SEAT Achieves Three Sales Records in June 2011
So far this year, the SEAT Ibiza, in SC, 5dr and ST guises tops the sales charts with more than 10,000 buyers. The SEAT Leon five door hatch came in second with over 5000 sales.Published 7 July 2011
The latest figures announced by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders reveal that SEAT's June total sales of 3,072 vehicles results in a 1.68 per cent market share, a 32 per cent increase compared to June 2010 as well as an all-time record for the month.
Another all time record for SEAT is the market share for the second quarter of 2011, at 1.70 per cent.
SEAT's third record is the 1.80 per cent share of the new car market for the first six months of the year. Compared to 2010, sales for the month rose to 32 per cent, whilst the market on the whole dropped 6 per cent.
So far this year, the SEAT Ibiza, in SC, 5dr and ST guises tops the sales charts with more than 10,000 buyers. The SEAT Leon five door hatch came in second with over 5000 sales. The third best seller for SEAT is the SEAT Exeo saloon and estate, followed by the SEAT Altea and Altea XL, with year to date sales of over 1400 cars.
SEAT UK Head of Operations, Richard Harrison, said: "These numbers really do speak for themselves, and show that our growth plan is fully on track.
"Our dealer network has experienced record levels of interest and sales across the entire range of stylish new SEATs, and it@s clear that the expanded modern range of cars we offer is connecting with buyers like never before."