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It was a year bedeviled by a pandemic. At its nadir, automakers chock-full authoritative cars, dealerships bankrupt their showrooms, and some OEMs and suppliers acclimated their plants to accomplish masks and ventilators to advice hospitals cope with the all-around load.

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Some agent programs were delayed, costs were cut, and key unveils went advanced about instead of at auto shows. Hundreds of bags of white-collar advisers formed from home, buyers purchased cars online, and discounts were formed out to accumulate sales from tanking.

It was a year of abnormal challenges, but abounding bodies rose aloft and begin agency to accomplish their assignment shine. The auto industry has consistently been resilient, and 2020 showed that to be the case. We account the 50 bodies alleged to the 2021 MotorTrend Adeptness List.

Read about Car, SUV, and Barter of the Year contenders and finalists HERE. And, analysis out the 2020 Adeptness Account here.

Duke of Richmond, Architect of Goodwood Festival of Speed and Goodwood Revival

2020 Rank: 8

Charles Gordon-Lennox is the architect of the Goodwood Festival of Speed and Goodwood Revival, and he ensured it lived on digitally in 2020. Aback the anniversary of automotive past, present, and approaching was canceled, it was replaced by Goodwood SpeedWeek, three canicule of livestreamed clue races, a assemblage race, and a final timed lap to win the Shootout. The agenda acquaintance still admiring high-profile agent introductions and brought the accident to a added audience.

CEO M Division, BMW

2020 Rank: Unranked

Markus Flasch oversees the development and absolution of cars like the M8 Competition, BMW’s fastest alley car, into the wild. About bisected of all BMWs accept an M cast or M trim line; BMWs with M badges accept apparent sales dispatch 207 percent in the accomplished bristles years, and Flasch (who was biconcave up from Magna Steyr) has a nine-model abhorrent underway. The M2 is the abject from which he is architectonics the lineup; his claimed admired is the M2 CS with a chiral transmission.

Chairman, Formula E

2020 Rank: 37

Alejandro Agag is not abandoned the man abaft Formula E; he is additionally the abstracted abaft Acute E, the off-road electric motorsports series. He is abacus an electric canoeing championship to added use action to advance acquaintance about all-around altitude issues and the acceptance of apple-pie activity solutions. His electric antagonism alternation continues to abound in calibration and acceptance as it enters its seventh season.

Vice Admiral Architectonics for Fiat, Abarth, Lancia, Alfa Romeo, Maserati, FCA

2020 Rank: Unranked

Klaus Busse advised cartage for Daimler afore affective to the U.S. as allotment of DaimlerChrysler. Afterwards the accumulated divorce, he chose to breach with Chrysler, area he adapted interiors and pushed his aggregation to absorb abstruse touches accustomed as Easter eggs. Now Busse oversees architectonics of FCA’s European brands. His agog eye, absorption to detail, and accustomed adeptness are axiomatic in the curve of the Maserati MC20 cool car, lustworthy Alfas, and arresting account for Fiat.

President Lincoln, Ford Motor Company

2020 Rank: 12

Lincoln has become a stronger player. The American Affluence brand’s cartage accept beauteous design, exceptional powertrains, and added tech compared with their Ford counterparts, additional a babysitter account for customers. Beneath Joy Falotico, Lincoln has begin its lane as a quiet, aesthetic affluence brand—an affected cocoon—filling a amplitude Lexus abandoned as it chased performance. She has overseen a alternation of acute moves in abating the acclaimed American brand.

Head of Design, FCA

2020 Rank: Unranked

It has been years in the making, but FCA assuredly has adored the Jeep Wagoneer family. Beneath Ralph Gilles, Jeep did not go retro, instead designing a avant-garde estimation of a acclaimed three-row SUV with some anxiously placed homages to the ancestors road-tripping SUV that was discontinued in 1991. Gilles additionally gave us a Ram TRX (MotorTrend’s 2021 Barter of the Year) and crafted a new Jeep Grand Cherokee and new three-row Jeep.

Executive Chairman, Aston Martin Lagonda

2020 Rank: Unranked

The Canadian billionaire led the accomplishment of Aston Martin with a massive basal infusion. The century-old automaker has struggled with debt and accumulation through a cord of owners. Stoll accustomed the claiming and pushed for agreement above Mercedes-AMG bang-up Tobias Moers in allegation as CEO and adequate the accord amid the two firms. Stroll additionally led the accumulation that bought the Force India F1 aggregation and renamed it Antagonism Point. He uses his abundance to accomplish acclaimed brands abundant again.

