And the award for Car of the Year in Europe is for the Peugeot 3008

Peugeot 3008 Peugeot SUV Trophy

award for Car of the Year Europe is one of the most important in the world of automobiles. All brands like to say they have the best car in the year between their product offerings, something that sells a lot and help to boost sales of a vehicle. Today, makes scant minutes, has been unveiled the winner of the award in the edition 2017.

As on other occasions, first is a filter between all the vehicles that are eligible for the award, leaving a total of seven finalists. models that on this occasion they came to the end were: Alfa Romeo Giulia, Citro├źn C3, Mercedes E-Class, Nissan Micra, Peugeot 3008, Toyota C-HR and Volvo S90. The 58 specialist journalists from 22 different countries, with no less than 6 Spanish representatives, have given their verdict, and the winner was the Peugeot 3008, the new SUV of the French brand.

Peugeot 3008 Peugeot SUV Trophy

key points, as has been pointed out, for the victory for the Peugeot 3008 are the great step forward compared to its predecessor, the technology and the design, as well as its wide range. As a curiosity, this is the the first time that an SUV model will rise with the prize the Car of the Year in Europe.

Score of the finalists for the Car of the Year in Europe by 2017

  1. Peugeot 3008: 319 points
  2. Alfa Romeo Giula: 296 points
  3. Mercedes E-Class: 197 points
  4. Volvo S90/V90: 172 points
  5. Citroen C3: 166 points
  6. Toyota C-HR: 165 points
  7. Nissan Micra: 135 points

What is certain is that the seven models finalists are products have caused sensations to incorporate designs that are bold and well received by the public, a high level of technology, or the combination of both factors, as in the case of the SUV French.

According to the votes of the jury in Spanish, the order would have been the following:

  1. Peugeot 3008: 50 points
  2. Citroen C3: 26 points
  3. Nissan Micra: 22 points
  4. Alfa Romeo Giulia: 16 points
  5. Toyota C-HR: 16 points
  6. Volvo S90: 15 points
  7. Mercedes Class E: 5 points

Peugeot 3008
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