Seat sells more than 200,000 cars in the first five months, 13.9% moreAutomotive News
The Ibiza and the Lion are the two best-selling models of the Spanish brand
The car company Seat has sold in the first five months of the year a total of 201,300 vehicles worldwide, up 13.9% over the same period of 2016, after delivering in May 42,600 cars.
The 42,600 cars sold in May represent an increase of 11.9% compared to the same month of 2016, according to a statement by the brand.
These sales numbers satisfy the company, as Seat is completing a first half above expectations, said Commercial Vice President Wayne Griffitchs, who has also emphasized that the brand is one of the fastest growing in Europe.
SEAT IBIZA AND LEÓN
The Ibiza and the Lion are the two best-selling models of the Spanish brand, which sustains its growth in the European countries in which it operates.
Thus, in Germany it rises by 10%, to 38,700 vehicles, and in the United Kingdom it surpasses 20% and achieves sales of 24,600 units (+ 20.9%).
Among the most advanced markets are Austria (+ 23.7%), Poland (+ 25.8%) and Switzerland (+ 66.5%).
Seat is immersed in an offensive of products that will live a special moment this month, with the presentation of the SUV (urban SUV) Arona, the small brother of the Ateca, and is in full launching phase of the new Ibiza.
EFE / MARTIAL TREZZINI – THE NEWSPAPER / BARCELONA – June 12, 2017