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.
2013  Honda  Fit J.D. Power Award
2013 TOP SMALL CAR

Honda Fit

2013  Buick  Encore J.D. Power Award
2013 TOP SMALL SUV

Buick Encore

Most Dependable Compact Vehicles

These are the highest-ranked compact cars and SUVs in this year's Vehicle Dependability Study.
2013  Fiat  500 J.D. Power Award
2013 TOP CITY CAR

Fiat 500

2013  Buick  Verano J.D. Power Award
2013 TOP COMPACT CAR

Buick Verano

2013  Toyota  Prius v J.D. Power Award
2013 TOP COMPACT MULTI-PURPOSE VEHICLE

Toyota Prius v

2013  Lexus  ES J.D. Power Award
2013 TOP COMPACT PREMIUM CAR

Lexus ES

2013  Mercedes-Benz  GLK-Class J.D. Power Award
2013 TOP COMPACT PREMIUM SUV

Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class

2013  MINI  Coupe/Roadster J.D. Power Award
2013 TOP COMPACT SPORTY

MINI Coupe/Roadster

2013  MINI  Cooper J.D. Power Award
2013 TOP COMPACT SPORTY

MINI Cooper

2013  Chevrolet  Equinox J.D. Power Award
2013 TOP COMPACT SUV

Chevrolet Equinox

Did you know...
"To determine which new luxury crossovers and SUVs are likely to be the most dependable in the future, J.D. Power calculates predicted reliability Power Circle Ratings from data collected in the company’s annual Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS) and Initial Quality Study (IQS), which poll thousands of new- and used-vehicle owners about the quality and dependability of their vehicles."

Most Dependable Midsize Vehicles

These are the highest-ranked midsize cars and SUVs in this year's Vehicle Dependability Study.
2013  Chevrolet  Malibu J.D. Power Award
2013 TOP MIDSIZE CAR

Chevrolet Malibu

2013  Lexus  GS J.D. Power Award
2013 TOP MIDSIZE PREMIUM CAR

Lexus GS

2013  Lexus  GX J.D. Power Award
2013 TOP MIDSIZE PREMIUM SUV

Lexus GX

2013  Chevrolet  Camaro J.D. Power Award
2013 TOP MIDSIZE SPORTY

Chevrolet Camaro

2013  Nissan  Murano J.D. Power Award
2013 TOP MIDSIZE SUV

Nissan Murano

Most Dependable Large Vehicles

These are the highest-ranked large cars and SUVs in this year's Initial Quality Study.
2013  Buick  LaCrosse J.D. Power Award
2013 TOP LARGE CAR

Buick LaCrosse

2013  Chevrolet  Silverado HD J.D. Power Award
2013 TOP LARGE HEAVY DUTY PICKUP

Chevrolet Silverado HD

2013  Toyota  Tundra J.D. Power Award
2013 TOP LARGE LIGHT DUTY PICKUP

Toyota Tundra

2013  GMC  Yukon J.D. Power Award
2013 TOP LARGE SUV

GMC Yukon

2013  Toyota  Sienna J.D. Power Award
2013 TOP MINIVAN

Toyota Sienna

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