Autos Awards 2023: Celebrating Automotive Excellence!
The annual Autos Awards 2023 have once again set the stage for recognizing the industry's leading car brands, their innovative technologies, and exceptional vehicle lineups. This year's awards, including Newsweek's Brand Awards and the highly anticipated Vehicle Editors' Picks, have emphasized the comprehensive expertise and hands-on experience of the Autos section's editorial team.
Brand Awards for Best Brand of the Year
When it comes to the Best Car Lineup, Mercedes-Benz takes the crown at the Autos Awards 2023. The brand's array of sedans, coupes, roadsters, and convertibles showcases a blend of advanced technology, performance, and luxury. Standout models like the E-Class, S-Class, and the electric Mercedes EQE Sedan have been particularly noted for their excellence.
In the category of Best SUV Lineup, Kia has stood out at the Autos Awards 2023. The brand's introduction of the Kia EV9 has set a new benchmark for all-electric, three-row SUVs. With an array of powertrains and price points across models such as the Sportage and Sorento, and updates to the Seltos, Kia has positioned itself as a leader in this highly competitive segment.
The Best Truck Lineup award at the Autos Awards 2023 goes to Ford. From the compact Maverick to the full-size F-150 and the electric Ford F-150 Lightning, Ford has demonstrated a commitment to variety, off-road capability, and innovative technology.
Kia has also been named the Most Innovative Vehicle Brand at the Autos Awards 2023, with a focus on sustainable materials and design that sets the brand apart from its competitors.
For the Best Brand for your Buck, Hyundai has emerged victorious at the Autos Awards 2023. The brand has been recognized for offering a broad array of features across its lineup, which includes vehicles like the Venue, Elantra, Sonata, Tucson and Hyundai Kona at price points that bring value to budget-conscious consumers.
Vehicle Editors' Picks
When it comes to the Editors' Picks, BMW i7 has made a significant impression at the Autos Awards 2023. Combining a storied legacy of luxury with electric power, the i7 model has been lauded for its power and innovative features like the BMW Interaction Bar.
Another brand, Genesis, has also received top honors at the Autos Awards 2023, rivaling major EV manufacturers with its blend of technology, luxury, and driving dynamics for its Genesis Electrified GV70.
In the realm of Vehicle Awards, where competition is fierce and judgments are made based on comprehensive evaluations, the Autos Awards 2023 have celebrated several models for their distinctive features.
The Kia EV9 has been named the Best Premium SUV at the Autos Awards 2023, while the Mercedes-Benz EQE SUV has clinched the title for Best Luxury SUV, thanks to its seamless blend of styling, comfort, and advanced technology.
The Autos Awards 2023 have recognized the Rolls-Royce Spectre as the Best Super Luxury Car, marking a historic moment as the brand's first electric vehicle combines silence, power, and bespoke luxury.
Vehicle Interior Awards
The Vehicle Interior Awards at the Autos Awards 2023 have highlighted interiors that provide comfort, style, and technological integration.
Kia's EV9 has won the award for Best SUV Interior, with its focus on sustainable materials and innovative design elements, while Rolls-Royce Spectre's luxury and customization have secured it the award for Best Super Luxury Brand interior.
Autos Awards 2023 have showcased an impressive array of vehicles and brands, highlighting the achievements in innovation, sustainability, value, and luxury that continue to shape the automotive industry.
Meanwhile, a lof these brands made it to the top 10 best AWD electric vehicles of 2023 list.
Another interesting point for EV brands this year - Hyundai collaborated with Disney to launch the Hyundai IONIQ 5 Disney100 Platinum Edition, a limited-edition blend of car innovation and classic Disney magic, hitting streets in early 2024.