Automotive Awards

View the latest automotive awards in New Zealand. These awards are specific to vehicles within the Miles Group brands, as well as to our dealerships and to our talented employees.

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Kia EV9 Awarded Best SUV at the 2024 WWCOTY

Kia EV9 clinches Best SUV title at the 2024 Women’s Worldwide Car of the Year Awards, further solidifying it as a standout 7-seater SUV.

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Miles Group Marques Triumph at the 2024 WhatCar? Awards

It is with great pride that we share that vehicles from brands we represent have claimed titles in the 2024 WhatCar? Awards. Read the full list of winning vehicles here.

Corolla Cross wins at the AA Driven Awards 2023

Introducing the best cars in New Zealand

The 2023 AA Driven Award winners have been crowned. Allow us to introduce you to a collection of the best vehicles in New Zealand, including hybrids, SUVs, and our People’s Choice winner.

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Kia Niro Takes the Crown: AA Driven Best Small SUV of the Year

The Kia Niro has been named as the “2023 Best Small SUV” by the AA Driven New Zealand Car Of The Year Awards.

The 2023 Lexus NX vehicle range

The Most Reliable Car Brand for 2023

The most reliable car brand of 2023 has been announced by Auto Trader, with Lexus taking home the title for the fourth time. Read more here.

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Nissan Gathers Awards Thanks to Qashqai and X-Trail

Nissan has always had a wide range of SUVs, and the new Nissan Qashqai and Nissan X-Trail are worthy additions. Read more about their awards.

Volvo EX30 Fully Electric Small SUV

The fully electric Volvo EX30

Volvo has shared a press release on the launch of the fully electric Volvo EX30, the lowest carbon footprint of any Volvo Car to date. Read more here.

2023 TOSCARs

Spotlight on staff success at the 2023 TOSCAR Awards

It was fantastic to celebrate the success of our Miles Toyota, Miles Toyota Airport, ILAM Toyota, and Lexus of Christchurch Dealerships at the 2023 TOSCAR Awards.

Ben Potter, Bill Handley, and Lisa Florance with Ben's MITO scholarship

Celebrating Success: Ben Handley’s Mito Scholarship

We’re excited to share that our Miles Toyota Workshop Foreman Ben Handley is the recipient of a 2023 MITO Scholarship!

Award-winning Archibalds Volvo service team

Celebrating consecutive excellence with Volvo at the Miles Group

Consecutive Volvo excellence – a testament to the calibre of experiences our Miles Group Volvo team are delivering to Volvo guests. Read more about the award here.