New cars sales in the UK, at the lowest level since 2011 in October

New cars sales in the UK fell by 1.61% in October to 140.945 units, the lowest level since 2011 in October as a result of the coronavirus pandemic (Covid-19).

The best-selling models in October are Mercedes-Benz A-Class, Vauxhall Corsa, Ford Fiesta, Volkswagen Golf and Ford Puma.

Demand for electric vehicles increased by 195.2% in October, while supplies of diesel and petrol vehicles fell by 38.4% and 21.3%, respectively.

New cars sales in the United Kingdom fell by 31% in the first ten months of 2020 to 1.38 million units.

Demand for electric vehicles increased by 168.7%, while deliveries of diesel and petrol vehicles fell by 55.1% and 38.9%, respectively.

In the top of the best-selling models in January-October 2020 are Ford Fiesta, Vauxhall Corsa, Volkswagen Golf, Ford Focus and Mercedes-Benz A-Class.

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