"The results of the J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study demonstrate Kia's continued commitment to quality and in building world-class products that offer tremendous value to our customers", said Greg Silvestri, head of service operations, Kia Motors America (KMA).
Toyota Motor Corp.'s Lexus topped the chart as the most dependable brand for the seventh year in a row, followed by Porsche, according to J.D. Power's annual U.S. Vehicle Dependability Study, released Wednesday.
This year saw the first increase in dependability since 2013. "A 9% improvement is extremely impressive, and vehicle dependability is, without question, at its best level ever".
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is notorious for performing poorly in these types of studies and Chrysler was dead last with 211 problems per 100 vehicles.
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Infiniti, Nissan's luxury brand, also had reason to crow, posting the biggest improvement in rank, moving from 29 to 4 this year, among the 31 brands included in the latest Vehicle Dependability Study. That said, with a score of 192, Sargent noted that Fiat was the most improved brand, with a whopping 106 fewer problems, on average, than its vehicles had in the 2017 VDS.
Other brands showing sharp improvements include Kia, Nissan, Ford, and Dodge. For the Q3, it was notable since 2015 was its introductory year. The study was conducted in the fourth quarter of 2017. That included the Prius, the top-ranked Compact Car, and its Tacoma, the leading Midsize Pickup.
Porsche of Germany's Volkswagen AG, which tied with Lexus previous year, came second, followed by Buick of US auto giant General Motors Co.
For more information about the 2018 U.S. Vehicle Dependability Study, visit http://www.jdpower.com/resource/us-vehicle-dependability-study. J.D. Power is a portfolio company of XIO Group, a global alternative investments and private equity firm headquartered in London, and is led by its four founders: Athene Li, Joseph Pacini, Murphy Qiao and Carsten Geyer.
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