2018 was another intriguing year in the auto market with a wide range of fantastic automobiles proving to be popular with the public. There were the predictable automobiles which consistently rank amongst the best-selling vehicles of the year as well as a few newcomers which represent new trends in the auto industry. Here are a few of most popular cars in 2018 which look set to dominate the roads in 2019.


Ford Fiesta

Once again the Ford Fiesta was the best selling car in the UK and it has been a favourite amongst the public for a number of years now. It is easy to see why as it is a superb vehicle well suited to families and professionals. This is because it is small yet has a surprising amount of interior space, it is enjoyable to drive and cheap to run.


Volkswagen Golf

Similarly, the VW Golf remains one of the UK’s favoured automobiles. It is a great all -rounder with affordable running costs, a class-leading interior, an enjoyable driving experience, efficient engines and superb build quality. It is well-suited to all types of motorist and its reliability ensures that this is one of the best used cars available with great availability as it is so popular.


Nissan Qashqai

One of the more surprising entries into the UK’s favourite cars in 2018 was the Nissan Qashqai which is a compact SUV. This shows the growing trend of SUVs which are appealing to UK motorists as they are so practical. The Qashqai is a class leader because it is stylish, comfortable, spacious and affordable.


Ford Kuga

Similarly, the Ford Kuga was another SUV that was popular with the UK public and this is for good reason. As a Ford, you can expect great build quality and reliability but it is also spacious and comfortable which makes it a good choice for families or those that regularly transport groups of people.


Mercedes-Benz A Class

The A-Class is the best-selling premium family hatchback and a highly desirable automobile for many. As you would expect with a Mercedes, the A-Class oozes style and class but also has a spacious interior, plenty of great tech, a terrific driving performance and great build quality.


These are just a few of the most popular cars in 2018. Hatchbacks remain the most popular option as a vehicle type that appeals to all types of motorist, but SUVs are also growing in popularity and this looks set to be a trend that continues in 2019 and beyond. Many of these automobiles can also be found for affordable prices when you shop in the used car market and they are all excellent investments that will provide many happy years of motoring.