Kia tops new car quality survey for second straight year
June 22, 2017
DETROIT (AP) — Kia has claimed the top spot in a survey of new vehicle quality for the second straight year.
Genesis — a luxury brand owned by Hyundai Motor Co. — was second in J.D. Power's annual initial quality survey. This marks the first time in the survey's 30-year history that two Korean brands have topped the list, a spokesman for J.D. Power said.
Porsche, Ford and Ram rounded out the top five. The lowest ranking brands were Fiat, Jaguar, Volvo, Mitsubishi and Land Rover.
The survey questioned 80,000 owners of 2017 model year vehicles about the problems they had in the first 90...