Three of Malaysia’s most influential automotive titles –,, and Roda Pusing – join forces to bring you Cars of Malaysia – a car awards that is unprecedented in its execution and seek to be unrivalled in its relevance.

Two aspects of the Cars of Malaysia judging mechanism set it apart from other awards in the market. Firstly, all cars presently for sale are considered eligible, even if newer cars tend to have a greater likelihood to win, being newer, better, more advanced, and all.

The objective is to create an award that aids the buyer in his or her decision making process. Cars don’t go out of sale after only being in the market for one year, hence there is no reason to not consider them for recognition solely on the basis of the model’s age.



Secondly, Cars of Malaysia recognizes the best three cars in each category. This is because every car out there has its unique collection of traits that make them each better suited to the needs of different individuals. The full scoring of each is disclosed as well, meaning you can judge exactly how each car fared in our evaluation and finetune your decision to better match your needs.

Best 3 City Cars of Malaysia

Best 3 Compact Hatch of Malaysia

Kia Picanto

Proton Saga

Perodua Bezza

Perodua Myvi

Honda Jazz

Proton Iriz

Best 3 Supermini of Malaysia


Peugeot 208

Volkswagen Polo

Best 3 Compact Sedan of Malaysia

Honda City


Volkswagen Vento

Best 3 Mid-Sized Hatchback of Malaysia

Hyundai Ioniq


Peugeot 308

Best 3 Mid-Sized Sedan of Malaysia


Honda Civic

Hyundai Elantra

Best 3 Family Exec Sedan of Malaysia

Honda Accord

Toyota Camry

Hyundai Sonata

Best 3 Sports Exec of Malaysia

Best 3 Sportwagons of Malaysia

Volkswagen Passat


Kia Optima GT

Volvo V90


Peugeot 508 SW

Best 3 Compact MPV of Malaysia

Toyota Sienta

Honda BR-V

Proton Ertiga

Best 3 Mid-Sized MPV of Malaysia

Citroen C4 Picasso

Toyota Innova


Best 3 Large MPV of Malaysia

Kia Grand Carnival

Ford S-Max

Citroen C4 Grand Picasso

Best 3 People Carrier of Malaysia

Peugeot Traveller

Mercedes-Benz Vito

Weststar Maxus G10

Best 3 Premium MPV of Malaysia

Mercedes-Benz V-Class

Toyota Vellfire

Toyota Alphard

Best 3 Crossover of Malaysia

Best 3 Mid-Sized SUV of Malaysia

Subaru XV

Mazda CX-3

Honda HR-V

Mazda CX-5

Honda CR-V

Peugeot 3008

Best 3 Family SUV of Malaysia

Kia Sorento

Mitsubishi Outlander

Hyundai Santa Fe

Best 3 Offroad SUV of Malaysia

Ford Everest

Toyota Fortuner

Isuzu MU-X

Best 3 Pick-up Trucks of Malaysia

Ford Ranger

Mitsubishi Triton

Isuzu D-Max

Best 3 Coupes of Malaysia

Subaru BRZ

Kia Cerato Koup

Volkswagen Beetle

Best 3 Premium Compact Car of Malaysia

Volvo V40

BMW 1 Series

MINI 3 Door

Best 3 Premium Family Car of Malaysia

Best 3 Premium Executive Car of Malaysia

BMW 3 Series

Volvo S60

Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Volvo S90

BMW 5 Series

Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Best 3 Executive Coupe of Malaysia

Mercedes-Benz CLS

BMW 6 Series

Maserati Ghibli

Best 3 Luxury Flagship Car of Malaysia

Mercedes-Benz S-Class

BMW 7 Series

Porsche Panamera

Best 3 Premium Compact SUV of Malaysia


Mercedes-Benz GLA

MINI Countryman

Best 3 Premium Mid-Sized SUV of Malaysia

Volvo XC60

Mercedes-Benz GLC

Lexus NX

Best 3 Premium Sports SUV of Malaysia

Porsche Macan


Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe

Best 3 Premium Large SUV of Malaysia

Best 3 Luxury Sports SUV of Malaysia

Lexus RX

Range Rover Sport

Range Rover Velar

Porsche Cayenne

Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe


Best 3 Premium Family SUV of Malaysia

Volvo XC90

Mazda CX-9

Audi Q7

Best 3 Luxury SUV of Malaysia

Mercedes-Benz GLS

Bentley Bentayga

Range Rover Vogue

Best 3 Premium Coupe of Malaysia

Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe

Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe

BMW 4 Series Coupe

Best 3 Driver’s Car of Malaysia

Mercedes-AMG C 63

Honda Civic Type R

Mercedes-AMG E 63

Best 3 Dream Cars of Malaysia

Porsche 911

Lexus LC

Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe

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