What Car? Car of the Year Awards 2018
Posted on 30/01/2018
Another year, another What Car awards and this year the franchises that we supply have taken away 5 awards, congratulations to Kia, Škoda, Nissan and Mazda.
City Car of the Year 2018: Kia Picanto
The Kia Picanto is perfect for city drives as its size makes parking in the tightest of spaces a breeze and it doesn’t compromise on boot space, you will have plenty of room for the essentials. The Picanto is renowned for being reliable. Comfort, quality and value for money are at the forefront of the all-new Picanto.
Family Car of the Year 2018: Škoda Octavia
With a great price and generous amount of space the Octavia is plenty big enough for the whole family, and the shopping. With comfort in mind, the Octavia drives smoothly, and the plush seats make it a delight for passengers and the driver. It can get between 43 – 73 mpg which is exceptional for a car of this class.
Estate Car of the Year 2018: Škoda Superb Estate
The Skoda Superb has everything you ever needed from an estate, with a large boot that can fit 660 litres and 1,950 litres when the back seats are down. The Superb is great for towing with a limit of 2,200kg, comfy seats and spacious interior.
Electric Car of the Year 2018: Nissan Leaf
The All-New Nissan Leaf which comes out spring 2018, has a 40 kWh battery which allows it to travel 235 miles on a single charge. This is a huge improvement to the Original. With Nissan Intelligent Mobility the technology in the car makes it one of the safest and powerful EV’s in its price range.
Convertible Car of the Year 2018: Mazda MX-5 2.0 SE-L Nav
This super sleek Mazda has brilliant handling with rear wheel drive and superior power to weight ratio with 50:50 weight distribution. The sporty look and the plush interior makes this one of the best looking and feeling convertibles. With the option of a hardtop, this makes it perfect all year round.
If any of these cars interest you please do not hesitate to contact your local Sandicliffe Dealership or you can call on 0115 9395000, we can arrange tests drives and give your more information on these award-winning cars.