Jaguar F-Pace wins World Car of the Year award

Jaguar F-Pace wins World Car of the Year award

It's a double celebration for Jaguar after their F-PACE landed two top titles at the World Car of the Year Awards this week.

The performance SUV is the fastest selling model Jaguar has produced.

After it began in Paris, the road to the 2017 World Car of the Year, which ended at the New York Auto Show, where the big winners in each six categories were announced saw F-Pace walking home with the most important crown.

Beating both the Audi Q5 and Volkswagen Tiguan to the coveted prize, the Jag SUV has already contributed to record sales growth for the British auto maker becoming the fastest-selling model in Jaguar's history.

That's not the only success for the Jaguar F-PACE as it has also won the World Car Design of the Year category.

Nabbing the coveted award wasn't the Jaguar F-Pace's only achievement, as it was also crowned the 2017 World Car Design of the Year victor, where it had to battle with the Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet and the Toyota C-HR.

Previous winners of the coveted title were the Mazda MX-5 (2016), Mercedes-Benz C-Class (2015), the Audi A3 (2014), the Volkswagen Golf (2013), the Volkswagen Up! The auto show in NY which kicked off on Wednesday witnessed some of the most stylish, powerful, and innovative automobiles from across the globe. The Toyota Prius Prime, was adjudged the World Green Car of the Year while the and the BMW i3 beat the Suzuki Ignis to win the which World Urban Car award. Topping the list is Jaguar F-Pace. The new F-Pace has an edge among all the other contenders because of its impressive looks, based on the brand's design language translated into a classy yet tough SUV.

"Consideration for this award is a testament to our concentration on developing products that both stir the emotions and fulfill the mobility needs of our clients in all corners of the world", stated Jack Hollis, Group VP of Toyota division.

Flashing back to that Colorado F-Pace first drive event when I initially got my hands on the machine, I also needed only one afternoon behind the wheel to predict it would be Jaguar's #1 seller in a year's time.

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