2010 World Green Car of the Year Awards Narrowed to 5 Finalists

World Car of the Year Awards

In brief: The 2010 World Green Car of the Year Award will be handed out at the New York Auto Show in April. The field of contestants has been narrowed to 5.

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World Car of the Year Awards

The World Car Awards program has announced that the 2010 World Green Car of the Year Award's field of contestants has been narrowed to five finalists. Next month, at the Geneva Motor Show, the finalists will be narrowed further to the top 3 picks.

There were 13 vehicles on the original list. After ballots were distributed, returned and tabulated from automotive journalists around the world, the final five picks are:

  1. Ford Fusion hybrid
  2. Honda Insight
  3. Mercedes-Benz S400 hybrid
  4. Toyota Prius
  5. Volkswagen Bluemotion (Golf, Passat)

And so ...

Next month will narrow the list further. Do you have a prediction? Here are my top 3 picks:

  1. Mercedes-Benz S400 hybrid
  2. Ford Fusion hybrid
  3. Honda Insight

Photo credits: World Car Awards

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