Honda Civic wins at 2017 Middle East Car of The Year awards

The all-new Honda Civic has won the Compact Sedan category at the 2017 Middle East Car of the Year (MECOTY) awards ceremony held recently in Abu Dhabi.

Now in its 4th year, the MECOTY awards is the biggest, most coveted awards ceremony of the regional automotive industry and the judging panel includes some of the most respected motoring journalists from around the region.

Commenting on behalf of Al-Futtaim Honda, exclusive distributor of Honda vehicles, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, Colin Cordery, Regional Managing Director said: “Since its launch, the all-new Civic has been immensely popular with our customers and this award from MECOTY is further testament to the quality and performance of the vehicle.

“This award is even more special for us as the judging panel includes some of the biggest names in automotive journalism and experts in their field. We are extremely pleased with this win,” he added.

The Honda Civic was nominated along with the Chevrolet Cruz for the Compact Sedan category and winners were chosen based on test drives by the jury members and public voting.