The Renault Laguna has won the prestigious 'Auto Express Glass's Guide Used Car Of The Year Award' for 2003. The judges praised the car for its stylish design and for improvements in quality and reliability over the previous model. Good choice of body styles and ready availability on the used market mean it is easy to find an example that best suits the buyer’s needs. Acclaim was also given to the Laguna’s improved residual values.
The Laguna completed a hat trick of wins, taking the Family Car and Diesel Car awards to accompany the overall Used Car of the Year award. Renault also claimed victory in the Supermini class for its Clio. Honda was another manufacturer claiming an impressive haul of honours, achieving three wins for the Civic, S2000 and Civic Type R in the Compact Family Car, Roadster and Sporting Car categories, respectively.To be eligible for the Used Car Honours, a vehicle must have been available to buy new for more than 12 months. Key evaluation criteria for the awards include:
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