The finalists for the prestigious awards were announced today at a meeting of the Detroit Economic Club. For North American Car of the Year, the finalists are:

  • Ford Fusion

  • Honda Civic

  • Pontiac Solstice

For North American Truck of the Year, the finalists are:

  • Ford Explorer

  • Nissan Xterra

  • Honda Ridgeline

The winners will be named at the North American International Auto Show in January.

Finalists in each category were chosen from 14 vehicles that were all new or substantially changed from previous models, by a jury of 49 media professionals from print, TV and internet outlets.

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