Zee News, India’s largest media conglomerate has efficiently concluded its inaugural Zee Auto Awards 2021. The digital awards have been obtained with a lot splendour throughout its digital platforms. Hosted by ace comic and anchor Atul Khatri, the awards acknowledges the best-of—the-best from the Indian auto trade, honouring them for the class-leading merchandise.
After 5 nominations in every of the 17 classes have been chosen, an elaborate and affect free jury spherical was held to find out the winners. Jury rated the autos on a scale of 1-5 on varied parameters.
Sedan of the Year – Honda City
Hatchback of the Year – Hyundai i20 N Line
SUV of the Year – Mahindra XUV700
Luxury Car of the Year – Mercedes-Benz S-Class
Facelift of the Year – Kia Carnival
Electric Car of the Year – Jaguar iPace
New Product of the Year – VW Taigun
Design of the Year 4W- BMW 8-Series GC
Design of the Year 2W- Ducati XDiavel 1260
Brand of the Year 4W – Tata Motors
Brand of the Year 2W – Royal Enfield
Performance Car of the Year – Audi RSQ8
Scooter of the Year – TVS Jupiter 125
Motorcycle of the Year – Honda H’Ness CB350
Performance Motorcycle of the Year – Triumph Speed Triple 1200RS
Electric Two-Wheeler of the Year – Ather 450X
Car of the Year – Mahindra XUV700
The jury for Zee Auto Awards comprised of imminent auto journalists particularly –
Swati Khandelwal – Executive Editor, Zee Business
Ranojoy Mukerji – Veteran Auto Journalist, Ex Deputy Director SIAM
Vikas Yogi – Founder and Editor, ICN
Apart from the award ceremony, that was the spotlight of the inaugural Zee Auto Awards, attention-grabbing discussions have been carried out on varied subjects starting from – ‘How Electric Vehicles can change the landscape of Indian auto industry’ and ‘Growth of used vehicles in pandemic’.
Shri Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways additionally praised Zee News for the Auto Awards. He additionally talked about the rising want of electrical autos within the nation and what authorities is doing to push inexperienced and clear mobility within the nation.