Top Ten World Car Of The Year Finalists Announced


The Road To World Car Continues…

The “Road to World Car” continues with the announcement of the finalists in six award categories. This announcement kicks off the countdown for the 2017 World Car Awards (WCA) ceremony to be hosted by the New York International Auto Show.

This year marks the fourth consecutive year that the WCA has retained its ranking as the number one automotive awards program in the world in terms of media reach. A jury of 75 distinguished international automotive journalists selected the following finalists by secret ballot based on their evaluation with each candidate as part of their professional work.

The 2017 World Car of the Year will be selected from the following 10 finalists listed below in alphabetical order.

• Audi A5 / S5 Coupé
• Audi Q2
• Audi Q5
• Fiat/Abarth 124 Spyder
• Honda Civic
• Jaguar F-PACE
• Mazda CX-9
• Skoda Kodiaq
• Toyota C-HR
• Volkswagen Tiguan

The 2017 World Luxury Car finalists are:

• Bentley Bentayga
• BMW 5 Series
• Genesis G90
• Mercedes-Benz E-Class
• Volvo S90 / V90

The 2017 World Performance Car finalists are:

• Aston Martin DB11
• Audi R8 Spyder
• Honda / Acura NSX
• McLaren 570s
• Porsche Boxster Cayman

The 2017 World Green Car finalists are:

• Chevrolet Bolt
• Honda Clarity Fuel-Cell Car
• Hyundai Ioniq
• Tesla Model X
• Toyota Prius Prime

The 2017 World Urban Car finalists are:

• BMW i3 (94 Ah)
• Citroen C3
• Ford KA+
• Smart Cabriolet
• Suzuki Ignis

The 2017 World Car Design of the Year award finalists are:

• Audi A5 / S5 Coupé
• Jaguar F-PACE
• Mazda CX-9
• Mercedes S-Class Cabriolet
• Toyota CH-R

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