Romanian carmaker Dacia, part of the Renault group, saw sales in the UK jump by almost 50 per cent in June. This while the overall UK market saw a slight drop in total sales.
According to figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders, Dacia sold 2,935 new cars in June, an increase of 46.76 per cent on June of 2018. A total of 223,421 new cars were sold in the UK in June, a fall of 4.9 per cent on June 2018.
In the first half of 2019, Dacia sold 18,568 cars in the UK, an increase of 36.36 per cent on the first six months of 2018.