Collaborating with you to identify
the best cars in South Africa
YOU know YOUR car
better than anyone.
That's why we need YOU to take our ownership survey
and help us provide the best buying advice to South Africans.
Your survey input makes these Awards possible,
and counts 50% towards the final score.

Cars Consumer Awards Winner

Suzuki
Celerio 1.0 GL


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Cars Consumer Awards Finalist

Renault Sandero
Expression


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Cars Consumer Awards Finalist

Toyota
Aygo 1.0 X-Play


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Cars Consumer Awards Finalist

Mitsubishi
Mirage GLX


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Cars Consumer Awards Finalist

Chevrolet
Spark 1.2 LS


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* price accurate at time of evaluation (1 September 2016)
How Scoring Works?
YOUR
input counts
50%
of the finalist vehicle's respective scores. We then
combine those results with the results from our judges.
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Experienced Test Team

Our panel of testers research and debate each of the cars on sale in South Africa and determine their eligibility and all-round ability against the predetermined “pillars of success” in each of the 13 categories we have selected. Five cars are selected through rigorous debate and analysis in each category during the first (semi-finalist) stage.

Hannes Oosthuizen
Consumer Experience Manager
Cars.co.za

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David Taylor
Journalist
Cars.co.za

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Ciro de Siena
Journalist
Cars.co.za

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Francisco Nwamba
Contributor
Cars.co.za

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Mike Fourie
Content Manager
Cars.co.za

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Gero Lilleike
Journalist
Cars.co.za

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Ashley Oldfield
Journalist
Cars.co.za

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External Jury

When selecting our highly respected external jury, emphasis was placed on selecting candidates that are not necessarily active in the automotive space. This was done to ensure that alternative viewpoints to our "petrolheaded" test team's opinions are also incorporated.

Wendy Knowler
Consumer Journalist
The Times

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Eddie Kalili
Group Motoring Editor
Destiny, Destiny Man and Sawubona

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Khutso Theledi
Journalist/presenter/DJ

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Kojo Baffoe
Journalist/writer/media strategist

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Nafisa Akabor
Tech Journalist

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Juliet McGuire
Editor
Women on Wheels

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