Few days ago New York Auto Show has named winner for the “World Car of the Year”. The second year running it became the seventh generation of Volkswagen Croup – Volkswagen Golf. First car was introduced at the show in Berlin in September 2012. By a vote of the jury the car ahead of Mercedes-Benz A-Class, Porsche Boxster Cayman and Subaru BRZ Toyota GT86. Before, Volkswagen Golf has gotten “Car of the Year” award at one of the European Auto Show.
For German group Volkswagen this victory is the third in this category.
Best sports car category has been granted Porsche Boxster Cayman. In addition, to the same title have claimed Ferrari F12berlinetta and Subaru BRZ/Toyota GT86.
The most stylish car was found Jaguar F-Type, which was ahead of Aston Martin Vanquish and Mazda6 in this nomination.
Tesla Model S electric car is called the best “green” car of the year.
The best design of exterior is in Jaguar Roadster F-Type.
Previous year “World Car of the Year” was awarded the same German company – compact hatchback Volkswagen Up!
The list of World Car of the Year winners for the last years:
2012 Volkswagen up!
2011 Nissan Leaf
2010 Volkswagen Polo
2009 Volkswagen Golf
2007 Lexus LS460
2006 BMW 3-Series
2005 Audi A6