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Judges from different countries at Coventry

During WWCOTY prize ceremony at London

WWCOTY was protagonist at 4×4 Fest Motor 

Ceremony Awards to Jaguar F-Pace

Some judges surroundig the Volvo XC40

Judges at the stage of London Motor Show

–Women’s World Car of the Year is unique.
There is no other similar award in the world–

–The Women’s World Car of the Year is present on all five continents and has a total audience of over 500 million people–

 –The motor industry world-wide understands the power and influence of women in the car-buying decision

It is the only car awards in the world comprised exclusively of women motoring journalists. It was created by New Zealand motoring journalist, Sandy Myhre, in 2009. The objective is to choose the best cars of the year. The voting criteria is based on the same principles that guide any driver when choosing a car. It is not a ‘woman’s car’. Aspects such as safety, quality, price, design, ease of driving, benefits and environmental footprint, among others, are taken into account when casting the vote.

Women’s World Car of the Year is the only car awards group in the world comprised exclusively of women motoring journalists. It was created by New Zealand motoring journalist, Sandy Myhre, in 2009. She is currently Honorary President while Marta García performs as Executive President.

The objective of the awards is to highlight the role of woman in the car world and also to choose the best cars of the year. About voting, the criteria are based on the same principles that guide any driver when choosing a car. The selections are not ‘woman’s car’ because such categories do not exist.  Aspects such as safety, quality, price, design, ease of driving, benefits and environmental footprint, among others, are taken into account when casting the votes.

The Women’s World Car of the Year is present on all five continents