January 8, 2007
Road & Travel Magazine Announces 2007 International Car of the Year Awards Winners
Detroit, Michigan – Road & Travel Magazine (RTM) announced its 11th Annual International Car of the Year Awards (ICOTY) on Sunday. A jury of 12 nationally-renowned automotive journalists selected the Top 10 automobiles with ballots tabulated by J.D. Power and Associates.
The winners are:
|International Car of the Year:||Lexus LS 460|
|International Truck of the Year:||Chevrolet Silverado Crew Cab|
|Pick Up Truck of the Year:||“Most Athletic”||Chevrolet Silverado|
|Sports Car of the Year:||“Most Sex Appeal”||Jaguar XK|
|Sedan of the Year:||“Most Dependable”||Toyota Camry|
|Luxury Car of the Year:||“Most Respected”||Lexus LS 460|
|Minivan of the Year:||“Most Compatible”||Hyundai Entourage|
|Entry Level Car of the Year:||“Most Spirited”||Mazda Speed 3|
|Crossover of the Year:||“Most Versatile”||Mazda CX-7|
|SUV of the Year:||“Most Resourceful”||GMC Yukon|
“The ICOTY awards focus on the emotional connection between car and consumer; how vehicles reflect our lifestyles and self image, an attitude the average consumer can identify with,” said RTM Editor-in-Chief, Courtney Caldwell.