Jaguar F-pace: World car of the year 2017

Schwalbach/New York, 13 April 2017

The "world car Awards" awarded on the occasion of the motor show in New York are always good for a surprise. 2016, the Mazda MX-5 took the win, now the Crown on the Jaguar F-PSCE went. And not only that: the SUV won also in the Designwertung.

Double victory for Jaguar

75 motor journalists from 24 countries, including seven from Germany, made the decision, the Jaguar F-pace in the year 2017 to the winner before the Audi Q5 and the VW Tiguan to be chosen. In the design competition C HR sailed the Mercedes S-class cabriolet and the Toyota F-pace. Already in 2013, the Jaguar F-type had won in this category.

Class victories for German brands

The "world luxury car" voted the Mercedes E-class, the Porsche 718 is "World Performance Car". The Toyota Prius can adorn themselves with the title "World Green Car" and the range extended BMW i3 was finally to the "world urban car". (rh)