Opel’s Ampera has been voted European Car of the year 2012.
.. The Ampera won out quite convincingly. With each of the 59 jury members from 23 countries awarding 25 points between the seven shortlisted cars – with a maximum of 10 points for any one entry – the Ampera secured 330 points, compared to the Volkswagen Up on 281. Third place went to the Ford Focus with 256 points, followed by the Range Rover Evoque on 186 points.