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2017 Study Lp: Quality award summaries

Top-Rated Cars in 2017 Initial Quality
Top-Rated Cars in 2017 Initial Quality
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Top-Rated 2017 Trucks in Quality
Top-Rated 2017 Trucks in Quality
This buyer’s guide highlights the top-rated trucks for 2017, based on the results of the J.D. Power 2017 U.S. Initial Quality Study (IQS).
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Top-Rated 2017 Small SUVs in Quality
Top-Rated 2017 Small SUVs in Quality
This buyer’s guide highlights the top-rated 2017 small SUVs from the 2017 IQS, each model earning a Power Circle Rating of 4 or 5 out of a possible 5 for initial quality.
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Top-Rated 2017 Small Cars in Quality
Top-Rated 2017 Small Cars in Quality
This buyer’s guide highlights the top-rated 2017 small cars in initial quality, based on results from the 2017 IQS.
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Top-Rated 2017 Luxury SUVs Under $50,000 in Quality
Top-Rated 2017 Luxury SUVs Under $50,000 in Quality
This buyer’s guide highlights the top-rated 2017 luxury SUVs in initial quality with a base price of less than $50,000.
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Top-Rated 2017 Luxury SUVs Over $50,000 in Quality
Top-Rated 2017 Luxury SUVs Over $50,000 in Quality
This buyer’s guide includes the top-rated 2017 luxury SUVs in initial quality with a base price higher than $50,000.
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Top-Rated 2017 Luxury Cars in Quality
Top-Rated 2017 Luxury Cars in Quality
This buyer’s guide highlights the top-rated luxury cars from the 2017 IQS, each model earning a Power Circle Rating of 5 out of a possible 5 for initial quality.
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Top-Rated 2017 Family SUVs in Quality
Top-Rated 2017 Family SUVs in Quality
Based on the results of the 2017 IQS, this buyer’s guide highlights the top-rated family SUVs of 2017.
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Top-Rated 2017 Family Cars in Quality
Top-Rated 2017 Family Cars in Quality
In this 2017 Family Cars buyer’s guide, we highlight the top-rated, family-oriented midsize and large sedans, as well as the top-rated minivans, in the 2017 IQS.
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Top-Rated 2017 Coupes and Convertibles in Quality
Top-Rated 2017 Coupes and Convertibles in Quality
This buyer’s guide highlights the 2017 coupe and convertible models that are top-rated for initial quality.
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2017 U.S. Initial Quality Study: New Car Quality at an All-Time High
2017 U.S. Initial Quality Study: New Car Quality at an All-Time High
Customer satisfaction with the quality of new vehicles is at its highest level ever, according to the J.D. Power 2017 U.S. Initial Quality Study (IQS). Check out the 2017 Initial Quality Study results here!
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Infographic: 2017 U.S. Initial Quality Study Key Stats
Infographic: 2017 U.S. Initial Quality Study Key Stats
J.D. Power's annual Initial Quality Study (IQS) assesses new-vehicle quality after 90 days of ownership. Discover the top models in each category of the 2017 IQS with this exclusive infographic.
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