Hyundai’s Hat-Trick of Awards

Hyundai Small CarHyundai Motor Company takes home more awards than any other manufacturer at the AJAC Canadian Car of the Year Awards. Hyundai has announced the all-new Hyundai Accent, Elantra and Veloster have been named ‘Best New Small Car under $21,000’, ‘Best New Small Car over $21,000’, and ‘Best New Sports/Performance Car under $50,000’, respectively.

The all-new Accent, Elantra, and Veloster were among 60 new models tested across 11 categories during an intensive one-week event known as Test Fest. AJAC jurors evaluate each new vehicle based on a broad list of characteristics including quality, refinement, dynamic performance and fuel economy among others.

The regimented testing method employed by AJAC for their Car of the Year awards is among the most thorough and transparent in the world.

The vehicles are evaluated in back-to-back assessments, with the results offering genuine relevance for car buyers. The rigorous testing program includes “real world” driving on public roads – exactly where consumers drive. Every vehicle is compared on the same roads, under the same conditions to ensure objective evaluation with a rating 1-10 applied to each measured criteria.

About Rob Fraser 1998 Articles
Rob Fraser – General dogsbody & Director Rob is the founder of the business. He constantly mutters something about way too many red wines one evening being to blame. Often known for taking the 4WD in the driveway over the sports car, he has travelled pretty much everywhere in Australia and when he is bored goes for a drive. He first learned to drive on the farm in a left hand drive WW11 Jeep when he was 11, and was hooked on 4WDriving way back then. In addition to 4WD he is an avid motoring enthusiast and has maintained a strong interest in the industry ever since his teens. He has owned way too many cars in his time as well. Having previously lived at the top of corporate life he retired in 2000 and hasn’t put a suit and tie on since. Cars are his passion so why not have a business doing what you love he figures. He has towed either a caravan or camper trailer to most parts of Australia, has run guided tours for camper trailers’ and instructed drivers in off road towing.