The company also finished the top three of four other vehicle segments in the study, which the company says showcases its “dedication to quality and operational excellence for its global customers”.

Lear Corporation achieved first place in the following awards:

  • Mass Market Small / Compact SUV – Chevrolet Equinox
  • Mass Market Midsize / Large SUV – Chevrolet Blazer (tie)
  • Premium Car – Porsche 718
  • Premium SUV – Land Rover Range Rover Sport

Meanwhile, the company claimed second place in Mass Market Truck/Van for the Hyundai Santa Cruz, and third place in the following:

  • Mass Market Small / Compact SUV – Ford Bronco
  • Mass Market Truck/Van – GMC Sierra HD
  • Premium Car – Audi A4 and Porsche 911

The Seat Quality and Satisfaction Study was conducted from February to May 2023 and is based on responses from 93,380 purchasers and lessees of new 2023 model-year vehicles, surveyed after 90 days of ownership.

Frank Orsini, Executive Vice President and President, Seating at Lear, said: “This recognition speaks to the steps we have taken over the past decade to consistently invest in our talent, operational excellence, and innovation. At Lear, we will continue to work to ensure we have the best capabilities and technology to design and manufacture world-class quality seats.”