Voting lines are open from 20th January’15 to 5th February’15 for consumers to choose the best!
Bangalore, 20 January 2015: CarDekho.com, the flagship portal of GirnarSoft announces CarDekho Accolade – India’s first-ever consumer choice awards in the automobile space. Cardekho Accolades, presented by Snapdeal.com and co-sponsored by HP, are the ultimate prize for car and Bike manufacturers in Indian market. The awards are 100% consumer choice and will be adjudged basis the unbiased online voting system managed through cardekho.com microsite http://awards.cardekho.com.
The awards will be spread across 20 car categories, 12 general, 4 jury awards category and 5 bike categories. The 12 general car categories have been chosen from different segments that include all the new cars launched in 2014 as well as some of the most popular cars in India based on their viewership on Cardekho.com. A panel of experts will judge 4 more categories of jury awards from all the cars launched during calendar year 2014. Cardekho Accolades will culminate into a gala awards ceremony to be held on 10th February 2015.
Talking about this initiative, Mr. Amit Jain, CEO and Co-Founder, GirnarSoft said, “Cardekho Accolades 2014 is in its second edition this year with the first award held in 2012. Our objective to bring in this form of award in Indian auto space was purely to honor consumer choice as we believe it is imperative for any brand / manufacturer to know if the product has hit the right consumer pulse. This is a platform for people to vote for their favorite car or bike based on their product experience. May the best win!”
Consumers can cast their vote for 2014 Cardekho Accolades between 20th January and 5th February, 2015. These votes will be tabulated electronically and winners will be determined based on the nominees in each category with the highest number of eligible votes. Each consumer can participate in the prize winning lucky draw by registering for voting. The lucky winners will be selected post the voting is concluded. The exciting prizes to be won include a Samsung LED Smart TV, two Apple iPad Mini, 50 Flipkart vouchers worth Rs. 27,000 and 50 Snapdeal vouchers worth Rs. 23,000.
The team of dedicated road testers at Cardekho.com have driven the vehicles extensively, sticking to the criteria that most matters to the consumers. Cardekho Accolades are only given to the cars & bikes that set the highest standards in their class each year and only the best of the best gets the accolade of being named CarDekho Consumers Choice Car & Bike of the Year.
Car Categories for Awards:
Hatchback, Premium Hatchback, Entry Level Sedan, Mid-Sized Sedan, Premium Sedan, Luxury Sedan, MUV/MPV, SUV, Premium SUV, Luxury SUV, Super Luxury Car of the Year and Performance Car of the Year
Bike Categories for Awards:
Scooter of the Year, Bike of the Year, Premium Bikes, Entry Level Performance Bike and Performance Bike of the Year
Car of the Year, Design of the Year, Engine of the Year, Innovation of the Year, Best Value for Money Product, Best Diesel Car of the Year, Best Indian Auto Advert and Best Facelift of the Year