New Mercedes-Benz S-Class is 2014 China Car of the Year
Mercedes Benz S Class W222 luxury sedan has received top honors at 2013 Guangzhou Auto Show, when it was declared â€˜2014 China Car of the Yearâ€™. It received this award beating 52 other makes and models and was declared a winner by a group of 10 editors-in-chief from some of Chinaâ€™s top motoring publications.
CEO of Mercedes Benz China, Mr. Niholas Speeks received the award on the companyâ€™s behalf. Mercedes Benz S Class received a total of 94 points thus beating Range Rover which received 53 points and Changâ€™an Ford Mondeo with 43 points. This award also establishes this model in a leadership position in China which is the companyâ€™s leading market globally.
Besides the Mercedes Benz S Class W222, Porsche Panamera SE Hybrid was declared China Green Car of the Year while Changâ€™an PSA DS5 won the title China Design Car of the Year and China Performance Car of the Year award was conferred on Porsche 918 Spyder.