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Awards

It’s not every day that a new-to-market vehicle wins an award for greatness among its class. Let alone this many. After numerous test drives in controlled, real-world, and track settings, experts from Canada and around the world have recognized Telluride as a vehicle like no other. From its stunning design to its overall excellence, Telluride stands alone – and the judges agree.

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    • World Car Award
    • World Car Awards

      2020 World Car of the Year

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      The annual World Car Awards was established in 2003 to reflect the reality of the global marketplace, as well as to recognize, reward and inspire excellence, leadership and innovation in a rapidly changing automotive industry.

    • AutoTrader Award
    • AutoTRADER Award

      Best 3-Row SUV

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      AutoTRADER.ca is an online automotive classifieds advertising website that services Canada. After multiple rounds of voting with 12 distinct criteria, their jury of more than 20 automotive experts agreed that the Kia Telluride embodied the best qualities that buyers would prioritize in this class and awarded it as the Best 3-Row SUV for 2020.

    • AJAC
    • Automotive Journalist Association of Canada (AJAC)

      Best large utility vehicle in Canada for 2020

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      The Automotive Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) are an independent association of professional journalists, writers, photographers, and corporate members from across Canada. AJAC evaluates the latest vehicle models available to the Canadian market with “real-world” testing, where they scrutinize every detail from safety features to cargo capacity.

    • Auto 123
    • Auto 123

      2020 Full-size SUV of the year

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      Auto123.com has been serving car buyers and car enthusiasts alike since 1996. Their award process is far from run-of-the-mill. A panel of veteran journalists and contributors painstakingly revise a list of suitable vehicles every year, classify them into categories, and then pick favourites. The jury consists of professional Auto123.com journalists who drive test vehicles on a weekly basis.

    • NACOTY
    • North America Car Of The Year (NACOTY)

      2020 Utility Vehicle of the Year

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      The North America Car Of The Year 2020 Utility Vehicle of the Year award is unique and among the most prestigious in the industry. After hundreds of hours of test drives, research, and evaluation, independent jurors select finalists over three rounds of voting based on segment leadership, innovation, design, safety, handling, driver satisfaction and value for the dollar.

    • Motortrend
    • MotorTrend

      2020 SUV of the Year

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      Established in 1949, MotorTrend magazine was the first publication in the world to name a Car of the Year. Vehicles are judged through an exhaustive process. In order to succeed and be awarded a vehicle must stand out as a well-rounded product, making this accolade one of the most prestigious awards bestowed in the auto industry.

    • ALG
    • ALG

      2020 Design Innovation Award

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      ALG is an analytics-based subsidiary of TrueCar, an industry leader in vehicle residual value projections that has been in operation for over 55 years. The winner of this award is chosen amongst all 2020 model year vehicles on sale in Canada. According to ALG, the Design Innovation Award is given to vehicles that “redefine the elements of design.”

    • Car&Driver
    • Car&Driver

      Car and Driver’s 10Best

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      Car&Driver issued their first publication in 1955. This group of automotive experts evaluate vehicles with a wide range of criteria, including results from their Buyer’s Guide in-depth testing and how a vehicle performs on their test track, with some old-fashioned subjective desirability thrown in for good measure.

    • Canadian Automotive Jury
    • Canadian Automotive Jury

      Best of the Best Award

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      The Canadian Automotive Jury is unique in that they are funded exclusively by the jurors. Their jury of senior Canadian automotive journalists account for the vast majority of automotive coverage read or watched in Canada. Along with the reigning champion, they are rigorously evaluated with specific criteria and only one vehicle is named the Best of the Best.

    • IIHS Top Safety Pick+
    • The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

      2020 IIHS Top Safety Pick+

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      The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety is an independent, non-profit scientific and educational organization dedicated to vehicle safety, and specifically reducing the losses from motor vehicle crashes. Their Top Safety Pick+ awards identify the best vehicle choices for safety using specific systematic criteria to examine each aspect of a vehicle.

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