The latest award bestowed upon the Evoque comes in the form of Diesel Car Magazine's 2012 Car of the Year. The UK-based publication awarded the Evoque its top honor based on how "stunning to look at and [how] stunning to drive" the car is. The magazine went on to say the Evoque is "instantly a classic."
The finalists for the 2012 World Car Awards have been announced and the new 2012 Range Rover Evoque is on the list. The World Car of the Year segment recognizes vehicles that are of worldwide significance. Competitors include the BMW 1 Series, Audi A6, and the Chevrolet Volt, among others. The overall winner will be announced at the New York International Auto Show on Thursday, April 5th, 2012.