Presented by "Road and Travel Magazine", the International Car of the Year (ICOTY) award for the car and truck
segments go to the Nissan GT-R
and Dodge Ram
1500, respectively. Comprised of 16 automotive journalists, the ICOTY association says its goal is to "honor new-year model vehicles that reach beyond power and performance by tapping into lifestyle compatibility". The Dodge Ram topped the Ford
F-150 and Subaru Forester
to win the truck segment, while the Nissan GT-R beat the Dodge Challenger
and Ford Flex
to win the car portion of the competition.