The latest data provided by Consumer Reports found Asian cars brands have taken nine spots of the top-10 cars brands. The top spot was captured by Toyota’s brand targeting for young adults which is known as Scion. Popular Scion models include xB and xD. Those cars are sold in America and their prices range from $15,000 to $20,000 per unit.
Toyota brand itself was helped by its car manufacturer located in Toyota City, Japan. Most of the cars produced by this plant earned the top rating. In recent years, almost all hybrid cars are made at this location and later shipped to America. Those subcompact hybrid cars include Toyota Prius c (small), the hatchback “classic” Prius, the larger van known as Prius v, and the latest model known as Prius plug-in. Those subcompact cars are sold in America and their prices range from $20,000 to $35,000 per unit.
Another top brand from Toyota was Lexus. This brand catered for luxury cars buyers. Popular Lexus models include RX 350 (subcompact SUV for family), iS (subcompact for young adult) and LS (top of the line for executives). Lexus RX 350 and iS models have a price tag at above $35,000, while the LS model has a price tag at above $70,000.
Other Asian cars brands in the top-10 best cars include Mazda, Subaru, Honda, Acura (a luxury division of Honda), Infiniti (a luxury division of Nissan), and Kia (South-Korean-based Company).
(Data source: Consumer Reports)