Top ten 2015 World Car of the Year finalists announced

A jury of seventy-five distinguished international automotive journalists have selected 10 finalists in the World Car of the Year, World Luxury Car and World Performance Car categories, based on their experience with each candidate as part of their professional work.

The 2015 World Car Awards ceremony will be hosted by the New York International Auto Show on Thursday, April 2 and here are the TEN finalists in every category listed in alphabetical order.

The 2015 World Car of the Year finalists:
– BMW 2 Series Active Tourer
– Citroën C4 Cactus
– Ford Mustang
– Hyundai Genesis
– Jeep Renegade
– Mazda2
– Mercedes-Benz C-Class
– MINI 5 door / MINI 4 door Hard Top
– Nissan Qashqai
– Volkswagen Passat

The 2015 World Luxury Car finalists:
– BMW i8
– BMW X6
– Cadillac ATS Coupe
– Cadillac Escalade/ESV
– Kia K900
– Lexus NX
– Lexus RC
– Lincoln MKC
– Mercedes-Benz S Coupe
– Range Rover Autobiography Black LWB

The 2015 World Performance Car finalists:
– Audi S1
– Audi S3
– Audi TT / TTS
– Bentley Continental GT Speed
– BMW M4 Coupe/M3 Sedan
– Corvette Z06
– Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat
– Jaguar F-TYPE R Coupe
– Lexus RC-F
– Mercedes-Benz AMG GT

In addition to the three main categories, there is also the 2015 World Green Car category with five finalists:
– BMW i8
– Hyundai x35/Tucson Fuel Cell
– Kia Soul EV
– Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine
– Volkswagen Golf GTE

And the final category that will be covered is the 2015 World Car Design of the Year with fife finalists:
– BMW 2 Series Active Tourer
– Citroën C4 Cactus
– Mercedes C-Class
– Porsche Macan
– Volvo XC90


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