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Car of the Year Japan

Index Car of the Year Japan

The annual Car of the Year Japan award, also known as Japan Car of the Year (or JCOTY), is given to newly released, or redesigned vehicles released to the Japanese car buying market from November 1 of the previous year, to October 31 of the current, and each award spans two calendar years. [1]

61 relations: Alfa Romeo 147, Automotive industry in Japan, BMW 2 Series Active Tourer, BMW 3 Series (E90), BMW 3 Series (F30), BMW 7 Series (E65), Citroën C5, Citroën C6, Honda, Honda Accord, Honda Accord (Japan and Europe eighth generation), Honda Civic, Honda CR-Z, Honda Fit, Honda Legend, Jaguar XJ, Jeep Cherokee (KL), Lexus, Lexus IS, Lexus LS, Mazda, Mazda Capella, Mazda CX-5, Mazda Demio, Mazda Familia, Mazda MX-5, Mercedes-Benz A-Class, Mercedes-Benz C-Class, Mercedes-Benz C-Class (W203), Mercedes-Benz C-Class (W204), Mercedes-Benz C-Class (W205), Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class, MG F / MG TF, Mitsubishi, Mitsubishi Diamante, Mitsubishi FTO, Mitsubishi Galant, Nissan, Nissan Leaf, Nissan Micra, Nissan Pulsar, Nissan Silvia, Renault Scénic, RJC Car of the Year, Rover 75, Subaru, Subaru Impreza, Subaru Legacy, Toyota, Toyota iQ, ..., Toyota MR2, Toyota Platz, Toyota Prius, Toyota Soarer, Toyota Vitz, Toyota Yaris Verso, Volkswagen, Volkswagen Golf, Volkswagen Polo, Volvo, Volvo XC60. Expand index (11 more) »

Alfa Romeo 147

The Alfa Romeo 147 (Type 937) is a small family car produced by the Italian automaker Alfa Romeo from 2000 to 2010. The 147 was voted European Car of the Year in 2001. The 147 was launched at the Turin Motor Show in June 2000 as a replacement for the Alfa Romeo 145 and 146 hatchbacks, and is based on the running gear of the larger 156 saloon. It was sold with 1.6, 2.0, and 3.2 litre petrol engines, and a 1.9 litre diesel engine. A sequential, paddle operated 'Selespeed' transmission was available from launch. Two trim levels were available, Turismo and Lusso. The 147 was the first Alfa Romeo to have dual zone climate control and electronic traction control. The model was in production for ten years, making it one of the oldest small family cars on sale in Europe at the time of its replacement by the Alfa Romeo Giulietta in the end of May 2010. In total, around 580,000 cars were made.

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Automotive industry in Japan

The automotive industry in Japan is one of the most prominent and largest industries in the world.

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BMW 2 Series Active Tourer

The BMW 2 Series Active Tourer is a compact MPV produced by the German manufacturer BMW since August 2014, and marketed as part of the 2 Series lineup.

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BMW 3 Series (E90)

The BMW 3 Series (E90/E91/E92/E93) is the fifth generation compact executive car of the BMW 3 Series, which was produced from 2004 to 2013.

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BMW 3 Series (F30)

The BMW F30/F31/F34/F35 series is the sixth generation of the BMW 3 Series, which was launched on February 11, 2012 as the successor to the E90 3 Series.

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BMW 7 Series (E65)

The BMW E65 is the fourth generation of the BMW 7 Series range of full-size luxury sedans, and was produced from 2001 to 2008.

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Citroën C5

The Citroën C5 is a large family car produced by the French manufacturer Citroën since March 2001, and now in its second generation.

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Citroën C6

The Citroën C6 is an executive car produced by the French car maker Citroën from 2005 to 2012.

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Honda

is a Japanese public multinational conglomerate corporation primarily known as a manufacturer of automobiles, aircraft, motorcycles, and power equipment.

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Honda Accord

The is a series of automobiles manufactured by Honda since 1976, best known for its four-door sedan variant, which has been one of the best-selling cars in the United States since 1989.

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Honda Accord (Japan and Europe eighth generation)

The eighth generation Honda Accord for Japanese and European markets is a mid-size car.

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Honda Civic

The is a line of cars manufactured by Honda.

