The World Car of the Year jury has announced the finalists for 2015. As you may have read, this jury is made of 75 automotive related guys and the big prize is awarded during the New York International Auto Show, event which will kick off on April 2.
World Car of the Year

The finalists for the main category of the 2015 World Car of the Year are: BMW 2-Series Active Tourer, Citroën C4 Cactus, Ford Mustang, Hyundai Genesis, Jeep Renegade, Mazda Mazda2, Mercedes-Benz C-Class, MINI 5 door / MINI 4 door, Nissan Qashqai and Volkswagen Passat.
World Luxury Car of the Year
At the 2015 World Luxury Car the winner will be elected from the BMW i8, BMW X6, Cadillac ATS Coupe, Cadillac Escalade, Kia K900, Lexus NX, Lexus RC, Lincoln MKC, Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe and Range Rover Autobiography Black LWB.
World Performance Car of the Year

If you are looking for a powerful car then you should know that the finalists for the 2015 World Performance Car are: Audi S1, Audi S3, Audi TT / TTS, Bentley Continental GT Speed, BMW M4 Coupe / M3 Sedan, Corvette Z06, Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat, Jaguar F-Type R Coupe, Lexus RC-F and Mercedes-Benz AMG GT.
World Green Car of the Year
The 2015 World Green Car of the Year winner will be chosen from the BMW i8, Hyundai x35 / Tucson Fuel Cell, Kia Soul EV, Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine and Volkswagen Golf GTE.

Source: WCOTY