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  • 10 July 2019
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    Auto Express Awards 2019

    A roundup of 2019 Auto Express awards, which happened on Tuesday 9th July 2019. Stocked brands such as Kia, Toyota and Citroen all took home awards, proving themselves to be leading the game in 2019.

Auto Express Awards 2019

All you need to know about the 2019, Auto Express Car Awards. Winners include the Kia e-Niro, Toyota Corolla and Citroen Berlingo XL.

Honda Civic Type R - Hot Hatch of the Year 2019

It comes as no surprise to us that the Honda Civic Type R has been crowned Hot Hatch of the Year, by Auto Express. Runners up include the Cupra Ateca and Ford Fiesta ST. Always turning heads, the rule-breaking Type R combines power and sleek design for an ultimate performance car. This hot hatch is the fastest front-wheel-drive car around the Nurburgring ring, completing the track in 7:43.8s... can your Mondeo do that?

Honda Civic Type R Article

The Citroen C3 Aircross - Small SUV of the Year 2019


Citroen has celebrated 100 years of motoring this year, and what a year it has been! Taking home the 'Small SUV of the Year' award, the C3 Aircross is distinctly Citroen. The perfect combination of strength and originality, the C3 AIRCROSS is distinctive and stylish, always turning heads for the right reasons. Auto Express also gave commendations to the Dacia Duster and Volkswagen T-Cross.
Citroen C3 Aircross Article

The Toyota Corolla - Affordable Hybrid of the Year 2019

The re-launch of the Corolla has seen an excellent year for Toyota, with the All-New Corolla cemented as a customer favourite..for obvious reasons! Taking home the 2019 Auto Express award for 'Affordable Hybrid Car of the Year', the All-New Corolla is striking on the road and irresistibly comfy inside, packed full of tech and a certain je ne sais quoi onlookers can't ignore. Runners up for the award include the Hyundai Iconiq Plug-In and Toyota Prius. Oh, did we mention it was good for the environment?

Toyota Corolla Article

Kia e-Niro - Affordable Electric Car of the Year 2019


This sleek crossover was always set to stand out from the bunch. Officially crowned the 'Affordable Electric Car of the Year' in the 2019 Auto Express awards. The All-New Kia e-Niro proves you don't need to compromise on style or comfort, to do good for the environment. With a range of approximately 282 miles / 455 km, the e-Niro is a consistent saving machine. Saving money & saving the environment? Win-win! Also commended was the Nissan Leaf and Hyundai Kona Electric, all available at Howards Motor Group.
Kia e-Niro Article

Citroen Berlingo XL - MPV of the Year

This versatile multipurpose vehicle (MPV), is assertive in design and a practical in nature. Perfect for families, the Berlingo XL is bigger and more modular than ever before. Also commended in the 'Van of the Year 2019' category, this Berlingo XL is efficient, offers a record amount of space and exceptional comfort for everybody on board! French manufacturers are dominating the podium in this category, with the Citroen Grand C4 SpaceTourer and Renault Grand Scenic also commended.


Citroen Berlingo XL Article

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