Lexus Named Top Brand in J.D. Power 2016 Vehicle Dependability Study

Lexus has been named the top brand in the J.D. Power 2016 Vehicle Dependability Study. This marks the fifth year in a row that Lexus has placed first in the results.

The study examines problems experienced during the past year by owners of 2013 model-year vehicles, and each brand’s overall dependability is determined by the number of problems experienced per 100 vehicles (PP100). A lower score reflects higher quality — here are the overall scores:

Lexus JD Power 2016 Dependability Study

Along with the overall top ranking, Lexus performed well in the model categories — the ES was first in Compact Premium Cars, the GS was first Midsize Premium Cars, and the GX was first in Midsize Premium SUVs.