When it comes to cars, one of the aspects we focus on most is the car brand, an indispensable element when wondering which is the best car to buy or choose.

It is therefore essential to analyze all aspects of each individual model in order to find which car brand has the best reviews or opinions.

The brand of a car is closely related to the country in which the brand was born, it is well known that in the world the cars that stand out for their high quality are German, Japanese, American (United States), French, English and Italian cars.

Price is another fundamental element in choosing the best car brand, ranging from the least expensive small cars ideal for novice drivers up to sports, luxury, SUVs, Crossover, electric or Hybrid ones.

Finally, the other indispensable element are the characteristics that distinguish the various models offered by car manufacturers.There are in fact car brands that invest heavily in certain fields to bring to the market cars with less consumption, less polluting, more reliable which then lead to them. become the best-selling cars in the industry.

List of the best car brands

Now that you know what are the primary topics in the evaluation of each individual brand, we just have to analyze which are the best car brands most appreciated and reliable in 2020, for this purpose we have compiled a ranking of the best 42 car brands (in alphabetical order ) that you absolutely must know when you are about to buy a car, here is the first:

Alfa Romeo

Alfa Romeo Automobiles SpA is an Italian manufacturer of high-end cars, founded by the French Alexandre Darracq as Società Anonima Italiana Darracq (SAID), a company that would manufacture and sell special Darracq models for Italy.

In late 1909, Italian Darracq cars were selling slowly, and the company’s Italian partners hired Giuseppe Merosi to design new cars. On June 24, 1910, a new company called ALFA was founded. (“[Company] Anonima Lombarda Fabbrica Automobili”, “Anonimo LombardoAutomobile Factory”) on June 24, 1910, in Milan (initially still in collaboration with Darracq). The brand is known for sports vehicles and has been involved in motor racing since 1911.

The company name is a combination of the original name, “ALFA” (“Anonima Lombarda Fabbrica Automobili”), and the surname of the entrepreneur Nicola Romeo, who took control of the company in 1915.

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Aston Martin

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Aston Martin is an independent British manufacturer of luxury sports cars. It was founded in 1913 by Lionel Martin and Robert Bamford. Their sports cars are considered a British cultural icon. It has over 150 car dealerships in over 50 countries across six continents, making it a global automotive brand.

Aston Martin has announced its intention to transform itself into a global luxury brand and is progressively expanding into projects, which are leading to the birth of new models beyond the already current ones, such as.


Audi AG is a German car manufacturer that designs, engineers, manufactures, markets and distributes luxury vehicles.

Audi is part of the Volkswagen group and has its roots in Ingolstadt, Bavaria, Germany. Audi-branded vehicles are produced in nine manufacturing plants around the world. The origins of the company are complex, dating back to the early twentieth century and the initial companies (Horch and Audiwerke) founded by the engineer August Horch; and two other manufacturers (DKW and Wanderer), which led to the founding of Auto Union in 1932.

The modern era of Audi essentially began in the 1960s, when Auto Union was acquired by Volkswagen from Daimler-Benz. After relaunching the Audi brand with the introduction of the Audi F103 series in 1965, Volkswagen merged Auto Union with NSU Motorenwerke in 1969, thus creating the company’s current form.

The company name is based on the Latin translation of the founder’s surname, August Horch. “Horch”, which means “to listen” in German, becomes “audi” in Latin. The four rings of the Audi logo each represent one of the four car manufacturers that came together to create the former Audi company, Auto Union.


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Bentley is a British car brand and markets luxury cars and SUVs. Based in Crewe, England, the company was founded as Bentley Motors Limited by WO Bentley in 1919 in Cricklewood, North London, and became famous for winning the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1924, 1927, 1928, 1929 and 1930, today it is currently owned by Volkswagen.

Prominent models range from historic Bentley 4½-liter and Bentley Speed ​​Six racing sports; the most recent Bentley R Type Continental, Bentley Turbo R and Bentley Arnage; to its current line of models, including the Flying Spur, Continental GT, Bentayga and Mulsanne, which are marketed worldwide.


car bmw

Bayerische Motoren Werke AG, commonly referred to as BMW, is a German multinational company that produces cars and motorcycles. The company was founded in 1916 as a manufacturer of aircraft engines, which it produced from 1917 to 1918 and again from 1933 to 1945.

