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NACTOY Reveals Semifinalists for 2020 Car, Utility and Truck of the Year Awards

September 20, 2019
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The North American Car, Utility, and Truck of the Year Awards is pleased to reveal this year’s list of semifinalists that will be vying for the 2020 awards. A jury of 50 respected jurors from print, online, radio and broadcast media across the U.S. and Canada have voted and narrowed down this year’s list of eligible vehicles to 12 cars, 12 utilities and five trucks.

NACTOY Releases Vehicle Eligibility List for 2020 Awards

August 6, 2019
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The North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year awards today announced a list of 46 models eligible for the 2020 awards that illustrates the intense competition and ongoing innovation among automakers across all three vehicle categories.
This year’s eligibility list includes 19 cars, 22 utilities and five trucks that are being brought to market by 23 different automotive brands. The models up for consideration range from cars with mass market appeal to luxury vehicles and all-new pickup nameplates.

North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year Awards to Announce 2020 awards at Cobo Center

June 27, 2019
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After exploring a number of options, the North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year Awards (NACTOY) said today that it will continue to announce its winners at its traditional home in Detroit at Cobo Center as it also extends its partnership with the Detroit Auto Dealers Association (DADA).

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