33 cars announced car of the year 2015

July 25, 2014

The 2015 Car of the Year jury has selected 33 vehicles that will fight for the prestigious award.

The list consists of cars that are already on sale or will be before the end of this year in five or more European markets and will sell at least 5,000 units in 2015. On December 15 the list will be reduced to a total of seven nominees, which will enter the final phase. The winner will be named during the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, on March 2 next year.

The Peugeot 308 has won the 2014 European Car of the Year. The car was described by the jurors as a “stylish” vehicle that exudes “quality and elegance”.

Here are the 33 candidates:

Audi TT Coupe
BMW 2-Series Active Tourer
BMW 2-Series Coupe
BMW i8
Citroen C1
Citroen C4 Cactus
Fiat 500X
Ford EcoSport
Ford Mondeo
Hyundai i20
Infiniti Q50
Jeep Renegade
Kia Soul
Lexus NX
Lexus RC
Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Mercedes-Benz GLA
Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe
Nissan Pulsar
Nissan Qashqai
Nissan X-Trail
Opel Corsa
Peugeot 108
Porsche Macan
Renault Twingo
Skoda Fabia
Smart ForTwo
Smart ForFour
Subaru WRX STI
Suzuki Celerio
Toyota Aygo
Volkswagen Passat

Source: Worldcarfans