Added: 26 July 2018
The 2018 JD Power Awards was a successful year for Vauxhall as it saw the Vauxhall Insignia get voted as the best-in-class in the 2018 UK Vehicle Dependability Award as well as high praise for both the VIVA and Mokka X which placed third and second respectively in their classes.
Vauxhall Insignia Most Dependable Car 2018: How Was it Voted?
After the report was released by JD power it was revealed that the voting came from over 13,500 original vehicle owners throughout the UK over the last 12 months. As a result of new technology development, some of the categories comprised of navigation, transmission and driving experience controls. The Vauxhall Insignia was unveiled as the most dependable midsize car after the results had been split in to a number of different sections.
Vauxhall Insignia Most Dependable Car 2018: What Did the Bosses Have to Say?
Ian Mitchell, Vauxhall’s Product Marketing Manager said that, “The Vauxhall Insignia has proved itself to be an extremely robust and reliable car, and this ranking only further cements that. It is also great to see the VIVA and Mokka X recognised by JD Power. The Insignia’s class-leading technology, in particular, is key to its dependability. No other car in the segment offers such a wide range of driver assistance systems and technologies when compared to this latest edition of our flagship model.”
Vauxhall Insignia Most Dependable Car 2018: What’s Changed?
The new Vauxhall Insignia can thank the concept Monza for its elegant swooping lines and its large coupe styling which gives it a bold but agile look. With optimised packaging and the use of lightweight materials, the Insignia is now 175kg lighter than its predecessor and also class-leading when it comes to aerodynamics.
A state-of-the-art all-wheel drive system connected to an eight-speed automatic transmission is accompanied perfectly by other innovative features like a Head-up Display, Lane Keep Assist and IntelliLux Matrix LED headlights. The Insignia is rounded off with outstanding connectivity and infotainment which can be used for seamless phone integration via Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
This recent award from JD Power further cements the success that the new Insignia has had over the past few months after it has already been acknowledged within the Auto Express Awards, Company Car Today CCT1000 and 4x4 magazine awards.
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