the votes are in - here are your 2022 carlist.my people's choice award coty winners

In celebration of another year of amazing cars, here are the Carlist.my People’s Choice Award Car Of The Year (PCACOTY) winners of 2022, as chosen by you.

Building on previous years, the long-running Carlist.my PCACOTY awards derive nominees based on brand mentions and car buying data throughout the year, before being presented to the public to vote on.

the votes are in - here are your 2022 carlist.my people's choice award coty winners

This year’s Carlist.my PCACOTY saw a total of 2,661 votes cast across 18 hotly contested categories, based on price, ranging from the humble (under RM 60k) to premium EVs such as the .

Separately, the PCACOTY also awards 7 category winners as part of the Editors’ Choice Awards, as rated by the Carlist.my editorial team. Here are your winners for 2022.

the votes are in - here are your 2022 carlist.my people's choice award coty winners

Entry-level sedan & hatch:

  • Gold: AV
  • Silver: Proton Persona Premium CVT
  • Bronze: Proton Saga Premium S AT

B-Segment Sedan and Hatchback

  • Gold: GR-S
  • Silver: Honda City Hatchback 1.5L V

B-Segment SUV

  • Gold: 1.5 Turbo V
  • Silver: Peugeot 2008 Allure
  • Bronze: GAC GS3 Premium

C-Segment Sedan and Hatch

  • Gold: Honda Civic 1.5L RS
  • Silver: Ignite Edition

the votes are in - here are your 2022 carlist.my people's choice award coty winners

C-Segment SUV (RM100k – RM150k)

  • Gold: Toyota Corolla Cross 1.8V
  • Silver: Proton X70 1.5 TGDI Premium 2WD
  • Bronze: 2.0i-P EyeSight

C-Segment SUV (RM150k – RM250k)

  • Gold: Ignite Edition
  • Silver: Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace Life
  • Bronze: Peugeot 3008 Allure

7-Seater SUV

  • Gold: Mazda CX-8 2.5 T High Plus AWD
  • Silver: Allure
  • Bronze: Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace R-Line

D-Segment Sedan

  • Gold: 2.5V
  • Silver: Volkswagen Passat Elegance 2.0TSI

the votes are in - here are your 2022 carlist.my people's choice award coty winners

Pickup Truck

  • Gold:
  • Silver: Mitsubishi Triton Phantom Plus Edition
  • Bronze: Isuzu D-Max X-Terrain

Premium Sedan (Entry)

  • Gold: AMG Line
  • Silver: BMW 330i M Sport Runout Edition
  • Bronze: Volkswagen Arteon R-Line 4Motion (Facelift)

Premium Sedan (Midsize)

  • Gold: F Sport
  • Silver: BMW 530i M Sport
  • Bronze: Mercedes-Benz E300 AMG Line

Performance SUV

  • Gold: Mercedes-AMG GLA 35 4MATIC
  • Silver: Mini John Cooper Works Countryman

Premium SUV (Midsize/Midsize Coupe)

  • Gold: Range Rover Velar 2.0L R-Dynamic
  • Silver: Mercedes-Benz GLC 300e 4MATIC Coupé
  • Bronze: B5 MomentumPremium SUV (Large/Large Coupe)

Premium SUV (Large/Large Coupe)

  • Gold: Porsche Cayenne
  • Silver: Land Rover Defender 110 MHEV
  • Bronze: BMW X5 xDrive45e M Sport

Battery Electric Vehicle (RM150k-250k)

  • Gold: Hyundai Ioniq 5 Plus
  • Silver: MINI Cooper SE
  • Bronze: Mazda MX-30 EV High

Battery Electric Vehicle (RM250k-350k)

  • Gold: Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric
  • Silver: Kia EV6 GT-Line
  • Bronze: BMW iX3 M Sport Impressive

Battery Electric Vehicle (RM350k & above)

  • Gold: Porsche Taycan Turbo Cross Turismo
  • Silver: BMW i4 eDrive40 M Sport
  • Bronze: Mercedes-Benz EQS 450+ AMG Line

the votes are in - here are your 2022 carlist.my people's choice award coty winners

In addition to the People’s Choice Awards, this year, the following cars made the shortlist for the2022 Carlist.my Editors’ Choice Awards:

  • Newcomer Of The Year:
  • Urban Car of The Year: Toyota Corolla Cross Hybrid
  • Family Car of The Year: Kia Grand Carnival
  • Pickup Truck of The Year: Isuzu D-Max X-Terrain
  • Aspirational Car of The Year: Hyundai Ioniq 5
  • Most Anticipated Newcomer of The Year: GWM Ora Good Cat

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