In the first day of the international motor show in Los Angeles was declared the shortlist of the contest “North American Car and Truck Utility of the Year” 2018 for all three categories: car, SUV/truck and crossover.
The first three finalists got Honda Accord, Kia Stinger and the Toyota Camry. The selection is not passed for the Alfa Romeo Giulia, Audi A5 Sportback, BMW 5-Series, Hyundai Ioniq, Kia Rio, Lexus LC500, Porsche Panamera and the Subaru Impreza.
Alfa Romeo Stelvio
In the category “Best crossover” were selected Alfa Romeo Stelvio, Honda Odyssey and Volvo XC60. For the finals, and left the Audi Q5, BMW X3, Buick Enclave, Chevrolet Equinox, Chevrolet Traverse, Jeep Compass, Kia Niro, a Land Rover Discovery, Mazda CX-5, Subaru Crosstrek, Atlas Volkswagen and Volkswagen Tiguan.
Chevrolet Colorado ZR2
But popular in America pickups and SUVs honest is dominated by local brands: the Chevrolet Colorado ZR2, Ford Expedition and Lincoln Navigator.
The winners in each category, the jury consisting of 60 automotive journalists, will be announced on 15 January next year at the motor show in Detroit.
We will remind that last year the title of “North American car of the year” was the Chevrolet Bolt, Honda Ridgeline and Chrysler Pacifica.