Automotive

J.D. Power automotive ratings are your guide to finding which vehicles or automotive-related products ranked highest in J.D. Power consumer studies. All Power Circle Ratings are based on the opinions of a sample of consumers who have used or owned the product or service being rated and are therefore indicative of a typical buying experience.

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Automotive Studies

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  • 2014 Sales Satisfaction Index (SSI) Study

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    • Mercedes-Benz - Luxury

    • MINI - Mass Market

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  • 2014 Automotive Mobile Site Satisfaction Study

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    • U.S. News Best Cars

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  • 2014 Performance & Design (APEAL) Brand Ratings

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    • Porsche

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  • 2014 Performance & Design (APEAL) Segment Ratings

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    • Dodge Dart - Compact Car

    • Kia Soul - Compact Multi-Purpose Vehicle

    • BMW 4 Series - Compact Premium Car

    • Porsche Boxster - Compact Premium Sporty Car

    • Audi Q5 - Compact Premium SUV

    • Volkswagen GTI - Compact Sporty Car

    • Nissan Rogue - Compact SUV

    • Dodge Charger - Large Car

    • Ford F-250/F-350 Super Duty - Large Heavy Duty Pickup

    • Ford F-150 LD - Large Light Duty Pickup

    • Audi A8 - Large Premium Car

    • Mercedes-Benz S-Class - Large Premium Car

    • Land Rover Range Rover - Large Premium SUV

    • GMC Yukon - Large SUV

    • Mazda MAZDA6 - Midsize Car

    • Honda Ridgeline - Midsize Pickup

    • Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class - Midsize Premium Car

    • Porsche 911 - Midsize Premium Sporty Car

    • Porsche Cayenne - Midsize Premium SUV

    • Dodge Challenger - Midsize Sporty Car

    • Toyota Highlander - Midsize SUV

    • Nissan Quest - Minivan

    • Hyundai Accent - Small Car

    • MINI Countryman - Small SUV

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  • 2014 Quality Ratings by Category

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    • Hyundai Elantra - Compact Car

    • Mazda MAZDA5 - Compact Multi-Purpose Vehicle

    • Lexus ES - Compact Premium Car

    • Porsche Boxster - Compact Premium Sporty Car

    • Infiniti QX50 - Compact Premium SUV

    • Mazda MX-5 Miata - Compact Sporty Car

    • GMC Terrain - Compact SUV

    • Kia Cadenza - Large Car

    • Chevrolet Silverado HD - Large Heavy Duty Pickup

    • Ford F-150 LD - Large Light Duty Pickup

    • Porsche Panamera - Large Premium Car

    • Infiniti QX80 - Large Premium SUV

    • Chevrolet Suburban - Large SUV

    • GMC Yukon - Large SUV

    • Chevrolet Malibu - Midsize Car

    • Honda Ridgeline - Midsize Pickup

    • Hyundai Genesis - Midsize Premium Car

    • Porsche 911 - Midsize Premium Sporty Car

    • Lincoln MKX - Midsize Premium SUV

    • Dodge Challenger - Midsize Sporty Car

    • Ford Edge - Midsize SUV

    • Chrysler Town & Country - Minivan

    • Hyundai Accent - Small Car

    • Buick Encore - Small SUV

    • Kia Sportage - Small SUV

    • Nissan JUKE - Small SUV

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  • 2014 Quality Ratings by Brand

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    • Porsche

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  • 2014 U.S. Customer Service Index (CSI) Ratings

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    • CADILLAC - Luxury

    • BUICK - Mass Market

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  • 2014 U.S. Original Equipment Tire Customer Ratings

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    • Michelin - Luxury

    • Michelin - Passenger Car

    • Pirelli - Performance Sport

    • Michelin - Truck/Utility

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  • 2014 Dependability Ratings by Category

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    • Chevrolet Volt - Compact Car

    • Scion xB - Compact Multi-Purpose Vehicle

    • Acura RDX - Compact Premium CUV

    • Honda CR-V - Compact CUV

    • Lexus ES - Compact Premium Car

    • MINI Cooper - Compact Sporty Car

    • GMC Yukon - Large CUV

    • Buick Lucerne - Large Car

    • GMC Sierra HD - Large Heavy Duty Pickup

    • GMC Sierra LD - Large Light Duty Pickup

    • Cadillac Escalade - Large Premium CUV

    • Cadillac DTS - Large Premium Car

    • Lexus LS - Large Premium Car

    • Honda Crosstour - Midsize CUV

    • Toyota Camry - Midsize Car

    • Honda Ridgeline - Midsize Pickup

    • Lexus RX - Midsize Premium CUV

    • Lexus GS - Midsize Premium Car

    • Chevrolet Camaro - Midsize Sporty Car

    • Toyota Sienna - Minivan

    • Honda Element - Sub-Compact CUV

    • Honda Fit - Sub-Compact Car

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  • 2014 Dependability Ratings by Brand

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  • 2014 Third Party Auto Website Evaluation Ratings

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    • Edmunds.com

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  • 2013 Sales Satisfaction Index

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    • Jaguar - Luxury

    • MINI - Mass Market

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Related Articles

  • To satisfy their customers, automotive finance providers need to offer comprehensive first-rate service throughout the life of the loan, rather than excelling only in some areas of the auto loan process, according to the recently published J.D. Power 2014 U.S. Consumer Financing Satisfaction Study.SM

  • More than a decade after the first Cadillac V-Series model appeared, the new 2016 Cadillac ATS-V Coupe and ATS-V Sedan debuted at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show.

  • The 2016 Ford Explorer, which just made its global debut at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show, reaches a new level of luxury with its top-of-the-line Platinum trim level.

  • Just as Honda sells three mainstream cars in the Fit, Civic, and Accord, the introduction of the 2016 Honda HR-V at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show provides the automaker with three mainstream crossover SUVs in the HR-V, CR-V, and Pilot.

  • At the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show, Ford introduced the latest iteration of the popular midsize Explorer crossover SUV, the refreshed 2016 Ford Explorer.