Tag Archives: Awards
Posted on18. Mar, 2009 by webmestre.
FOR ITS 5 DOOR AND SC VERSIONS The SEAT Ibiza design is given the prestigious “Red Dot Award” • The 5 door Ibiza receives the “Best of the Best” award for its high quality design • The SC version receives the “Red Dot” award for outstanding quality • SEAT awarded a new design distinction after [...]
Posted on10. Mar, 2009 by webmestre.
Mitsubishi i-MiEV Named World Green Car of the Year Finalist Mitsubishi Motors’ zero-emission urban transport solution, the pure-electric i-MiEV, was named today as one of the top three contenders in the prestigious World Green Car competition. The innovative i-MiEV was selected from a list of five first-round finalists-pared from an original list of more than [...]
Posted on01. Mar, 2009 by webmestre.
2009 Hyundai Genesis Named “Top Safety Pick” By IIHS February 26, 2009 — FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., — The “2009 North American Car of the Year” Hyundai Genesis sedan bolstered its resume with a “TOP SAFETY PICK” rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). Hyundai’s all-new flagship earned a “good” overall evaluation in side [...]
Posted on18. Feb, 2009 by webmestre.
Euro NCAP Safety Test Awards Five Stars to Mazda6 – Officially one of the safest cars in the world – HIROSHIMA, Japan—The new Mazda6 (known as the Mazda Atenza in Japan) with European specifications has been awarded the five-star maximum rating by the European New Car Assessment Programme* (Euro NCAP) in its 2009 combined safety [...]
Posted on17. Feb, 2009 by webmestre.
FORD ESCAPE HYBRID RECOGNIZED AS BEST NEW FAMILY VEHICLE BY KELLEY BLUE BOOK * Editors of Kelley Blue Book’s kbb.com today named the 2009 Ford Escape Hybrid one of its “2009 Best New Family Vehicles.” * Kbb.com editors praised the 2009 Escape Hybrid’s improved – more powerful and more efficient – gas-electric powertrain and its [...]
Posted on15. Feb, 2009 by webmestre.
Mitsubishi Super-All-Wheel Control Wins AJAC’s 2009 Best New Technology Award TORONTO, (Ontario) February, 11, 2009 – The Mitsubishi Super-All-Wheel Control technology, available on the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution, was declared the 2009 Best New Technology by the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC). The award was announced today during a press conference that opened the Canadian [...]
Posted on13. Feb, 2009 by webmestre.
BMW X6 wins “Off Road” magazine reader survey. 02/12/2009 Munich. Outstanding driving dynamics and unique design made the BMW X6 the clear favourite of the “Off Road” specialist magazine readership. Winning by a clear margin, the first Sports Activity Coupe in the world scored top marks in the “Four by Four of the Year 2009″ [...]
Posted on12. Feb, 2009 by webmestre.
FORD HYBRIDS RECOGNIZED BY INTELLICHOICE.COM AS BEST CROSSOVER/SUV VALUE UNDER $28,000 * 2009 Ford Escape Hybrid and Mercury Mariner Hybrid were named Best Crossover/SUV Value Under $28,000 by IntelliChoice.com. * Best Overall Value of the Year (BOVY) Awards recognize vehicles whose cost of ownership are significantly lower than expected compared to competitive models in the [...]
>> smart fortwo named most fuel-efficient vehicle in the two-seater class for the second consecutive year
Posted on11. Feb, 2009 by webmestre.
>> smart fortwo named most fuel-efficient vehicle in the two-seater class for the second consecutive year TORONTO, ON (February 11, 2009) – Today Natural Resources Canada presented the smart fortwo with an ecoENERGY for Vehicles award for being the most fuel efficient vehicle in the two-seater category. This is the second year in a row [...]