Each year, car manufacturers around the world release brand new car models after implementing upgrades in performance, aesthetics, economy and the impact their machines have on the environment. Each year has a different story in regards to their performance in terms of sales.
2014 has not been any different; it has seen the release of some of the most technologically advanced cars. Unfortunately, each year always starts on a low not in terms of sales, and picks up during the first three months.
There are a number of cars models that have recorded very high sales in automobile market. With each car maker doing their best to offer more, it has been a tight competition in the 2014 car market.
Here are the five best selling cars of the year 2014.
The Mercedes Benz 2014 CLA Class
This is yet another great looking machine from the Germans. It has a 2.0-liter turbo engine. Its four-cylinder engine is able to provide 208 horsepower at 5,500 RPM. This front wheel drive’s engine power is directed to its wheels via a seven-speed gearbox coupled through a dual clutch.
It has a highway fuel consumption of 38 Miles per gallon and 26 Mpg within city commute. This 5-passenger car has four passenger doors and sufficient boot space. It has side air bags, front passenger airbags, ABS break systems, traction control, and its very own tyre pressure monitor, no more having to stop over at the petrol station to confirm tyre pressure.
The 2014 Subaru Forester has a 2.5 L that is capable of producing 170 Hp at 5,800 RPM. It has a 6-speed Manual transmission with an incline start assist. It is a small sports Utility vehicle that offers four-wheel drive performance.
This four-door car can carry a total of five. You can also hitch a trailer to it when you need more luggage space. This car also comes packed with a number of safety features including both front and side airbags on the driver and passenger’s side. It also has ABS breaking, daytime running lights and child safe doors.
THE Subaru Forester offers a fuel consumption of 22 mpg with the city and 29 mpg on the high way. This is an excellent family car. It is very practical for the average family’s daily commute needs.
BMW 4 series
This is a close rival of the Mercedes. With its slightly smaller 2.4 L engine that churns out 191 Hp at 4250 RPM; this car has a consumption rating of 19 Mpg within the city and 24 Mpg. It is driven by an automatic transmission that powers all its four wheels thanks to its All Wheel Drive design.
The 2014 BMW 4 series comes packed with lots of safety features like Front and Side airbags, traction control, packing aid, fog lamps, a backup camera and an intelligent stability control.
The Kia Cadenza and Kia Sorento
Also making the list of the best selling cars of 2014 is the Kia Cadenza and Kia Sorento, these are South Korean models that have been able to cut out a piece in the world automobile market. The Sorento is a Sports Utility vehicle while the Cadenza is a Salon car. Both have proven to be a winner in terms of performance and fuel economy.
This year has a lot to offer interested car buyers in terms of performance, new technology and aesthetics. You can book practical driving test and try out anyone of these models to find out if which one is the ideal car for you.