Nissan's next Murano unveiled

Nissan debuts the third incarnation of its flagship SUV - the new Murano. Check out gallery images of the new crossover!

Car basketball? Dribbling while driving

Ever wanted to play basketball and drive? Watch as David Kalb dribbles while driving and manages to shoot a three-pointer!

And 2012's best-seller car was...

2013-04-09 09:35

FOCUS ON TOP: The Ford Focus ST was the best-selling hot hatch in the last three months of 2012 in Europe.

 

Ford’s Focus outsold all other vehicles in 2012 by a huge margin, according to market researcher RL Polk & Co.

The US automaker sold more than a million Focus units globally, topping perennial sales champion Toyota’s Corolla by more than 147 000.

THREE FORD'S IN TOP 10

Third was Ford’s F-Seriestruck, followed by Chinese automakes Wuling's Sunshine, Toyota's Camry and Ford's Fiesta. The Focus has become a huge success in China with nearly 300 000 sold in 2012.

Best-selling vehicles of 2012
1 Ford Focus 1 020 410
2 Toyota Corolla 872 774
3 Ford F-Series 785 630
4 Wuling Sunshine 768 870
5 Toyota Camry 729 793
6 Ford Fiesta 723 130
7 VW Golf 699 148
8 Chevrolet Cruze  661 325
9 Honda Civic 651 159
10 Honda CR-V 624 982


NEXT ON WHEELS24X

Read Wheels24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
11 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining

Inside Wheels24

FEATURED COLUMNIST

300SL Roadster: An automotive Easter bunny

Wheels24 columnist DAVE FALL takes a light-hearted look at what he considers to be one of the best looking cars yet – a 1957 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Roadster. What would your 'dream car' be?

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.