ALG Selects Subaru as Top Brands for Residual Value Awards

ALG Selects Subaru as Top Brands for Residual Value Awards.

Recognizing that residual values are a widely used measure of brand health and vehicle quality, ALG honors those vehicles in each segment predicted to retain the highest percentage of their MSRP after a three year period. The annual awards are derived after careful study of segment competition, sales strategy, resale performance, and industry residual values. ALG also includes Industry Brand Residual Value Awards, bestowed on the brands with the highest predicted resale values among all mainstream and luxury vehicles.

2011 Residual Value Awards

The awards are based on 2011 model year vehicles. ALG has also included awards for the brands that have the highest overall predicted resale values among all industry and all luxury vehicles. Award winners are featured on and other automotive publications and websites dedicated to bringing the industry's best-performing models into the public eye.

ALG's 2011 Brand Winners:

Subaru of America won the Mainstream Brand Residual Value Award, edging out runner-up Honda for the second consecutive year. Three Subaru models also received individual segment awards: the Legacy (in the Midsize Car category), the Forester (Compact Utility Vehicle) and the Outback (Midsize Utility Vehicle).

Infiniti, a division of Nissan North America, Inc., moved up three spots for 2011 to take top honors among luxury brands overall. The Infiniti QX56 SUV also won the Luxury Fullsize Utility category.

Mainstream Brand Residual Value Rankings:

  2. HONDA
  3. MAZDA

Only brands above the industry average were ranked

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