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Audi A3 named 2014 World Car of the Year

Thu, 17 Apr 2014

As usual, the second press day of the New York Auto Show was kicked off by the World Car of the Year Awards. Rather than fluff things up, we'll cut right to the chase: top honors go to the brand-new Audi A3, which bested the Mazda3 and BMW 4 Series for the all-important award.

Of course, the wonderful thing about the World Car awards is that there isn't just one big announcement – other honors are given out for specific categories. Here are the other winners from this year's ceremony: Have a look at our list of finalists to see which cars didn't make the cut, and be sure to let us know if you agree or disagree with the winners, in Comments.

By Steven J. Ewing

See also: 2015 Audi RS7 Dynamic Edition strutting to NY, J.D. Power customer survey of dealers counts Cadillac, Buick as big winners, BMW considering building 3 Series in North America.