Tuesday, August 04, 2020

Best selling cars in the world (Car units sold globally)

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The Best Selling Cars Ever Ever

Since the beginning of motorcar history, the highest accolade for every manufacturer, whether it be Ford, VW or TVR, is to sell the most cars.
We ask the question which is the best selling car ever in 2012? To give you a lead, we are going to show you the results for 1998.
When you look back at other best sellers - for example the Ford Cortina Mk1 back in the late 60's early 70's - it still hasn't made the list. This is due mainly to the model stopping production unlike the car in 1st place, which is still in production, therefore giving it the edge.

Here are the Top 5 1998 Best-Selling Cars

1st - Volkswagen Beetle 

The Beetle produced since 1937 till 1979 then restarted in 1998. Total Cars sold till 1979 - 21 million.

2nd - Toyota Corolla

The Toyota Corolla has been in production since its conception in 1963. 20 million cars sold.

3rd - Ford Model T

The Model T Ford was first manufactured in 1908 in its total run 16.5 million cars were sold

4th - Volkswagen Golf

or known in the US as the VW Rabbit, production started in 1974 and reached 15 million in 1998.

5th - Lada Riva

Production started in 1970 and reached 13.5 million.
There is 1998's best selling cars, any ideas which car is going to win? 


Here is the latest best selling models figures the Top 5 Best-Selling Cars in the world 

1st - Toyota Corolla

Best-selling nameplate in car history, production started in 1966 in Japan - the start of the compact car with quality, style and cost-effectiveness of more upmarket models. Nine generations over 40 years, 1997 - best selling car of all time. Over 35 million vehicles to present were sold. 

2nd - Volkswagen Golf

The car is one of the wonder cars of Europe. Extremely popular in all Marks. The Golf, a global leader through 5 generations, to present day over 30 million VW Golf cars sold worldwide.

3rd - Ford - F series

This model tops all cars can you believe it ! A Pickup sold more than any car except one & mainly achieved in North America made famous from the Fast and Furious with the Ford Lightning. Over 25 million of the Ford F series sold to date. So we come to it the Best Selling car up until 2012 , who would have thought it...

4th - Volkswagen Beetle

In our opinion the best selling car ever and for the fact it kept the same body design for over 55 years. It's said that Adolf Hitler drew its legendary contours on a paper towel. An amazing 21,529,464 VW Beetles were produced, and until 2003, the shape was produced in Mexico.

5th - Ford Model T

The Ford Model T still holding down after 98 years, the car available in any colour as long as it was black, due to the speed the paint dryed on the first car production line. The Model T Ford sold over 16,500,000 cars, one of the most iconic and best selling cars in the world.


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Fastest accelerating cars

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The fastest accelerating cars in the world

The quickest cars on the planet all in one place, check the 0-60 times and top speeds of these motors, you really don't want a traffic light race with one of these:-

Technically Fastest - 1.67 Barabus TKR : 0-60 mph 1.67 secs, 270 mph top speed

Bugatti Veyron Super Sport 
Named Guiness book of records Worlds fastest car 2013
2.4 secs 0-60 W16 1200hp Engine £1.6m
2.5 2006 Bugatti Veyron 16.4
2.6 2006 Ultima GTR 
2.8 2006 Saleen S7 Twin Turbo
2.88 2006 Ariel Atom 2 300
3.0 2006 Gumpert Apollo
3.07 1986 Ford RS200 Evo
3.1 2006 Caterham CSR 260
3.12 2006 Mosler MT900 Photon
3.2 1998 McLaren F1
3.2 2006 Koenigsegg CCX
3.3 1999 VeilSide Nissan R34 Skyline
3.3 2006 Gillet Vertigo
3.3 2006 Noble M15 
3.4 1998 Mercedes-AMG CLK-GTR
3.4 2007 Lamborghini Murciélago LP640
3.4 2007 Porsche 911 Turbo
3.48 2006 Westfield Megabusa
3.5 1994 Jaguar XJ150
3.5 2005 Mitsubishi Evo VIII MR FQ400
3.6 2006 Bugatti EB110
3.6 2006 Fisker Tramonto
3.6 2006 Ford GT 
3.65 2004 Ferrari Enzo Ferrari
3.65 2006 Ferrari FXX
3.7 1997 Ferrari F50
3.7 2006 Ascari KZ1
3.7 2006 Chevrolet Corvette Z06
3.7 2006 Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano 
3.7 2006 Pagani Zonda F Clubsport
3.7 2006 TVR Sagaris
3.8 1992 Ferrari F40
3.8 2004 Maserati MC12
3.8 2006 Evans 486 LM 
3.8 2006 Invicta S1-600
3.8 2006 Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren 
3.8 2006 TVR Tuscan S 
3.85 1999 Lamborghini Diablo SV 
3.9 1969 Porsche 917 
3.9 1989 Porsche 959 
3.9 1990 Gillet Donkervoort 
3.9 2001 B Engineering Edonis
3.9 2002 TVR Cerbera
3.9 2003 AMG Mercedes CLK DTM
3.9 2005 Lotus Exige 240R
3.9 2006 Dodge Viper SRT-10
3.9 2006 Porsche Carrera GT
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