World Car of the Year

 
2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT S at Laguna Seca, first drive, November 2014

2015 World, Luxury And Performance Car Of The Year Top 10 Finalists Announced

While not as prestigious as the annual North American and European car of the year awards, the World Car of the Year awards is the one we look forward to the most as it includes separate categories for performance and luxury cars. There are five categories in fact, with the remaining three being... read more

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2015 Volkswagen Golf, at 2013 New York Auto Show

2013 World Car Of The Year Winners Announced In New York

Every year, an international panel of automotive journalists selects the best cars in the world under various categories, handing out its awards at the New York Auto Show... read more March 29, 2013 by 


 
Volkswagen up! concepts, 2012 Geneva Motor Show

Volkswagen up! Named 2012 World Car Of The Year In New York

The jurors presiding over the annual World Car of the Year awards at the 2012 New York Auto Show have awarded the top honor to a car that is not offered in the U.S. In fact... read more April 6, 2012 by 


 
2012 Porsche 911 first drive

Porsche's New 911 Claims 2012 World Performance Car Honors

The all-new 2012 Porsche 911 has been picked as the 2012 World Performance Car by a panel of 64 international automotive journalists, representing some 25 countries around... read more April 5, 2012 by 


 
Nissan LEAF

Nissan Leaf Named 2011 World Car Of The Year, Ferrari 458 Italia Gets Performance Title

It’s official. The zero-emission 2011 Nissan Leaf electric car has picked up the title of 2011 World Car of the Year at this week’s 2011 New York Auto Show... read more April 21, 2011 by 


 
2011 BMW 5-Series (Euro spec)

2011 World Car Of The Year Top Three Finalists Announced

As the 2011 New York Auto Show approaches, organizers of the annual World Car of the Year awards have released details about the top three finalists for each of the World... read more March 4, 2011 by 


 
2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

2011 World And Performance Car Of The Year Finalists Announced

Just a few weeks ago we saw the entire list of nominees for the World Car of the Year awards, as well as the separate Performance, Green and Design categories, which are held... read more February 1, 2011 by 


 
2011 Lexus LFA

Nominees For 2011 New York Auto Show WCOTY Announced

Not to be outdone by the North American Car and Truck of the Year awards held at this month’s 2011 Detroit Auto Show, the organizers of April’s 2011 New York Auto... read more January 20, 2011 by 


 
2010 Volkswagen Polo

2010 World And Performance Car Of The Year Winners Announced

Not to be outdone by the North American Car and Truck of the Year awards from the Detroit Auto Show, the organizers of the 2010 New York Auto Show are heavily promoting their... read more April 1, 2010 by 


 
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Volkswagen Golf Mark VI Declared 2009 World Car Of The Year

Not to be outdone by the North American Car and Truck of the Year awards from the Detroit Auto Show, the organizers of the New York Auto Show are heavily promoting their own... read more April 9, 2009 by 


 
Nissan GT-R

Nissan GT-R Picked As 2009 World Performance Car Of The Year

Not to be outdone by the North American Car and Truck of the Year awards from the Detroit Auto Show, the organizers of the New York Auto Show are heavily promoting their own... read more April 9, 2009 by 


 
Mazda2 wins 2008 WCOTY award

Mazda 2 Wins 2008 WCOTY Award

Mazda’s diminutive Mazda2 (Demio) hatch has taken out the annual World Car of the Year (WCOTY) awards in New York, beating 38 other cars for the top spot including the... read more March 20, 2008 by 


 
2008 WCOTY top three finalists announced

2008 WCOTY Top Three Finalists Announced

As this year’s New York Auto Show approaches, organizers of the annual World Car of the Year awards have released details about the top three finalists for each of the... read more February 25, 2008 by 


 
2008 World Car of the Year finalists announced

2008 World Car Of The Year Finalists Announced

Not to be outdone by the North American Car and Truck of the Year awards held at this month’s Detroit Auto Show, the organizers of April’s New York Auto Show have... read more January 30, 2008 by 


 
Lexus LS460 named World Car of the Year

Lexus LS460 Named World Car Of The Year

Lexus' flagship luxury saloon has been named the best car in the world by an international panel of journalists. Facing tough competition from the new Audi TT and the revised... read more April 5, 2007 by 


 
 

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