CEO, Honda

2020 Rank: 30

Takahiro Hachigo was appointed CEO in 2015 to advance Honda out of a slump. He bankrupt plants and apoplectic some amplification plans. He will cull Honda out of Formula 1 at the end of the 2021 analysis to focus assets on ammunition cell, electric, and added environmentally amiable vehicles. Best Honda presidents serve six-year terms, so this adeptness be his final advance to accomplish his mark. The bulk Civic accession in 2021 could be his swan song.

Author, Active While Black

2020 Rank: Unranked

The acclaimed assistant at SUNY Oneonta wrote the acute assignment (and accompanying PBS documentary) that chronicles the decades of Atramentous motorists’ attempt for adequation on America’s roads—bringing to ablaze a cutting affiliate in our nation’s history that still manifests today.

Co-Founder and CEO, Argo AI

2020 Rank: 48

Volkswagen accomplished the accord to advance billions in Argo AI, a Pittsburgh-based startup, and accept the tech aggregation booty over VW’s self-driving unit, accretion the bulk of Argo and authoritative it a force on two continents. Meanwhile, Ford will use the Escape Hybrid to barrage its self-driving business, area testing of Argo’s fourth-generation technology has begun. The tech will abutment Ford’s planned self-driving bartering cartage which will barrage in 2022.

Co-Founder and Arch Technology Officer, Cruise AV

2020 Rank: 49

The clip continues to accelerate at Cruise AV. The self-driving car aggregation apparent the Cruise Origin, a six-passenger driverless robo-taxi, which will be congenital at a Accustomed Motors bulb in Detroit-Hamtramck in aboriginal 2022. Cruise additionally accustomed permission for absolutely driverless testing in San Francisco. It is not abandoned in accepting a California admittance but could be aboriginal to put cartage with no disciplinarian on attainable roads. A bartering adaptation of the Origin is additionally planned.

CEO, Waymo

2020 Rank: 22

Waymo continues to be the arch supplier of free agent technology and began alms Level 4 (driverless) robo-taxi service, starting in Phoenix. The Google aftereffect is additionally aberration into self-driving big rigs in a affiliation with Daimler Trucks. And Waymo added a new business assemblage alleged Waymo Via to bear appurtenances in cartage alignment from minivans to tractor-trailers. Ironic touch: Despite alive for a aggregation aggravating to get individuals to stop driving, John Krafcik is a gearhead who loves Porsche 911s.

Vice Admiral Design, Ford Motor Co.

2020 Rank: Unranked

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The amiable Moray Callum has a cord of acute cartage hitting the market. There is the internet-breaking Ford Bronco, the arresting Bronco Action crossover, and the attack into new electric cartage with the Mustang Mach-E. Callum doesn’t aloof baby-sit the architectonics of Ford’s portfolio, though. He additionally fights for the cartage he thinks should be brought to assembly and fosters teamwork at the Blue Oval.

Member of the Lath of Management for E-Mobility, Volkswagen

2020 Rank: 16

Volkswagen keeps talking about its axis to electric vehicles, but this was the year that the ID3 went on auction in Europe and the beyond ID4 was apparent for North America. VW’s bulb in Chattanooga will accomplish the ID4 by 2022. Of the 1.5 actor electric cars VW wants to advertise annually by 2025, 500,000 are to be the ID4. This underscores the accent of the SUV and VW’s allegation to accomplish EVs mainstream, not niche.

CEO and President, Electrify America

2020 Rank: 31

Electrify America continues to add charging stations and accomplish charging added affordable for the non-Tesla EV crowd. In abounding states you now pay for the bulk of activity used, not time spent charging. Session fees are actuality alone and ante lowered. By the end of 2021, the bigger attainable DC fast charging arrangement in the U.S. expects to accept 3,500 fast chargers at 800 stations; by adverse Tesla has about 900 stations in the U.S.

Head of the Hyundai All-around Architectonics Center, Hyundai Motor Company

2020 Rank: Unranked

SangYup Lee oversees the architectonics of the Hyundai and Genesis brands. Kudos for the acumen amid the brands and a connected account of standouts that accept buyers demography notice, alike amid entry-level vehicles. Hyundai has kept cars fun and accordant while advance its SUV game. Beneath Lee, Genesis is defining itself with affected sedans and its aboriginal SUVs with admirable interiors. Although the new GV70 SUV may be controversial, there accept been no absolute missteps with added new cartage still to come.

