Asian brands saw mixed results in J.D. Power’s Initial Quality Survey results for the ’05 model year. Fifteen vehicles from Toyota Motor Corp. brands Toyota, Lexus and Scion took top honors in the 18 segments of the ’05 IQS. However, Honda Motor Co. Ltd.’s Honda brand fell eight places, with 112 problems per 100 vehicles in the ’05 model year vs. 99 PP100 in ’04. “Obviously we are not satisfied with the results and we are looking to address them,” a Honda spokesman tells Ward’s of ...

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