Top Gear’s word carries a lot of weight, and that they’ve dubbed the BMW i8 their Car of the Year speaks volumes about how hybrids have come.
Browsing the "Car of the Year" Tag
The car reviewers at Edmunds seem to have some kind of problem with the Tesla Model S. Are they trying to be “edgy” and “cool”, or do they have a point?
Despite stiff competition, Consumer Reports has named the Tesla Model S “Best Overall” car of the year. What does a bar set that high mean for Teslas of the future?
The world automotive press has been lavishing praise upon the Tesla Model S for most of the past year, and plenty of magazines and news outlets have awarded their most prestigious awards on the Model S. Well Tesla CEO Elon Musk can add another feather to his cap, as the Model S was awarded the World Green Car of the Year award.
Despite the onset of the digital age, old-school print magazines still find plenty of reverence among car enthusiasts from every walk of life. Few magazines are held in as high regard as Motor Trend, whose annual Car of the Year award is among the industry’s most-coveted acknowledgements of automotive excellence. This year, the award went to none other than the Tesla Model S. Here’s why.
As the end of the year rolls around, many automotive publications are getting ready to name the best vehicle of 2010. Both Motor Trend and Automobile Magazine named the Chevy Volt their car of the year.