Ward’s took home five editorial awards from the American Society of Business Press Editors, including the Gold top prize nationally in the Subscribers Only Web Section category for WardsAuto.com.

Also winning a national award in the 2007 ASBPEs was “Getting Mileage Out of Being Green,” an in-depth look at the race by auto makers worldwide to be seen as the most environmentally friendly, which took a Silver award in the Best Web Feature category.

The piece also won a Midwest Regional Gold award in the Design category for its layout in Ward’s AutoWorld magazine.

Ward’s AutoWorld’s State of the Industry Parts 1 and 2 packages published last November and December garnered a Midwest Gold award in the Feature Series category.

The magazine’s 10 Best Engines package took home a regional Bronze award in the Best Original Research category.