Car enthusiasts vote for their 'most wanted' vehicles

(June 30, 2011) SANTA MONICA, Calif. — Edmunds' has announced the winners of its 2011 Readers' Most Wanted Awards, which recognizes vehicles in 12 categories that received the most votes from car enthusiasts in a recent online survey.

"We look forward to these awards every year because they give our readers the power to identify their true dream cars," said Ed Hellwig, editor at Edmunds' "This year was especially fun because we offered broader categories that allowed voters to consider a more exotic set of cars and trucks than ever before."

The 2011 Readers' Most Wanted Winners are:

Fuel Sipper 2011 Volkswagen Jetta TDI
Cheap Car 2012 Ford Focus
Future Vehicle 2014 Porsche 918
American Car 2012 Ford Mustang Boss 302
Exotic 2012 Lamborghini Aventador
Sedan 2011 Aston Martin Rapide
Coupe 2011 Audi S5
Hatchback 2011 Porsche Panamera
Luxury Car 2011 Audi A8
Truck 2011 Ford F-150
Hot Rod BMW M
Car We Can't Have VW Scirocco (Europe)

To see more details on the winning vehicles, including a sampling of reader feedback, visit Edmunds''s 2011 Readers' Most Wanted Awards.