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British-built Nissan Qashqai confirmed as UK’s best-selling new car of 2022

  • Nissan Qashqai secures top spot with 42,704 sales in 2022
  • First British-built UK best-seller since 1998
  • First time Nissan has topped the annual sales chart
  • Ground-breaking Qashqai showcases UK automotive design, engineering and manufacturing talent

The UK's favourite car of 2022 and the first British-built model to top the annual sales for 24 years, the Nissan Qashqai. 

Statistics released today show a total of 42,704 new Qashqais were driven off dealership forecourts across the UK in 2022 and the figure for December alone stood at an impressive 3,506, reported the SMMT.

The Nissan Qashqai has long been a popular choice for car buyers in the United Kingdom, and it is no surprise that it has been confirmed as the best-selling new car in the UK for 2022. To celebrate the achievement, an exclusive gold-wrapped Qashqai was created in honour of the 7,000 Nissan employees from around the UK that have contributed to its success. The award is  testament to the quality and reliability of the Qashqai, which has consistently received high ratings from both consumers and industry experts.

The Qashqai is a compact crossover SUV that was first introduced in 2007. It was one of the first vehicles of its kind, and it helped to pave the way for the proliferation of similar vehicles in the market. The Qashqai has undergone several updates and facelifts over the years, but it has always remained true to its original design philosophy: to offer a practical, reliable, and stylish vehicle that is suitable for both urban and rural environments.

One of the key features of the Qashqai is its British-built engine, which is known for its fuel efficiency and low emissions. This has made the Qashqai a popular choice for eco-conscious drivers, and it has contributed to the vehicle's success in the UK market.

In addition to its practicality and reliability, the Qashqai also offers a comfortable and stylish interior. It comes with a range of advanced technology features, including a touchscreen infotainment system, satellite navigation, and a premium audio system. The Qashqai also has a spacious and well-equipped cabin, making it a great choice for families and individuals who value comfort and convenience.

Overall, it is clear that the British-built Nissan Qashqai is a top choice for car buyers in the United Kingdom, and it is no surprise that it has been confirmed as the best-selling new car in the country for 2022. Its combination of style, reliability, and practicality make it a vehicle that is sure to appeal to a wide range of consumers.

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