Once again an enormous
success for this 87th edition!
The Geneva International Motor Show had registered more than 690,000 entries as of two hours before the official closing on Sunday evening. This 87th edition was set in motion by the election of the Car of the Year, won by the Peugeot 3008, then the presentation of 175 new models and concept cars to a gathering of 10,700 media representatives from all over the world during the two Press Days, followed by the opening of the Show to the general public by the Swiss Federal Counsellor Mr. Johann Schneider-Amman, who underlined the importance of the automotive sector to the Swiss economy. Visitors had the pleasure of viewing more than 900 exciting vehicles on display within the framework of what has become the largest event for this country.
The 88th edition of the Geneva International Motor Show will take place from March 8-18, 2018.
Peugeot wins the title “Car of the Year 2017”
The winner of the “Car of the Year”-Award 2017 is the Peugeot 3008. The Jury Panel is made up of 58 journalists from 22 European countries. The criteria taken into consideration for the award are, in addition to the innovation and the security, the design and the value for money.
The Peugeot 3008 made the difference during the last tests and thus won, in front of its six competitors, the prestigious and very coveted award. The finalists of this year were: Alfa Romeo Giulia, Citroën C3, Mercedes-Benz E-Class, Nissan Micra, Peugeot 3008, Toyota C-HR, Volvo S90/V90.
Jean-Philippe Imparato, Peugeot CEO received the award during the live announcing at this year’s Geneva International Motor show.