Corsa On Top For August

Sat 10th Sep 2022

According to the latest new car registration figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), the Vauxhall Corsa remains the UK's best-selling new car.

The Corsa has outperformed every other passenger vehicle in terms of sales in August and the entire first eight months of the year, selling 1,608 cars for the monthand 25,941 in all of 2022.. Vauxhall's Mokka-e electric B-SUV was the best-selling electric B-SUV in August, with 395 units sold. Vauxhall's passenger vehicle market share increased by two percentage points in August, the greatest performance in five years.

Vauxhall has sold 74,674 vehicles across both passenger cars and Light Commercial Vehicles in the UK in the first eight months of the year, putting it in third place.

The Vauxhall Corsa is available with economical petrol engines or a fully electric powertrain. The Corsa-e is powered by a 50kWh battery and a 136PS (100kW) electric motor and may travel up to 222 miles (WLTP test cycle) on a single charge. An 80% charge can be completed in just 30 minutes, thanks to its ability to support up to 100kW rapid charging.

Customers can order the entire Vauxhall passenger car range entirely online through the Vauxhall Online Store. The Vauxhall Online Store allows buyers to experience the brand's showroom atmosphere in the comfort of their own homes. Customers may view their vehicle via the Vauxhall Virtual Showroom and then proceed to the Vauxhall Online Store to customise their vehicle, finance payments, and order their vehicle, all from the comfort of their home.

“The Corsa continues to remain a favourite with UK buyers and has helped Vauxhall achieve a strong company performance despite the ongoing challenging conditions in the new vehicle market,” said James Taylor, Acting Managing Direcor of Vauxhall. We’re very happy to see our electric models like the Mokka-e also top their segment sales charts, as we work to electrify Britain and move towards becoming an electric only brand by 2028.”