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2013

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
Family Car of the Year New Straits Times/Maybank   Malaysia Passenger General Cerato 
Best Design Live Life Drive Car of the Year   Malaysia Passenger General Optima K5 

2012

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
People's Choice Category   New Straits Times/Maybank Malaysia Passenger General Optima K5 

2011

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
Debut Model of the Year Frost & Sullivan Malaysia Excellence Awards Malaysia Passenger General Forte
Family Car of the Year New Straits Times/Maybank Malaysia Passenger General Forte
Small/Midsize SUV Autocar Asean   Malaysia Passenger General Sportage
Midsize SUV Live Life Drive Car of the Year Malaysia Passenger General Sportage
Large SUV  Live Life Drive Car of the Year   Malaysia Passenger General Sorento 
Manufacturer of the Year Live Life Drive Car of the Year Malaysia Passenger General KIA 

Nov-10

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
Winner in the Compact Sedan category   Autocar ASEAN   Malaysia Passenger General Forte
Winner in the Family Car segment New Straits Times/Maybank Malaysia Passenger General Forte
Winner in the People's Choice category New Straits Times/Maybank   Malaysia Passenger General Forte

Oct-10

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
Excellence in Growth Award Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Automotive Awards Singapore N/A Corporate N/A

Sep-10

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
5-Star Crash Safety Rating ANCAP Australia Passenger Safety Soul
Best in the Business Retail Motor Industry Francise Dealer Attitude Survey UK N/A Corporate N/A
ISO 14040 T��V Nord Germany SUV Eco Sportage

Aug-10

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
2010 Top 10 Back-to-School Cars KBB.com USA Passenger General Soul
2010 Top Safety Pick IIHS USA SUV Safety Sportage
Best Supermini Auto Express UK Passenger General Venga
Best SUV Jornal do Carro Brazil SUV Value Sorento
Best Utility Vehicle for 2011 Le Guide de l�۪auto Canada SUV General Sportage

Jul-10

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
7 Seater Compact SUV of the Year C! Magazine Philippines SUV COTY Sorento
ALG residual value ratings ���Best in Class�۪ ALG USA SUV Value Sportage
Best Value for Money Family Car Asian Auto Magazine Malaysia Passenger Value Forte
Carbon Footprint Certificate Korea Environmental Industry & Technology Institute Korea SUV Eco Sportage
Most Reliable New Car Which? Car UK Passenger Quilty Picanto (Morning)

Jun-10

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
10 Best Dark Horse Cars of 2010 Edmunds.com USA Passenger Value Sedona (Carnival)
Best MPV Practical Caravan-What Car? UK Passenger General Sedona (Carnival)

May-10

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
2009 Best Compact Family Sedan Arabeety Automotive Magazine Egypt Passenger General Forte
2009 Car of the Year Arabeety Automotive Magazine Egypt Passenger General Forte
Best Creative (Silver) Effie Awards Singapore Passenger Communication Forte
Consumers' Top Rated (Sedan Under $15,000) Edmunds.com USA Passenger General Forte
Entry Level Car of the Year On Wheels Magazine Nigeria Passenger General Rio
Lower Medium Car Segment J.D. Power & Associates UK Passenger Quality cee'd
Top 15 Best Family Cars Edmunds.com & Parents Magazine USA Passenger Value Soul
Top Safety Pick IIHS USA SUV Safety Sorento

Apr-10

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
Car of the Year Wheels Asia Singapore Passenger General Forte
Import Winner Auto Bild Germany SUV General Sorento

Mar-10

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
Best Bet The Car Book USA SUV Safety Borrego (Mohave)
Best Cars 2010 Carro Auto Magazine Brazil Crossover COTY Soul
Highest Ranking Auto Manufacturer Website J.D. Power & Associates USA N/A Communication N/A
red dot design award red dot Germany Crossover Design Venga

Feb-10

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
Best Diesel Motors North UK Passenger General Cee'd
Best Value of the Year Ukrainian Automotive Journalists Club Ukraine Passenger General Forte

Jan-10

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
Best Family Cars Under $20,000 About.com USA Passenger Value Cee'd
Best Hatchback of 2010 Cars.com USA Crossover General Soul
Best New Cars of 2010 About.com USA Passenger General Forte
Best Overall Value MotherProof.com USA Crossover Value Soul
Best Small Car Wheels UAE Crossover General Soul
Korean Auto Brand of the Year Nigerian Auto Media Nigeria N/A Corporate N/A
Manufacturer Web Sites Satisfying New-Vehicle Shoppers J.D. Power & Associates USA N/A Communication N/A
Small Car of the Year FAMA Magazine USA Passenger General Soul
Top Recommended Edmunds.com USA Passenger General Sedona (Carnival)
Top Recommended Edmunds.com USA Crossover General Soul

