Toyota Compact Cruiser EV: Already an Award-Winning SUV

In only its concept form, the Toyota Compact Cruiser EV gains the right attention as an SUV we want to drive. This little EV appears to be a smaller version of the long-gone FJ Cruiser with an electrified influence. Because the Compact Cruiser offers a rugged build, and impressive off-road style, it’s hit the ground running. Before this vehicle ever heads to the production line, its already brought in at least one award.

What award has the Toyota Compact Cruiser EV SUV won?

Silver Compact Cruiser EV, with mountains in the background

Toyota Compact Cruiser EV | Toyota

There are awards handed out to concept cars and this little Toyota SUV won one of them. MotorTrend tells us this little EV took home the 2022 Car Design Award for concept vehicles which is awarded by Auto & Design magazine in Milan. Hopefully, the rugged looks and FJ Cruiser inspiration make it to the production line.