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Honda CR-Z

The Honda CR-Z is a sport compact hybrid electric automobile manufactured by Honda and marketed as a "sport hybrid coupe." The CR-Z combines a hybrid gasoline-electric powertrain with traditional sports car elements, most notably having a 2+2 seating arrangement (excluding North American models where the backseat is removed) and a standard 6-speed manual transmission.

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Honda Fit

The, also marketed as the, is a five-door, front-engine, front-wheel drive B-segment subcompact car manufactured and marketed by Honda since 2001 and now in its third generation.

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Honda Legend

The Honda Legend is a V6-engined full-size/ mid-size luxury/ executive car produced by the Japanese automaker Honda since 1985 that currently serves as its flagship vehicle and provides the basis for the Acura Legend, RL and RLX the flagship vehicle of Honda's luxury Acura division in North America.

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Jaguar XJ

The Jaguar XJ is the name of a series of full-size luxury cars sold by the British automobile brand, Jaguar Cars since 1968.

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Jeep Cherokee (KL)

The Jeep Cherokee (KL) is a Compact crossover SUV manufactured and marketed by the Jeep subdivision of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles.

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Lexus

is the luxury vehicle division of Japanese car maker Toyota.

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Lexus IS

The Lexus IS (Japanese: レクサス・IS, Rekusasu IS) is a compact executive car sold by Lexus since 1999.

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Lexus LS

The Lexus LS (Japanese: レクサス・LS, Rekusasu LS) is a full-size luxury car (F-segment in Europe) serving as the flagship model of Lexus, the luxury division of Toyota.

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Mazda

, commonly referred to as simply Mazda, is a Japanese multinational automaker based in Fuchū, Aki District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan.

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Mazda Capella

The Mazda Capella is a mid-size car that was manufactured by Mazda from 1970 to 2002.

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Mazda CX-5

The Mazda CX-5 is a compact crossover produced by Mazda starting in 2012 for the 2013 model year lineup.

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Mazda Demio

The Mazda Demio is a supermini manufactured and marketed globally by Mazda since 1996, currently in its fourth generation.

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Mazda Familia

The Mazda Familia, also marketed prominently as the Mazda 323 and Mazda Protegé, was a small family car that was manufactured by Mazda between 1963 and 2003.

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Mazda MX-5

The Mazda MX-5, released as the Mazda MX-5 Miata in North America and as the Eunos Roadster or Mazda Roadster in Japan, is a lightweight two-seater roadster with a front-engine, rear-wheel-drive layout.

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Mercedes-Benz A-Class

The Mercedes-Benz A-Class is a subcompact executive car (subcompact in its first two generations) produced by the German automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz.

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Mercedes-Benz C-Class

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class is a line of compact executive cars produced by Daimler AG.

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Mercedes-Benz C-Class (W203)

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class (W203) is an automobile which was produced by German manufacturer Mercedes-Benz from July 2000 to December 2006.

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Mercedes-Benz C-Class (W204)

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class (W204) is a range of compact executive cars which were produced by the German automaker Mercedes-Benz from 2007 (as a 2008 model) to 2014.

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Mercedes-Benz C-Class (W205)

The Mercedes-Benz W205 is a compact executive car which is being produced by the German automaker Mercedes-Benz from 2014, under the C-Class model names.

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Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class

The Mercedes-Benz SLC-Class is a compact luxury roadster manufactured by Daimler-Benz in three generations; R170 launched in 1996, the R171 in 2004 and R172 in 2011.

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MG F / MG TF

The MG F and MG TF are mid-engined, rear wheel drive roadster cars that were sold under the MG marque by three manufacturers between 1995 and 2011.

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Mitsubishi

The is a group of autonomous Japanese multinational companies in a variety of industries.

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Mitsubishi Diamante

The Mitsubishi Diamante is a car manufactured by Mitsubishi Motors between 1990 and 2005.

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Mitsubishi FTO

The Mitsubishi FTO, is a front engined, front-wheel drive coupe produced by Mitsubishi Motors between 1994 and 2000.

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Mitsubishi Galant

The Mitsubishi Galant is an automobile which was produced by Japanese manufacturer Mitsubishi from 1969 to 2012.

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Nissan

, usually shortened to Nissan (or; Japanese), is a Japanese multinational automobile manufacturer headquartered in Nishi-ku, Yokohama.

