The UK is one of the largest and globalised economies in the world. In fact, the capital, London is considered as one of the largest financial cities is the world, (along with New York). The UK and Ireland mainly imports manufactured goods, fuel, machinery and food items mainly from Germany, China, Netherlands, United States and France. But cars are also a major commodity imported to UK and Ireland. The following are most popular car imports.
The Honda Civic is manufactured in the United States, Mexico and Japan. The civic is definitely one of the most imported cars to UK and Ireland. It is preferred for its energy efficiency, classic look and speed, although it is definitely not the fastest Honda in the market.
BMW 3 Series
This is the company’s Best-selling car and very popular in UK and Ireland. BMW 3 Series is manufactured in Germany. Although it is not one of the most affordable cars in the market compared to some of its rivals, it is very popular in UK and Ireland. The power is definitely an attracting factor, strong performance , stylish and luxurious outlook, and it is solid enough.
The Ford Focus is among the most popular small family import cars in UK and Ireland. Manufactured in Japan and introduced imported in UK and Ireland a decade ago, Ford Focus has become popular among the UK and Ireland car fanatics.
Very classic, affordable and its availability in multiple body styles has made Ford Focus one of the most imported and popular cars.
The VW Golf is redefined, enjoyable and comfortable to drive. Solid car manufactured in Germany, very stylish classy, strong performance yet relatively affordable in UK. Suspension quite impressive and will allow to ride in serenity even on rough roads. The VW Golf is quite spacious and excellent for family use.
You cannot complete the list of most popular car imports without mentioning the popular Vauxhall Astra, very popular among young drivers and college students.
One of the reasons behind Astra’s popularity in UK and Ireland is that the modern version is quite stylish, comfortable ride and speed is also good.
The Ford fiesta is also among the most popular Irish car imports. Not quite stylish but quite affordable. It is comfortable and the performance is quite impressive. It is manufactured in different countries notably Brazil, Mexico, Argentina China and India. the Fiesta is one most popular used cars in Northern Ireland. A great resource for car owners to ensure their car is fully road legal is askMID.