Mitsubishi eK X and eK van awarded the title “Car of the Year” in JapanDecember 9, 2019
MITSUBISHI MOTORS CORPORATION (MMC) reported that the eK X cars and the eK van were selected as Cars 2019 – 2020 in Japan in the low mobility category. Mitsubishi first won this nomination.
The last time MMC was awarded the prestigious “Car of the Year” award in Japan 6 years ago (2013 – 2014). Then the electric hybrid Outlander PHEV with the ability to recharge won the nomination for innovation.
The 40th “Car of the Year” award in Japan was presented to models that appeared in the local car market from November 1 last to October 31 this year. The top ten cars were selected on November 7th.
After the test drives of the top 10 on November 26, the jury voted for each category and announced the results on December 6. In addition to the Car of the Year, winners were selected in the following categories: Imported car, Innovation Award, Emotion Award, Small Mobility Award.
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