The three finalists for the North American Car and Truck of the Year come down to the Ford F-150 and Dodge Ram for the trucks and the Ford Flex for the car. Other contenders that top the list are the Hyundai Genesis, Volkswagen Jetta TDI and Mercedes Benz ML320 Bluetec diesel.
The finalists were announced in September 2008 and then the list was recently narrowed down from that. The Winners will be announced during the 2009 North American International Auto Show in Detroit which will be open to the public starting January 17th, 2009. We will be sure to bring you exclusive information at that time regarding the North American Car and Truck of the Year.