September 29, 2023


The Ford Focus was probably the most scrapped automobile mannequin in 2022, in keeping with new information from the Scrap Automotive Comparability service.

The Vauxhall Corsa was revealed because the second most scrapped mannequin, with its bigger sibling – the Astra – following in third.

It’s no shock that the Focus topped the chart for the sixth yr working. Return 14 years (the common age of scrapped autos) and it was a time when the household hatchback was flying out of recent automobile showrooms.

New additions to the 2022 record of most scrapped vehicles embrace the chief BMW 3 Collection (greater than the 1 Collection, 5 Collection and X5s mixed), the Ford Transit van and MINI hatch.

High 10 most scrapped automobile fashions in 2022

  1. Ford Focus
  2. Vauxhall Corsa
  3. Vauxhall Astra
  4. Ford Fiesta
  5. Volkswagen Golf
  6. BMW 3 Collection
  7. Ford Transit
  8. Mini Hatch (Cooper/One)
  9. Vauxhall Zafira
  10. Renault Clio

Ford was additionally probably the most scrapped automobile producer of 2022, adopted by Vauxhall and Volkswagen.

New entry automobile producers to the High 10 included German manufacturers BMW, Audi and Mercedes.

High 10 most scrapped automobile makes in 2022

  1. Ford
  2. Vauxhall
  3. Volkswagen
  4. Peugeot
  5. Renault
  6. BMW
  7. Citroen
  8. Audi
  9. Toyota
  10. Mercedes

“That is the sixth yr working the place we’ve seen the Ford Focus come out on prime as probably the most scrapped automobile, and we anticipate to see it that includes extremely in our most scrapped lists for a few years to return,” stated stated Dan Gick, Managing Director of Scrap Car Comparison.

“Recognition will at all times have a bearing on which vehicles are scrapped, and 2022’s outcomes assist to highlight the enduring reputation of the Focus mannequin, even when many do ultimately meet the scrap heap.”