Automobiles are marketed under the BMW, Mini and Rolls-Royce brands and motorcycles are marketed under the BMW Motorrad brand.

In 2015, BMW was the twelfth largest automobile manufacturer in the world, with 2,279,503 vehicles produced. BMW is headquartered in Munich and manufactures motor vehicles in Germany, Brazil, China, India, South Africa, the United Kingdom, the United States and Mexico.

BMW has a significant history in the automotive industry, particularly touring cars, Formula 1, sports cars and the Isle of Man TT.


bugatti french car brand

Cars Ettore Bugatti was a French car manufacturer of high performance cars, founded in 1909 by the Italian industrial designer Ettore Bugatti. The cars were famous for their design beauty and their numerous race wins. Famous cars include the Type 35 Grand Prix cars, the Type 41 ‘Royale’, the Type 57 ‘Atlantic’ and the Type 55 sports car.

Ettore Bugatti’s death in 1947 proved to be the end of the brand, and the death of his son Jean Bugatti in 1939 ensured that there was no successor at the helm of the factory. No more than 8,000 cars were built. The company struggled financially and released a latest model in the 1950s.

In the 90s, an Italian entrepreneur developed the brand as a manufacturer of limited production exclusive sports cars. Today the brand belongs to the Volkswagen group.

Today its flagship models are the Veyron and the Chiron with prices over a million euros.


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Citroën is a French automobile manufacturer founded in 1919 by the French industrialist André-Citroën Gustave, and part of the PSA Peugeot Citroën group since 1976.

In 1934, the company established itself for innovative technology with the Traction Avant. This car was the first mass-produced front-wheel drive car in the world and also one of the first to feature a unibody, frameless construction supporting the mechanical components.

With a history of success in motorsport, Citroën is the only car manufacturer to have won three different official championships of the International Automobile Federation: the World Rally Raid Championship five times, the World Rally Championship eight times and the World Touring Automobile Championship.


chevrolet car brand

Chevrolet is an American automotive division of the American manufacturer General Motors (GM). Louis Chevrolet and the expelled founder of General Motors, William C. Durant, founded the company on November 3, 1911 as the Chevrolet Motor Car Company.

Chevrolet-branded vehicles are sold in most automotive markets around the world. In 2005, Chevrolet was relaunched in Europe, primarily selling GM-built vehicles, a move rooted in General Motors’ attempt to build a global brand around Chevrolet.

The brand’s most iconic vehicles are the Camaro and Corvette.


Dacia car

Automobile Dacia SA is a Romanian car manufacturer that takes its name from the historical region that makes up today’s Romania. The company was founded in 1966 and has been a subsidiary of the French carmaker Renault since 1999.

It is the leading Romanian company by revenue and the largest exporter, making up 8% of the country’s total exports in 2018.

The first plant in the area was built between 1942 and 1945, as an extension of the aircraft manufacturer IAR. The new plant, built in the Colibași-Pitești area under the order of Marshal Ion Antonescu, was to produce up to 600 aircraft engines per month. Construction work was completed in 1945. After the war, the structure was taken over by the Romanian railways, later generating the Dacia plants.

The current models in production are:

  • Dacia Logan (2004-today)
  • Dacia Logan MCV (2006-today)
  • Dacia Logan MCV Stepway (2017-today)
  • Dacia Sandero (2008-present)
  • Dacia Sandero Stepway (2009-today)
  • Dacia Duster (2010-today)
  • Dacia Lodgy (2012-today)
  • Dacia Lodgy Stepway (2014-today)
  • Dacia Dokker (2012-today)
  • Dacia Dokker Van (2012-today)
  • Dacia Dokker Stepway (2014-today)
  • Dacia Spring (not released)


Ferrari car

Ferrari is an Italian luxury sports car manufacturer based in Maranello. Founded by Enzo Ferrari in 1939 by the Alfa Romeo racing division as Auto Avio Costruzioni, the company built its first car in 1940.

However, the company’s start as a car manufacturer is generally recognized in 1947, when the first Ferrari-branded car was completed.

