The Vauxhall Astra takes advantage of the new generation to achieve their best result of the last 29 months
car sales in the Uk have been frozen in July (+0.1%) with 178.523 units registered. The uncertainty of the ‘Brexit’ is affecting the sector, although it can still boast of being in the positive in the annual accumulated, which have been marketed 1.599.159 units in the first seven months of the year, i.e. 2.8% more than in the same period of 2015.
As could not be otherwise, the Ford Fiesta continues to be unstoppable in the british market. However, the model of the brand of the oval begins to notice her expertise and has declined by 6% in its registrations with respect to the data achieved in July of 2015. This has allowed his rival the Vauxhall Corsa (+15%) approach to the position of privilege.
Brilliant third place Vauxhall Astra. Couldn’t get on the podium from two and half years ago, when he was signed to the same position in February of 2014. The German has improved their sales a fabulous 55% and has been positioned as a leader in the compact segment this month above the popular Ford Focus and Volkswagen Golf.
The Mercedes A-Class achieves its best historical position in the United Kingdom
And speaking of compact, the other models featured in July has been the Mercedes A Class, who achieved his best result in the important british market getting for the first time in the Top 10. In addition, it has been the model of the star more sold in this country, surpassing the Mercedes Class C.
Among the manufacturers, Ford retains the first position while Vauxhall grows strongly (+17%) to take second place, and Volkswagen it is third party. Good data Mercedes lets you skip to the fourth step, standing as a premium brand most sought after.
The 10 top-selling cars in the Uk are:
|Ranking||Model||Sales jul’16||Sales 2016 (jan-jul)||Ranking 2016 (jan-jul)|
Sales by brand
in enrolment achieved by the manufacturers are:
|Ranking||Brand||Sales jul’16||Sales 2016 (jan-jul)||Ranking 2016 (jan-jul)|
|–||(other british labels)||56||479||–|
|–||(other imported brands)||227||2.135||–|