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Nissan Leaf

The Nissan Leaf is a compact five-door hatchback electric car manufactured by Nissan and introduced in Japan and the United States in December 2010, followed by various European countries and Canada in 2011.

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Nissan Micra

The Nissan Micra, known in Latin America and in most of Asia as the Nissan, is a supermini produced by the Japanese manufacturer Nissan since 1982.

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Nissan Pulsar

The Nissan Pulsar is a subcompact and compact car produced by the Japanese automaker Nissan from 1978 until 2000, when it was replaced by the Nissan Bluebird Sylphy in the Japanese market.

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Nissan Silvia

The Nissan Silvia is the name given to the company's long-running line of sport coupes based on the Nissan S platform.

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Renault Scénic

The Renault Scénic is a compact multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) produced by French automaker Renault, the first to be labelled as such in Europe.

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RJC Car of the Year

The Automotive Researchers' and Journalists' Conference of Japan, also known as (RJC), is a non-profit organization established in 1990, consisting of Japan-based automotive critics and journalists.

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Rover 75

The Rover 75 is an executive car that was produced by British car manufacturers Rover Group and later by MG Rover, under the Rover marque.

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Subaru

(or) is the automobile manufacturing division of Japanese transportation conglomerate Subaru Corporation (formerly known as Fuji Heavy Industries), the twenty-second largest automaker by production worldwide in 2012.

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Subaru Impreza

The is a compact family car that has been manufactured since 1992 by Subaru, introduced as a replacement for the Leone, with the predecessor's EA series engines replaced by the new EJ series.

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Subaru Legacy

The Subaru Legacy is a mid-size car built by Japanese automobile manufacturer Subaru since 1989.

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Toyota

, usually shortened to Toyota, is a Japanese multinational automotive manufacturer headquartered in Toyota, Aichi, Japan.

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Toyota iQ

The Toyota iQ is a transverse engined, front-wheel-drive city car that was manufactured by Toyota and marketed in a single generation for Japan (2008–2016), Europe (2008–2015), and North America (2012–2015) where it was marketed as the Scion iQ. A rebadged variant was marketed in Europe as the Aston Martin Cygnet (2009–2013).

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Toyota MR2

The Toyota MR2 is a two-seat, mid-engined, rear-wheel-drive sports car manufactured in Japan and marketed globally by Toyota from 1984 to 2007 over three generations: W10 (1984–1989), W20 (1990–1999) and W30 (2000–2007).

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Toyota Platz

The Toyota Platz is a supermini automobile that was manufactured in Japan by Toyota from 1999 through to 2005, when replaced by the Toyota Belta.

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Toyota Prius

The Toyota Prius (Japanese:トヨタプリウス)() is a full hybrid electric automobile developed by Toyota and manufactured by the company since 1997.

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Toyota Soarer

The Toyota Soarer is a personal luxury GT coupé that was produced from 1981 to 2005 by Toyota and was sold in Japan.

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Toyota Vitz

The Toyota Vitz is a line of three- and five-door hatchback subcompact cars produced since 1999 by the Japanese automobile manufacturer Toyota.

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Toyota Yaris Verso

The Toyota Yaris Verso is a mini MPV produced by Toyota from August 1999 until October 2005.

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Volkswagen

Volkswagen, shortened to VW, is a German automaker founded on 28 May 1937 by the German Labour Front under Adolf Hitler and headquartered in Wolfsburg.

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Volkswagen Golf

The Volkswagen Golf is a compact car produced by the German manufacturer Volkswagen since 1974, marketed worldwide across seven generations, in various body configurations and under various nameplates – such as the Volkswagen Rabbit in the United States and Canada (Mk1 and Mk5), and as the Volkswagen Caribe in Mexico (Mk1).

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Volkswagen Polo

The Volkswagen Polo is a car produced by the German manufacturer Volkswagen since 1975.

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Volvo

The Volvo Group (Volvokoncernen; legally Aktiebolaget Volvo, shortened to AB Volvo) (stylized as VOLVO) is a Swedish multinational manufacturing company headquartered in Gothenburg.

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Volvo XC60

The Volvo XC60 is a compact luxury crossover SUV manufactured and marketed by Swedish automaker Volvo Cars since 2008.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Car_of_the_Year_Japan

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