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Top-Rated 2021 Family Cars in Quality According to Consumers
Top-Rated 2021 Family Cars in Quality According to Consumers
Here we've highlighted the ten highest-rated 2021 family cars in quality, according to the people who own them. This list of the best new family cars includes models from the Midsize Car, Large Car, and Minivans segments, presented with the model with the highest quality is at the end.
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Top-Rated 2021 Small SUVs in Quality According to Consumers
Top-Rated 2021 Small SUVs in Quality According to Consumers
Here are the ten highest-rated 2021 small SUVs in quality according to the people who own them. This list includes models from the Small SUV and the Compact SUV segments, presented in descending order by PP100 score, putting the vehicle with the highest quality at the end.
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Top-Rated 2021 Family SUVs in Quality According to Consumers
Top-Rated 2021 Family SUVs in Quality According to Consumers
This list of the top-rated 2021 Family SUVs in quality includes Midsize SUVs, Upper Midsize SUVs, and Large SUVs. We’ve got them listed in descending order by PP100 score, with the model highest in quality at the bottom of the list. J.D. Power bases the data on the 2021 Initial Quality Study.
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Top-Rated 2021 Trucks in Quality According to Consumers
Top-Rated 2021 Trucks in Quality According to Consumers
This list includes the ten highest-ranked midsize, large light-duty, and large heavy-duty pickup trucks, according to consumers. They appear below in descending order from the highest among the top 10 to the lowest. This means the truck with the highest quality is at the bottom of this list.
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Top-Rated 2021 Luxury Cars in Quality According to Consumers
Top-Rated 2021 Luxury Cars in Quality According to Consumers
Listed in this article, according to the consumers who own them, are the four-door luxury cars offering the best quality across three different segments. They’re shown in descending order by PP100 score, putting the highest-quality model at the bottom of the list.
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Top-Rated 2021 Small Cars in Quality According to Consumers
Top-Rated 2021 Small Cars in Quality According to Consumers
Here are the ten highest-rated 2021 small cars in quality according to the people who own them. This list includes models from the Small Car and the Compact Car segments, presented in descending order by PP100 score; the model with the highest quality is at the end.
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Top-Rated 2021 Luxury SUVs in Quality According to Consumers
Top-Rated 2021 Luxury SUVs in Quality According to Consumers
You’ll find the 11 highest-rated luxury SUVs in quality, according to those who own and drive them. This list includes high-end sport-utes of all sizes, in descending order by PP100 score. This means that the model with the highest quality and lowest PP100 score is at the end of the list.
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Top-Rated 2021 Coupes and Convertibles in Quality According to Consumers
Top-Rated 2021 Coupes and Convertibles in Quality According to Consumers
J.D. Power knows which new coupes and convertibles offer the highest levels of quality, according to the people who own them. The coupe and convertible models listed in this article are the 10 models with the highest quality, according to the people who own them.
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Top-Rated 2020 Luxury Cars in Quality According to Consumers
Top-Rated 2020 Luxury Cars in Quality According to Consumers
Based on the consumer-supplied data, we’ve listed the top-rated 2020 Luxury Cars in quality. They are listed in descending order by PP100 score, which means you’ll find the highest-quality car at the bottom.
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Top-Rated 2020 Family SUVs in Quality According to Consumers
Top-Rated 2020 Family SUVs in Quality According to Consumers
If you’re looking for a high-quality, family-size SUV that is top-rated according to the consumers that own them, you’ve come to the right place.
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Top-Rated 2020 SUVs in Quality According to Consumers
Top-Rated 2020 SUVs in Quality According to Consumers
Everybody wants an SUV, and they come in all sizes, types, and capabilities. From small front-drive utility vehicles and performance-tuned models that are fun to drive on pavement, to rugged off-roaders and van-sized behemoths that can tow plenty of weight, there is an SUV for just about anybody. But only the 10 SUVs on this list are top-rated for quality, according to consumers.
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Top-Rated 2020 Trucks in Quality According to Consumers
Top-Rated 2020 Trucks in Quality According to Consumers
Trucks are among the most popular vehicles in America, and your choice between the models available is dependent on your budget, brand and styling preferences, and towing and hauling requirements. If, however, you’re new to pickup truck ownership or you’re an existing owner who is open to change, you might want to examine those models rated highest in quality according to the people who own them.
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Top-rated 2020 Vans in Quality According to Consumers
Top-rated 2020 Vans in Quality According to Consumers
When it comes to transporting people in comfort, there is simply no better choice than a van. If you’re interested in getting one, there are many from which to choose. The most popular models for typical consumers are minivans, though, and for this list of top-rated 2020 vans in quality according to consumers, minivans are the focus.
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Top-Rated 2020 Luxury SUVs in Quality According to Consumers
Top-Rated 2020 Luxury SUVs in Quality According to Consumers
This list contains the top-rated 2020 luxury SUVs in quality according to the consumers who own them. They are listed in descending order by PP100 score. That means you will find the highest-rated model for quality at the very bottom.
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Top-Rated 2020 Small SUVs in Quality According to Consumers
Top-Rated 2020 Small SUVs in Quality According to Consumers
Small SUVs are among the most popular vehicles on sale in America today, and you benefit from numerous choices in this segment. But which small SUVs rate highest in quality according to the consumers who own one? You’re about to find out.
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Top-Rated 2020 Sedans in Quality According to Consumers
Top-Rated 2020 Sedans in Quality According to Consumers
If you want a high-quality sedan, especially as judged by the consumers who own them, J.D. Power can help. This list contains the mainstream-brand sedans that rate highest in terms of quality according to consumers, and as published in the annual J.D. Power 2020 Initial Quality Study (IQS).
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Top-Rated 2020 Small Cars in Quality According to Consumers
Top-Rated 2020 Small Cars in Quality According to Consumers
Whether you live in a crowded city with tight parking spaces, carry passengers infrequently, or simply need a low-cost way of getting around town, a small car provides transportation in an efficient and affordable package. But have you ever wondered which cars consumers rank the highest in quality? This list will show you.
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Top-Rated 2020 Coupes & Convertibles in Quality According to Consumers
Top-Rated 2020 Coupes & Convertibles in Quality According to Consumers
Based on consumer input through surveys of thousands of verified new vehicle owners, the J.D. Power Initial Quality Study (IQS) ranks coupes and convertibles according to quality. This list contains the top-rated 2020 coupes and convertibles in quality according to the consumers who own them.
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TOP-RANKED 2019 TRUCKS BASED ON VEHICLE INITIAL QUALITY
TOP-RANKED 2019 TRUCKS BASED ON VEHICLE INITIAL QUALITY
This buyer’s guide features highest ranking 2019 model-year Midsize and Large Pickups from major brands that receive an overall rating for initial quality.
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TOP-RANKED 2019 SMALL SUVS BASED ON VEHICLE INITIAL QUALITY
TOP-RANKED 2019 SMALL SUVS BASED ON VEHICLE INITIAL QUALITY
This buyer’s guide features the highest ranking 2019 model-year Compact and Small SUVs from major brands that receive an overall rating for initial quality.
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