Director of Style, Porsche

2020 Rank: 42

Porsches are arguably altogether designed. Tampering with the iconic appearance is a acclimation act. Which agency Michael Mauer has the hardest job in design, and he does it the best in the business. He is abandoned the third architectonics arch aback Ferdinand Porsche himself. And he is the one to abide the brand’s adventure into crossovers and electric cartage while agitative enthusiasts with variants such as the GT3 and GT2.

Founder, Rimac Automobili

2020 Rank: 9

Rimac is the arete centermost for ultra-high-performance electric vehicles—the Tesla of Europe for acute acceleration. In accession to its own hypercars, Rimac is area Aston Martin and Bugatti went for advice with their supercars. Porsche owns a pale in Rimac—as does Hyundai and Kia, which accept a accord for two high-performance EVs. Not surprisingly, aback Volkswagen was attractive for a client for Bugatti, it approached Rimac.

Head of Design, Audi

2020 Rank: Unranked

Audi continues to affect with the arresting RS 7 fastback, RS 6 wagon, Q8, and E-Tron GT, with carnal curve and clean, unified, and acute interiors. As Audi evolves to an electric and digitalized future, Marc Lichte is appropriate the new models with connected wheelbases and beneath overhangs for beyond interiors, as able-bodied as narrower tires for bigger rolling resistance, while abacus added screens and removing buttons.

Acura Cast Officer, Honda Motor Company

2020 Rank: Unranked

It’s attenuate for a artist to run a car division, yet aback 2015, Jon Ikeda has alternate Acura to its roots as a exceptional achievement marque with the NSX supercar and a acceptable IMSA antagonism team. The calendar is actuality revamped with bluff styling, flush materials, and A-Spec and Type S models activity forward. It started with the RDX and connected with the new TLX on its own committed platform, followed by the MDX SUV. Quite the accomplishment to defended assets for achievement variants for a cast absolute in aloof a distinct region.

CEO and Arch Designer, Polestar

2020 Rank: 40

Thanks to its Chinese (Zheijiang Geely Holding) and Scandinavian (Volvo Cars) parents, the affluence electric agent cast is alive to actualize its own different appearance and claiming Tesla’s Archetypal 3 and Archetypal Y. Artist angry CEO Thomas Ingenlath embraces Polestar’s Scandinavian roots with Polestar 1 and Polestar 2, now on the market, but the Precept abstraction shows the admiration to breach abroad from Volvo-derived administration for its third agent as the cast expands to new markets and adds dealerships.

Founder, President, and CEO, Nvidia

2020 Rank: 26

Nvidia got into the auto industry as a architect of cartoon chips, as big screens with acute and brittle cartoon became a aggressive edge. Now it is authoritative a comedy in bogus intelligence, reinventing its computing, chips, and algorithms to be the academician and afraid arrangement of the avant-garde affluence vehicle. Nvidia chips accommodate the accretion adeptness abaft the latest Mercedes MBUX AI cockpit system’s bristles screens and voice/gesture ascendancy to accomplish countless commands.

Senior Vice Admiral of Marketing, Subaru of America

2020 Rank: 10

Good business sticks with what works. Subaru knows its buyers and speaks to them with ads that advance families, dogs, and adequate the abundant outdoors. The ads are able and on point. They advance client adherence and able sales, as apparent by the contempo Guinness Apple Record for the bigger array of same-make cartage with 1,751 Subarus at a Subiefest in California. The automaker additionally contributes to communities and charities, allotment of its Share the Adulation anniversary event.

President and Arch of R&D Division, Hyundai Motor/Kia Motors

2020 Rank: 47

We adulation Albert Biermann for the achievement he injected into the Hyundai and Kia brands, abnormally as he adds N variants up and bottomward the lineup. But we additionally address him for what he has done with the boilerplate vehicles. The aggregate belvedere for the arch Kia Soul and Seltos and Hyundai Kona and Venue is excellent, authoritative these hard-to-do baby cars a accurate joy to drive. And he has fabricated hybrids and constituent hybrids readily attainable to the accumulation market.

Chief Technology Officer, Ferrari

2020 Rank: Unranked

You don’t automatically accessory Ferrari with safety, but no one abroad builds a car area nannies assignment so able-bodied with you instead of airtight your active style. The “entry-level” Roma has arguably the best absorption ascendancy arrangement in the world—one that works in concert with its amazing supercar-quick 612-hp powertrain that calmly fires up aback you alert blow the prancing horse logo on the council wheel.

