Nissan: 2016 Nissan Frontier named tip mid-size lorry in J.D. Power 2016 Initial Quality Study (IQS)

Posted on 23. Jun, 2016 by in Nissan Canada

NASHVILLE, Tenn. The 2016 Nissan Frontier has been famous as a tip mid-size lorry in a J.D. Power 2016 Initial Quality Study (IQS), a attention benchmark for new automobile quality. Additionally, a Nissan code jumped 10 spots in a study, bringing it to 10th position, sixth among non-premium brands and above a altogether attention average.

IQS, now in a 30th year, examines problems gifted by automobile owners during a initial 90 days of ownership. Initial peculiarity is dynamic by a series of problems gifted per 100 vehicles (PP100), with a reduce measure reflecting aloft quality.

“Earning a tip mark among vehicles in a intensely rival mid-size lorry shred is an measureless indicate of honour for us,” pronounced Dan Mohnke, clamp president, Chief Marketing Manager and Marketing Operations, Nissan North America, Inc. “For a code to burst 10 spots in a attention is an extraordinary feat. This approval is a covenant to a impossibly learned group and women during a production and engineering comforts around a world.”

Nissan’s altogether code opening improves by 20 PP100 and 10 spots, to 10th place altogether among 32 brands. This alleviation also moves a Nissan code adult 5 positions to a sixth mark among all non-premium brands. The 2016 formula are 4 PP100 improved than a Industry normal of 105. This is due in partial to an glorious opening from Nissan’s Smyrna Vehicle Assembly Plant, that also scored above normal in a Americas public line rankings.

Two additional Nissan models join a Frontier in earning high chain within their segments. The 2016 Altima and 2016 Murano ranked among a tip 3 in their particular classes. Altima missed a tip mark in a really rival mid-size sedan difficulty by usually one point, while a Murano in a second year was usually 3 PP100 out of tip mark in mid-size CUV.

More than 80,000 purchasers and lessees of new 2016 model-year vehicles were surveyed in this year’s J.D Power IQS. The 233-question investigate is orderly into 8 problem categories designed to yield manufacturers with information to promote a marker of problems and expostulate product improvement. The investigate was fielded from Feb by May 2016.

About J.D. Power
J.D. Power is a tellurian selling information services association providing opening improvement, amicable media and patron compensation insights and solutions. The company’s peculiarity and compensation measurements are formed on responses from millions of consumers annually. Headquartered in Costa Mesa, Calif., J.D. Power has offices in North/South America, Europe and Asia Pacific. For some-more information on automobile reviews and ratings, automobile insurance, health insurance, dungeon phone ratings, and more, greatfully revisit jdpower.com/ratings. J.D. Power is a business section of McGraw Hill Financial.

About Nissan North America
In North America, Nissan’s operations embody automotive styling, engineering, consumer and corporate financing, sales and marketing, placement and manufacturing. Nissan is dedicated to improving a sourroundings underneath a Nissan Green Program and has been famous annually by a U.S Environmental Protection Agency as an ENERGY STAR® Partner of a Year given 2010. More information on Nissan in North America and a finish line of Nissan and Infiniti vehicles can be found online during NissanUSA.com and InfinitiUSA.com, or revisit a U.S. media sites NissanNews.com and InfinitiNews.com.

About Nissan Motor Co.
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., Japan’s second-largest automotive company, is headquartered in Yokohama, Japan, and is partial of a Renault-Nissan Alliance. Operating with some-more than 247,500 employees globally, Nissan sole 5.32 million vehicles and generated income of 11.38 trillion yen (USD 103.6 billion) in mercantile year 2014. Nissan delivers a extensive operation of some-more than 60 models underneath a Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun brands. Nissan leads a universe in zero-emission mobility, dominated by sales of a LEAF, a initial mass-market, pure-electric vehicle. It is a best-selling EV in history. For some-more information on a products, services and joining to tolerable mobility, revisit a website during Nissan-Global.com/EN/.

 

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