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Christopher Bruce2012-10-04 15:46:59

Evoque Wins Overall Women's World Car of the Year 2012

The Evoque has been winning awards world wide

The Land Rover Range Rover EvoqueRange Rover EvoqueLand Rover Range Rover EvoqueUnited Kingdom, 2011 > present140 versions
206 photos
2 videos
took the overall award for the 2012 Women's World Car of the Year. The BMW 3 SeriesBMW 3 Series Gen.6 [F30/F31]BMW BMW 3 Series Gen.6 [F30/F31]Germany, 2012 > present210 versions
358 photos
1 video
and Audi Q3Q3Audi Q3Germany, 2011 > present72 versions
147 photos
won second place and third place respectively. The award is given out in four categories and then three overall winners are selected. 

"The Women's World Car of the Year title further reflects the great market reach of Evoque. Across the world, women are a customer base in their own right, so it is vital for any manufacturer to ensure their products meet their preferences and requirements," Land Rover Global Brand Director John Edwards.

In the family car category the BMW 3 Series won, and the Audi Q3 and Ford FocusFocus Gen.3 [III]Ford Focus Gen.3 [III]United States of America, 2012 > present10 versions
23 photos
were second and third.

For the luxury car category the Evoque won. The Jaguar XJXJ Gen.4Jaguar XJ Gen.4United Kingdom, 2010 > present60 versions
104 photos
1 video
and Audi A6A6 Gen.4Audi A6 Gen.4Germany, 2011 > present123 versions
218 photos
1 video
were second and third.

The Porsche 911911 Gen.6 [991 Series]Porsche 911 Gen.6 [991 Series]Germany, 2011 > present110 versions
318 photos
3 videos
won in the sports car category, the Jaguar XKRXKRJaguar XKRUnited Kingdom, 2006 > present6 photos
was second and the Mercedes SLKSLK-Class Gen.3Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class Gen.3Germany, 2011 > present22 versions
97 photos
was third.

In the economy car category the Honda CivicCivic Gen.9Honda Civic Gen.9Japan, 2011 > present100 versions
193 photos
won, the VW UpUp! Gen.1Volkswagen Up! Gen.1Germany, 2011 > present107 versions
297 photos
2 videos
second and Ford FiestaFiesta Gen.6Ford Fiesta Gen.6United States of America, 2008 > 2017210 versions
299 photos
third. 

"This award highlights the unique exterior styling and practical interior that are synonymous with the Civic model and meet the needs and desires of customers within the C segment in Europe," said Toshiaki Konaka, director of Honda Motor Europe car division.

The Women's World Car of the Year Award was first given out in 2009. The awards are voted on by 21 female automotive journalists and professionals from around the globe. 

Encyclopedia
Land RoverLand Rover
Range Rover EvoqueRange Rover Evoque
Evoque 2.0 Si4 Dynamic AutomaticEvoque 2.0 Si4 Dynamic Automatic
Engine
Straight 4
Displacement
122 cu in
Top Speed
135 mph
Transmission
6, Automatic
Maximum power
177 hp
Type
Sport-utility vehicle
Fuel
Petrol
Fuel consumption (combined)
27.03 US MPG
price
$ 71.048
* based on Germany prices
annual ownership cost
$ 2.920

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