Auto News reports that Lexus and Toyota remain the most loved franchises by dealers, according to the NADA Dealer Attitude Survey. A distinction that the two brands have held for decades. Dealers still like Lexus, Toyota most, survey finds The Top 10 franchises dealers ranked highest in the summer 2019 National Automobile Dealers Association's Dealer Attitude Survey are: 1. Lexus 2. Toyota 3. Honda 4. Subaru 5. Porsche 6. Mercedes-Benz 7. Kia 8. Volvo 9. Hyundai 10. BMW BMW elbowed Jeep out of last year’s list. Apparently BMW had been struggling for years. A new CEO took over in 2017 and promised to improve relations with its dealers. Dealers rank franchises on several areas like ability to make money, listening to dealers, honoring promises made, etc. Ability to make money being the key driver of satisfaction.