J.D. Power Awards

2016 performance small premium car Awards

According to verified new-vehicle owners, listed below are the top-ranked 2016 Small Premium Car models in performance and driving experience, measuring how gratifying a vehicle is to own and drive.

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In performance and driving experience, the bubbly 2016 Chevrolet Sonic ranked highest in the Small Car segment.
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Ranked highest among Small Premium SUVs, the taut 2016 BMW X1 earned an award in performance in driving experience.
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Highest-ranked in the Small SUV segment, the useful 2016 Hyundai Tucson excelled in performance and driving experience.
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Other J.D. Power ratings and awards
2016 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.
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2016 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.
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2016 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).
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2016 J.D. Power resale ratings
The resale rating is based on the vehicle average annual depreciation over 5 years.
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