The Kia Sportage matches its best mark in the british market
The growth of sales of new cars in the Uk remains stable, while in April the increase is more modest. With 189.505 units registered, the increase in sales compared to April of 2015 is a modest 2.0 per cent. In the first four months of the year has registered 961.285 cars, 4.4% more than in the same period of the previous year.
In February you had that the Kia Sportage premiered within the 10 top-selling cars in the uk market. It was not a mirage: in April, has returned to achieve this matching, in addition, his best mark. It is clear that the new generation of the SUV can bring many joys to the hyundai brand.
the performance of The Sportage is the most prominent, but it is not the only worthy of mention. The Ford Fiesta remains as a strong leader but his domain is not as overwhelming as last year reflecting a significant fall in demand of 23%. Her expertise begins to pass bill.
The Volkswagen Golf harvest a magnificent second place in the ranking
The utility of the brand of the oval has not been the only one to show a decline in their sales. Ford Focus (3rd), Nissan Qashqai (4th), Volkswagen Polo (6th), Vauxhall Corsa (7th) and Audi A3 (10th) are other models in the Top 10 that has also seen a demand less than that of April 2015.
Two models are living the opposite situation. Are the Volkswagen Golf, which achieves a fantastic second place, and the Vauxhall Astra. The compact Opel is driven by its new generation to grow by a fantastic 14% and to get into the Top 5, ahead of the Corsa as the most popular model of the brand in the Uk.
as for the manufacturers, Ford remains the mark to beat, and Volkswagen has exceeded Vauxhall to clinch the silver medal. Interestingly the three marks of the podium have seen how their sales have been reduced. At the opposite pole is Mercedes, which reached the Top 5, and sold 20% more than the previous year.
cars sold on the british market have been:
|Ranking||Model||Sales April’16||Sales 2016 (jan-apr)||Ranking 2016 (jan-apr)|
Sales by brand
The enrolments are registered by the manufacturers were:
|Ranking||Brand||Sales April’16||Sales by 2016 (jan-apr)||Ranking 2016 (jan-apr)|
|–||(other british labels)||80||249||–|
|–||(other imported brands)||219||1.237||–|