Whether you drive a family hauler, commuter car, or performance sedan, your goal is the same—to avoid the repair shop. This list is based on our Annual Auto Survey. 

CategoryMost ReliableLeast Reliable
Subcompact CarsToyota Prius CFord Fiesta
Compact CarsSubaru Impreza

Fiat 500L1

Midsized CarsToyota Camry

Chrysler 2001

Large CarsToyota AvalonChrysler 300
Luxury Compact CarsLexus CT 200hCadillac ATS
Luxury Midsized/Large CarsLexus ESMercedes-Benz S-Class
Sporty Cars

BMW 2 Series1

Chevrolet Corvette
MinivansToyota Sienna

Chrysler Town & Country
Dodge Grand Caravan

Small SUVsToyota RAV4Jeep Cherokee
Midsized SUVs

Kia Sorento1

Nissan Pathfinder
Large SUVsToyota Sequoia

Chevrolet Suburban
GMC Yukon XL

Luxury Compact SUVs

Audi Q31

Lincoln MKC1

Luxury Midsized/Large SUVsLexus GX

Cadillac Escalade1

Pickup TrucksToyota Tundra

Ram 2500
Chevrolet Colorado
GMC Canyon

  1. Based on one model year of data instead of the usual three years.

Editor's Note: This article also appeared in the April 2016 issue of Consumer Reports magazine.