ICOTY 2018

icotyDetails of the programme for Irish Car of the Year 2018 have been released. This year’s awards will take place on November 9th in The Gibson Hotel, Dublin.

Eligible cars for this year’s competition and their categories

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

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

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

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 (R)
Tesla Model S

IRISH COMPACT CROSSOVER OF THE YEAR 2018
Audi Q2
Ford Kuga (R)
Kia Stonic
Mazda CX-5
Mercedes GLA (R)
Mini Countryman
Nissan Qashqai (R)
Opel Crossland X
Peugeot 3008
Renault Captur (R)
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 (R)
Tesla Model S
Tesla Model X
Toyota Prius PHEV
VW E-Golf (R)

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

Refresher Days

The Refresher Days are an opportunity for Irish Car of the Year jurors to drive eligible cars again to help them judge cars before voting begins. This year the Refresher Days will take place in Mondello Park, Co. Kildare, on October 16th/17th.