Special Report

America's Best (and Worst) Car Brands

11. Hyundai
Consumer Reports overall quality:
70
J.D. Power problems per 100 vehicles: 158
2015 sales: 761,710
Sales chg. 2014-2015 : 5.0%

Hyundai is the flagship brands of Hyundai Motor Group.

12. Volvo
Consumer Reports overall quality:
69
J.D. Power problems per 100 vehicles: 152
2015 sales: 70,047
Sales chg. 2014-2015 : 24.3%

A long-time Swedish brand, Volvo is now owned by China manufacturer Geely.

13. MINI
Consumer Reports overall quality:
68
J.D. Power problems per 100 vehicles: 155
2015 sales: 58,514
Sales chg. 2014-2015 : 4.3%

Mini is the small car division of BMW.

14. Mercedes-Benz
Consumer Reports overall quality:
67
J.D. Power problems per 100 vehicles: 135
2015 sales: 343,088
Sales chg. 2014-2015 : 3.8%

Mercedes-Benz is the luxury car division of German industrial giant Daimler Benz.

15. Volkswagen
Consumer Reports overall quality:
67
J.D. Power problems per 100 vehicles: 169
2015 sales: 366,970
Sales chg. 2014-2015 : -4.8%

One of the world’s largest car companies, it has been battered recently by a diesel engine emissions scandal. U.S. sales fell by nearly 5% between 2014 and 2015.

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