At O’Brien Subaru Ft. Myers, we are focused on more than just selling new or used Subaru vehicles. Our staff in Ft. Myers is dedicated to welcoming new customers to our dealership and, even more importantly, welcoming them back for their driving needs time and again. After all, we want every moment of your ownership experience to be enjoyable, and everything begins with your first visit to our dealership.
That’s just one reason why we are proud to announce that Subaru of America, Inc., has earned three ALG Residual Value Awards in recognition of the vehicles that have been predicted to retain the highest percentage of their original price following a conventional three-year period. In particular, this year’s awards recognized the following vehicles:
- The 2015 Subaru WRX was named Best Sports Car
- The 2015 Subaru Legacy was recognized as the Best Midsize Car
- The 2015 Subaru Outback earned Best Midsize Utility 2 Row designation
In recent years, the Subaru brand has taken home nine total segment awards, including Residual Value honors for the Subaru Legacy and Subaru Outback models in both 2011 and 2012 as well as the Subaru Forester in 2011. The automaker was also named the Best Mainstream Brand in 2010, 2011 and 2012.
Acting as the analytics division of TrueCar, Inc., ALG maintains the industry benchmark for projecting future vehicle values as well as depreciation data. The organization awards 26 vehicles with segment awards with two additional awards recognizing the Mainstream and Premium sectors.
Award winners are selected through a detailed analysis of segment competitors as well as industry trends and historical vehicle performance. Other leading factors include production levels relative to demand and vehicle quality as well as pricing and marketing strategies.