The latest Annual Awarding Ceremony TOP-5 AUTO 2016 took place on May 25 in G.GRAF restaurant, Moscow, Russia. For the fourth time in a row the most reputable Russian automotive journalists (currently the jury of the award includes 43 members) from various media got together in order to express the consolidated independent opinion about newcomer-models and the most influential persons in automotive field in Russia.
For the second year in a row in April the TOP-5 AUTO steering committee undertakes the test-drive of cars which made the short list of the contest for the members of expert jury. For the first time light commercial vehicles and sportscars - nominees in respective categories - were tested alongside passenger cars. 27 models (in total more than 30 vehicles including various modifications and variants) from 17 international and domestic brands were allocated on the apron. 25 of 43 members of jury took part in this “road exam”.
On Feb 18 during the business brunch at G. GRAF restaurant the steering committee of TOP-5 AUTO award has announced the short-list of nominees of the fourth season. From the beginning of November 2015 the jury of the contest which currently consists of 43 reputable Russian automotive journalists evaluated 84 brand-new of substantially renewed models from the long-list according to five main criteria: price-quality ratio, styling, technical innovations, comfort and usability. Based on these estimates five finalists which scored the highest mean average were chosen in each of nominations.
On October 22 during the business brunch at Moscow Beer & Brut gastronomic bar the steering committee of National Award of Automotive Business Expert TOP-5 AUTO announced the start of the fourth season (2015 – 2016) of contest. The event was attended by members of jury, info partners, representatives of such companies as: BMW, General Motors, Citroen, Chery Motors, Haval Motors, Honda, Hyundai, Kia, Jaguar Land Rover, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Renault, Subaru, Suzuki, Toyota, Volkswagen, Volvo, Zotye, GAZ Group.
On April, 8 a massive test-drive of nominees organized by TOP-5 AUTO took place on the new route M11 Moscow- St.Petersburg. 20 of 38 members of jury participated in the event. 20 cars from 14 brands were tested.
On February, 12 the steering committee of TOP-5 AUTO award has announced the short-list of nominees of the third season at the business brunch in “Bouillabaisse” restaurant
On October, 16 2014 in “Tarantino” restaurant the TOP-5 AUTO steering committee has launched the third season with the participation of the members of jury, representatives of car manufacturers and partners of the award.
On May, 22 the Second Annual Ceremony of National Award of Automotive Business Experts TOP-5 AUTO 2014 took place in a Grand Hall of Intrenational Multimedia RIA Novosti press-center.
On February, 13 2014 the nominees in special category “Auto-Person of the Year” have been announced and bulletins have been distributed among members of jury.
On December, 6 2013 the press-conference on the occasion of the announcement of the short-list of the second National Award of Automotive Business Experts TOP-5 AUTO took place in a Big Hall of RIA Novosti news agency
On September, 23 2013 the members of jury and representatives of car manufacturers got together to discuss the rules and regulations and the long-list of entrants of the second season of TOP-5 AUTO award.
On May, 23 2013 the awarding ceremony TOP-5 AUTO has been held for the first time
Business brunch on the occasion of the announcement of the results of elimination round of National Award of Automotive Business Experts TOP-5 AUTO
Press-brunch on the occasion of the launch of National Award of Automotive Business Experts TOP-5 AUTO