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Watch the 2021 NACTOY Awards Announcement & Q&A

The 2021 North American Car, Truck and Utility Vehicle of the Year (NACTOY) Awards™ were held on January 11, 2021 during a virtual event rather than at Detroit’s TCF Center in light of ongoing COVID-19 concerns. The presentation was held in partnership with the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) and followed by a media Q&A with representatives from the winning automakers. The Hyundai Elantra, Ford F-150 and Ford Mustang Mach E were revealed as the 2021 winners. Read the official NACTOY Press Release.

2021 NACTOY Winners

2021 Elantra NACTOY 2021 car of the year

2021 Car of the Year:
Hyundai Elantra

The Hyundai Elantra, Ford F-150 and  Ford Mustang Mach E were revealed as the winners of the 2021 North American Car, Truck and Utility of the Year (NACTOY) Awards™ presented in a virtual event held in partnership with the North American International Auto Show.

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2021 Truck of the Year:
Ford F-150

The Hyundai Elantra, Ford F-150 and  Ford Mustang Mach E were revealed as the winners of the 2021 North American Car, Truck and Utility of the Year (NACTOY) Awards™ presented in a virtual event held in partnership with the North American International Auto Show.

Mustang Mach E 2021 NACTOY Utility Vehicle of the Year

2021 Utility of the Year:
Ford Mustang Mach E

The Hyundai Elantra, Ford F-150 and  Ford Mustang Mach E were revealed as the winners of the 2021 North American Car, Truck and Utility of the Year (NACTOY) Awards™ presented in a virtual event held in partnership with the North American International Auto Show.

Press Releases

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Winners of the 2020 North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year: Chevrolet Corvette, Kia Telluride, Jeep Gladiator

January 13, 2020
2020 NACTOY Winners North Stingray Telluride and Gladiator

DETROIT, January 13, 2020 – After hundreds of hours of test drives, research and evaluation by independent jurors, the Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, Kia Telluride and Jeep Gladiator were revealed as the winners of the 2020 North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year (NACTOY) awards at TCF Center in Detroit.

2020 NACTOY Finalists Teaser Video: View the Finalists!

December 30, 2019
NACTOY 2020 Finalist Video Teaser

Check out the official NACTOY finalists vying for 2020 North American Car of the Year, 2020 North American Truck of the Year and 2020 North American Utility Vehicle of the Year. Who will win? Watch the video teaser!

New Officers Elected to Lead North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year Awards

December 13, 2019
NACTOY Board Officer 2020-2022

Five new officers have been elected to lead the North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year Awards (NACTOY) over the next two years as the organization continues to be known for the most coveted automotive awards in the global automotive industry.

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