2020 Most Dependable Awards

When it comes to quality and performance, you don’t have to compromise. Let the experts take the driver’s seat and see how cars, trucks and SUVs stack up in our reviews. From brand to vehicle size, here are the highest quality vehicles on the market.

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2020 Most Dependable Brand

Each year, J.D. Power recognizes the highest-ranked overall nameplate in the Vehicle Dependability Study.

Most Dependable Small Vehicles

These are the highest-ranked small cars and SUVs in this year's Vehicle Dependability Study.
2011  Honda  Fit J.D. Power Award
2011 TOP SMALL CAR

Honda Fit

2011  Honda  Element J.D. Power Award
2011 TOP SMALL SUV

Honda Element

Most Dependable Compact Vehicles

These are the highest-ranked compact cars and SUVs in this year's Vehicle Dependability Study.
2011  Chevrolet  Volt J.D. Power Award
2011 TOP COMPACT CAR

Chevrolet Volt

2011  Honda  CR-V J.D. Power Award
2011 TOP COMPACT SUV

Honda CR-V

2011  Scion  xB J.D. Power Award
2011 TOP COMPACT MULTI-PURPOSE VEHICLE

Scion xB

2011  Lexus  ES J.D. Power Award
2011 TOP COMPACT PREMIUM CAR

Lexus ES

2011  Acura  RDX J.D. Power Award
2011 TOP COMPACT PREMIUM SUV

Acura RDX

2011  MINI  Cooper J.D. Power Award
2011 TOP COMPACT SPORTY

MINI Cooper

Most Dependable Midsize Vehicles

These are the highest-ranked midsize cars and SUVs in this year's Vehicle Dependability Study.
2011  Toyota  Camry J.D. Power Award
2011 TOP MIDSIZE CAR

Toyota Camry

2011  Honda  Crosstour J.D. Power Award
2011 TOP MIDSIZE SUV

Honda Crosstour

2011  Honda  Ridgeline J.D. Power Award
2011 TOP MIDSIZE PICKUP

Honda Ridgeline

2011  Lexus  GS J.D. Power Award
2011 TOP MIDSIZE PREMIUM CAR

Lexus GS

2011  Lexus  RX J.D. Power Award
2011 TOP MIDSIZE PREMIUM SUV

Lexus RX

2011  Chevrolet  Camaro J.D. Power Award
2011 TOP MIDSIZE SPORTY

Chevrolet Camaro

Most Dependable Large Vehicles

These are the highest-ranked large cars and SUVs in this year's Initial Quality Study.
2011  Buick  Lucerne J.D. Power Award
2011 TOP LARGE CAR

Buick Lucerne

2011  GMC  Yukon J.D. Power Award
2011 TOP LARGE SUV

GMC Yukon

2011  GMC  Sierra HD J.D. Power Award
2011 TOP LARGE HEAVY DUTY PICKUP

GMC Sierra HD

2011  GMC  Sierra LD J.D. Power Award
2011 TOP LARGE LIGHT DUTY PICKUP

GMC Sierra LD

2011  Cadillac  DTS J.D. Power Award
2011 TOP LARGE PREMIUM CAR

Cadillac DTS

2011  Lexus  LS J.D. Power Award
2011 TOP LARGE PREMIUM CAR

Lexus LS

2011  Cadillac  Escalade J.D. Power Award
2011 TOP LARGE PREMIUM SUV

Cadillac Escalade

2011  Toyota  Sienna J.D. Power Award
2011 TOP MINIVAN

Toyota Sienna

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