December 14, 2005
Car & Driver Magazine names “Ten Best Cars of 2006”
Ann Arbor, Michigan – Car & Driver Magazine has named its “Ten Best Cars of 2006”, the 24th time the magazine has selected a list of winners. This year, the awards go to the Acura TSX, Audi A3 2.0T, BMW 3-Series, Chevrolet Corvette, Chrysler 300, Ford Mustang GT, Honda Accord, Mazda MX-5, Mazda RX-8 and Porsche Boxster.
In order to qualify for inclusion, vehicles must be all-new or significantly upgraded, have a base price no higher than US$71,000, must be promised for sale no later than January 2006, and an example must be delivered to the magazine by the manufacturer for evaluation. Fourteen of the magazine’s editors, from across the U.S. and from Britain and Germany, evaluated the vehicles in an area near the magazine’s head office.