Kia Victoria

Kia wins the Top Quality Rating from JD Power


Our recognition in the Initial Quality Study represents our commitment to producing incredibly high-quality automobiles for people like you."

Ted Lancaster

VP and COO, Kia Canada Inc.
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Chosen by consumers like you.

Now in its 30th year, the U.S. Initial Quality Study takes a look at the problems new owners face within their first 90 days of ownership. This year's study is based on responses from more than 80,000 consumers like you of 2016 model-year vehicles. Read the article to learn more on how Kia performed vs. the competition.

Kia is committed to producing exceptional vehicles with superb quality and reliability to suit your driving needs. From compact to crossover, every Kia delivers an extraordinary combination of precision engineering, outstanding performance, innovative features, and advanced safety systems.Delivering world-class quality.

J.D. POWER RANKINGS : INITIAL QUALITY BY BRAND

Overall Quality

Kia

Porsche

Hyundai

Toyota

BMW

Chevrolet

Buick

Lexus

Lincoln

Nissan

Ford

GMC

Infiniti

Volkswagon

Audi

Mercedes-Benz

Cadillac

Jeep

Ram

Chrysler

Mitsubishi

Dodge

Subaru

Honda

Acura

Scion

Jaguar

Mazda

MINI

Land Rover

Volvo

Fiat

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"Highest Ranked Small SUV in Initial Quality in the U.S."*

For 2016 Sportage

Ranked highest among small SUVs in J.D. Power's 2016 U.S. Initial Quality StudySM. The Sportage continues to impress drivers with its crossover design. Learn more on how the Kia Sportage performed vs. the competition.

Overall Quality

Kia Sportage

Hyundai Tucson

Buick Encore

Volkswagen Tiguan

Chevrolet Trax

Subaru Crosstrek

MINI Countryman

Jeep Patriot

Jeep Compass

Jeep Renegade

Nissan JUKE

Honda HR-V

Fiat 500X

Mazda CX-3

"Highest Ranked Compact Multi-Purpose Vehicle in Initial Quality in the U.S., Two Years in a Row"*

For the second year in a row, J.D. Power's U.S. Initial Quality StudySM honours the iconic Soul with the highest ranking in its segment. Read the article to learn more on how the Kia Soul performed vs. the competition.

J.D. POWER RANKINGS : 2016 COMPACT

MULTI-PURPOSE VEHICLE

Overall Quality

Kia Soul

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Ford C-Max

*The Kia Soul received the lowest number of problems per 100 vehicles among compact MPVs in the J.D. Power 2015-2016 U.S. Initial Quality StudySM. 2016 study based on 80,157 total responses, evaluating 245 models, and measures the opinions of new 2016 vehicle owners after 90 days of ownership, surveyed in February-May 2016. Your experiences may vary. Visit jdpower.com. The Kia Sportage received the lowest number of problems per 100 vehicles among small SUVs in the J.D. Power 2016 U.S. Initial Quality StudySM, based on 80,157 total responses, evaluating 245 models, and measures the opinions of new 2016 vehicle owners after 90 days of ownership, surveyed in February-May 2016. Your experiences may vary. Visit jdpower.com

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