Tonight, was the 2018 wheels Car of the Year awards ceremony at the spectacular Waldorf Astoria on the Palm Jumeirah and what a night it turned out to be.

All of the key players of the ME and UAE’s motoring industry were present for the tenth wheels awards ceremony and even though not everyone took home a beautiful trophy, they sure went home happy just by being present at the event. Here’s a full run down of who won what tonight.


1- Best City Car:

Kia Picanto

2- Best Compact Car:

Honda Jazz

3- Best Executive Saloon:

Volkswagen Arteon

4- Best Luxury Saloon:

Audi A8

5- Best Ultra-Luxury Saloon:

Rolls-Royce Phantom

6- Best Sports Saloon:

Kia Stinger GT

7- Best Super Saloon:


8- Best Compact Crossover:

Nissan Kicks

9- Best Crossover:

Mazda CX-5

10- Best Premium Compact Crossover:

Volvo XC40

11- Best Premium Crossover:

Range Rover Velar

12- Best SUV:

Toyota Land Cruiser Prado

13- Best Premium SUV:

Infiniti QX80

14- Best Super SUV:

Alfa Romeo Stelvio QV

15- Best Coupé:

Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupé

16- Best Sports Coupé:

Audi RS5

17- Best Supercar:

Ferrari 812 Superfast

18- Best Hypercar:

Bugatti Chiron

19- Best GT:

Aston Martin DB11 V8

20- Best Convertible:

Porsche 911 Targa 4 GTS

21- Best Pick-Up:

Ford F-150 Raptor

22- Best Green Car:

Hyundai Ioniq

23- Best Green performance car:

Tesla Model X

24- Overall Car of the Year

Kia Stinger GT


More details in upcoming days and in our next issue this Friday