Sales cars: United Kingdom – June 2016: The MINI is not afraid of the “Brexit”

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The MINI has been the model with the highest growth of the Top 10. It is manufactured locally in Oxford

The results of car sales in the Uk we leave to the expectation of the direction that will take this market in the coming months. In June, have been enrolled 255.766 units, which implies a decline of 0.8% compared with the same month of the previous year. This is the second time that the enrollment drop in the past 50 months -the previous time was in October of 2015 – how it may have influenced the “Brexit”?

it is Still early to discern the effects of the controversial vote in favor of the exit of the Uk from the European Union but it is clear that, at the very least, it has created a scenario uncertain as we said in may. In any case, in the first half of the year have been sold 1.420.636 cars (+3.2 per cent), a record high in order to keep up you will need to economic and social stability.

There has been no surprise in the ranking of sales, with the Ford Fiesta in your everlasting first square at a good distance from the Vauxhall Corsa. The fight for the third place has been more adjusted, with the Ford Focus taking the bronze-and the victory of the C-segment – in front of the Volkswagen Golf.

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The Mercedes C-Class remains in the Top 10

Good result MINI Hatch, which gets into the Top 5 to improve their sales by 13% in comparison with June of 2015. This model is the Mercedes C Class (+4%) are the only ones of the 10 most sold which they can improve their data with respect to those of a year ago. The rest lose between 8 and 25% of its demand.

Among the manufacturers, three brands on the podium have seen back their sales. Ford (-9%), Vauxhall (-15%) and Volkswagen (-19%) are the most sought after. This situation does not seem to affect the premium brands, which manage to uploaded: BMW (+9%), Mercedes (+19%) and Audi (+3%).

Sales by model

The cars sold in the Uk are:

Ranking Model Sales jun’16 Sales 2016 (jan-jun) Ranking 2016 (jan-jun)
1 Ford Fiesta 11.357 68.833 1
2 Vauxhall Corsa 8.837 42.356 2
3 Ford Focus 6.833 38.715 3
4 Volkswagen Golf 6.775 37.577 4
5 MINI Hatch 6.284 24.293 8
6 Nissan Qashqai 5.832 33.656 5
7 Vauxhall Astra 5.628 28.406 6
8 Volkswagen Polo 4.930 28.000 7
9 Vauxhall Mokka 4.356 22.462 9
10 Mercedes C-Class 4.112 22.069 10

Sales by brand

The results of June of the manufacturers are:

Ranking Brand Sales jun’16 Sales 2016 (jan-jun) Ranking 2016 (jan-jun)
1 Ford 30.244 171.192 1
2 Vauxhall 25.578 132.947 2
3 Volkswagen 19.196 109.566 3
4 BMW 18.712 91.610 4
5 Mercedes 15.566 88.603 6
6 Audi 14.503 89.521 5
7 Nissan 13.785 78.582 7
8 Toyota 9.928 54.504 9
9 Renault 9.156 44.570 12
10 Skoda 9.035 42.233 14
11 Peugeot 8.773 54.776 8
12 MINI 8.718 33.963 16
13 Kia 8.403 46.343 11
14 Hyundai 8.294 48.077 10
15 Fiat 6.442 33.324 17
16 Citro├źn 6.005 37.781 15
17 Land Rover 5.669 42.559 13
18 Honda 5.144 32.449 18
19 Volvo 4.824 22.629 21
20 Seat 4.245 24.634 20
21 Mazda 4.014 26.381 19
22 Suzuki 3.358 19.944 22
23 Jaguar 2.922 16.597 23
24 Dacia 1.957 13.445 24
25 DS 1.772 9.436 26
26 Jeep 1.473 7.600 27
27 Lexus 1.370 7.416 28
28 Mitsubishi 1.257 10.544 25
29 Smart 1.005 5.743 30
30 Porsche 1.002 6.712 29
31 Infiniti 569 1.565 36
32 Alfa Romeo 415 2.705 31
33 Abarth 409 2.005 33
34 SsangYong 392 2.342 32
35 MG 336 1.896 34
36 Subaru 325 1.828 35
37 Bentley 188 961 37
38 Maserati 162 712 38
39 Aston Martin 85 467 39
40 Lotus 9 140 40
(other british labels) 76 423
(other imported brands) 450 1.908