Vice Administrator and CEO, LG Chem

2020 Rank: unranked

The approaching is electric cartage and big touchscreens, authoritative LG Chem a key player. The South Korean amassed food batteries to Tesla, GM, and others, has aggregate ventures for plants with GM and Geely, and continues to add partnerships. To handle demand, the array business is actuality spun into a abstracted wholly endemic subsidiary. Meanwhile, the affinity LG Electronics analysis food the behemothic arced OLED screens in the new 2021 Cadillac Escalade, Mercedes-Benz S-Class and E-Class, and Hyundai Ioniq Abstraction Cabin.

President, Toyota Motor Corporation

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2020 Rank: 21

Akio Toyoda has developed able-bodied into the position of active the aggregation with the ancestors name on the building. Greeted with grumblings from Toyota veterans aback he became admiral in 2009 at a about green 53 years of age, he has led with a abiding hand, imbuing his claimed affection for antagonism into his cartage and spending ample bench time in prototypes during development. Toyota has pushed agent administration to become added adventurous while advance juggernaut cachet with mainstream-focused vehicles. It has additionally alien hybrids and added variants calmly accommodated aural Toyota’s vaunted adjustable accomplishment system. The RAV4 is the acknowledged agent in America that isn’t a pickup.

Chief Engineer, Ram Trucks, FCA

2020 Rank: Unranked

We’ve never had a three-peat champ afore in any of our MotorTrend Of The Year competitions. But the Ram 1500 won the 2019 MotorTrend Barter of the Year, the Ram Heavy-Duty won in 2020, and now the Hellcat-powered Ram 1500 TRX takes the ceremoniousness for 2021. Rod Romain was the advance architect for the basal acceptable basic of a arch crammer that’s broadly accustomed as the best barter on the market.

Formula 1 Driver, AMG Petronas Motorsport

2020 Rank: 43

After wrapping up his seventh Formula 1 championship, Lewis Hamilton has anchored his abode in history as one of the greatest drivers in the sport. With his 91st win at the Eifel Grand Prix, he angry Michael Schumacher for the best wins by any driver. Off the track, Hamilton has been an apostle in the Atramentous Lives Matter movement—using his cachet to alarm for ancestral adequation and amends and animated a ablaze on how few Atramentous faces abide in the action he has bedeviled for years.

Chairman and CEO, Daimler

2020 Rank: 25

Ola Källenius has his easily full. He acclimatized agent emissions claims in the U.S. and is active a plan to abate operating costs by 20 percent by 2025 via job cuts and a pared-down artefact lineup. The focus is on electric vehicles, with four new models due abutting year. A new flagship S-Class launched as he works to reposition Mercedes-Benz as a accurate affluence cast while additionally affairs entry-premium cartage such as the CLA, GLA, and GLB. Meanwhile, he works to advance subbrands: AMG for performance, Maybach for aristocratic luxury, EQ for EVs, and alike a cast congenital about the G-Wagen.

Founder and Chairman, Penske Corporation

2020 Rank: 7

In January Roger Penske became the fourth buyer of Indianapolis Motor Speedway. That agency the Brickyard is in the easily of a accurate and detail guy, one who micromanages and makes a success of about aggregate he touches. His captivation in motorsports runs the area from disciplinarian to buyer and aggregation manager, developing and architectonics his own cars, and again affairs racetracks and active events. The 83-year-old bobcat of the industry additionally has car retail mega-dealerships and ascendant trucking and acumen companies.

Chairman and CEO, Accustomed Motors

2020 Rank: 6

Mary Barra is angry to about-face a aggregation in a decades-long abatement and alive to bolster acclaimed cartage and brands while pivoting to a approaching bedeviled by electric cartage and free technology. Aback the communicable affected the adjournment of some products, she prioritized the new full-size SUVs and electric pickups and SUVs while retooling a Detroit-area bulb to accomplish EVs and an free ride-sharing vehicle. GM has developed its own array technology and is alive with Honda to commercialize ammunition corpuscle vehicles.

Chairman of Zhejiang Geely, Volvo Cars, and Lynk & Co.

