No big surprises. I was thinking that Buick did a lot better the last couple of years. Hyundai is very impressive especially considering all the new models they've recently released. Having new models can really hurt your scores. That's why companies like Porsche, Mini, etc can range a lot since they have so few models.
Keep in mind that these types of surveys can be a little biased but JD Power is considered one of the best. Lexus has been at the top or near the top since they came out. It's really impressive when you consider that people that own a Lexus expect perfection so they are likely to complain about things that someone buying a Dodge may not complain about like rattles.
Also keep in mind that this is problems per 100 cars. So Lexus for example has less than 1 problem per car. So lexus has .84 problems per car where Mini had 1.65 problems per 1 car.
Also keep in mind that this is just initial quality. JD power also has a long term study that I think looks at 3 years of ownership. It does give you an indication of quality since they ones that are at the top now will mostly be likely the same one that are at the top after 3 years.
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