J.D. Power Awards
2018 performance compact sporty car Awards
According to verified new-vehicle owners, listed below are the top-ranked 2018 Compact Sporty Car models in performance and driving experience, measuring how gratifying a vehicle is to own and drive.
Research 2018 J.D. Power performance contenders
To learn more about how all models performed in performance and driving experience in 2018, see the chart below.
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Other J.D. Power ratings and awards
2018 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
2018 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
2018 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
2018 J.D. Power resale ratings
The resale rating is based on the vehicle average annual depreciation over 5 years.See all resale ratings