2020 Rank: 15

The Chinese billionaire and dealmaker continues to abound his automotive brands. Geely acquired Volvo in 2010,and has best up Lotus Cars, London’s atramentous cabs, bisected of Polestar, Proton, and a quiet pale in Daimler AG, and it created the Lynk & Co. affluence brand. Geely developed a new electric agent architectonics for the Zero abstraction advancing abutting year on an open-source belvedere it will authorization to others, including Daimler.

CEO, Volkswagen Group

2020 Rank: Unranked

He’s had his boardroom scrapes, and his approaching has been on the line, but Herbert Diess charcoal arch of the able Volkswagen Accumulation with its connected account of brands, which includes Audi, Bentley, and Porsche. He is alive to cut costs (selling Lamborghini, Bugatti, and Ducati is beneath consideration) while advance big in free cartage and rolling out an aggressive EV affairs with the acute ID4 electric SUV and Microbus-channeling ID Buzz.

Ford Bronco affairs arch designer, Ford

2020 Rank: Unranked

Ford pays admiration to the aboriginal Ford Bronco with Paul Wraith’s asperous SUV, its angled edges cutting its all-embracing chunkiness. The 2021 two- and four-door boxlike body-on-frame SUV is instantly recognizable, and its disposable roof and doors can be stored in the aback while abrogation the mirrors in place. With its ample auto and abbreviate overhangs, it leaves you asthmatic to drive it.

Founder and CEO, Rivian Automotive

2020 Rank: 3

Rivian has apparent prototypes of the electric commitment vans it developed and will accomplish for Amazon. Assignment additionally continues to retool a above Mitsubishi bulb in Normal, Illinois, that will accomplish those vans, the Rivian R1T electric pickup, and R1S electric SUV. Assembly has been pushed to summer 2021, but aboriginal builds are rolling off the band now. RJ Scaringe alike had the audacity to acquiesce two raw ancestor R1Ts to drive from the southern tip of Argentina to Los Angeles in the easily of Ewan McGregor for a TV show.

Chairman, Hyundai Motor Group

2020 Rank: 11

Euisun Chung, 49 years old, is now administrator of the Hyundai Motor Group; his crumbling ancestor Mong-Koo Chung, 81, becomes honorary chairman. As administrator he will abide his advance to electric, autonomous, and ammunition corpuscle cartage and the advance of tech to advance mobility. Beneath his administration the Hyundai cast has confused added upscale, edgier Kia has acquired stature, and the Genesis cast he helped actualize is activity toe to toe with its German and Japanese affluence rivals.

Executive Director, Artefact Engineering, Jaguar Land Rover

2020 Rank: Unranked

The 2020 Land Rover Defender was the bright 2021 MotorTrend SUV of the Year winner. In accession to the avant-garde administration of the icon, we address the engineering abaft this rebirth. The advanced agronomical Defender allotment with an aluminum body, absolute suspension, and a bland accord amid its bold inline-six agent and eight-speed automated transmission—giving it absorbing on-road achievement afterwards sacrificing any of its allegorical adeptness to accouterment any terrain.

Chief Engineer, Mercedes-Benz E-Class, Daimler

2020 Rank: Unranked

The absolute 2021 E-Class ancestors was re-engineered top to bottom, with new AMG versions, constituent hybrids, and a reworked All-Terrain wagon. The accomplished ancestors is a tech fest, including a new MBUX infotainment arrangement with action control. Disciplinarian abetment tech has been improved, including an about absolute lane absorption system. From auto to convertible, auto to wagon, entry-level to affronted performance, the E-Class is the criterion affluence agent and the 2021 MotorTrend Car of the Year.

CEO, FCA

2020 Rank: 18

Mike Manley became CEO afterwards the abrupt afterlife of Sergio Marchionne. Manley tackled his new duties—and affairs to absorb with Accumulation PSA to anatomy Stellantis—without demography his fingers off above responsibilities for Ram and Jeep. Ram accomplished an aberrant three-peat for the MotorTrend Barter of the Year. Jeep continues to barrage new cartage while befitting sales able for crumbling models.

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Former Administrator and CEO, Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance

2020 Rank: Unranked

Carlos Ghosn has been beyond than activity for abundant of his automotive career. He was the superhero in a Japanese manga afterwards he rescued the financially flailing Nissan by creating an accord with Renault. He adored a scandal-ridden and floundering Mitsubishi by bringing it into the Alliance. But again he was arrested as allotment of a back-room accumulated banking aspersion and begin himself in a Japanese jail, abandoned to escape abode arrest—smuggled from Tokyo to his built-in Lebanon, abstract airport aegis by ambuscade in a box for bedrock concert audio equipment. The escapee has not yet been bedevilled of anything, but his was the best arresting automotive adventure of the year.

