On Car of the Year It is one of the most important awards in the automotive industry, which has been shipped in Europe since 1964 – it first won the Rover 2000 -. Coti, the organization that does just that finalists who will compete for the 2019 edition.
Alpine A110: The first of the finalists is Alpine A110, a brand that the Renualt group decided to return. He did it with this coupe sports two-seater the central rear engine. His body has a length of 4.18 meters and uses a 1.8 liter petrol engine of 252 hp that is connected to a seven-speed automatic transmission.
Citroën C5 Aircross: This great SUV is another one that is included in the list. She has the ability to transport seven passengers in a convenient way, which combines the design, technology and our progress in brand quality.
It is 4.50 meters long, offering excellent equipment, a progressive suspension and a range of petrol and diesel engines from 130 to 180 hp, which will be coupled with a hybrid built-in version.
Ford Focus: In its fourth generation, it is one of the favorite factors that have been developed at a dynamic level of comfort and offer efficient mechanics. In addition, the model has made a strong commitment to safety with new driving assistants advancing in the democratization of autonomous functions.
Jaguar I-Pace: Within the premiums it appears Jaguar I-tempo, an electric SUV that is 4.68 meters long. It offers two engines, one on each axle, which delivers 400 hp of total power and a large range of -480 kilometers. Despite its large weight accelerates from 0 to 100 km / h in only 4.8 seconds.
Kid Ceed: The new model has been nominated for really buying with excellent price and product ratio. It shows great progress in advancement and a number of body options. For this adds new engines between 100 and 204 hp and with "micro-hybrid" versions of 48V on the horizon.
Mercedes Benz Class A: This is another with good opportunities, because there are interesting weapons like its great dynamics, good engines, complete equipment – the quality that prints the German brand of its products -. But also his other differential its sophisticated interior, where it displays large screens and a new multimedia multimedia information and entertainment system, one of the most advanced in the world.
Peugeot 508: This was revealed in this new generation with a design style coupe from four doors. And it keeps the concept i-cockpit from the PSA group, but in the latest evolution. It offers comfort and agility thanks to the new PureTech petrol engines and BlueHDi diesel.
Peugeot 508 will fight to be the Car of the Year 2019.
To win Car of the Year there is a jury of 60 members – the most specialized journalists from different media and countries in Europe, and the nominees should be new vehicles already on sale – or to be before the end of the year, in five or more European markets. The winner will be announced at the opening of the Geneva Motor Show next year.