After three intense days full of discussing and testing, the jury announced the well deserving winner of the 5th Xuanyuan Award in the dignified Beijing Motor Museum:
The Volvo S90.
In the end the determining factors amongst others were
- production in China for the global demand
- capability of breaking the dominance of the traditional German OEMs in the upper middle segment in China leader in the downsizing approach (2.0l basic engine supercharged in different stages)
- among the best vehicles assessed in Xiangyang back in October
- a product of a Chinese owned OEM