What Car Awards 2022

What Car Awards 2022

Category winners for the What Car of the Year Awards 2022


Car of the Year: Kia EV6 RWD GT-Line


Small car: Honda Jazz SR

Family car: Seat Leon 1.5 TSI 130 Evo FR

Small SUV: Ford Puma 1.0 Ecoboost Hybrid (mHEV)

Family SUV: Volvo XC40 Recharge T4 Plus (Dark Theme)

Electric SUV: Kia EV6 RWD GT-Line

Large SUV: Hyundai Santa Fe 4WD Premium

Luxury SUV: BMW X5 xDrive45e M Sport

Sports SUV: Ford Puma ST 1.5 Ecoboost 200 Performance Pack

Hybrid (plug-in): Lexus NX 450h+ F Sport Premium Plus Pack

Small electric car: Cupra Born 58kWh V2

Large electric car: Tesla Model 3 Long Range

Executive car: BMW 3 Series 330e M Sport (M Sport Pro Package)

Luxury car: BMW 5 Series 530e M Sport (M Sport Pro Package)

Estate: Skoda Superb Estate 2.0 TDI 150 SEL

MPV: Volkswagen Touran 1.5 TSI 150 SE

Pick-up: Ford Ranger 2.0L EcoBlue 213PS Wildtrack auto

Hot hatch: Mercedes-AMG A45 S Plus

Performance car: Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo 4S

Coupé: BMW 4 Series 420i M Sport (M Sport Pro Package)

Convertible: BMW 4 Series Convertible 420i (M Sport Pro Package)

Sports car: Porsche Cayman GTS


Reliability Award: Lexus

True MPG Award (for the car that met or exceeded its claimed MPG figures): Toyota Yaris Cross 1.5 petrol hybrid

Innovation Award: Gridserve for its electric charging forecourts

Safety Award: Nissan Qashqai

Tow Car Award: Kia Sorento 2.2 CRDi 3 DCT

Reader Award: All-new 2022 Range Rover