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BMW 3 Series - Autocar Asian Car of the Year - Winner 2013





The Autocar Asian Car of the Year 2013 trophy for the BMW 3 Series was handed over to Dr Ian Ian Robertson, Board Member responsible Sales BMW and Adrian Van Hooydonk, Chief Designer BMW by Liu Yu, Editor of Autocar China at the Auto Shanghai show on 20th April 2013.


Also present were editors from Autocar Korea, Malaysia, Singapore and the UK. 


The award is the region’s first and only multi-market award recognising the best production car across the Asian continent. A list of 54 contenders was narrowed down to six finalists – the BMW 3 Series, Audi Q3, Lexus GS, Porsche 911, Range Rover Evoque and the Toyota GT86. The winner was chosen by a panel of 18 auto experts from each edition of Autocar published in the Asian region.