In ASG'S vehicle class awards, the 2018 Toyota Prius C was named the BEST ALL-AROUND PERFORMANCE award winner in its competitive class of 250 Compact cars; it was also the best all-around performer among all 356 cars in the small car segments, earning the BEST 5 ALL-AROUND PERFORMANCE honor.
The BEST 5 ALL-AROUND PERFORMANCE honor distinguishes the 5 vehicles in each vehicle segment that achieve the highest combined environmental, social and economic performance ratings in ASG annual Automotive Performance Index (API) Study.View full product details
ASG’s annual study found the 2018 Ford Focus Electric to hold the smallest carbon footprint of any vehicle in its respective class, earning the distinguished BEST ENVIRONMENTAL PERFORMANCE Award in the Compact segment. When assessing all 356 models across all small car segments, the Focus Electric also landed a spot in the top 5, earning ASG's BEST 5 ALL-AROUND PERFORMANCE honor. BEST 5 selections have the highest combined social, environmental and economic performance ratings across their lifecycle, and are the best overall performers in ASG's 2018 study.View full product details
ASG’s annual study found the 2018 Versa to offer the best value and economic performance of any model year 2018 compact, earning the distinguished BEST ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE award in class.
In ASG’s data-driven automotive assessment, the Versa outperformed all vehicles in its class, holding claim to the lowest cost of ownership when considering purchase and operating costs across the first 6.5 years of its life-cycle (87,594 miles - the average time and vehicle miles traveled by the average new car buyer). According to ASG's study, the Versa costs 47% less over this initial 6.5 years than the average compact car, in a sizable class of 250 vehicles (with trim variants).View full product details