posted 6 years ago

Vauxhall Astra top of the sales in June

The Vauxhall Astra was the top selling car in the month of June according to figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers

The Vauxhall Astra was the top selling car in the month of June according to figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers.

The Vauxhall Astra has impressive running costs the average fuel economy is just 47.9mpg with co2 emissions of 139g/km on the 1.4 petrol models. The 1.7 diesel Vauxhall Astra achieves 60.1mpg and has co2 emissions of 124g/km. There are eight engines to choose from; five petrol and three diesel and they all have lower c02 emissions than their predecessors. There is a six speed manual gearbox as standard on all Vauxhall Astra diesel and both turbocharged petrol versions.

All Vauxhall Astra models come with ESP, six airbags, air-conditioning, electric windows, CD/radio with MP3 format and electric/heated door mirrors as standard.

Vauxhall Astra sales have been consistently strong, Vauxhall have given this latest car a fighting chance with more space, sleeker looks and an enhanced chassis. It has now surpassed its rivals by hitting the top spot for car sales in the month of June.