J.D. Power recently revealed the results of its U.S. Initial Quality Study for 2020 and found that Mitsubishi was the most improved brand year-over-year. As such, Mitsubishi earned the sixth spot, making it the highest-ranked Japanese brand in the study.
For 2020, J.D. Power put a special emphasis on vehicle technologies, and the advanced technologies in Mitsubishi vehicles helped the brand increase its ranking in the study year-over-year. Innovations in Mitsubishi vehicles include the Smartphone-link Display Audio system with smartphone compatibility and safety systems, like Lane Departure Warning and Blind Spot Warning.
The Mitsubishi Outlander Sport also performed well in the study, placing third in the small SUV segment. Give that this vehicle segment is growing ever more crowded with each passing year, that’s quite an impressive feat.
Yoichi Yokozawa, president and CEO of Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA), said, “The 2020 results recognize our focus on quality, reliability, and value in all Mitsubishi vehicles. Our ranking in this study gives us even more reason to continue our commitment to innovation.”
If you’d like to find a reliable Mitsubishi vehicle to suit your driving needs, give us a call at Bakersfield Mitsubishi, proudly located in Bakersfield, California. Our knowledgeable staff members would be happy to help you find your next family driver.