Saturday 19 December 2020

Road - SCoTY 2020 Winner

It has been a very difficult year for the automotive industry - and difficult too for the nation’s motoring journalists. In these days of keeping one's distance and being limited to what and where one could drive, there was a regular kerfuffle with disinfectant, wipe-downs, hand sanitiser and facemasks each time a car was collected and returned.

Normally the winner of the annual Scottish Car of the Year awards is announced at a unique annual celebration of the car and its value to society, but this year it was all done on-line – although all cars which qualified had been driven and assessed by the panel of 14 'Scottish Association of Motoring Writers' members.

And despite the difficulties I think we gave the appraisals a fair crack and judged a worthy winner ...