990 in the year to date. Behind the Fiesta, the Vauxhall Corsa was the second best-selling car, with 9,561 unit sales in June and 50,125 in the year to date.


Best selling cars of 2015  in UK (so far): 1. Ford Fiesta: 71,990
2. Vauxhall Corsa: 50,125
3. Ford Focus: 45,078
 4. Volkswagen Golf: 38,261
5. Nissan Qashqai: 34,501
6. Vauxhall Astra: 29,966
7. Volkswagen Polo: 28,980
8. Audi A3: 25,765
9. Mercedes Benz C-Class: 24,676
10. Mini: 23,455