2012 winners of New Car Awards just announced by British motoring publication Parkers. Awards are strongly linked to 3 year / 30k mile running costs of new cars.
Overall winner and winner of medium hatchback category is Honda Civic Hatchback 1.4 iVTEC SE
Eco Car winner is Honda Jazz 1.3IMA HE
Parkers New Car Awards 2012: the winners | Parkers