For the seventh year in a row, Lexus has been named the top brand in the J.D. Power 2016 Vehicle Dependability Study.
The study examines problems experienced during the past year by owners of 2015 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 CT was the top Small Premium Car, the ES was first in Compact Premium Cars, the GS was first in Midsize Premium Cars, and the RX placed first in Midsize Premium SUVs.