We have updated our car reliability stats for the Lambdas based on owner experiences through June 30, 2011.
Repair frequencies, in terms of repair trips per 100 cars per year:
2010: 48, about average
2009: 78, about average
2008: 107, worse than average
2007: 109, worse than average
We have two additional statistics, "Nada-odds" and "Lemon-odds," to indicate the percentage of cars with no repairs in the past year and those that required 3+ trips to the repair shop.
For the Lambdas these are:
2010: 67, < 1
2009: 52, 9
2008: 39, 7
2007: 42, 10
Nada-odds and Lemon-odds car reliability stats
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