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Audi TT listed among the candidates for 2015 COTY

The third generation Audi TT has been nominalized among the candidates for the 2015 Car of the Year award. It should be mentioned that in order to qualify as a candidate for COTY a car must be either already on sale or before the end of the year in five or more European countries and has projected sales of at least 5,000 units for the following year.

The Audi TT meets this criterion and on December 15 we will find out whether it will make it to the short list featuring seven finalists. As for the winner, this will be announced on March 2 next year during the 85th edition of the Geneva Motor Show in Switzerland. As a reminder, the 2014 COTY award was won by Peugeot with the all-new 308.

Here are all the finalists for the 2015 Car of the Year:

  • Audi TT Coupe
  • BMW 2-Series Active Tourer
  • BMW 2-Series Coupe
  • BMW i8
  • BMW X4
  • Citroen C1
  • Citroen C4 Cactus
  • Fiat 500X
  • Ford EcoSport
  • Ford Mondeo
  • Hyundai i20
  • Infiniti Q50
  • Jeep Renegade
  • Kia Soul
  • Lexus NX
  • Lexus RC
  • Mercedes-Benz C-Class
  • Mercedes-Benz GLA
  • Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe
  • MINI Cooper
  • Nissan Pulsar
  • Nissan Qashqai
  • Nissan X-Trail
  • Opel Corsa
  • Peugeot 108
  • Porsche Macan
  • Renault Twingo
  • Skoda Fabia
  • Smart ForTwo
  • Smart ForFour
  • Subaru WRX STI
  • Suzuki Celerio
  • Toyota Aygo
  • Volkswagen Passat

As a reminder, the 2014 COTY award was won by Peugeot with the all-new 308. It was preceded by the Volkswagen Golf, Chevrolet Volt / Opel Ampera, Nissan Leaf and the Volkswagen Polo.

Adrian Padeanu

Long-time fan of the fabled Four Rings.