posted 9 years ago

Superminis lead the way

Superminis are the UK’s favourite car with UK sales up one fifth compared to this time last year

Superminis are the UK's favourite car with UK sales up one fifth compared to this time last year. The Ford Fiesta tops the overall year to date sales chart in England, Northern Ireland and Wales. The Vauxhall Corsa takes top spot in Scotland. Manufacturers have experienced huge sales with Renaults increasing by 120% with almost 53,000 Renaults leaving the showrooms so far this year and Hyundai's almost doubling.

The Renault Clio is one of the UK's most popular superminis and has sold over one million in the UK alone. The Renault Clio is capable of 47.9mpg and has a co2 emission figure of 139g/km. Inside the Renault Clio there is room for four adults and getting into the rear is easy even on the three door models. The interior of the Renault Clio is of a high standard with well arranged controls and smart trims. The three door entry model the Renault Clio Extreme includes front fog lights, electric front windows, CD player and tinted rear windows and tailgate. The boot capacity is also generous at 288 litres. Spacious reliable and economical it is easy to see why the Renault Clio is one of the UK’s favourite supermini’s.  Prices start at £9240 for the Renault Clio Extreme moving up to £12,650 for the Renault Clio Dynamique and then £16,992 for the Renault Clio Initiale TomTom.