Main Results of the MAK Award 2017

Results of the MAK Award 2017

The main event of the year in the automotive components industry took place! Gala awarding ceremony of the "World Automotive Components - 2017" was held on October 26 in the Korston Hotel.

Loud applause, raffle prizes, dancing, kind atmosphere - the close characteristic of the event. The ceremony has already become something more than just awarding the best manufacturers.

For some people receiving the cherished statuette is traditional, and some for the first time went up on stage for the deserved award. This year the list of winners was formed in such a way:

  • Nomination "Car Bulb of the Year". (consumer's choice) - Philips
  • Nomination "Car Bulb of the Year" (experts' choice) - OSRAM
  • Nomination "Battery of the Year". - VARTA
  • Shock absorber of the year" nomination (consumer's choice) - KYB
  • Shock absorber of the year" nomination (expert choice) - Monroe
  • Nomination "Engine parts" (expert choice) - Kolbenschmidt
  • Engine parts nomination (consumer choice) - MAHLE
  • Brand of the Year - Suspension and Steering Parts - CTR
  • Drive Belts of the Year - GATES - GATES
  • Bearing of the Year - SKF - SKF
  • Rating "Radiator of the Year". (expert choice) - DENSO
  • Category "Radiator of the Year" (Expert's Choice) - BEHR HELLA SERVICE (consumer's choice) - BEHR HELLA SERVICE
  • NGK spark plugs of the year - NGK
  • Clutch of the Year (consumer choice) - LUK
  • Clutch of the Year (expert's choice) - Valeo
  • Brake Pads of the Year - TRW
  • Brake Discs of the Year - Brembo
  • The filter of the year nomination (expert choice) - FRAM
  • Filter of the Year" nomination (consumers' choice) - MANN-FILTER (consumer choice) - MANN-FILTER
  • Category "Wiper Blades of the Year". - alca
  • Brand of the Year - Auto Chemicals - LIQUI MOLY
  • Brand of the Year - Special fluids - CoolStream
  • Innovation of the Year" nomination - NTN-SNR
  • Korean Brand of the Year" - nomination - AMD
  • Nomination "Domestic filter manufacturer" - Livny
  • Nomination "Specialty automotive fluids - domestic brand" - SINTEC
  • Best Service Station Concept - Bosch
  • Company of the Year" - Grand Prix - Ferdinand Bilstein


Also during solemn ceremony the following persons were awarded with special prizes: PARTS-MALL for the dynamic development, Aero-Force JSC, SKYBEAR OOO Skybar, Lesjöfors for product quality control, JAPANPARTS GROUP for dynamic development, PATRON for opening of the year - PATRON KOREA series, Bosch spark plugs - 115 years on market.

We would like to congratulate all the winners and wish them success in their future work!