Jaguar I-Pace Wins the 2019 World Car of the Year

The New York Auto Show is underway, with some cars already debuting before the show even starts, but one of the biggest parts of the show is the World Car of the Year award, which goes to the Jaguar I-Pace this year.

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2019 World Car of the Year Finalists Announced

At the 2019 Geneva Motor Show, the World Car of the Year jury selected the Audi e-Tron, Jaguar I-Pace, and Volvo S60/V60 as the top three cars in the world, with the final winner to be announced next month at the New York Auto Show.

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2018 Volvo XC60 Wins World Car of the Year Award

The Volvo XC60 has officially been crowned the 2018 World Car of the year as announced at the New York Auto Show. 

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2018 World Car of the Year Finalists Announced

The finalists for some of the most prestigious awards in the automotive industry have been announced today, leading up to the final winners being announced at the New York Auto Show on March 28.

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2017 World Car of the Year Finalists Announced

Despite all the drama surrounding the  Volkswagen Group, the German company has multiple nominations for the World Car of the Year Award.

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Nominees for 2017 World Car of the Year Award Announced

The shortlist of nominees for the 2017 World Car of the Year award have been announced, with Audi and Kia leading with three entries each.

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Mazda MX-5 Miata Named 2016 World Car of the Year

The Mazda MX-5 has been named the 2016 World Car of the Year. 

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2016 World Car of The Year Finalists Announced

The short list for the 2016 World Car of the Year has been announced. 

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2016 World Car of the Year Nominees Announced

The 2016 World Car of the Year nominees have been announced.

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2014 World Car of the Year Short List Announced

The list of twenty-four vehicles eligible for the World Car of the Year Award has been whittled down to just three finalists, the Mazda3, the Audi A3 and the BMW 4 Series.

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2014 World Car of the Year Finalists Announced

The finalists for the 2014 World Car of the Year have been announced, but the world will have to wait until Thursday, April 17 at the New York Auto Show to find out the winner.

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2013 World Car of the Year Finalists Announced

Today, the top ten finalists list for the 2013 World Car of the Year Award was released.

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Efficiency, Connectivity Most Valued in 2013 Cars: Study

Using less gas and connecting loads of electronics are the most important factors in new cars according to a long list of industry pundits.

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Are German Cars Reliable? The Myth of "German Engineering"

There are a lot of car stereotypes out there, like that Toyota builds dull appliances. While true on many fronts, the Japanese automaker does also make exciting sporty cars like the Scion FR-S, and Lexus LFA, both praised for their exhilarating rides, edgy styling and pulse-raising performance. But there’s another stereotype that needs to be dealt with.

Likely you’ve heard the phrase “German engineering” more than a few times in your life and there’s a popular misconception that it equals good reliability. German cars are well engineered, sometimes to be amazing performance machines and sometimes to be incredibly high-tech (and often both) but, Porsche aside, German cars don’t have the best track record for reliability.

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Return of the Three-Cylinder Engine: the Answer to High Gas Prices

With sky-high gas prices on the horizon and increasingly strict emissions standards for car manufacturers to live up to, consumers are constantly looking for more options when it comes to fuel economy, and automakers are equally eager to deliver. For those reasons manufacturers are continuing to downsize engines. It was a tough sell for car buyers to accept four-cylinder engines instead of six-cylinders, but will they have an easier time accepting three-cylinder engines?

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