Every year some of the top car manufacturers come up with their latest technological inventions and the best car models that surprise us with its unique set of features and capabilities. However, only a few car models are able to make it to the top and become the best selling cars.
Best Selling Cars
Here we will take a quick look at some of the top selling cars for the year 2010-2011.
Toyota Prius has always surprised us with something new and this time it was the hybrid technology that attracted a lot of people towards it. The Toyota Prius 2010 is certainly a far better car than its predecessor and therefore it certainly became the best selling car in the year 2010.
Although, there were some issues with USB integrated stereo and navigation system but people still loved the Toyota Prius for its superb performance. The car delivers very high MPG and that is what people wanted from their car. The car is very spacious and it has a very silent engine and it can creep quietly at low speeds. Toyota has also paid attention to lot of safety features and the overall styling of the car is far better than the 2009 model.
This car from Ford has already won a lot of appreciation in the United States for being a revamped Harley Davidson model on the street. The Ford F-150 is a powerful land yacht that has 4.6 liter V8 engine that has the capability to produce 248 horsepower. The car has 4 speed automatic transmission and has capability of running on ethanol-blended fuel as well.
Apart from the terrific power it is very spacious for the people who are inside. The car is available in three different models and it can easily compete any large pickup truck because of its awesome powertrain performance. Although, the fuel economy of this car is not that great it has a great towing and hauling capability.
Many people claim that the era of sedans have faded but Honda proved them wrong with their Honda Accord that is one of the best sedans on the road. The new Honda Accord sedan might not have a sporty appearance to impress the car buyers from the outside but it certainly has the performance because of its 3.5 liter V6 engine that can outgun many other rival six cylinder engines. It is also one of the cars on the road that has a good resale value in the market.
The powerful engine of this can produce 177 horsepower and 161 lb feet of torque. Being a city sedan, Honda has added all the safety features to it like ABS and full length side curtain bags. This car certainly is among the top selling cars for the year 2010.
People saw Toyota Camry 2010 for the first time at the 2009 North American International Auto Show and since then it was making news as one of the best passenger cars in the market. Toyota Camry is certainly one of the best selling cars for the year 2010 because of its comfort and performance options.
The new Toyota Camry comes with upgrade powertrain with a new 2.5 liter four cylinder engine that can produce 169 horsepower. However, the sporty version of Camry can deliver 268 horsepower from its 3.5 liter V6 engine. It has a new grille and front bumper that enhances the front looks along with wide lower intake and fog lights. It is an ideal car for those who want their car for daily use without compromising on quality and safety.
SUVs are really capturing the automobile market like anything because they are strong, sturdy and they are capable to handle rough road conditions in any climate. The Toyota RAV4 is a compact SUV that has a modern rugged theme to it. This car has a 2.4 liter four cylinder engine that can produce 166 horsepower.
The car has four speed automatic transmission and it also has lot of safety features like stability and traction control, airbags and tire pressure monitoring. The SUV is spacious like it looks from outside and it is ideal for those who are looking for some hassle free motoring at a very affordable price.
Towards the end of the year 2010 Nissan launched their ultimate innovation called Nissan LEAF and it instantly grabbed all the global attention. The car has certain won many awards including the 2011 European Car of the Year award.
However, it has also been one of the best selling cars towards the end of the year. Although, the car is a bit expensive it does not use gasoline and that impressed the people across many countries. The car is spacious and it can go up to 100 miles in one single charge.