US motoring magazine AutoWeek has announced its annual "America's Best" poll results, included in the July 4, 2005 issue.

This once-a-year online vote 'takes America's automotive pulse', the magazine claims.

And the winners are:

  • Best Exotic:  Ford GT
  • Best Sports Car: Chevrolet Corvette (Corvette takes it from the Porsche 911)
  • Best Luxury Car: Audi A8 (a 'hotly contested' category, the press release says)
  • Best Sedan: BMW 3 Series
  • Best Coupe/Convertible: Ford Mustang
  • Best People Mover: Honda Odyssey (fourth straight year as winner)
  • Best SUV/Off-Road Vehicle: Porsche Cayenne ('close race')
  • Best Truck: Ford F-Series (eighth straight win for F-150)
  • Best Economy Car: Mazda 3 (another repeat winner)