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13 December 2017

Skoda’s Kodiaq is New Zealand’s Car of 2017

It’s been turning heads around the world since its launch and now the Skoda Kodiaq is New Zealand’s Car of the Year for 2017.

10 October 2017

Market well covered with New Zealand Car of the Year top 10

Determining the best of the best for the 2017 New Zealand Car of the Year will be especially challenging for judges this December.

2 November 2016

People’s Choice voting open – Which is YOUR NZ Car of the Year?

Voting is now open for 2016 New Zealand Car of the Year People’s Choice award.

7 October 2016

Market well covered with 2016 New Zealand Car of the Year top 10

This year’s New Zealand Car of the Year award finalists will force judges to make some hard decisions to determine their top pick.

5 November 2015

People’s Choice voting opens – Which is YOUR car of the year?

Voting is now open for the 2015 New Zealand Car of the Year People’s Choice award.

7 October 2015

Market well covered with New Zealand Car of the Year top 10

This year’s New Zealand Car of the Year award finalists are a mixed bag covering nearly every corner of the market.

17 October 2013

New Zealand Car of the Year top 10 finalists announced

The finalists for the 2013 New Zealand Car of the Year are a mixed bag of contenders which include three SUVs, a sports car, a luxury vehicle and, for the first time, an electric offering.

12 December 2012

AA and Motoring Writers Announce New Zealand Car of the Year

The Automobile Association and the New Zealand Motoring Writers’ Guild have tonight announced the winner of the prestigious New Zealand Car of the Year award, and the 10 vehicle class and safety award recipients.

4 October 2012

New Zealand Car of the Year Finalists and Vehicle Award Categories Announced

The Automobile Association and the New Zealand Motoring Writers Guild have announced the 10 vehicles they have selected as finalists for the prestigious 2012 New Zealand Car of the Year award.

26 September 2012

AA and Motoring Writers Guild announce New Zealand’s most prestigious car awards

The Automobile Association and the New Zealand Motoring Writers’ Guild have announced they are combining their expertise to present New Zealand’s most prestigious car award, the New Zealand Car of the Year.

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