Porsche comes out on top in the latest J.D. Power and Associates Initial Quality Survey for class-leading value and performance.
Santa Barbara, CA, July 2013 – Santa Barbara Auto Group is pleased to announce that Porsche has ranked highest in the J.D. Power and Associates Initial Quality Study out of a total group of 33 international automakers. This ranking is the highest Porsche has ever received, in the history of the U.S. survey.
“We are very proud to be able to share this ranking with our customers,” shares Porsche Santa Barbara General Manager, Bill Fogg. “Porsche is dedicated to meeting the highest standards for vehicle quality, and it is wonderful to be recognized for our continued efforts.”
The Porsche 911 and Porsche Boxster models ranked the highest in their categories. Both cars received the J.D. Power and Associates Award for vehicles with the highest level of initial quality in the Midsize Premium Sport Car and Compact Premium Sport Car segments. The Porsche 911 has now been ranked two years in a row for this segment.
The popular Porsche Panamera also ranked well in its class, earning the third spot in the Large Premium Car segment. Similarly, the Porsche Cayenne ranked third in the Midsize Premium SUV segment.
The Initial Quality Study is held annually and is in its 27th year. It provides industry benchmark information for the new-vehicle car market. The survey includes results from over 83,000 American car buyers. Included in the study was a total of 230 vehicles from 33 auto manufacturers. The study participants answered questions regarding their ownership experience in the first 90 days, covering more than 230 individual criteria.
About Porsche Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Auto group is proud to be an authorized Porsche dealer located just off the 101 and S Hope Ave. The Porsche team at Santa Barbara Auto Group is strongly committed to delivering an exceptional buying experience. The sales staff offers many years of experience satisfying customers’ needs. Furthermore, the Santa Barbara Auto Group offers a wide array of new and pre-owned Porsche vehicles which customers may view online or on-site at the dealership.
The Santa Barbara Auto Group is dedicated to providing the best sales and service experience in Southern California. To learn more about any of the popular Porsche models including the Porsche 911 or Porsche 918 Spyder, feel free to call, email, or stop by for friendly personal service.
Santa Barbara Auto Group
402 S Hope Ave
Santa Barbara, CA 93105