Modern technology, especially when it comes to automobiles has reached an immeasurable height and has made the new cars a source of comfort. The automobile companies that are doing well nowadays have made a mark for themselves in the market with their luxurious cars, which not only extent the highest level of comfort, but also turn out to be a good drive offering that wonderful reliability & driving experience. It was a year where the price of gas was on a maddening hike, & it was assumed that fuel-sipping, low-margin small cars would outsell the life-size gas-guzzlers! At the time when the fuel price is constantly on a rise, people start to opt for need more than want!
Best Selling Cars
This article is dedicated to the top 8 best selling cars of the year 2011 that have stood the test of time as well as the test drive!
It is certainly the most reliable car & hence the bestselling automobile of all time. This car by Toyota has sold above 32 million units. The Toyota Corolla has the repute of being the car which offers countless years of service free performance. Thought to be amongst the best family automobile existing in the market, it has its share of avid & regular followers who wouldn’t buy anything apart from this Toyota creation!
This compact Mazda is amongst the top selling compact cars this year. This car comes along with a four-cylinder two-litre engine, 148-horsepower, and the optional 2.5L 167-hp four-cylinder. The Mazda3 is believed to feature a fuel economy equal to 8.1 litres/100 kilometers within the city, 5.9 L per100 kilometers on the highway.
The Honda Civic is every car lover’s dream! It is unquestionably amongst the best looking automobiles that are standing in the markets today. The Honda Civic is a 4 door sedan which started out as the fun car, but ended up becoming a cult car! There are many versions of the same that today find place in diverse walks of life. Civic’s latest version is a hot seller, the car’s cost being its best selling attribute.
It was believed that the Volkswagen Golf was meant to replace the iconic Beetle and as it turns out, this car replaced the Beetle and became exactly what is was deemed to be! This beauty has sold over 25 million units till date, so needless to say, it is an extremely good-looking car, but it’s also one of the BEST built cars in the world. It offers reliability & an incredible performance. No doubt then that the Volkswagen Golf has the #4 spot in the top 8 best sellers for the year 2011.
The Elantra by Hyundai boasts a sales figure of over 3,781. This Hyundai sedan comes with a 4-cylinder 2.0L engine & develops 138 hp. It also comes in a touring version. The Hyundia Elantra is believed to feature a fuel economy equal to 7.8 L per 100 kilometers within the city, 5.8 L per100 kilometers on the highway. You can purchase parts for all Hyundai models from Parts Geek online.
The Volkswagen Beetle, lovingly called the Bug is a car that’s won hearts of all car lovers around the globe. It is undoubtedly amongst the most famous and loved cars that have ever been built! Recently, the Beetle was given a grand restart by Volkswagen and as it turns out- it’s more admired than ever. The Volkswagen Beetle’s a hatchback that was thought to be a constant failure; however, this tiny wonder of a car has stood the test of time and proved its critics wrong! It maintains its spot in the top sellers in the automobile section and is still gaining popularity, not to forget it has sold over 21 million units globally.
Cobalt by Chevy boasts a sales figure of over 2,038. This Chevrolet sedan comes with a four-cylinder 2.2L engine that produces 155 hp. The good news is that it’s also obtainable in a coupe form. The Chevrolet Cobalt is believed to feature a fuel economy equal to 8.4 L per 100 kilometers within the city, 5.8 L per100 kilometers on the highway. The Chevy Cobalt begins at $14,990.
Toyota’s number two top 8 best sellers is the Toyota Matrix. The Matrix by Toyota boasts a sales figure of over 1,962 units in the month of April. It comes with a, four-cylinder 1.8L engine that generates 132-hp and also has another model that is a four-cylinder 2.4L engine that generates158-hp. The Toyota Matrix is believed to feature a fuel economy equal to 7.8 L per 100 kilometers within the city, 6.2 L per100 kilometers on the highway. The Toyota Matrix begins at $16,665.