Motor industry increases sales forecast for year

October saw the 20th consecutive month of growth in new car registrations, resulting in the SMMT revising its full year forecast to 2.25 million new units. ¬†Ford continues to dominate the league table with the Fiesta selling nearly 105,000 cars so far this year. ¬†Their Focus model is the second best selling vehicle with 76,493 registrations to date, followed by Vauxhall’s Corsa and Astra models.