KIA Sportage is the leader of the rating of reliability of cars JD Power

April 28, 2015 at 21:19

SEOUL, 2015 – According to a study the reliability of vehicles Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS), conducted authoritative research agency JD Power and Associates (USA), a compact crossover KIA Sportage became the leader in its segment.
For the first time in the history of the brand KIA, one of the models led the ranking JDPower Vehicle Dependability Study 2015.

Kia Sportage picture

Kia Sportage pics

The study covers the vast majority represented in the US market car models and estimates the number of technical problems encountered by their owners in the past 12 months. Terms limited audience investigated only the first owner of the car, while the car itself must be aged 3 years, that is, to treat the 2012 model year. Overall reliability is estimated at 100 per cent of cars.

Kia Sportage pics

Kia Sportage image

Thus, the smaller value is obtained – the better the quality of the vehicle can maintain for a long period of time. In its category KIA Sportage was the best with respect to the seven competing models.
This award followed after that, in 2013 and 2014 KIA Sportage became the winner in the study of the quality of new cars JD Power Initial Quality Study (IQS).

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