Consumer Advice Editor
Toyota did very well in the fifth annual Edmunds.com Best Retained Value Awards – taking the non-luxury brand award and four vehicle category winners overall, the most of any brand. Toyota has a projected 52.4% residual value after five years. Acura won the luxury brand with a projected five-year residual value of 46.9% and took top honors in two categories.
Toyota, Honda, and Subaru Dominated Car Segment Winners and Mentions:
Toyota took top awards or honorable mentions in all four car segments.
Honda Did Very Well with Three Vehicle Category Winners:
While a few brands had two winners: Acura, Ford, GMC, Lexus, and Subaru.
Toyota Took Two of the Three Truck Segments and Ford Took Heavy Duty Truck:
GMC took strong position with three honorable mentions for Canyon and Sierra.