J.D. Power & Associates, known for its vehicle rankings, has released its top picks for initial quality in 2013. Here are winners in each category:
City Car - Smart ForTwo
Sub-Compact Car -- Mazda MAZDA2
Compact Car -- Honda Civic
Compact Sporty Car -- Mazda MX-5 Miata
Compact Premium Car - Acura TL
Compact Premium Sporty Car -- Porsche Boxter
Midsize Car -- Toyota Camry
Midsize Sporty Car (tie) -- Chevrolet Camaro
Midsize Sporty Car (tie) -- Ford Mustang
Midsize Premium Car -- Hyundai Genesis Sedan
Large Premium Car -- Lexus LS
Midsize Premium Sporty Car -- Porsche 911
Large Car -- Chevrolet Impala
Minivan -- Chrysler Town & Country
Large Light Duty Pickup (tie) -- Chevrolet Avalanche
Large Light Duty Pickup (tie) -- GMC Sierra LD
Large Heavy Duty Pickup -- Chevrolet Silverado
Click here to read more about the rankings by J.D. Power & Associates.
Two unconnected overseas emergencies -- the Ebola outbreak in West Africa and Islamic terrorists in Iraq and Syria -- are prompting President Barack Obama to embark on a two-day U.S. road trip.
A driver was airlifted to Cottage Hospital after they lost control of their car early Monday morning.
Reverend Frank Schaefer's reinstatement being challenged by Methodist Church Judicial Council
Cyclists are on the front lines when it comes to sharing the road.
Six current and former University of California Santa Barbara students have filed a federal complaint against the university claiming the administration mishandled their sexual assault cases.
The suspects, believed to be five women, got away with thousands in cash.
Santa Barbara police officers are investigating a bank robbery Monday.
Two nails salons were burglarized Friday afternoon and the store owners believe they were hit by the same group of women who tried to distract them.
California Highway Patrol has identified the man who died in the early morning crash on highway 101.
Could you hit a deer in the next 12 months? The odds are higher this year nationally. Find out the chances in your state.
No email address was supplied by
To complete your registration on this site, please supply an address.
Please confirm or modify the email address to which you will have subscription offers sent.
For a more personalized experience, please supply the following optional information.