In 2014, Ferrari was ranked the most powerful brand in the world by Brand Finance.

In June 2018, the 1964 250 GTO became the most expensive car in history, setting a retail price of $ 70 million.

Fiat SpA acquired 50% of Ferrari in 1969 and expanded its stake to 90% in 1988. In October 2014, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCA) announced its intentions to separate Ferrari SpA from FCA; at the time of the announcement, FCA owned 90% of Ferrari.

The current models for sale are:

  • GTC4Lusso GTC4Lusso T
  • F8 Tributo F8 Spider
  • Portofino
  • 812 Superfast 812 GTS
  • SF90 Street
  • Rome


fiat cars

Fiat Automobiles SpA originally FIAT, is an Italian automobile manufacturer, a subsidiary of FCA Italy SpA, which is part of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (formerly Fiat SpA).

Fiat Automobiles was formed in January 2007 when Fiat reorganized its automotive business, and its history dates back to 1899, when the first Fiat automobile, the Fiat 4 HP, was produced. Fiat Automobiles is the largest car manufacturer in Italy.

In 2013, Fiat SpA was the second European car manufacturer in terms of volumes produced and the seventh in the world, while FCA is currently the eighth car manufacturer in the world in terms of size.

Among its best-selling and popular models are the recently electric Fiat 500 and the Fiat Panda.


auto ford

Ford Motor Company, commonly known as Ford, is an American multinational automaker headquartered in Dearborn, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit.

It was founded by Henry Ford and incorporated on June 16, 1903. The company sells automobiles and commercial vehicles under the Ford brand and most luxury cars under the Lincoln brand.

Ford also owns Brazilian SUV maker Troller, an 8% stake in UK Aston Martin and a 32% stake in Jiangling Motors. It also has joint ventures in China (Changan Ford), Taiwan (Ford Lio Ho), Thailand (AutoAlliance Thailand), Turkey (Ford Otosan) and Russia (Ford Sollers).

The company is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and is controlled by the Ford family; they have the minority ownership but the majority of the voting power.

Its top models are the following:

  • Ford Puma Ka+
  • Ford Ka+
  • Ford Fiesta
  • Ford Focus


Honda cars

Honda Motor Company, Ltd. is a Japanese multinational known primarily for being a manufacturer of automobiles, motorcycles and electrical equipment.

Honda’s automotive manufacturing ambitions can be traced back to 1963, with the Honda T360, a car built for the Japanese market. The two-door roadster followed, the Honda S500 also introduced in 1963.

In 1965, Honda built a two-door commercial van, called the Honda L700. Honda’s first four-door sedan was the air-cooled four-cylinder petrol Honda 1300 in 1969.

The Civic was a sedan that gained great popularity internationally, but it was not the first two-door sedan built. That was the Honda N360. The Civic, which appeared in 1972 and replaced the N600, also had a younger brother that replaced the air-cooled N360, called the Honda Life which was water-cooled.

There are many models that brought this brand to success here is a detailed list of all the most famous models:

  • HONDA City
  • HONDA S2000
  • HONDA S800
  • TO


hyundai auto

Hyundai Motor Company, commonly known as Hyundai Motors is a South Korean multinational automotive manufacturer headquartered in Seoul. Hyundai Motor Company was founded in 1967 and together with its 32.8% owned subsidiary Kia Motors form the Hyundai Motor Group, the third largest vehicle manufacturer in the world.

Hyundai operates the world’s largest integrated automotive manufacturing facility in Ulsan, South Korea, with an annual production capacity of 1.6 million units. The company employs approximately 75,000 people worldwide. Hyundai vehicles are sold in 193 countries through approximately 5,000 dealerships and showrooms.

There are many models in production and offered all over the world, here is the complete list:

  • Accent/Verna
  • Lion
  • Elantra/Avante/Lantra
  • Eon
  • Ioniq
  • ix20
  • Grandeur/Azera/XG
  • i10/Grand i10
  • i20
  • i30
  • i40
  • Master
  • Queen
  • Santro
  • Sonata
  • Veloster
  • Xcent


Jaguar car brand

Jaguar is a luxury car brand, a multinational car manufacturer headquartered in Whitley, Coventry, England. Jaguar Cars was the company responsible for producing Jaguar cars until its operations were fully merged with those of Land Rover to form Jaguar Land Rover on January 1, 2013.

