The American Consumer Reports magazine has ranked Audi the best car brand in 2017 in an extensive survey. This is the second consecutive year that Audi has captured first place.
Audi is the overall winner, followed by Porsche in second place and BMW in third. The survey includes the categories road test, reliability, owner satisfaction and safety. Consumer Reports additionally selects its 10 Top Picks of 2017: Best Cars of the Year. In this list, Audi topped the luxury SUV category with the Audi Q7. Consumer Reports is an independent American organization that tests, rates and compares everyday products and presents the results in a monthly magazine. The Audi Group, with its Audi, Ducati and Lamborghini brands, is present in more than 100 markets across the globe and manufactures its fleet of models at 16 production facilities spread in 12 countries.
Commenting on the accolade, Dietmar Voggenreiter, the Board Member for Marketing and Sales at Audi AG, said: 2016 was a record year for Audi in the United States, our third largest global market. We are extremely honored by this distinction and we view it as an incentive to keep delighting our customers in the US with sporty, efficient and increasingly connected cars.