Latest Automotive News

Subscribe in a reader

Better beaters: how automobile brands stack up in longevity

Email   small font medium font large font


The proportion of passenger cars 11 to 15 years old still in use averages 60.6 per cent across the industry but varies widely among manufacturers. The latest numbers from 2006, according to DesRosiers Automotive Consultants with data from R.L. Polk Canada:

Porsche 98.7%

Volvo 87.2%

Lexus 83.8%

BMW 83.6%

Mercedes-Benz 82.6%

Jaguar 81.4%

Toyota 78.2%

Audi 76.5%

Honda 76.5%

Acura 75.9%

Cadillac 74.6%

Lincoln 72.8%

Saab 72.2%

Saturn 69.2%

Buick 68.8%

Chrysler 68.8%

Oldsmobile 67.2%

Infiniti 65.8%

Mazda 64.8%

Volkswagen 63.1%

Nissan 61.0%

Subaru 59.1%

Mercury 54.9%

Dodge 54.6%

Pontiac 53.6%

Ford 53.6%

Plymouth 52.5%

Eagle 51.6%

Chevrolet 48.6%

Hyundai 32.8%

Suzuki 30.8%

Isuzu 19.8%

Lada 5.1%

Industry Average 60.6

Receive the latest automotive news by email!

Enter your email address:

Related news
Most stolen and least stolen vehicles in Canada, according to the Insurance Bureau of Canada. Top 10 Stolen Vehicles 1. 2000 Honda Civic SiR 2-door 2. 1999 Honda Civic SiR ...
Chrysler overtook Ford in Canadian sales last year, but not for the first time in the modern history of the automobile industry, as was widely reported last week. In fact, what was then ...
WASHINGTON (AP) _ Head restraints in dozens of sport utility vehicles, pickup trucks and minivans provided only poor or marginal protection from neck injuries in simulated crashes conducted by the U.S. insurance industry. The ...
The number of new cars considered the safest by the U.S. insurance industry nearly tripled in the last year, helped by automakers' push to make certain safety equipment more widely available. Ford Motor Co. ...
A look at some of the 2008 vehicles that feature cylinder deactivation technology, which shuts off a portion of the engine's cylinders to save on fuel: ___ GENERAL MOTORS CORP.: _ Chevrolet Impala (with V6 ...
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) _ Volkswagen AG said Wednesday its flagship VW brand swung to an operating profit in the first quarter and earnings from its premium Audi brand rose 16 ...
DETROIT (AP) _ Chrysler's new chairman and CEO Bob Nardelli said Friday he plans to keep the automaker's three brands but could cut some products as he leads the company through a ...
Automobile Magazine Subscription 75% discount on one year subscription! This magazine is edited for automotive enthusiasts interested in the impact the automotive world has had. Its focus ranges from ...
This morning Porsche AG, Stuttgart, received the award “Best Automobile in the World” in the Cabriolet category for the Porsche 911. Almost 95,000 readers of the German specialist journal “auto motor und sport” ...
Honda Motor Co., Ltd. announced plans to build a new automobile transmission plant within its Hamamatsu Factory in order to strengthen production of automobile automatic transmissions (AT) and continuously variable transmissions (CVT), to ...

Best Investment Newsletter

- 46% in 2008

- invest in the best performing US stocks only and sell them when the uptrend is over

- very easy to follow, simple buy/sell signals

- no need to have investing or trading experience

Find More Now!

Better beaters: how automobile brands stack up in longevity
> © 2006-2017 except where otherwise noted