Made in Spain, the Opel Corsa and Peugeot 2008 are among the best-selling cars in Europe
Two car models built in factories on mainland Spain were in the top ten best-selling car list in Europe by March 2021, namely the Opel Corsa and Peugeot 2008, according to Jato Dynamics.
As always, the undisputed leader was the shop steward Volkswagen Golf, which sold 26,265 units, 12 percent more than last year Peugeot 208 in second place with 25,429 units sold, an increase of 169 percent.
It must be mentioned that in the corresponding period of 2020 the pandemic has already arrived, and these new percentage increases have obviously increased dramatically.
The one built in Spain Opel Corsa, which was assembled at the Stellantis Group’s Zaragoza plant, came third with 24,540 units sold, an increase of 106 percent, while the Tesla Model 3 electric car in fourth place with 23,755 units sold, an increase of 55 percent, which shows an upward trend in sales of electric cars.
He came fifth Toyota Yaris with 23,033 units an increase of 91 percent and the Volkswagen T-Roc Sales of 21,772 units followed in sixth place CitroÃ«n C3, with 21,426 units in seventh place, up 223 percent, and the Renault Clio with 21,219 units an increase of 59 percent to eighth place.
The Peugeot 2008, which is produced at the company’s Vigo plant, took ninth place with 20,960 units sold, an increase of 271 percent, and rounded off the top 10 Fiat 500, with 20,832 sales, an increase of 159 percent.
Volvo topped the list of plug-in hybrid categories with its Volvo XC40 model, which sold 5,346 units, up 402 percent, followed by the Peugeot 3008 in second place with 4,673 units, up 135 percent, with one Another Spanish-built car in third place, the Renault Captur, which hails from the Valladolid plant, sells 4,355 units, an increase of 369 percent, as reported by moncloa.com.
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