Hot Hatchback of the Year
Ford Focus ST

irish car of the year winner

Other Nominees in this Category

Cupra Ateca

Ford Focus ST

Mercedes Benz A35 AMG

Renault Megane RS Trophy

Skoda Kodiaq RS

The Ford Focus ST has won the title of Hot Hatchback of the Year at the 2020 Continental Tyres Irish Car of the Year awards.

The trophy for Hot Hatchback of the Year was presented to Ford at the Irish Car of the Year 2020 awards event, which took place at Dublin’s Westin Hotel on 7th November 2019. The awards were voted for by a jury comprising 34 of Ireland’s most experienced motoring journalists.

The Focus ST triumphed in a fiercely competitive Hot Hatchback of the Year category that also included the Cupra, Mercedes-Benz, Renault and Skoda. The trophy was presented by Tom Dennigan of Continental Tyres (Ireland) along with Bob Flavin and Tony Conlon of the Irish Car of the Year jury.

The Continental Tyres Irish Car of the Year awards are an annual showcase of the best new cars launched each year, taking account of the specific requirements of the Irish market.

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