The Lexus LS460, the new MINI and my personal favourite the Audi TT, are set to do battle for the title of "World car of the year" with the winner to be announced at the New York International Auto Show. Vehicles have been selected from an initial entry list of 28 by a jury panel comprising of 44 top level automotive journlists from around the world. This is not the only title set to be announced at New York, there will be 3 other awards announced: Title: 2007 World Performance Car
Finalists: Audi RS4, BMW 335i, Porsche 911 Turbo Title: World Car Design of the Year World Green Car
Finalists: BMW Hydrogen 7, Mercedes-Benz E320 Bluetec, Volkswagen Polo BlueMotion Title: World Car Design of the Year
Finalists: Audi TT, Citroen C4 Picasso, Fiat Grande Punto It seems the Europeans are doing something right with 11 of the 12 finalists coming from European manufacturers. Disagree with the selections? Tell us about it below!

Gallery: World Car of the Year Top 3 Finalists Announced

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