COTY
This year we have 57 cars vying for top honours in 13 different categories and a special bonus category.
THE CARS
Having driven numerous cars in our road tests this year, our editorial team has their work cut out to pick the best of each category.

COTY 2012 Judging Criteria

Each category has between three to six nominees. For each category, our judges will be using the following criterias to award scores for the nominees. In order for the cars to be considered, they have to fulfil the following prerequisites.
The model has to have been launched in year 2012
The model has been driven and thoroughly tested by our editorial team within 2012
The cars will be scored on a scale of 1 to 10 in the following categories.
Comfort
Performance
Handling
Design
Practicality
The model that achieves the highest total score in each category will be declared the winner.