Toronto, Ontario – Canadian Black Book has announced the winners of its 2011 Retained Value Awards, which name the models that hold the highest percentage value of their original MSRP.

For the 2011 awards, the company examined 2007 model-year vehicles, which are now four years old, in seventeen categories. The retained value is calculated by looking at each vehicle’s Canadian Black Book value on January 1, 2011 and comparing it to the original MSRP.

The winners for 2011 are:

Subcompact – Volkswagen New Beetle

Compact – Volkswagen City Golf

Midsize Car – Subaru Outback

Full-size Car – Toyota Avalon

Entry Luxury Car – Volvo C30

Luxury Car – Volvo S80

Premium Luxury Car – Lexus LS

Sports Car – Volkswagen GTI

Premium Sports Car – Jaguar XK

Compact SUV – Jeep Wrangler

Midsize SUV – Toyota FJ Cruiser

Full-size SUV – Toyota Sequoia

Luxury SUV – Mercedes-Benz G-Class

Minivan – Honda Odyssey

Full-size Van – Dodge Sprinter

Small Pickup – Toyota Tacoma

Full-size Pickup – Toyota Tundra

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