The Lexus IS has been awarded one of the most sought-after awards in the motor industry, landing the number one spot in the 2015 Driver Power awards.
The result of the awards, which are decided through detailed customer satisfaction surveys, highlights how the compact executive saloon model has fulfilled the needs of its buyers since its release in 2013. The third-generation model scored a satisfaction rating of 93.96 percent, knocking the ŠKODA Yeti off the top spot where it had been for three consecutive years.
The Driver Power awards are conducted by Auto Express, who polled 61,113 owners this time around – the most ever. Ratings are collected based on reliability, running costs, practicality, on-board technology and other aspects of ownership. As well as coming top of the overall poll, the Lexus IS also won the Ease of Driving category.
Lexus recorded more success throughout the survey, as the NX model finished sixth with a rating of 92.58 percent and the GS and RX were also both in the top 20.
The 2015 top ten was:
- Lexus IS Mk3
- ŠKODA Yeti
- Hyundai i10 Mk2
- SEAT Leon Mk3
- Renault ZOE
- Lexus NX
- Jaguar XJ Mk4
- Nissan LEAF
- MINI Mk3
You can find out more about the award-winning Lexus IS by contacting Lexus Teesside. With dedicated sales staff on hand at our showroom you can ask any questions that you have, and take a test drive to experience the exciting performance at first-hand.