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NACTOY Releases Annual List of Vehicle Award Candidates

June 9, 2022

DETROIT – June 9, 2022 – The North American Car, Truck, and Utility Vehicle of the Year
(NACTOY) Awards™ said today it expects a total of 47 cars, trucks, and utility vehicles to be
eligible for the 2023 awards – tying with 2019 for the most eligible vehicles in the history of the
awards.

North American Car, Truck and Utility Vehicle of the Year Awards Announces $40,000 in Charitable Donations

June 7, 2022

DETROIT, June 07, 2022 – The North American Car, Truck and Utility Vehicle of the Year (NACTOY) Awards™
announced today it has made donations to two nonprofit organizations in partnership with the Detroit Auto
Dealers Association (DADA) as a continuation of its commitment to giving back. Now in its third year providing charitable donations, NACTOY jurors voted to donate $20,000 to the John Lamm Scholarships and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

NACTOY Reveals 2022 North American Car, Truck and Utility Vehicle of the Year™ Award Winners

January 11, 2022
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Media contact: Brent Snavely Lambert & Co. M: 313.378.6082 E: bsnavely@lambert.com   NACTOY Reveals 2022 North American  Car, Truck and Utility Vehicle of the Year™ […]

2019 NACTOY Winners

Genesis G70 Car of the Year

2019 Car of the Year:
Genesis G70

The Genesis G70, Hyundai Kona/Kona EV and Ram 1500 were revealed as the winners of the 2019 North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year (NACTOY) awards presented at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

2019 Ram 1500

2019 Truck of the Year:
Ram 1500

The Genesis G70, Hyundai Kona/Kona EV and Ram 1500 were revealed as the winners of the 2019 North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year (NACTOY) awards presented at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

Hyundai Kona/Kona EV

2019 Utility of the Year:
Hyundai Kona/Kona EV

The Genesis G70, Hyundai Kona/Kona EV and Ram 1500 were revealed as the winners of the 2019 North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year (NACTOY) awards presented at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

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