Corsa tops 2021 sales charts

The new Vauxhall Corsa is the UK’s best-selling new car so far this year.

According to the latest new car sales and registration figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), the new Corsa has achieved sales of 20,024 in the first five months of 2021.

Vauxhall’s electric models, including the all-electric Corsa-e and Vivaro-e were also the highest selling models in their segments.

Paul Willcox, managing director, Vauxhall, said: “As a British brand, it’s fantastic to see the Corsa remain the UK’s best-selling new car. With electric car and electric van sales continuing to grow at a rapid pace, we’re also very proud to see the new Corsa-e and the new Vivaro-e top the sales charts in their respective sectors and bringing affordable all-electric options to customers.”