Kia Canada - Power Circle Ratings

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  • We are proud to be recognized for the fourth consecutive year as the top mass market brand in J.D. Power's Initial Quality Study. This achievement demonstrates Kia's continued focus on quality and our commitment to delivering the very best vehicles to Canadians."

    Ted Lancaster

    VP and COO, Kia Canada Inc.


  • The World's Trusted Consumer Ratings

    Power Circle Ratings are one of the only sources of consumer ratings based on independent and unbiased feedback from a representative sample of verified product and service owners.

    Chosen by consumers like you.

    Now in its 32nd year, the U.S. Initial Quality Study takes a look at the problems new owners face within their first 90 days of ownership. This year's study is based on responses from nearly 75,000 consumers like you of 2018 model-year vehicles. Read the article to learn more on how Kia performed vs. the competition.

    Kia

    “Highest Ranked Mass Market Brand, Midsize SUV and Small Car in Initial Quality in the U.S.” - J.D. Power

    Delivering world-class quality.

    Kia is committed to producing exceptional vehicles with superb quality and reliability to suit your driving needs. From compact to crossover, every Kia delivers an extraordinary combination of precision engineering, outstanding performance, innovative features, and advanced safety systems.

  • 2018 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study (IQS) :
    Non-Premium Makes

    Overall Quality

    Kia

    Hyundai

    Ford

    Chevrolet

    Ram

    Nissan

    MINI

    Buick

    Jeep

    Toyota

    Dodge

    GMC

    Mazda

    Honda

    Volkswagen

    Chrysler

    Mitsubishi

    Subaru


  • 2019 Sorento

    "Highest Ranked Midsize SUV in Initial Quality in the U.S., 2 Years in a Row"

    Ranked highest among midsize SUVs in J.D. Power’s 2018 U.S. Initial Quality Study for the second year in a row, the Sorento continues to impress drivers with its bold design.

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    Build Sorento

    2019 Sorento SXL shown

  • 2018 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study (IQS) :
    Midsize SUV

    Overall Quality

    Kia Sorento

    Hyundai Santa Fe

    Ford Explorer

    Nissan Murano

    Toyota 4Runner

    Chevrolet Traverse

    Ford Edge

    Toyota Highlander

    Honda Pilot

    Mazda CX-9

    Ford Flex

    GMC Acadia

    Jeep Grand Cherokee

    Buick Enclave

    Dodge Durango

    Subaru Outback

    Volkswagen Atlas

    Dodge Journey


  • 2017 Sorento

    “Highest Ranked Small Car in Initial Quality and Dependability in the U.S.”

    Kia is proud to have the Rio recognized by J.D. Power’s 2018 U.S. Initial Quality and Vehicle Dependability Studies for its superior quality in the small car segment.

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    Build Rio

    2018 Rio 5-door EX Tech shown

  • 2018 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study (IQS) :
    Small Car

    Overall Quality

    Kia Rio

    Nissan Versa

    Chevrolet Bolt

    Toyota Yaris

    Chevrolet Sonic

    Honda Fit

    Toyota Prius c

    Mitsubishi Mirage