New Zealand Car of the Year 2016
Who are our reigning champions?
In 2016, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class took home the New Zealand Car of the Year award but the luxury manufacturer wasn't the night's only winner.
The winners of the New Zealand Car of the Year awards provide Kiwis with a sample of vehicles that act as a great starting point for selection within individual buying categories (Best in Class) or based upon safety (Safest Car).
All of 2016's New Zealand Car of the Year winners
|Best in Class - Small Car||Holden Spark|
|Best in Class - Compact Car||Honda Civic|
|Best in Class - Medium/Large Car||SKODA Superb|
|Best in Class - Luxury Car||Mercedes-Benz E-Class|
|Best in Class - Small SUV||Mazda CX-3|
|Best in Class - Medium SUV||Volkswagen Tiguan|
|Best in Class - Large SUV||Mazda CX-9|
|Best in Class - Luxury SUV||Volvo XC90|
|Best in Class - Sports/Performance||Ford Mustang GT|
|Best in Class - Utility||Ford Ranger|
|Safest Car 2016||Mercedes-Benz GLC|
|People's Choice 2016||Mazda CX-9|
|New Zealand Car of the Year 2016||Mercedes-Benz E-Class|