Are you driving a 2006 Honda Fit, Toyota Prius, Lexus ES? Good news: According to Consumer Reports, these are some of the most problem-free older models of cars.

Consumer Reports found eleven 2008 models with about the same or even fewer problems than similar 2010 models in the same class. Among the most trouble-free 2008 models were the Toyota FJ Cruiser and Yaris, with 11 and 12 problems per 100 vehicles, respectively. Overall, Japanese cars are the most trouble-free, with Honda and Toyota far ahead compared with older vehicles made by other major manufacturers—especially 2006 (five-year old) and earlier models. The most problem-free five-year-old was the 2006 Toyota Highlander V6, which had 19 problems per 100 vehicles. Other good performers: Honda Fit, Toyota Prius, Lexus ES, Acura RL, and Mazda MX-5 Miata.

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