Auto Trader New Car Awards 2019

We are really pleased to share that a number of our brands have been featured in the Auto Trader New Car Awards 2019, based on survey feedback in 16 areas from over 60,000 car owners.

Taking the overall New Car of the Year 2019 title was the Peugeot 3008 which was commended for its quality interior, coming in second for driving comfort and for the quality of its features and accessories.

Ivan Aistrop, Auto Trader’s road test editor, commented on the 3008’s victory: “It’s easy to see why Britain’s car owners have voted the Peugeot 3008 as their overall New Car of the Year. People love its style – both on the inside and the outside - and it’s seriously impressive for interior quality, safety and equipment. It’s also good to drive, roomy and practical.”

Here’s what the owners of the other winning vehicles had to say according to Auto Trader:

Best Car for New Drivers 2019Volkswagen Golf

“The style, the standard features and how it drives all make for a nice experience. The sound system is really good, too.”

Best Car for Families 2019Seat Ateca

“I love everything about it! It ticks every single box I’d set out as purchase criteria: the Seat Ateca is the perfect vehicle for my family.”

Best Car for Dog Owners 2019Mazda CX-5

“Excellent build quality and refinement of the cabin. Mazda has done a fantastic job with the interior; it’s a lovely environment to be in for long periods of time and it has a huge amount of kit.”

Best Car for Towing 2019Kia Sportage

“I love the sitting up driving stance, the quality feel to the interior is excellent.”

Most Recommended Car 2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

“Performance, quality, handling. So far there is nothing not to like. This comes from someone who is not easy to please. It’s the best car I have ever owned or driven.”

Most Loved Car 2019 Mazda MX-5

“It’s immense fun to drive yet very economical. Makes you feel good every trip.”

Brand with the Best Features 2019 Jaguar

“The whole package. It looks great, drives well and the automatic gearbox is superb. The option to change the modes is brilliant. Very comfortable and huge space in the boot.”

Added: 10 May 2019

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