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2019 World Car Awards: Top 3 finalists named
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9th Mar 2019
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2019 World Car Awards: Top 3 finalists named

The World Car Awards countdown continues at the 2019 Geneva motor show, with the top three finalists in each category announced this week. A jury of 86 journalists narrowed down a pool of 40 new models to 10 finalists last month, now down to three, with the winner to be announced at the New York motor show in April. In addition to the overall World Car of the Year award, several other categories have also been narrowed down to three candidates.
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James Wong
2018 Commodore (sort of) shortlisted for World Car of the Year
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4th Nov 2017
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2018 Commodore (sort of) shortlisted for World Car of the Year

The Opel Insignia, near-identical twin to the Holden Commodore, has been nominated for World Car of the Year. The replacement for the locally-built Commodore, set to arrive in dealerships in February next year, is among 35 cars nominated for the award, won by the Jaguar F-Pace last year. Previous winners also include the Mazda MX-5, Audi A3 and Mercedes-Benz A-Class. The award will be judged by a team of automotive journalists from Asia, Europe and North America.
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Scott Collie
2017 World Car of the Year finalists announced
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4th Feb 2017
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2017 World Car of the Year finalists announced

The 2017 World Car of the Year (WCOTY) finalists have been announced, and once again the list is dominated by models from European brands. There are six Car of the Year awards up for grabs this year, including the main prize, as well as gongs for the following categories: luxury, performance, car design, green, and urban. The Urban Car of the Year prize is new for 2017, and is only open to cars under four metres in length.
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Derek Fung
Europeans, Japanese dominate 2014 World Car of the Year nominations
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7th Nov 2013
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Europeans, Japanese dominate 2014 World Car of the Year nominations

European and Japanese car makers have dominated the nominations for the 2014 World Car of the Year (WCOTY) award. The initial list of 28 nominees includes 12 vehicles from European manufacturers and seven Japanese models alongside five from the US and four South Koreans.
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Tim Beissmann
2011 World Car of the Year top three announced
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4th Mar 2011
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2011 World Car of the Year top three announced

The three finalists for the 2011 World Car of the Year have been announced at the Geneva Motor Show, ahead of the official award ceremony at next month’s New York International Auto Show. In alphabetical order, the finalists are: the Audi A8, the BMW 5 Series and the Nissan Leaf. A group of 66 leading journalists from 24 different countries around the world selected the top three, initially starting with a list of 39 vehicles and then last month whittling that number down to 10.
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