New Car Honours 2008
The best new cars on sale in the UK over the last 12 months are revealed.
What a year for new cars! Refusing to buckle under the credit crunch, manufacturers are working hard to push the boundaries to come up with better looking, more efficient and more desirable new models. Now it's time for us to name those that have finished head and shoulders above the competitiion in Auto Express' New Car Honours 2008.
A total of 18 trophies have been awarded, including the one every manufacturer strives for - Auto Express Car of the Year.
In this review
- 1Introduction - currently readingThe best new cars on sale in the UK over the last 12 months are revealed.
- 2Car of the YearJaguar XF
- 3Best Design of the YearAlfa Romeo 8C Competizione
- 4Best ConvertibleMazda MX-5 RC
- 5Best CoupeAudi TT
- 6Best Sporting CarNissan GT-R
- 7Best Hot HatchMINI John Cooper Works
- 8Best MPVFord S-Max
- 9Best Estate CarFord Mondeo
- 10Best Premium SUVLand Rover Discovery
- 11Best Compact SUVLand Rover Freelander
- 12Best Luxury CarMercedes S-Class
- 13Best Executive CarJaguar XF
- 14Best Compact Executive CarAudi A4
- 15Best Family CarFord Mondeo
- 16Best Compact Family CarHonda Civic
- 17Best Supermini MPVNissan Note
- 18Best SuperminiVauxhall Corsa
- 19Best City CarFiat 500