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The finalists for the 2014 North American Car and Truck of the Year have been recently announced.

The over-seas automotive market is getting ready to choose its winners of the 2014 North American Car and Truck / Utility of the Year but before the winning vehicles will be announced, during the 2013 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit, in early 2014, the short list is now available, and it includes some pretty good cars and trucks.

2014 North American Car of the Year finalists:
BMW 4-Series
Cadillac CTS
Chevrolet Corvette Stingray
Chevrolet Impala
Infiniti Q50
Jaguar F-Type
Kia Cadenza
Lexus IS
Mazda3
Mazda6
Mercedes-Benz CLA
Toyota Corolla

2014 North American Truck/Utility of the Year finalists:
Acura MDX
BMW X5
Buick Encore
Chevrolet Silverado
GMC Sierra
Hyundai Santa Fe LWB
Jeep Cherokee
Kia Sorento
Range Rover Sport
Nissan Rogue
Subaru Forester
Toyota Tundra

The winner of the 2013 North American Car of the Year award was the Cadillac ATS while the 2013 North American Truck/Utility of the Year was named the Ram 1500. The winners were chosen from the finalists by a jury of 49 journalists from across Canada and the United States. The winners of the 2014 NACTOY will be announced during the 2014 Detroit Motor Show, in January.