J.D. Power Awards
2006 Performance Small Car Awards
According to verified new-vehicle owners, listed below are the top-ranked 2006 Small Car models in performance and design, measuring how gratifying a vehicle is to own and drive.
See 2006 J.D. Power Performance award winner
Research 2006 J.D. Power Performance contenders
Results for Small Car rankings in performance and design in 2006 are included in the chart below.
Indicates highest score
Other J.D. Power ratings and awards
2006 J.D. Power quality award
Awarded to the brand who had the fewest problems reported by 100 car owners during the first 90 days of ownership.See all quality awards
2006 J.D. Power dependability award
Awarded to the brand who had the fewest problems reported by 100 car owners during the last 12 months with their 3-year old vehicle.See all dependability awards
2006 J.D. Power dealers award
Awarded to the dealer performance, both in terms of vehicle servicing (i.e., service initiation; service facility; vehicle pickup; and service quality) as well as the sales experience (i.e., dealer personnel; delivery process; and dealership facility).See all dealer awards
2006 J.D. Power depreciation ratings
The depreciation rating is based on the vehicle average annual depreciation over 5 years.See all depreciation ratings