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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  • 2015 Quality Ratings by Brand

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  • 2015 Quality Ratings by Category

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    • Chevrolet Spark - City Car

    • Nissan Sentra - Compact Car

    • Kia Soul - Compact Multi-Purpose Vehicle

    • BMW 4 Series - Compact Premium Car

    • Porsche Boxster - Compact Premium Sporty Car

    • Porsche Macan - Compact Premium SUV

    • Mazda MX-5 Miata - Compact Sporty Car

    • Chevrolet Equinox - Compact SUV

    • Ford Escape - Compact SUV

    • Chrysler 300 - Large Car

    • Ford Super Duty - Large Heavy Duty Pickup

    • Chevrolet Silverado LD - Large Light Duty Pickup

    • Lexus LS - Large Premium Car

    • Infiniti QX80 - Large Premium SUV

    • Toyota Sequoia - Large SUV

    • Chevrolet Malibu - Midsize Car

    • Toyota Tacoma - Midsize Pickup

    • BMW 5 Series - Midsize Premium Car

    • Porsche 911 - Midsize Premium Sporty Car

    • Infiniti QX70 - Midsize Premium SUV

    • Dodge Challenger - Midsize Sporty Car

    • Kia Sorento - Midsize SUV

    • Nissan Quest - Minivan

    • Hyundai Accent - Small Car

    • BMW 2 Series - Small Premium Car

    • Audi Q3 - Small Premium SUV

    • Hyundai Tucson - Small SUV

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  • 2015 U.S. Customer Service Index (CSI) Study

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    • Buick - Mass Market

    • Jaguar - Luxury

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  • 2015 Third Party Auto Website Evaluation Ratings

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    • NADAguides

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  • 2015 U.S. Original Equipment Tire Customer Ratings

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    • Pirelli - Performance Sport

    • Michelin - Passenger Car

    • Michelin - Luxury

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  • 2015 Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS) by Category

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    • Toyota Corolla - Compact Car

    • Scion xB - Compact Multi-Purpose Vehicle

    • Lexus ES - Compact Premium Car

    • Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class - Compact Premium SUV

    • Scion tC - Compact Sporty Car

    • GMC Terrain - Compact SUV

    • Buick LaCrosse - Large Car

    • Chevrolet Silverado HD - Large Heavy Duty Pickup

    • GMC Sierra LD - Large Light Duty Pickup

    • GMC Yukon - Large SUV

    • Chevrolet Malibu - Midsize Car

    • Honda Ridgeline - Midsize Pickup

    • Mercedes-Benz E-Class - Midsize Premium Car

    • Lexus GX - Midsize Premium SUV

    • Chevrolet Camaro - Midsize Sporty Car

    • Nissan Murano - Midsize SUV

    • Toyota Sienna - Minivan

    • Scion xD - Small Car

    • Kia Sportage - Small SUV

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  • 2015 Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS) by Brand

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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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