Dave Power passed away of natural causes at 89 at his home in California.
I got my career in automotive research started at JD Power 23 years ago. Dave was a great guy.
May his soul Rest In Peace.
JD Power just published the rankings of the 2020 VDS (Vehicle Dependability Study), which measures PP100 (problems per 100 units sold) after 3 years of ownership: Genesis, Buick tops in vehicle dependability, J.D. Power survey says
Genesis, Lexus and Buick remain in the top 3...
JD Power is set to change hands yet again.
Dave Power sold its business to McGraw-Hill in the mid-2000s.
In 2016 McGraw-Hill sold its JD Power business to Chinese consortium XIO for $1.1B.
In January this year XIO put JD Power on the block. The latest value of JD Power is estimated at...