2019 Award entries will open after the summer.

The awards categories are:

For the other award categories, a shortlist of cars will be chosen and assessed by expert judges from both FirstCar and Intelligent Instructor. The other categories are:

  • Driving Instructor Car of the Year
  • Green Car of the Year
  • Safe Car of the Year
  • Used Car of the Year
  • Car of the Year

For more information on the judging process, please  click here.


  1. Download the respective entry form above.
  2. Read the entry guidance notes - click here to download
  3. Complete all sections on the form (remember entries are limited to 1,000 words)
  4. Compile no more than three pages of additional supporting documents if desired.
  5. Send your completed entry form along with any supporting documentation to awards@firstcar.co.uk before the closing date of 15 February 2018 - you will receive an acknowledgement of receipt.