Volkswagen ID.4 is 2021 World Car of the Year

It’s not the first EV to become World Car of the Year, but it is the one with the biggest sales aspirations.

The Volkswagen ID.4 beat the Honda E (2nd) and Toyota Yaris (3rd) to this year’s prize.

The other winners were: Mercedes-Benz S-Class (Luxury Car of the Year), Porsche 911 Turbo (Performance Car of the Year), Honda E (Urban Car of the Year), and Land Rover Defender (Design of the Year)