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25 Apr 19

BMW 3 Series is Belgian Lease Car of the Year

At the 27th edition of the Lease Car of the Year awards, organised by Alphabet Belgium, the BMW 3 Series won the overall prize. Other winners include the Toyota Corolla (Business), again the BMW 3 Series (Business+), the Audi A6 (Executive) and the Audi E-tron (Zero-Emission).

This year’s edition of the awards ceremony also awarded a prize to the Lease Bike of the Year (Stromer ST3) and the LCV of the Year (Ford Transit Custom).

To narrow down the list of contenders to the cars named, the expert jury took into consideration objective criteria, such as TCO and Benefit in Kind. The nominated cars have also been subjected to an in-depth practical test. Alphabet customers can also cast a vote for their own favourite, further to which the feedback from this important target group will be included in the final tally.

The jury is comprised of automotive journalists including our own Editor in Chief, Steven Schoefs, internal specialists from Alphabet and a number of Alphabet customers.

Here are the contenders and winners in each category:

Lease Car of the Year: BMW 3-Series

Business

  • Toyota Corolla (winner)
  • Ford Focus
  • Mercedes A Class

Business+

  • BMW 3 Series (winner)
  • Peugeot 508
  • Volvo V60

Executive

  • Audi A6 (winner)
  • BMW X5
  • Lexus ES

Zero-Emission Lease Car of the Year

  • Audi E-tron (winner)
  • Hyundai Kona
  • Tesla Model 3
Authored by: Benjamin Uyttebroeck