When asked about Consumer Reports new concept of model 3, a Tesla spokesman said: "We set an extremely high bar for model 3. We have already made significant improvements to address any issues such as model 3 customers may have experienced as referred to in this report, and our return policy allows any customer who is satisfied with their car to return it for a full refund. "
The spokesman added:" This new data from Consumer Reports comes from their annual Owner Satisfaction Survey , which runs from July to September, so the vast majority of these issues have already been corrected through design and production improvements, and we already see a significant improvement in our field data. "
While many Tesla owners may not be congratulating The car's reliability, says Consumer Reports that owners are generally happy with their electric vehicles.
"They like their cars, but they tell us the truth. They tell you the problems they have with them," said fisher.
As a mark, Tesla fell 1
By comparison, Subaru has risen to the top of the latest car brands. The Japanese brand climbed six places to become number one in the eyes of Consumer Reports, just in front of Genesis, Porsche, Audi and Lexus.
"Subaru does almost everything very well," Fisher said. "They make a nice car to drive and great reliability too."
The lowest rated brands from Consumer Reports are Fiat, right behind Jaguar and Land Rover.