A jury of 50 automotive journalists from the United States and Canada has selected the Hyundai Genesis as the 2009 North American Car of the Year and the Ford F-150 as the 2009 North American Truck of the Year.
The awards are designed to recognize the most outstanding new vehicles in their segments.
Here are the vehicles on which the jurors voted:
2009 North American Car of the Year nominees
BMW 1 Series
Volkswagen Jetta TDI
2009 North American Truck of the Year nominees
Mercedes-Benz ML320 BlueTEC
More information on the awards — including the names of jurors as well as previous finalists and winners — is available at: www.northamericancaroftheyear.org.