Dec-09

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
Best Ads of 2009 PETA USA Crossover Communication Soul
Best Automobile 2009 La Tercera Chile Crossover General Soul
Best Brand of the Year La Tercera Chile N/A Corporate N/A
Best Design of the Year Ministry of Knowledge Economy Korea Passenger Design Soul
Car of the Year Wheels Weekly Malaysia Passenger General Forte
Car of the Year NADAguides.com USA Passenger General Forte
Carbon Footprint Certificate Korea Environmental Industry & Technology Institute Korea Passenger Eco Cadenaza (K7)
iF Product Design Award iF Design Awards Germany Passenger Design Venga
Most Improved Automaker in North America Autotropolis USA N/A Corporate N/A
People's Choice People Mover Carsales Network Australia Passenger Value Sedona (Carnival)
Safest Car of 2009 Ministry of Land, Transport & Maritime Affairs Korea Crossover Safety Soul
SUV of the Year Autocar Magazine New Zealand SUV General Sorento
Top 5 SUVs List Toronto Star Canada SUV General Soul
Top 5 SUVs List Toronto Star Canada SUV General Soul
Top Ten Automotive Development for 2009 Korea Auutomobile Manufacturers Association Korea Passenger Eco Forte

Nov-09

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
Best Buy Consumer Digest USA Crossover Value Soul
Best Buy Consumer Digest USA Passenger Value Sedona (Carnival)
Super Value Active Network, Inc. USA Crossover Value Soul
Third Place - Fuel Efficiency Asian Auto - Mudah.my Malaysia Compact City Car Fuel Efficiency Picanto (Morning)
Top Safety Pick IIHS USA Passenger Safety Soul

Oct-09

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
2010 Automotive Excellence Award Popular Mechanics USA Crossover General Soul
Best of 2009 Orange County Auto Show Orange County Auto Show USA Passenger General Forte
Best Value Car: People Mover Wheels Magazine Australia MPV Value Rondo (Carens)
Best Value Car: Small/Medium ($26,000-$31,000) Wheels Magazine Australia Crossover Value Soul
Best Warranty AutoBild Germany N/A Safety N/A
CotY (Fleet) CotY Czech Fleet General cee'd
Top 20 Cheapest Cars to Insure Autobytel.com/MyRide.com USA SUV Value Sportage
Top 20 Cheapest Cars to Insure Autobytel.com/MyRide.com USA Passenger Value Optima (Magentis)

Sep-09

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
Great and Safe Rides for Teens AutoWeek Magazine USA Crossover General Soul
Most Researched CarFax.com USA MPV Communication Rondo (Carens)
Top 10 Green Cars at Frankfurt Green Car Website UK MPV Eco Venga
Towcar of the Year Caravan Club UK Crossover Quality Soul
UK Automotive Company for 2010 Institute of Transport Management UK N/A Corporate N/A

Aug-09

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
5-Star Crash Safety Rating Euro-NCAP (Europe) Germany SUV Safety Sorento
Best MPV CIMB Preferred and Get A Car Malaysia MPV General Rondo (Carens)
Car of the Month NADAguides.com USA Passenger Design Forte
Most Exciting Cars of 2010 TIME.com USA Passenger Design Soul
Top 10 Back To School Car Kelly Blue Book USA Crossover General Soul
Top 10 Pet-Friendly Vehicle Edmunds.com USA SUV Safety Borrego (Mohave)
Top Safety Pick IIHS USA Crossover Safety Soul

Jul-09

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
Best New MPV Which? Driver Survey 2009 UK Crossover Safety Soul
Car Franchise of the Year MotorTrader UK N/A Communication N/A
Mid-size People Carrier of the Year C! Magazine Philippines MPV General Sedona (Carnival)
Most Reliable Used Car Which? Driver Survey 2009 UK Passenger Quality Picanto (Morning)
Top 10 Most Underrated Car MSN Autos USA Passenger Value Rio

Jun-09

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
2009 Concept Truck of the Year North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) USA SUV Design Soul'ster
Best In-Game Promotion Toronto Football Club Canada SUV Communication Borrego (Mohave)
Best Model of the Year Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Automotive Awards Korea Passenger General Forte
Best Value-for-Money Model of the Year Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Automotive Awards Indonesia Passenger Value Picanto (Morning)
Best Value-for-Money Model of the Year Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Automotive Awards Korea Passenger Value Picanto (Morning)
Coolest New Cars Under $18,000 Kelly Blue Book USA Passenger Design Soul
Ideal Vehicle Awards (Compact Crossover) AutoPacific USA SUV General Sportage
Top SUV $25,000-35,000 Edmunds.com USA SUV Value Borrego (Mohave)

