The Chrysler 300 was awarded first place in the Entry Level Luxury Car segment and the Dodge Ram Heavy Duty was awarded first place in the Heavy Duty Full Size Pickup Truck segment of the 2004 J.D. Power and Associates Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout Study (APEAL). This study continues to validate strides car manufacturers are making in quality. Based on documentation, the Chrysler 300 is the "Best Value" in the Entry Luxury segment in terms of APEAL.