The Parkers New Car Awards 2011 has announced its inaugural winners
The awards take into account hard facts including hidden costs such as depreciation, showroom tax, first registration fees, service and repairs, road tax, fuel consumption and breakdown
The overall winner is the Kia C’eed
Other winners include the Renault Twingo 1.2 16v Bizu, the Audi A1 1.6TDi SE, the VW Scirocco 1.4TSi 122 and the BMW 520d SE
It is great to see some truly outstanding cars winning our Parkers’ New Car Awards 2011. Parkers is the most trusted brand amongst the UK’s active car buyers and these awards will help thousands of consumers to immediately identify and shortlist the cars that make their cash go further.
Kieren Puffett, Editor of Parkers
Parkers was set up in January 1999 with the aim of helping the motorist to choose the right car at the right price. The Parkers team are the consumer's champions when it comes to car buying - they are dedicated experts who empower people with the advice and help that they need to find the right car for them and negotiate the best deal. The team of independent experts analyse 1.5 million car sales every year from dealers, private sales and auctions. They value more cars, with great accuracy and are more trusted by more people than any other price guide
Parkers is owned and published by Bauer Consumer Media Ltd, part of the Bauer Publishing Group following acquisition from Emap on 31 January 2008, is a brand-led, multi-platform media organisation, with interests spanning magazines, TV, mobile and internet. For more information on visit www.parkers.co.uk.