Toyota took the top spot as Most Trusted Automaker in the 2020 autoTRADER.ca Awards. With nearly 25,000 votes cast across Canada, the People's Choice also recognized the Toyota Supra as Coolest Car, while the Ford F-150 took Most Trusted Truck, the Subaru Outback is the Most Trusted SUV/Crossover and the Audi E-Tron is Most Trusted Green Car.
According to the autoTRADER.ca Awards jury, a collective of more than 20 Canadian automotive journalists, the best vehicles of 2020 are the Honda Fit for Best Overall Car and Best Subcompact Car; the Ram 1500 for Best Overall Truck and Best Full-Sized Truck; and, the Volvo XC40 for Best Overall SUV/Crossover and Best Luxury Subcompact SUV. Other vehicles given top honours this year, included the Honda Accord as Best Family Sedan and the Porsche Panamera as Best Large Luxury Car.
The jury evaluated over 350 vehicle models against 12 specific criteria. The criteria include overall excellence, value, innovation, technology and features, user-friendliness, performance, engineering excellence, driver satisfaction, design, safety, quality and efficient – weighted according to the segment of the vehicle being awarded.
The full listing of winners can be seen here.