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Winners announced for 2022 North American Car, Truck and Utility Vehicle of the Year awards

Posted at 1:41 PM, Jan 11, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-11 13:41:28-05

(WXYZ) — Winners were announced this morning for the 2022 North American Car, Truck and Utility Vehicle of the Year (NACTOY).

There were nine finalists – three in each category.

And the winners are:

Car of the Year: Honda Civic 

Truck of the Year: Ford Maverick 

Utility Vehicle of the Year: Ford Bronco 

The process begins with a list of new or changed vehicles launched in each model year, and then jurors test and evaluate each of them.

Winners used to be announced during the North American International Auto Show. The North American International Auto Show is expected to return September 14, 2022, at Huntington Place in Detroit. It will reportedly be an indoor and outdoor celebration of mobility.