May-09

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
5-Star Crash Safety Rating NHTSA USA Passenger Safety Soul
5-Star Crash Safety Rating Euro-NCAP (Europe) Belgium Crossover Safety Soul
Best New SUV Kiplinger's Personal Finance USA SUV Value Borrego (Mohave)
Top Compact Crossover SUV Auto Pacific USA SUV Consumer Sportage

May 2009 "Budget City Car of the Year"

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
Best Value Texas Auto Writers Association" USA Passenger Value Soul

May 2009 "Small SUV of the Year"

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
Business of the Year Irvine Chamber of Commerce/City of Irvine" USA N/A Corporate N/A

Apr-09

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
Best C-segment Driver Power UK Passenger Customer ce'ed
Best in Show MSN Autos USA Passenger General Koup
GOODY PETA USA N/A Communication Soul
Grooviest Interior / Interior of the Year Ward's AutoWorld USA Crossover Design Soul
Interior of the Year Ward's Auto USA Passenger Design Soul

Mar-09

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
red dot' Design Award (honourable mention) red dot' Germany Crossover Customer Soul
5 Great Deals' List Kelly Blue Book USA SUV Value Borrego (Mohave)
Best Family Cars for Downsizing MSN Autos USA Passenger Value Rondo (Carens)Soul
Best New Model Fast Car Magazine UK Crossover Design Soul
Customer Service BPA Automotive Review UK N/A Consumer N/A
Marketing BPA Automotive Review UK N/A Communication N/A
Top 10 Cars for Less Than $15,000 MSN Autos USA Passenger Value Cerator (Spectra)
Top 10 Cars for Less Than $15,000 MSN Autos USA Passenger Value Rio
Best Car Buy NADAguides.com USA Passenger General Rondo (Carens)
Best Car Buy NADAguides.com USA SUV Design Sportage
Best in Class Sport Utility Vehicle $25,000-$35,000 NEMPA 2009 Winter Vehicle Awards USA SUV General Borrego (Mohave)
Best Vehicles for Carpooling Forbes.com USA Passenger Safety Optima (Magentis)
Car Maker of the Year AM Magazine UK N/A Corporate N/A
Greenest Vehicles of 2009 ACEEE USA Passenger Eco Rio
Power List Motor Trend Magazine USA N/A Corporate N/A
Top 100 in Quality & Reliability L'Automobile France Passenger Quality ce'ed

Jan-09

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
Autorating Autocentre Ukraine MPV Sales Rondo (Carens)
Autorating Autocentre Ukraine MPV COTY2 Rondo (Carens)

Dec-08

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
10 Best Engines List Ward's Auto USA SUV Engineering Borrego (Mohave)
2008 Automobile of the Year and People's Choice Mini Van Petron 2008 Auto Focus People's Choice Awards Philippines MPV COTY Rondo (Carens)
2008 People's Choice Sedan Sub-Compact Petron 2008 Auto Focus People's Choice Awards Philippines Passenger COTY2 Picanto (Morning)
Best Hatchback (Year's Best Awards) AutoBild Denmark Passenger COTY2 ce'ed
Best Wagon (Year's Best Awards) AutoBild Denmark Passenger COTY2 ce'ed
Car of the Year 2008 Auto Mundial UK Passenger COTY ce'ed
SmartWay Certification Mark US EPA Certified USA Passenger Eco Rio
Value for Money Champion Planet 4x4 UK SUV Value Sportage

Nov-08

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
Basic Sub-Compact Car of the Year CAGI Philippines Passenger COTY2 Picanto (Morning)
Best Buy Consumers Digest USA MPV General Sedona (Carnival)
Best Buy Consumer Guide USA MPV Value Rondo (Carens)
Best Kept Secret Autobytel.com/ MyRide.com USA SUV General Borrego (Mohave)
Best People Mover Drive Australia MPV COTY2 Rondo (Carens)
Car Company of the Year Autocar UK N/A Corporate N/A
Compact Van & MPV Car of the Year CAGI Philippines MPV COTY2 Rondo (Carens)

2014

Award/Accolade Presenting Organisation Country Category Type Model
SUV 4X4 of the year News Straits Times / Maybank Malaysia Passenger General Sportage