Seat's yearly sales surpass record breaking year 2012
Seat UK has announced that it has already broken it annual sales record with more than six weeks to go. Seat has already reached a total of 38,871 registrations which is more than the total of the record breaking year of 2012.
Seat UK Director Neil Williamson says “in a competitive marketplace it’s a testament to both the quality of our cars and the effort of our dealerships that we’ve broken our annual sales record already, a brilliant team effort. What’s most pleasing is that we’ve achieved much of this success in the showrooms: our year-to-date retail sales have gone up by almost a third. We’ve put a lot of focus on getting happy customers into great cars via an outstanding dealership experience.”
Seat offer a complete model line-up
Seat showrooms now offer the most complete model line-up that the company has ever produced, from the Mii city car, the ever-popular Ibiza supermini, the new Leon family, the highly practical new Toledo, the Altea and Altea XL MPVs, and the multi-award winning Alhambra people carrier.
The new Seat Leon arrived in the UK at the beginning of the year. This new model boasts a co2 rating of just 99g/km making it exempt from the annual vehicle excise duty plus it returns an impressive 74.3mpg. It is now available as a five-door hatchback, a three-door SC and an ST estate and currently holds the Auto Express Car of the Year crown. The Leon is available from just £165 per month and includes fantastic specification, Seat is also offering a £1,000 deposit contribution across the Leon range when purchased on a PCP and 4.9% APR which means the monthly payment on a new Leon SC SE 1.2 TSI, including Technology Pack is an extremely attractive offer.
Seat’s bestselling car is the Seat Ibiza this model recently went on sale in China, the Alhambra will follow and the Seat Leon at the beginning of 2014. The Ibiza is one of the most successful models of its segment in Europe and has sold approximately 4.8 million since it went into production back in 1984, it is the most exported car in Spanish history and extremely popular in Germany, Italy and France. Last year nearly eighteen thousand models were sold in the UK and the model is consistently Seat’s bestselling car in the UK.