This list of the safest 2013 pickup trucks includes any model that received a 4-star or 5-star overall crash-test rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), or a "Top Safety Pick" designation from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).
This buyer's guide names the eight hatchback models that ranked highly in one of J.D. Power's signature vehicle ownership studies--2013 Initial Quality Study, 2013 Vehicle Dependability Study, and 2013 Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study.
If you're interested in buying a car that has greater utility than a sedan but you don't want to get a station wagon--or a hatchback, crossover SUV, or minivan--we have a list of 12 alternatives for you to consider.
Traditionally, station wagons have been defined as vehicles that are based on an established car model and equipped with an extended roofline, tailgate, and rear quarter glass to create additional cargo room. For the 2014 model year, 10 such cars remain available in the United States, most offered by luxury brands that compete in Europe, where station wagons remain relatively popular.
The following 2013 convertible models received the highest ratings for overall APEAL.
For 2013, the crossovers and SUVs listed below, in alphabetical order, are the top-rated, non-luxury models in terms of predicted reliability.
Based on the latest information, J.D. Power predicts that the 2013 model-year luxury sedans listed below, in alphabetical order, are the most likely models to deliver dependability in the years to come.
Listed below are the 2013 model-year convertibles that J.D. Power expects will be the most reliable over time. They are listed in alphabetical order.
This buyer's guide lists, in alphabetical order, those luxury SUVs and crossovers that are likely to deliver dependability over time, according to J.D. Power data.
Listed below, in alphabetical order, are the top-rated 2013 pickup truck models in terms of how reliable they are expected to be in the future.