2015 GMC Sierra HD Boasts Owners’ Approval in J.D. Power APEAL Study

2015 GMC Sierra HD

2015 GMC Sierra HD

We aren’t the only ones saying the 2015 GMC Sierra HD is a good option for anyone looking for a large heavy duty pickup. Owners of the model agreed, placing the pickup at the top of its class in the 2015 J.D. Power APEAL Study.

The J.D. Power U.S. Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout Study scores many vehicles based on feedback from consumers after 90 days of ownership. Models are evaluated on a thorough survey examining 77 attributes and given a score of one to 1,000. The GMC Sierra HD earned the APEAL Study award for the Large Heavy Duty Pickup category.

“These and similar awards affirm that our customers recognize and appreciate the precision engineering, design and technology that go into every GMC,” said Duncan Aldred, US vice president for GMC. “Sierra HD trucks are engineered without compromise to deliver the capability, refinement and technology that inspire confidence with every task.”

The Sierra HD wasn’t the only standout vehicle in the study. The 2015 GMC Terrain earned runner up in the competitive class of compact SUVs.

For more information on what makes these vehicles so appealing to owners, stop by DeVoe Buick GMC.

Buick Named One of J.D. Power’s Most Dependable Brands, Three GMCs Rank Also

2015 Buick LaCrosse

2015 Buick LaCrosse

The latest J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study ranked Buick as one of the most dependable brands and also ranked three GMC models highest in their segments. Buick jumped up three spots—placing 2nd overall—and GMC was ranked as the 10th most dependable brand.

The GMC Sierra 1500, Yukon, and Terrain ranked highest in their respective segments, bringing about more positive attention for the brand.

Duncan Aldred, vice president of GMC Sales and Marketing, said, “The momentum continues at GMC with this recognition. We expect all of our vehicles to perform at the highest level every time a customer gets behind the wheel and this achievement validates our commitment to dependability and reliability.”

In addition to the GMCs, the Buick LaCrosse and Enclave were also ranked highest in their segment. All of this recognition from J.D. Power is a true testament to Buick’s and GMC’s focus on creating vehicles that wow at every level. To experience two of J.D. Power’s most dependable brands, visit us at DeVoe Buick GMC.

 

J.D. Power Awards Terrain & Yukon with High Honors

J.D. Power Awards Terrain & Yukon

2014 GMC Terrain

Quality should be a top concern when shopping for your new car, truck, or SUV. According to J.D. Power’s Initial Quality Study, two GMC vehicles rank higher than others in their segment. The study was based on responses from over 86,000 new car purchases and leases of cars from the 2014 model year. The survey was a lengthy 233 questions and was given to the new owners within 90 days of their original purchase.

The GMC Yukon ranked highest (in a tie) in the Large SUV segment while the Terrain took home top honors in the compact SUV category. The 2014 GMC Sierra HD ranked in the top three in the large heavy-duty pickup truck segment. It is also important to note that the Yukon was also recognized in J.D. Power’s Dependability Study earlier this year. This study looked at responses from 3-year-old Yukon owners. It ranked highest in its segment in this study too, making the Yukon a great choice full-size SUV.

Here at DeVoe Buick GMC, we are proud to carry only the best quality vehicles. If you would like to test drive an all-new Terrain, Sierra HD, or Yukon, stop by our Naples dealership! Give us a call at (877) 207-7264 to schedule a test drive today!

The 2014 Buick Encore has a lot to offer in a small package!

2014 Buick Encore

2014 Buick Encore

The Buick Encore seems to find new ways of impressing us year after year. This small SUV has been one of Buick’s top sellers and has found itself a hit among drivers. It has even gotten some drivers to switch from an outside brand to GM. Now, that’s impressive!

Recently the Buick Encore ranked among the highest in J.D. Power’s Initial Quality Study. This study was based off of information gathered from new car buyers within the last 90 days. Over 86,000 people were surveyed with 233 questions. The study aimed to find out information about the purchasing process, any repairs or maintenance needed, and their overall satisfaction with their purchase.

This is the second consecutive year that the Encore has been honored by J.D. Power. “Our strong products continue our rapid growth in the market as customers discover all that Buick has to offer,” said Buick and GMC’s U.S. VP, Duncan Aldred.

Would you like to see all that the 2014 Buick Encore has to offer? Stop by our dealership in Naples, to see that great things really do come in smaller packages!

J.D. Power Names GMC Sierra HD Most Dependable Large Pickup

J.D. Power and Associates is an organization that tests all sorts of products to see which ones are the best. According to their website, they strive to “Recognize Excellence” in everything from cars, to home cabinetry – they even test TV’s. And after testing large pickup trucks to see which one was most dependable, they discovered that the GMC HD full-size pickup – including 2500HD ¾-ton and 3500HD 1-ton models – was the most dependable!

According to Tony DiSalle, VP of GMC Marketing, ““The Sierra HD is the most powerful, most capable pickup GMC has ever built. Our engineers designed this truck to do the job well and to do it every day. We expect all of our vehicles to perform at the highest level every time a customer gets behind the wheel.”

And as if that wasn’t impressive enough, the Sierra 1500 and Yukon were runners-up in their respective segments. The bottom line is, GMC makes some of the most dependable trucks and SUVs available today. So if you’re looking for a new truck that you can depend on, stop by DeVoe Buick GMC and try one out.