Company annually JD Power polls thousands of car owners about what happened to their cars in twelve months. At the same time, three-year-old models are investigated. The research results are published in the annual vehicle reliability report. The goal is to provide buyers with information about vehicles to make their choice easier. This includes luxury cars belonging to the high price segment.
Available as a convertible, a four-door sedan and a five-door hybrid hatchback that was new in 2016, the 2016 Audi A3/S3 offers its owners a large number of options and options. The convertible and sedan can be equipped with a four-cylinder turbocharged petrol or diesel engine, front- or all-wheel drive, six-speed automatic or manual transmission.
The 2016 model received the most interesting features as standard and also offered a sporty S-Line trim option. The S3 also received additional standard features, including the Black Optic Package. The hybrid version of the A3 E-tron could switch to electric drive and drive it for about 30 kilometers before returning to the gas-electric engine.
BMW 2 Series
In 2016, the BMW 2 Series was introduced as a coupe and convertible as the 228i and M235i models. The 228i had a 240-horsepower four-cylinder turbo engine, while the M235i sports version had a 320-horsepower six-cylinder turbocharged engine. The 2016 M2 variant had a 365 horsepower six-cylinder engine. For 2016, BMW upped the standard 2 Series package and added a new luxury option for the 228i.
Refreshed in 2015, the sleek Hyundai Genesis also received minor changes in 2016. Standard equipment included a set of improved headlights, and the eight-cylinder variant included the previously optional Ultimate Package.
The rear-wheel drive car came standard with a 311 horsepower six-cylinder engine and an eight-speed automatic transmission. The AWD system was present on models with a six-cylinder engine. Signature, Tech and Ultimate option packages were also available. The Genesis 5.0 version was powered by a 420 horsepower five-liter eight-cylinder engine and had all options as standard.
One of the most popular Lexus models, the ES luxury sedan was offered in 2016 as a hybrid variant of the ES 300h and the ES 350. -liter engine with six cylinders and 268 horsepower.
For the 2016 model year, the Lexus ES was updated. The car received minor changes in appearance, a quieter interior, upgraded driver assistance and collision avoidance systems. In 2016, the Lexus ES received the “Most Reliable Vehicle” award and was voted the best premium compact car.