» » »

Large Premium Cars Buyer Guide Utica NY

This 2009 Large Premium Cars Buyer's Guide is a compiled list of the top-performing large upscale cars from J.D. Power and Associates three key automotive studies. The studies include the 2008 Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS), the 2008 Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study, and the 2008 Initial Quality Study (IQS).

AutoZone
(315) 738-7000
1709 Genesee Street
Utica, NY
 
AutoZone
(315) 336-8440
821 Black River Blvd
Rome, NY
 
Advance Auto Parts
(315) 736-6465
321 Oriskany Blvd
Yorkville, NY

Data Provided by:
Advance Auto Parts
(315) 866-1547
302 W State St
Herkimer, NY

Data Provided by:
Advance Auto Parts
(315) 339-6943
1820 Black River Blvd N
Rome, NY

Data Provided by:
AutoZone
(315) 866-4999
232 Mohawk Street
Herkimer, NY
 
Advance Auto Parts
(315) 733-2945
1503 Genesee St
Utica, NY

Data Provided by:
Advance Auto Parts
(315) 736-7370
4529 Commercial Dr
New Hartford, NY

Data Provided by:
Valley Automotive Sales & Svc
(315) 866-7446
397 E Albany St
Herkimer, NY

Data Provided by:
Foor's Auto Repair
(315) 866-0230
156 W Main St
Mohawk, NY

Data Provided by:
Data Provided by:

Large Premium Cars Buyer Guide

Provided by:

Click here for more content from JDPower.com


The flagship sedans from most automakers fall within our large premium car segment. These traditional full-sized automobiles offer uncompromised engine and powertrain technology, and the latest innovative electronics within the cabin. They are very comfortable for driver and passengers and their large interiors and generous trunks yield plenty of storage space.

This 2009 Large Premium Cars Buyer's Guide is a compiled list of the top-performing large upscale cars from J.D. Power and Associates three key automotive studies. The studies include the 2008 Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS), the 2008 Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study, and the 2008 Initial Quality Study (IQS). In addition, we have also noted any models in the guide that have earned "5-star" crash test scores from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), or have been chosen as "Top Safety Picks" by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). All models are listed alphabetically by manufacturer.

2009 Cadillac DTS
The largest car in the Cadillac lineup, the DTS ("DeVille Touring Sedan") replaced the DeVille model for the 2006 model year. The front-wheel-drive luxury sedan seats up to 6 passengers within its cabin and is available in two models. The luxury model offers the standard V-8 while the performance model is fitted with a specially tuned engine generating slightly more power. The standard DTS V-8 model earns EPA fuel economy ratings of 15 mpg city and 23 mpg highway in government testing. Cadillac DTS owners were asked about their vehicle's quality after the first 90 days of ownership in our 2008 Initial Quality Study (IQS). The results were favorable enough to rank the DTS among the top three models its segment. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) also named the Cadillac DTS a Top Safety Pick for 2008. The new model year finds the DTS carrying over with the exception of new wheels, an upgraded OnStar system, and other minor interior control/trim revisions and enhancements....

Click here to read the rest of the article at JDPower.com