2015 North American Car and Truck/Utility of the Year candidates announced

Last week the jury announced candidates for the 2015 European Car of the Year that included 33 cars with the winner to be announced next March at the Geneva Motor Show.

This time the candidates for the 2015 North American Car and Truck/Utility of the Year have been announced.

The jury of 60 people will test drive all cars this autumn, after which a shorter list will be announced and then a final short list of three finalists for both categories.

The winners will be announced in early January 2015 at the Detroit Auto Show. The nominees for both categories are listed below.

Cars:
Acura TLX
Alfa Romeo 4C
Audi A3
BMW M3
BMW M4
BMW i3
BMW i8
Cadillac ATS Coupe & V
Chrysler 200
Dodge Challenger
Dodge Charger
Ford Mustang
Honda Fit
Hyundai Genesis sedan
Hyundai Sonata
Jaguar F-Type Coupe
Kia K900
Lexus RC
Maserati Ghibli
Mercedes-Benz B-Class electric
Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe
Subaru Legacy
Subaru WRX / WRX STi
Toyota Camry
Toyota Yaris
Volkswagen Golf/GTI
Volvo V60

Trucks/Utilities:
Audi Q3
BMW X4
Cadillac Escalade
Chevrolet Colorado
Chevrolet Suburban
Chevrolet Tahoe
Chevrolet Trax
Ford Edge
Ford Expedition
Ford F-150
Ford F-Series HD
Ford Transit Connect
GMC Canyon
GMC Yukon
GMC Yukon XL
Honda HR-V
Jeep Renegade
Kia Sedona
Kia Soul EV
Lexus NX
Lincoln MKC
Lincoln Navigator
Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class
Nissan Murano
Porsche Macan
Ram Promaster City
Subaru Outback
Volvo XC60
Volvo XC90


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