The organizers of North American Car and Truck of the Year marked the start of the process of selecting the winners for 2018, announcing the list of nominees for the valuable prizes.
In the category of the car of the year, are selected Honda Clarity, Honda Accord, Alfa Romeo Giulia, Audi A5 Sportback, BMW 5, Hyundai Ioniq, Kia Stinger, Lexus LC500, Porsche Panamera, Subaru Impreza, Tesla Model 3 and Toyota Camry. In class crossover / SUV, the jury nominates Chevrolet Equinox and Traverse, Alfa Romeo Stelvio, GMC Terrain, Honda Odyssey, Kia Niro, Land Rover Discovery, Nissan Rogue Sport, Toyota CH-R and Volkswagen Atlas. In the latter, but very important category for the US market – pickup and a major SUV of the year are Chevrolet Colorado ZR2, Ford Expedition and Lincoln Navigator.
In September, a group of 60 journalists will select the semi-finalists, and only a month later, three finalists from each category will be announced. The winners will be known during the Detroit Auto Show next year.