2011 Volvo S60 T6 AWD // 2011 Volvo S60 T6 AWD (Photo: Volvo)

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2011 Volvo S60 T6 AWD

Reliability: 5% better than average

Volvo may be the lowest-ranked car maker on this list, but it's nonetheless the most reliable European manufacturer, by Consumer Reports' survey. Leading Volvo's lineup this year is the top-rated C70, the Swedish-based brand's hardtop convertible, which received the automaker's highest reliability score.

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