J.D. Power and Associates has ranked the 2012 Sonic† and 2012 Volt† as having the “Highest Ranked Vehicle Appeal among Sub-Compact Cars and Compact cars.” More than 70,000 new-vehicle buyers were included in the Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout StudySM which looked at Fuel Economy, Driving Dynamics, Vehicle Exterior, Visibility and Driving Safety, among other factors.
Volt had the highest ranking in the Compact Car category for the second year in a row. In its first year on the road, Sonic was recognized by J.D. Power and Associates as having the “Highest Ranked Vehicle Appeal among Sub-Compact Cars.”