For most drivers, dependability is a huge factor in their decision to purchase from a particular brand. While word of mouth is usually what most people use to judge a luxury brand’s reliability, some companies like J.D. Power put together studies on dependability that are more, well, dependable. Find out which luxury brand topped J.D. Power’s 2018 U.S. Vehicle Dependability Study below.
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Lexus Tops J.D. Power 2018 Vehicle Dependability Study
The Vehicle Dependability Study looks at a variety of models from different brands to determine how many problems were incurred over a three-year period of ownership. Using those results, they can pinpoint exactly which brands had the fewest number of problems making their models most dependable.
The top 10 luxury and non-luxury brands in order for the 2018 study are Lexus, Porsche, Buick, Infiniti, Kia, Chevrolet, Hyundai, BMW, Toyota, Lincoln, and Nissan. Lexus is no stranger to the top spot. The 2018 study marks the seventh consecutive year that Lexus has taken home the most-dependable brand title. The Porsche 911 took home the prize of being named the most reliable model overall. BMW is another luxury brand that broke the top 10 while other luxury brands like Audi and Mercedes-Benz had models that won specific categories but not enough to take a top spot overall.
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Test Drive Pre-Owned Luxury Models in Houston, TX
Car shoppers in the Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas areas looking to get into a reliable luxury model for less can find a variety of high-quality pre-owned luxury models at the Texas Motor Club in Arlington. Give us a call at 682-323-7515 and let us know which pre-owned luxury brand or model you are interested in or check out our current selection online via our inventory pages that make it easy to browse at home. When you see something you like, give us a call or stop by the dealership to set up a test drive and get behind the wheel.