Chairman and CEO, PSA Group

2020 Rank: 33

Carlos Tavares led the PSA Accumulation in 2020, but aloft achievement of the alliance with FCA in 2021, he will be in allegation of the new aggregation alleged Stellantis. Tavares has been one to watch for years, from his administration at Nissan, to the abracadabra he formed at PSA which bought the Opel cast from Accustomed Motors and fabricated it assisting for the aboriginal time. Despite the pandemic, he kept the alliance affairs on clue and revised some of the banking agreement to ensure a advantageous antithesis area for the new aggregation that will become the fourth-largest automaker in the world.

CEO, Aston Martin

2020 Rank: 41

Aston Martin has struggled aback it went attainable in 2018. Heck, it’s struggled for best of its 107-year existence. Escaping the course of red ink avalanche to its new CEO. Tobias Moers fabricated the move with the absolution of above employer Daimler, area he led the acknowledged amplification of Mercedes-AMG. Now he charge assignment his abracadabra at Aston Martin. His accoutrement accommodate a banknote bang from a Canadian billionaire as able-bodied as advance and turbocharged engines from Mercedes. And he has a artefact calendar that includes the brand’s aboriginal SUV: the 2021 DBX. Moers bound realigned appraisement of some models in assertive markets. Longer-term, he will accompany eyes and advice to the allegorical brand, acquisitive to bathe the British marque with AMG-like success.

U.S. Consumer Business Manager, Ford

2020 Rank: Unranked

Mark Grueber was a affiliate of the Bronco Underground, a accumulation of Ford advisers who agilely but agilely pushed for the acknowledgment of the Ford Bronco through abundant administration changes afterwards the SUV was discontinued in 1996. Aback Ford absitively to accompany the Ford Ranger aback to the U.S. and body it in a bulb that had allowance for a additional product, Grueber saw the opportunity: body a Bronco—code-named Goat—on the next-gen Ranger platform. Now Grueber, the longtime cheerleader of the able little SUV, is in a position to advance its marketing. Abounding amphitheater and accolade for a amorous man who never gave up.

CEO, Tesla

2020 Rank: 24

Tesla sales accept never been higher, the promises and articles accumulate coming, and there are still sprinklings of camp behavior. In added words, business as accepted for the industry’s No. 1 maker of electric cartage and its active bedrock brilliant CEO who wields absurd power. Banal prices quintupled, authoritative Tesla the highest-valued automaker alike admitting profits are still elusive. Tesla continues to add plants and products, and it’s alive on new agency to accomplish batteries and accomplish cartage while abashing the curve amid a car and a tech company. Although the Archetypal Y is on sale, specific accession dates for the Cybertruck, Semi truck, Roadster, and a $25,000 archetypal are indeterminate.  In the acting … Tesla Tequila shots for everyone!

CEO and Arch Technology Officer, Lucid Motors

2020 Rank: Unranked

Rawlinson larboard Tesla (where he oversaw engineering and was arch architect for the Archetypal S) for this California electric car startup area he has taken what he abstruse at Jaguar, Lotus, and Tesla to actualize a bigger automobile. That should accomplish the antagonism nervous. The 2021 Lucid Air electric auto has a added able drivetrain that preserves amplitude central the car while all-around up to three motors able of 670 hp anniversary and a Tesla-crushing ambit of as abundant as 517 miles. The Air will be followed by the 2022 Gravity, an electric SUV. They will be congenital in a new branch in Casa Grande, Arizona. With Rawlinson at the captain and $1 billion in Saudi backing, Lucid is able-bodied on its way to actuality the absolute deal.

Senior Vice Admiral for All-around Design, Nissan Motor Co.

2020 Rank: 36

Alfonso Albaisa has been developing a new attending for the Nissan, Infiniti, and Datsun brands. Although his Infiniti concepts accept been affiliated to pieces of rolling carve and the Nissan Z Proto has us aflame for the acknowledgment of the signature sports car, it is the latest boilerplate Nissan cartage that accept bent our eye. The honest Nissan Sentra auto and aciculate Rogue SUV are light-years advanced of the models they replaced, creating a abundant added flush attending and feel. The new Frontier should additionally booty a behemothic bound forward.

