D he upper middle class is not only among the New registrations are firmly in German premium hands, and BMW, Mercedes and Audi also identified the winners among themselves in the readers' choice 'The Best Cars 2012'. In the end, however, the BMW 5 Series was clearly at the top of the trio and the entire class with 38.5 percent.
Jaguar XF wins Import ranking
The Audi A6 secured second place with 29.5 percent. The Mercedes E-Class came in third with 20.2 percent. Behind the Swabian comes the big break. The fourth place, the Jaguar XF, was only able to gain 4.4 percent. Nevertheless, this result was enough to give the British a clear lead in the import ranking. Here the Jaguar XF was able to unite 45.8 percent and thus clearly relegate the Lexus GS to second place with just 11.7 percent. Third place in the import ranking was secured by the Volvo V70 /XC70 with 10.8 percent.
The Renault Latitude landed in last place in both ratings. You can find all results of the upper middle class in our slideshow.