The winner of the “UK Car of the Year” competition was the model that previously became the best in all of Europe.
The jury of the “Car of the Year in Great Britain” competition summed up the results: the Toyota Yaris model family got three titles at once in various nominations, including the main one. A total of 29 jury members selected winners in 12 categories.
So, the main victory went to the hot hatch Toyota GR Yaris, and the same car was named the best among sports cars. The regular Yaris surpassed all competitors in the “Best Supermini” category. In addition, Toyota also won the Open Top Car of the Year nomination for the Lexus LC.
Skoda and Ford each got two victories. The Octavia excelled in the Best Family Car and Best Wagon categories, with the Ford Puma winning the small crossover and the Ford Kuga leading the mid-size segment. There are also two electric cars on the list of triumphants. The Honda e is the UK’s Car of the Year for city cars and the VW ID.3 is the compact hatchback car of the year.
The Mercedes-Benz S-Class was chosen as the award car of the year in Great Britain, the Land Rover Defender was selected among the large crossovers and SUVs, and the BMW 4-Series was named the main coupe of 2021 by the jury.