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Volkswagen celebrates a double feat in a J.D. Power compensation consult and is AUTO TEST altogether winner


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• Touareg and up! are winners in a patron compensation consult of J.D. Power

• AUTO TEST selects Golf Estate as a altogether leader of a bullion prize

The eminent American marketplace investigate hospital J.D. Power and AUTO TEST, a heading trade repository for new automobile shopping of AUTO BILD, comparison their leader this year. In a J.D. Power VOSS (Vehicle Ownership Satisfaction Study), Volkswagen Touareg and Volkswagen up! achieved a top scores for compensation in their car segments and were rewarded initial place. Simultaneously, a new Golf Estate was selected as a altogether leader of a bullion esteem by a AUTO TEST editorial office.

This year, Volkswagen was means to measure vast in a J.D. Power VOSS twice: a Touareg left a competitors in a dirt in a vast SUV segment, and a up! won in a “City Car” difficulty (supermini). The formula of a patron compensation consult are formed on an online consult that questioned around 18,000 car owners on their knowledge with their vehicles over a final dual years. In so doing, a marketplace researchers during J.D. Power and Associates tangible patron compensation formed on a values of quality, attractiveness, use and upkeep costs. The compensation consult of a eminent U.S. marketplace investigate association has also been gathered in Germany given 2002.

The AUTO TEST winners are dynamic by a editorial bureau formed on measure evaluations each year given 2008. The commentary from 500 tests and sales consultations of an whole year offer as a basis. After a Golf stood on a winner’s lectern final year, a Golf Estate is a hero in terms of altogether scores this year. The measure takes into comment such disciplines as acceleration, braking distances, expenditure as good as car quality, safety, repurchase and handling costs.