Three finalists in each category are now known.
The overall winners will be shared on February 28, 2022.
Every year, the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) complies data from its members to determine the best-of-the-best in each significant vehicle category.
Through thousands of road tests and reviews, Canadian auto journalists have voted to determine which new vehicles deserve the attention of buyers.
On February 28, 2022, in partnership with the Canadian International Auto Show, the 2022 Canadian Car of the Year and Canadian Utility Vehicle of the Year awards will be announced.
In the meantime, here are the category finalists:
Best Small Car in Canada for 2022
Best Large Car in Canada for 2022
Best Small Premium Car in Canada for 2022
BMW 3 Series/4 Series
Best Sports/Performance Car in Canada for 2022
Best Small Utility Vehicle in Canada for 2022
Toyota Corolla Cross
Best Mid-size Utility Vehicle in Canada for 2022
Hyundai Santa Fe
Best Large Utility Vehicle in Canada for 2022
Best Mid-size Premium Utility Vehicle in Canada for 2022
Best Large Premium Utility Vehicle in Canada for 2022
Jeep Grand Wagoneer
Best Off-Road Vehicle in Canada for 2022
Best Minivan in Canada for 2022
Best Small Pick-up Truck in Canada for 2022
Hyundai Santa Cruz
Best EV in Canada for 2022
Ford Mustang Mach-E
Hyundai Kona Electric
Kia Niro EV