Six Fiat Chrysler Vehicles Earn Consumers Digest Best Buy Awards
Sometimes, it can be difficult to know that a vehicle will be worth the money in the long run. To help consumers determine what vehicles are truly the best in the industry, every year Consumers Digest comes out with a list of their “Best Buys.” This year, six models from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles earned recognition as a “Best Buy” in their respective segments.
The Fiat Chrysler models included on the Consumers Digest list included the 2016 Jeep Renegade, which came out on top in the new Subcompact SUVs segment. This is the first time the Renegade has been considered as a contestant, while the Jeep Grand Cherokee has made it onto the Best Buys list a total of six years in a row.
Gallery: Fiat Chrysler’s Winners
Dodge’s Challenger was also recognized in the Sporty Cars segment, along with the Dodge Durango, which earned the top spot in the full-size SUV segment. Finally, the Chrysler 300 and the Fiat 500 rounded out the list of Fiat Chrysler winners in the Luxury Cars and Subcompacts segments respectively.
The Best Buys are selected based on the vehicles that deliver the most value for the money within their segment. Consumers Digest determines this value by analyzing purchase price and ownership costs. The popular consumer magazine also considers comfort, performance, and utility, among other factors. Each vehicle is tested in a range of conditions to determine the best of the best in each industry segment.