Japanese automakers led by Toyota (TM) and Honda (HMC) topped Consumer Reports' annual ranking...

|About: Toyota Motor Corporation (TM)|By:, SA News Editor

Japanese automakers led by Toyota (TM) and Honda (HMC) topped Consumer Reports' annual ranking of automobile brands while U.S. automakers (GM, F, FIATY.PK) lagged further down the list. Though initiatives by the Big Three to freshen up their lineup could boost sales, the magazine thinks that there might be growing pains. CR: "...when you come out with new models and new powertrains, you end up with reliability woes."