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The most and least reliable Japanese cars

Espresso Logo By Graeme Carey of Espresso | Slide 1 of 21: One of the first things people look for when they go to buy a car is reliability. In other words, how well is it going to hold up over time? What are the odds that it is going to need repairs? And how much will those repairs cost?Japanese cars are known for being reliable. In fact, in the latest Consumer Reports rankings, which rates car companies based on quality, safety, and reliability, five four of the top 10 brands are Japanese, with Mazda leading the way.Of course, not all Japanese vehicles are built the same. Here are the 10 most and least reliable Japanese cars to ever hit the market.

The most and least reliable Japanese cars

One of the first things people look for when they go to buy a car is reliability. In other words, how well is it going to hold up over time? What are the odds that it is going to need repairs? And how much will those repairs cost?

Japanese cars are known for being reliable. In fact, in the latest Consumer Reports rankings, which rates car companies based on quality, safety, and reliability, five four of the top 10 brands are Japanese, with Mazda leading the way.

Of course, not all Japanese vehicles are built the same. Here are the 10 most and least reliable Japanese cars to ever hit the market.

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