Finalists announced for NZ Car of the Year Awards

Finalists announced for NZ Car of the Year Awards

Fiat 500 fin

The time has arrived for the 2008 NZ Car of the Year awards and nine vehicles have been shortlisted for New Zealand’s biggest automotive accolade. Among the finalists is the FG Ford Falcon reinforcing its popularity here in NZ, and the stylish Fiat 500.

Votes will be submitted by all members of the Motoring Writers Guild of NZ and finalists will be judged on various criteria. These criteria include how well the vehicle performs its allotted role; styling; interior design and accommodation; fit, finish and quality; ride and refinement; performance; road-holding and handling; value for money; active and passive safety; environmental responsibility.

The winner will be announced on Monday the 12th of January 2009.

The full list of finalists:

Fiat 500
FG-series Ford Falcon
Honda Accord Euro
Hyundai i30
Jaguar’s XF
Mazda6
Nissan X-Trail
Subaru Forester
Volkswagen Tiguan

Fiat 500 fin

The time has arrived for the 2008 NZ Car of the Year awards and nine vehicles have been shortlisted for New Zealand’s biggest automotive accolade. Among the finalists is the FG Ford Falcon reinforcing its popularity here in NZ, and the stylish Fiat 500.

Votes will be submitted by all members of the Motoring Writers Guild of NZ and finalists will be judged on various criteria. These criteria include how well the vehicle performs its allotted role; styling; interior design and accommodation; fit, finish and quality; ride and refinement; performance; road-holding and handling; value for money; active and passive safety; environmental responsibility.

The winner will be announced on Monday the 12th of January 2009.

The full list of finalists:

Fiat 500
FG-series Ford Falcon
Honda Accord Euro
Hyundai i30
Jaguar’s XF
Mazda6
Nissan X-Trail
Subaru Forester
Volkswagen Tiguan

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