Canadian Car of the Year Announced

The day before the public opening of the Canadian (Toronto) International AutoShow, the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada have announced the winner of the Canadian Car of the Year Award.  Congratulations goes to Honda as the Accord Sedan has been selected as the overall Canadian Car of the Year.

Honda Accord Sedan has been announced as the Canadian Car of the Year by AJAC

Honda Accord Sedan has been announced as the Canadian Car of the Year by AJAC

The Accord Sedan also won Best New Family Car (under $30,000).

The following is a breakdown of the other 2013 category winners that were already announced:

CITY CAR: Ford Focus EV

BEST NEW SMALL CAR (under $21k) Mazda3 Skyactiv Sedan

BEST NEW SMALL CAR (over $21k) Hyundai Elantra GT 

BEST NEW LUXURY CAR: Cadillac ATS (also recently named car of the year at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit)

BEST NEW PRESTIGE AND PERFORMANCE CAR (over $75k) Porsche 911 Carrera S

BEST NEW SPORTS/PERFORMANCE CAR (under $50k): Ford Focus ST

BEST NEW SPORTS/PERFORMANCE CAR (over $50k): Porsche Boxster

BEST NEW SUV/CUV (under $35k) Ford Escape 1.6 L EcoBoost

BEST NEW FAMILY CAR (under $30k) Honda Accord Sedan

BEST NEW FAMILY CAR (over $30k) Ford Fusion Hybrid

BEST NEW SUV/CUV ($35k-$60k) Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 2.0T

Congratulations to all of the winners.  The Canadian International AutoShow runs from February 15th to the 24th at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre

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