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Canadian Car of the Year //

Canadian Car of the Year Category Winners

Nominees narrowed down on the road to Car of the Year

15.11.2011 / Comments | Print | Email

2012 Hyundai Veloster

2012 Hyundai Veloster

Eleven cars have been chosen as category winners following AJAC's Test Fest last week in Niagara on the Lake. Nearly 80 journalists took part in four days of testing on a track set up at Niagara District Airport and on specific routes on public roads in the Niagara area.

The category winners are:

Hyundai Accent

Hyundai Accent

Best New Small Car (under $21,000): Hyundai Accent

 
Hyundai Elantra

Hyundai Elantra

Best New Small Car (over $21,000): Hyundai Elantra

 
Kia Optima

Kia Optima

Best New Family Car (under $30,000): Kia Optima

 
Kia Optima Hybrid

Kia Optima Hybrid

Best New Family Car (over $30,000): Kia Optima Hybrid

 
Mercedes-Benz C Class C350 4Matic Sedan

Mercedes-Benz C Class C350 4Matic Sedan

Best New Luxury Car: Mercedes-Benz C-Class C350 4Matic Sedan

 
Hyundai Veloster

Hyundai Veloster

Best New Sports/Performance Car (under $50,000): Hyundai Veloster

 
BMW 1 Series M Coupe

BMW 1 Series M Coupe

Best New Sports/Performance Car (over $50,000): BMW 1 Series M Coupe

 
Mercedes-Benz S-Class S350 Bluetec 4Matic

Mercedes-Benz S-Class S350 Bluetec 4Matic

Best New Prestige Car (over $75,000): Mercedes-Benz S-Class S350 BlueTEC 4Matic

 
Dodge Journey

Dodge Journey

Best New SUV-CUV (under $35,000): Dodge Journey

 
Volkswagen Touareg TDI

Volkswagen Touareg TDI

Best New SUV-CUV ($35,000 - $60,000): Volkswagen Touareg TDI

 
BMW X3

BMW X3

Best New SUV/CUV (over $60,000): BMW X3

 

The overall Canadian Car of the Year will be named Feb. 16, 2012 at the Canadian International Auto Show in Toronto, along with the CUV of the Year and Best New Technology Award.

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