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Smartphones Are The New Pot

Smartphones Are The New Pot

If you drive a car, chances are good that you own a smartphone, so we feel it's only fair to warn you that you're messing with fire. J.D. Power recently conducted its 2010 U.S. Automotive Emerging Technologies Study, and the results are clear: smartphones are a technological gateway drug, leading... read more

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J.D. Power's 2009 Customer Retention Survey

JD Power: Mercedes, Honda, Toyota Best In Customer Retention

During economic times like these, customer retention has given some automakers an edge in the marketplace. Though studies have suggested that brand loyalty is a thing of the... read more December 14, 2009 by  0

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Sales Lost To Dealer Tactics: J.D. Power Puts Numbers On It

Automotive brands are losing an average of 12 percent of their buyers to competitors due simply to "poor customer treatment" at the dealership. If you've ever walked away... read more December 8, 2009 by  1

2010 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor

J. D. Power Estimates Show Sales Creeping Upward

The good news  for the auto industry -- or at least, the less terrible news -- keeps on coming: according to projections from J.D. Power & Associates, new vehicle sales... read more October 26, 2009 by  0

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J.D. Power Sees Continued Improvement In Auto Sales In 2010

Add one more bright-sider to the list of analysts declaring that the economy is in turnaround mode: automotive heavyweight J.D. Power & Associates estimates that auto... read more August 14, 2009 by  5

car sales

J.D. Power Says Things Are Becoming Less Terrible

Vaguely good news from J.D. Power and Associates this morning: car sales are slightly less abysmal! To be sure, retail sales are down from 2008, and July 2009 retail sales... read more July 24, 2009 by  0

2009 Hyundai Genesis

2009 Hyundai Genesis Drives To The Top Of J.D. Power's Heap

The good times for Hyundai keep on rolling: J.D. Power and Associates has given top marks in its Vehicle Launch Index to the 2009 Hyundai Genesis. The Index "quantifies how... read more July 22, 2009 by  2

2009 Mercedes-Benz S Class

VW, Mercedes, Honda Models—And Porsche—Top APEAL Study

Porsche ranks as most appealing nameplate for the fifth consecutive year. That's according to J.D. Power and Associates' 2009 Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout... read more July 16, 2009 by  0

2009 Lexus LX 570

Lexus Bumps Porsche To Top J.D. Power Initial Quality Study

The auto industry is down, but it's not yet out: 2009 vehicles are showing higher overall initial quality ratings than 2008 throughout the industry according to the latest... read more June 22, 2009 by  1

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Your Daily Chrysler Fix: Just The High Points

There are so many stories about Chrysler buzzing across the interwebz that we could never cover them all in depth. Instead, we're going to bring you up to speed with tasty... read more May 5, 2009 by  8


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