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The most popular car sold within the UK in May 2019

The most popular car sold within the UK in May 2019
Sophie Cloud
  • On June 28, 2019
  • http://www.skyinsurance.co.uk

The most popular car sold within the UK in May 2019 was… the Ford Fiesta! With sales reaching an incredible 6710 for the month, the Ford Fiesta beat rivals such as the Volkswagen Golf and Ford Focus.

What makes Ford Fiestas so popular? Is it the popular car of choice amongst new drivers? Is it the performance options, such as the ST version, or the ST-Line X, ST-2, ST-3 and so on.

Let’s discuss a few of the vehicles key features which we think may make it appealing the public.

The Ford Fiesta

Ford Fiesta

The Ford Fiesta comes in a variety of models. Some include the Fiesta: Zetec, ST-Line, ST, ST-2, ST-3, Titanium, Vignale and more…

Depending on what you’re looking for in a car will depend on what model you choose. For example, if you’re a new driver and looking for your first car, the Zetec is worth researching. If you’re a more experienced driver, looking to drive something with a pretty impressive level of power, you may want to consider the ST. This is the type of car most commonly purchased to modify. Whether you buy the ST-Line for its cosmetic looks, or the ST for the power and driving experience, the ST model should serve you well. Or, maybe you’re not looking for either of the above, maybe you’re looking for a little luxury. If so, check out the Titanium and Vignale models.

More key selling points of the Fiesta include the technology and safety which comes with new models.

Technology

Upgraded technology on newer models includes: Active Park Assist, Lane Keeping Aid, Traffic Sign Recognition and more.

Safety

To help keep you and your vehicle safe out on the roads Ford has also incorporated ‘Pre-collision Assist’ and ‘Door Edge Protectors’ into their new technology. Safety first, as they say!

Sky Insurance

Whether you want insurance as a new driver on your Ford Fiesta, or you’re looking for modified / performance car insurance for your Fiesta ST, we can help here at Sky Insurance.

We offer Black Box Insurance for young drivers and Modified Car Insurance / Performance Car Insurance for more experienced drivers (who want to modify their car, or who own a performance / high-performance car).

Young Drivers Insurance

For our annual learner driver insurance policies, our minimum acceptance criteria is as follows:

  •  You must be between the ages of 17-21
  •  You must be looking to insure a vehicle you own
  •  Accompanying drivers must be between the ages of 21-72 and must have held a full UK license for a minimum of 3 years

For further information on this type of car insurance policy, visit the Young Drivers Insurance section on our website. To get a quote, click here.

Modified / Performance Car Insurance

To get insurance on a modified / performance car with us, you’ll need to meet our minimum acceptance criteria:

  • You must be at least 21 years old for Comprehensive cover
  • You must have proof of at least 1 year ‘claims free’ driving
  • You must have held a full UK driving licence for a minimum of 2 years

For further information on this type of car insurance policy, visit either the Modified Car Insurance webpage or Performance Car Insurance webpage on our website. To get a quote, click here.

 

*sources of information: What Car and Ford