Auffenberg Auto Group Features Award-Winning Vehicles

October 8th, 2018 by

Silver and orange Ford Mustangs cruising down the highway

There are so many automotive brands, models, and trims out there that it can be challenging to know where to start when you’re new car shopping in the O'fallon area. That’s why you need to conduct some general research to help narrow it down. One key point to look for is if a vehicle has won any automotive awards. This tells you that a vehicle has been judged by a panel of experts, so you can trust that it’s a quality car, truck, or SUV and a smart investment.

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Award-Winning Vehicles on our O'Fallon Lot

Auffenberg Auto Group is proud to sell a variety of award-winning vehicles from brands like Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, RAM, Mazda, Kia, Ford, Nissan, Volkswagen, and Hyundai.

Ford and Kia were among the most awarded brands by J.D. Power for 2018, and Jeep was the best-rated brand for depreciation values.

2018 J.D. Power Highest Quality Awards

  • 2018 Kia Rio
  • 2018 Hyundai Tucson
  • 2018 Nissan Frontier
  • 2018 Nissan Altima
  • 2018 Kia Sorento
  • 2018 Ford Mustang
  • 2018 Nissan Maxima
  • 2018 Dodge Grand Caravan
  • 2018 Ford Expedition

2018 J.D. Power Highest Performance Ratings

  • 2018 Kia Rio
  • 2018 Volkswagen Jetta
  • 2018 Kia Stinger
  • 2018 Ford Mustang
  • 2018 Chrysler Pacifica
  • 2018 Nissan Maxima
  • 2018 Ford F-150
  • 2018 Ford Expedition

2018 J.D. Power Best Depreciation Ratings

  • 2018 Kia Sportage
  • 2018 Kia Soul

Additional Awards

  • 2018 Dodge Charger: The Charger was won one of the Best Retained Value Awards from Edmunds. This vehicle’s V6 engine provides quick power, and the all-wheel drive improves handling on road condition. It was found to have one of the highest projected residual values after 5 years.
  • 2018 RAM 1500: Not only is the RAM 1500 is a great light-duty truck, but it was listed as one of the Autotrader 10 Best Car Interiors Under $50,000. This truck’s interior features a solid infotainment system across all 11 trims, which includes the 8.4-inch Uconnect touchscreen. There’s a 40/20/20 split folding bench, and you choose between cloth or leather upholstery. You also have the option for heated and ventilated seats. The 2018 RAM 1500 also won the Best Buy Award from Consumer Guide for the 10th year in a row.
  • 2018 Jeep Wrangler: This rugged SUV received an ALG Residual Value Award in the Off-Road Category thanks to it’s quality manufacturing, long-term reliability, and strong popularity. The Wrangler was recognized as the most capable and versatile SUV in its class. In 2018, it received a redesign that included updated technology and performance.
  • 2018 Mazda Miata: The Miata was listed as part of Car and Driver’s 10 Best Cars for 2018. With its impressive, speedy performance that takes you from 0-60 mph in 5.8 seconds thanks to its 155-hp 2.0L inline-four engine, this is a great vehicle for speed lovers.

Shop for New Vehicles in O'Fallon

If you’re ready to narrow down your search to one of these award-winning vehicles, contact us online or visit our showroom near Caseyville. And be sure to check out our new vehicles specials to help you save on your new car, truck, or SUV.

Posted in 2018 Vehicles, Awards