Michigan built Camaro takes 2016 Motor Trend Car of the Year Award.

The 2016 Chevrolet Camaro beat out some seriously steep competition this year to reign as Motor Trend's 'Car of the Year'.   Finalists included Audi TT, Mazda MX-5 Miata, Mercedes AMG GT S, BMW 7 Series, Toyota Mirai and the latest Honda Civic.

2016 Chevy Camaro.  Photo Credit Motortrend.com

2016 Chevy Camaro.  Photo Credit Motortrend.com

Six categories of evaluation were undertaken by a team of nine judges: advancement in design, engineering excellence, safety, efficiency, value, and performance of intended function.

A big win for one The Big 3, this totally bitchin' muscle car is proof that the US automobile industry is still a force to be reckoned with.

To read more visit Motor Trend's review:  http://www.motortrend.com/news/2016-chevrolet-camaro-is-the-motor-trend-car-of-the-year/