Irish Car Of The Year Refresher Day 2018

A busy day of testing at Mondello Park!

Irish Car of the Year 2018
Some of the contenders for Irish Car of the Year 2018 pictured at Mondello Park

The Refresher Day for Irish Car of the Year 2018 in association with Continental Tyres has taken place at Mondello Park in Co. Kildare.

The day is an opportunity for jurors to drive eligible cars again before voting begins for this year’s Irish Car of the Year competition.

The winners will be revealed at a gala ceremony in Dublin on November 9th.

Eligible cars broken up into categories:

IRISH CITY CAR OF THE YEAR 2018
Ford KA+
Hyundai i10
Kia Picanto
Skoda Citigo
Suzuki Ignis
Volkswagen UP

IRISH SMALL CAR OF THE YEAR 2018
Citroen C3
Dacia Sandero
Ford Fiesta
Kia Rio
Nissan Micra
SEAT Ibiza
Skoda Rapid
Suzuki Swift
Toyota Yaris

IRISH COMPACT CAR OF THE YEAR 2018
Dacia Logan
Fiat Tipo
Honda Civic
Hyundai i30
Hyundai Ioniq
SEAT Leon
Skoda Octavia
Volkswagen Golf

IRISH MEDIUM CAR OF THE YEAR 2018
Alfa Romeo Giulia
Audi A5
Opel Insignia
Volkswagen Arteon

IRISH EXECUTIVE/PREMIUM CAR OF THE YEAR 2018
BMW 5 Series
Mercedes S-Class
Tesla Model S

IRISH COMPACT CROSSOVER OF THE YEAR 2018
Audi Q2
Ford Kuga
Kia Stonic
Mazda CX-5
Mercedes GLA
Mini Countryman
Nissan Qashqai
Opel Crossland X
Peugeot 3008
Renault Captur
Renault Scenic
Toyota CH-R

IRISH LARGE CROSSOVER OF THE YEAR 2018
Alfa Romeo Stelvio
Audi Q5
Land Rover Discovery
Peugeot 5008
Range Rover Velar
Renault Koleos
Skoda Kodiaq
Tesla Model X
Volvo XC60

IRISH GREEN/EFFICIENT CAR OF THE YEAR 2018
BMW 530e
Hyundai Ioniq
Renault Zoe
Tesla Model S
Tesla Model X
Toyota Prius PHEV
VW E-Golf

IRISH PERFORMANCE/SPORTS CAR OF THE YEAR 2018
Alfa Romeo Giulia QF
Fiat Spider
Honda Civic Type R
Porsche 718
VW Golf R