CEO, Ford Motor Company

2020 Rank: Unranked

Jim Farley took over as CEO of Ford on October 1 afterwards years in positions about the apple with the Blue Oval and Toyota to hone his controlling chops. Abounding achievement this real-deal car guy will baby-sit a turnaround for Ford. He bound confused his controlling aggregation as he tackled job cuts while developing electric, autonomous, and bartering vehicles—without compromising on the bulk business of affairs hundreds of bags of pickups and SUVs. Credit Farley for creating sub-brands that will advice bazaar the Mustang Mach-E electric SUV and the Bronco Action SUV. Farley is accepted to be added cellophane in answer his eyes and administration for the automaker activity forward, afterwards abashed letters from antecedent Jim Hackett.

NASCAR driver

2020 Rank: Unranked

Bubba Wallace, the top Atramentous disciplinarian in NASCAR, became a all-around archetype and alike louder articulation for change in the action and America. Upending decades of common agency aural the antagonism series, Wallace alleged on the banal car affiliation to ban Confederate flags at its contest and properties—which an evolving NASCAR did. As abaft as the move is, it shows courage, as the accommodation angered a cogent admeasurement of the series’ bulk white, bourgeois fan base. NASCAR has struggled with diversity, with few Atramentous drivers or owners, as it additionally seeks to adverse crumbling appearance and viewership numbers. Abutting season, Wallace will drive for a new Cup Alternation Charter aggregation endemic by basketball fable Michael Jordan and disciplinarian Denny Hamlin.

The American Driver

2020 Rank: Unranked

Remember all the pundits who said drivers are accident that admiring activity for cars? How no one drives for amusement anymore, that spending hours commuting was sucking the joy of buying and fueling the clearing to accumulation alteration and ride hailing? How we were all activity to be benumbed in free drones by the average of the decade?

Then a communicable hit. The apple got off its approved treadmill. It was no best safe to go to the appointment or lath a alike or train. Contest were canceled.

The actual result: In April, as the communicable emerged, absolute active decreased by 40 percent compared to the above-mentioned year, according to the Federal Highway Administration. Destination biking plummeted. Memorial Day had its atomic travelers in decades.

Then a funny affair happened. With few options for accepting out of the house, the car became the attribute of abandon in a time of doubtful restriction.

We started activity for drives for the arduous amusement of it. We planned alley trips to escape home bonds to balance America’s ample skies, our amethyst mountains’ majesty, fruited plains, and sea to animated seacoasts—all accessible while celebratory alive amusing breach guidelines (the superspreader asininity of Sturgis notwithstanding).

The American disciplinarian has triumphed. We accept started active added in the moment. Our biking spirit cannot be quelled. The car has become an addendum of our homes, a admired claimed amplitude and a sanctuary—whether we sit in the driveway to accept to accessory radio, booty a appointment call, or aloof adore a quiet moment. Adolescent bodies affected to home-school started demography drives—as a safe way to escape, decompress, and explore.

Winter will accomplish it harder to go for a airing or ride a bike, and the car will be alike added important in accouterment a brainy break.

This is not a cursory moment, says Sheryl Connelly, Ford Motor’s citizen futurist. “[COVID] has gone on for so connected it will be a axiological change, abnormally for adolescence and adolescent bodies in their determinative years.”

Add to the blueprint the professionals abrogation city bound and affective to the suburbs, defective to buy their aboriginal claimed vehicle.

It’s not that bodies absence commuting. The adorableness is the disciplinarian is abaft the caster by choice—and admiring it. A analysis by the U.S. Biking Affiliation showed that 52 percent of Americans are planning their abutting vacation, and they acceptable will biking by car rather than plane.

The Woodward Dream Cruise abreast Detroit was clearly canceled this year. But cruisers were out in abounding force anyway, with queues of drivers animated and lazily alive their way up and bottomward the boulevard. The affection of the aboriginal accident could not be stifled. It was an amoebic movement.

COVID had bodies amend their accord to their vehicle, to embrace its adeptness to accomplish them feel safe and advantageous and self-sufficient. “I don’t anticipate we would accept apparent this afterwards the pandemic,” Connelly says. It’s a affected reset.

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For all these reasons, we the aggregate American disciplinarian acme the 50 names on the 2021 MotorTrend Adeptness List. The abutting time you get abaft the wheel, feel that accustomed boom aback you blaze it up, and affluence out assimilate the alley with the abandon your car abnormally affords, congratulate yourself. You are MotorTrend’s Person of the Year.

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