The Toyota Corolla has now been branded as the best selling vehicle in Australia in 2014. This car has claimed top spot honors for the 2nd year in a row followed by Mazda 3, making it a huge success in the automotive industry. During this year, the Corolla managed to hit 43, 735 sales. The Corolla has been able to find a place between the low-end and high-end luxury cars. There have been a number of changes to the newer models which has made the car very popular – the interior and exterior designs are sleek, appealing to most people and the fuel consumption has been very efficient compared to other models. Maybe, this is why most people prefer the Toyota Corolla.
Throughout the year the sales competition has been between two cars – the Mazda 3 and Toyota Corolla with Mazda 3 taking top slot honors in January, February, September, November and December. However, the other 7 months saw the Corolla take the gong with more than 3,500 units above the Mazda 3. This is according to confidential preliminary figures received by News Corp Australia.
The Corolla improved its annual sales by 0.5 percent compared to 2013 where 43,498 units were sold. In 2014, the Toyota took the best selling model and marked the 12th year in row that the Japanese company has topped the charts in Australia.