The 10 finalists for the World Car of the Year 2013 award have been announced.
An international jury of 66 motoring journalists, including Auto Express editor-in-chief, Steve Fowler, and special contributor, Mike Rutherford, selected the 10 finalists.
In addition to the World Car of the Year list, the jurors have also voted on their favourite performance cars for the 2013 World Performance Car Award.
Aston Martin Vanquish
BMW M6 Coupe/Convertible
Ferrari F12 Berlinetta
Mercedes SL63 AMG
Mercedes SLS AMG Roadster
Renaultsport Clio 200 EDC
Subaru BRZ/Toyota GT 86
Each juror will now test each car again, ahead of a further round of voting in February. The results of this vote will be totted up by KPMG and the top three cars in each category will be announced at the Geneva Motor Show, with the winners announced at a press conference at the New York Motor Show on 28 March.
In addition to the World Car of the Year and Performance Car of the Year, there is also a five-car shortlist for the 2013 World Green Car, which has been produced by five industry experts.
Finally, a six-car list of finalists for the 2013 World Car Design of the Year award has been announced. It was also produced by car design specialists.