What Car? Car of the Year Awards 2024

Winning a What Car? Car of the Year Award is one of the biggest accolades a car can get. New cars undergo a rigorous testing process, with judges assessing everything from practicality and performance, to comfort and technology, crowning category winners and overall Car of the Year.

And the winners are…

Overall Winner & Small SUV of the Year: Lexus LBX 1.5 Premium Plus
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Small car of the year: Renault Clio 1.0 TCe 90 Techno
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Family Car of the year: Toyota Corolla 1.8 Hybrid Icon
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Family SUV of the year: Kia Sportage 1.6T GDi 3
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Plug-in Hybrid of the year: Mazda MX-30 R-EV Prime Line
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Family Electric SUV of the Year: Kia EV6 RWD GT-Line
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Executive Car of the Year: Tesla Model 3 RWD
Available for tax free, overseas military and diplomat

Estate Car of the Year: Toyota Corolla Touring Sports 1.8 Hybrid Icon
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Luxury Car of the Year: BMW X7 40d M Sport (Ultimate Pack)
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Coupe/Convertible of the Year: BMW 4 Series 420i M Sport (Pro Pack)
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Performance Car of the Year: BMW M3 Touring Competition xDrive
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Best performance car for value: BMW M240i xDrive
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Best 7-seater for value: Dacia Jogger 1.0 TCe 110 Expression
Available for tax free, overseas military and diplomat

Best electric 7-seater: Kia EV9 AWD GT-Line
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Best luxury car to be driven in: BMW i7 xDrive60 Excellence Pro
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Best executive car interior: BMW i5 eDrive40 M Sport
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Best small electric SUV for families: Hyundai Kona Electric 65kwh Advance
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Best small electric car for the city: Fiat 500 Electric 42kwh Icon
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Best small electric car to drive: Cupra Born 58kwh V1
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Best plug-in hybrid for luxury: BMW X5 xDrive50e M Sport
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Best family SUV for value: Citroen C5 Aircross 1.2 PureTech 130 Plus
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Best small SUV for comfort: Volkswagen T-Roc 1.5 TSI 150 Life
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Best hot hatch for everyday usability: Audi RS3 Sportback Carbon Black
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Best family car interior: BMW 1 Series 118i M Sport
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Best family car for value: SEAT Leon 1.0 TSI 110 SE
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Best small car for value: Dacia Sandero 1.0 TCe 100 Bi-Fuel Expression
Available for tax free, overseas military and diplomat

Best small car interior: Mini 3dr Cooper (Exclusive Pack)
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