The 2021 World Car Awards have been announced and it is the EVs that are ruling the roost. The Volkswagen ID.4 hatchback has been crowned the 2021 World Car of the Year (WCOTY) edging out contenders like the Honda e and the Toyota Yaris for the coveted title. Similarly, it was the 2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class which was crowned the World Luxury Car of the year. No surprises there! The Porsche 911 Turbo had to compete with two very strong contenders - the Audi RS Q8 and the Toyota GR Yaris to take home the coveted trophy of the World Performance Car of the year. Apart from becoming the World Urban Car of Year, the Honda e also got shortlisted for the top three contenders for the World car Design of The Year and the WCOTY. And lastly, the rugged, bold Land Rover Defender edged out the Honda e and the Mazda MX-30 to win the World Car Design of the Year for 2021.