Lexus Named Top Brand in J.D. Power 2017 Vehicle Dependability Study

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

The study examines problems experienced during the past year by owners of 2014 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:


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 RX & GX placed first & second in Midsize Premium SUVs.