Most dependable cars ranked by Consumer Reports' readers
Readers of Consumer Reports are letting us all know what
their experiences have been with millions of cars. But American brand names are
not at the top of the list.
Lexus does well in the upscale category.
The most reliable midsized car is the Subaru Legacy, while
Subaru's Forrester tops the small SUV list.
And the Honda Fit is the best subcompact, according to the
Ford did not do well in the survey, though. It's been
plagued with problems with its "My
Ford Touch" system, a touch screen device that is supposed to serve as the
hub of the car's communications, GPS, and entertainment systems. However, drivers are complaining about
frozen screens and touch controls lagging.
It's important to note that this
list isn't necessarily a recommendation from Consumer Reports. It's just
passing along what its readers are saying.