On August 5, Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM), a manufacturer and sales subsidiary of Toyota Motor Corporation in India, announced that their Etios has been selected as the most dependable vehicle in the entry mid-size segment by J.D. Power India Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS).
J.D. Power India VDS asks owners of new vehicles that have been used for two and a half to three years about its dependability based on 169 items across nine categories.
The Toyota Etios is recognized for its exceptional comfort, safety, low maintenance costs, and high resale value.
The Etios has been a success in India with sales of 26,942 units from January to July of this year, an increase of 16% from the year before.
TKMâ€™s Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Mr. N Raja said, â€œThis recognition illustrates Toyotaâ€™s customer first philosophy and its commitment to deliver reliable vehicles with low maintenance costs to the Indian market.â€
(Translated by Travis Yamabata)