The Car and Truck Fleet and Leasing Management Magazine

Ford Leads Domestic Automakers In J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Index

December 9, 2002

Ford Motor Co. leads the domestic automakers in long-term durability, as reported by the 2002 J.D. Power and Associates Vehicle Dependability Index measuring 1998 model year vehicles. Four of Ford’s brands (Jaguar, Lincoln, Mercury, and Mazda) finished above industry average in this year’s study. In addition, 10 Ford Motor Company nameplates -- five cars and five trucks -- ranked among the top three in their respective segments.

Top segment-finishing cars included Mercury Tracer, Mercury Grand Marquis, Ford Crown Victoria, Lincoln Continental, and Ford Mustang. Top trucks included Mazda B-Series, Ford F-150/F-250, Ford Expedition, Mercury Villager, and Ford E-Series/Club Wagon.

Twitter Facebook Google+

Comments

Please note that comments may be moderated. 
Leave this field empty:
 
 

Fleet Incentives

Determine the actual cost of owning and running a vehicle in your fleet. Compare vehicles by class and model.

FleetFAQ

Fleet Tracking And Telematics

Todd Ewing from Fleetmatics will answer your questions and challenges

View All

 

Fleet Management And Leasing

Merchants Experts will answer your questions and challenges

View All

 

Sponsored by

Co-founder, with Armund Schoen, of Wheels, Inc.

Read more

Up Next

More From The World's Largest Fleet Publisher