Kia Ranks Second among All Industry Brands in Initial Quality; Kia Soul and Sorento Rank Highest in Segment in Initial Quality
Korean automaker Kia has made steady improvements in quality over the years and is now among the industry’s quality leaders. In addition to a strong overall performance in the J.D. Power 2015 U.S. Initial Quality StudySM (IQS), Kia produces two award-recognized models that perform particularly well. This year, Kia receives two initial quality awards: the 2015 Soul in the Compact MPV segment, and the 2015 Sorento in the Midsize SUV segment.
2015 NAMEPLATE IQS RANKING
Problems per 100 Vehicles (PP100) • Lower Score = Higher Quality