INDUSTRY-LEADING IMPROVEMENT CATAPULTS HYUNDAI’S NAMEPLATE RANKING IN 2017 J.D. POWER VEHICLE DEPENDABILITY STUDY

02/22/2017, Fountain Valley, CA

Hyundai Achieved Its Best Ranking Ever

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Feb. 22, 2017 – Hyundai softened dramatically in a 2017 J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS) with an industry-leading rebate in problems reported by owners, ranking sixth among all nameplates. Problems per 100 Hyundai vehicles declined by 25 points, or 16 percent, and Hyundai changed adult 13 arrange positions from 2016 in a nameplate rankings, imprinting a company’s best ranking ever.

INDUSTRY-LEADING IMPROVEMENT CATAPULTS HYUNDAI’S NAMEPLATE RANKING IN 2017 J.D. POWER VEHICLE DEPENDABILITY STUDY

The 2014 Hyundai Sonata was famous by J.D. Power as a second place car in a Midsize Car segment

“Hyundai’s loyalty to product peculiarity is a foundational partial of a altogether strategy. The Vehicle Dependability Study ranking demonstrates a continual bid to be better,” pronounced Barry Ratzlaff, clamp president, patron satisfaction, Hyundai Motor America. “Quality is a priority for customers, and we’re constantly perplexing to urge a indicators totalled by a J.D. Power Initial Quality Study (IQS) rankings, thereby improving long-term dependability.”

The Hyundai Sonata was also famous by J.D. Power as a second place car in a Midsize Car segment. Also, Hyundai achieved these formula while a attention normal increasing by 4 problems per 100 vehicles. 

The VDS and IQS are dual of J.D. Power pivotal peculiarity studies. The VDS measures problems of three-year-old vehicles, essentially in categories such as engine/transmission, pushing knowledge and Audio/Communication/Entertainment/Navigation. A reduce measure means aloft quality. The IQS measures peculiarity after 90 days of ownership. In addition, a Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study measures patron notice on a design, content, blueprint and opening of their new vehicles and a new Tech-Experience Index Study measures a altogether patron knowledge with car technology.

HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA
Hyundai Motor America, headquartered in Fountain Valley, Calif., is a auxiliary of Hyundai Motor Company of Korea. Hyundai vehicles are distributed via a United States by Hyundai Motor America and are sole and serviced by 835 dealerships nationwide. All new Hyundai vehicles sole in a U.S. are lonesome by a Hyundai Assurance program, that includes a 5-year/60,000-mile fully-transferable new car singular warranty, Hyundai’s 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain singular guaranty and 5 years of nominal Roadside Assistance.