Golf Finalist For World Car Of The Year
March 13, 2009
The top Golf is, of course, the GTI.
The bragging rights are coveted and considerable —
World Car Of The Year — and Volkswagen's new sixth-generation Golf is a 2009 contender.
The three finalists, announced this week, are the Ford Fiesta, Toyota iQ and VW Golf. They have been whittled down from an initial list of 51 new vehicles.
The vehicles are chosen and voted on by a jury of 59 international auto journalists from 25 countries.
Past winners include the Mazda 2 (2008), Lexus LS 460 (2007) and BMW 3 Series (2006).
The top World Car Of The Year will be announced at the New York auto show on April 9 — surf on back to VolksWatch for the news.