The new Volkswagen Golf 7 generation hatchback won the prestigious competition “European Car of the Year 2013”, the results of which are declared in the opening in Switzerland 83 rd Geneva Motor Show.
The new Golf scored 414 points, ahead of the nearest competitor, with which began a couple of Toyota GT 86 coupe and Subaru BRZ time with 212 points. The three leaders locked door Volvo V40 hatchback (189 points).
Next, finalists in the following order: Ford B-Max (148 points), the new Mercedes-A-Class 2013 (138 points), the Renault Clio 4 generation (128 points), a compact Peugeot 208 hatchback (120 points) and Hyundai i30 ( 111 points).
Note that in the jury of 58 automotive journalists from 22 European countries.
Recall that in last year’s car of the year in Europe, became Opel Ampera, and before him the winner is the Nissan Leaf and the Volkswagen Polo.