JD Power 2015 study took into account experiences from car owners of 30-42 month old vehicles. The study assessed 169 problems in various areas that included 9 categories right from car’s interiors and exteriors, to design, features, driving experience, audio displays, entertainment features, lighting heating, cooling, ventilation and engine performance.
Toyota Etios was regaled for driving comfort, safety features, low maintenance cost and where highest resale value was concerned. It was due to these reasons it captured a No.1 position in the Most Dependable Car in the Entry Mid-Size Segment in J.D. Power Asia Pacific 2015 India vehicle dependability study.
This award received by Toyota Etios draws attention to the company philosophy of ‘Customer First’. Toyota Etios, launched in 2010, is a dependable vehicle that has stood the test of time while the company has introduced many notable changes over the years catering to customer’s demands. The new Etios receives a new grille and exterior color options while in-cabin comforts have been augmented to include lower NVH and other compartment comforts.
Besides receiving the latest award of “Most Dependable Car” in Entry Mid-Size Segment, the Toyota Etios has also been recognized in the past as the Most Promising Brand by The Economic Times and Good Design Award by Japan and India Design Council.