The Volvo XC60 has been crowned the 2018 World Car of the Year at the New York International Auto Show.
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The Volvo XC60 was chosen from an initial entry list of 34 vehicles from all over the world, then a short list of ten, reduced to three finalists announced in Geneva earlier this month: the Mazda CX‐5, the Range Rover Velar and the Volvo XC60.
"I am pleased to see our company's product investments paying off," said Håkan Samuelsson, president and CEO of Volvo Cars. "We are up against some tough competition, but this award for the XC60 shows that Volvo has the right combination of design, connectivity and safety that appeals to customers across the world."
All the winners2018 World Car of the Year:
Volvo XC602018 World Luxury Car:
Audi A82018 World Performance Car:
BMW M52018 World Car Design of the Year:
Range Rover Velar2018 World Green Car:
Nissan LEAF2018 World Urban Car:
For more, go to www.wcoty.com