Current purchase options include:

  • E-Pace
  • F-Pace
  • F-Type
  • I-Pace
  • CAR
  • XF
  • XJ
  • finally, there are R sports models


Jeep auto

Jeep is an American car brand and a division of FCA US LLC (formerly Chrysler Group, LLC), a wholly owned subsidiary of the Italian-American company Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. Jeep has been part of Chrysler since 1987, when Chrysler acquired the Jeep brand, along with the remaining businesses, from its previous owner American Motors Corporation (AMC).

The Jeep product range consists exclusively of sport utility vehicles – both cross-over and off-road models, including a pickup truck.

Previously, the Jeep range included other pickups, as well as small vans and some roadsters. Some of Jeep’s vehicles – such as the Grand Cherokee – reach the luxury SUV segment, a market segment believed to have started in 1963. Jeep sold 1.4 million SUVs globally in 2016, up from 500,000 in the year. 2008, two-thirds of which in North America, and was Fiat-Chrysler’s best-selling brand in the United States during the first half of 2017.

Its success in recent times comes from very popular models such as models:

  • Jeep Renegade IT
  • Jeep Wrangler
    1. JK: Standard
    2. JK Unlimited
    3. J8
    4. TJL
    5. JL
    6. Jeep Gladiator (JT)
  • Jeep Grand Cherokee
  • Jeep Compass
  • Jeep Cherokee KL

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Kia car brand

Kia Motors Corporation, commonly known as Kia Motors is a South Korean multinational automotive manufacturer headquartered in Seoul. It is South Korea’s second largest carmaker after Hyundai Motor Company, with sales of over 3.3 million vehicles in 2015.

According to Kia Motors, the name “Kia” derives from the Sino-Korean characters “ki” (起, “rise”) and “a” (meaning (east) Asia);

It has a very varied range of both small cars and more luxury and sports cars, SUVs AND CROSSOVERS, here is the list of models in production:

  • Kia Cadenza/ K7 sedan
  • Kia Carens/ Rondo hatchback
  • Kia Carnival/ Sedona MPV
  • Kia Ceed/ Pro Ceed sedan/ station wagon/ hatchback
  • Kia Forte, Forte Koup, K3, Shuma, Cerato sedan, hatchback, coupe
  • Kia Mohave/ Borrego SUV
  • Kia Niro HEV/ PHEV/ EV hybrid/ plug-in hybrid/ electric crossover
  • Kia Optima/ K5 sedan/ hybrid/ plug-in hybrid
  • Kia Picanto/ Morning/ EuroStar hatchback
  • Kia K9/ K900/ Quoris luxury sedan
  • Kia Ray plug-in hybrid hatchback
  • Kia Rio/ K2 sedan/hatchback
  • Kia Seltos SUV
  • Kia Sorento SUV
  • Kia Soul hatchback
  • Kia Soul EV/ e-Soul plug-in hybrid hatchback
  • Kia Sportage SUV
  • Kia Stinger performance sedan
  • Kia Stonic crossover
  • Kia Telluride SUV


Lamborghini cars

Automobili Lamborghini SpA is an Italian brand and manufacturer of luxury sports cars and SUVs based in Sant’Agata Bolognese. The company is owned by the Volkswagen group through its subsidiary Audi.

Ferruccio Lamborghini, an Italian manufacturing magnate, founded Automobili Ferruccio Lamborghini SpA in 1963 to compete with established brands, including Ferrari. The company has been known for using a rear mid-engine with rear-wheel drive.

Lamborghini currently produces Aventador with a V12 engine and Huracán with a V10 engine, together with the Urus SUV with a twin-engine V8 engine.

The world of bullfighting is a fundamental part of Lamborghini’s identity. Ferruccio Lamborghini visited the Seville ranch of Don Eduardo Miura, a renowned Spanish fighting bull breeder. He was so impressed by the majestic Miura animals that he decided to adopt a raging bull as an emblem for the car manufacturer he would be opening shortly.


Launch cars

Lancia is an Italian car manufacturer founded in 1906 by Vincenzo Lancia as Lancia & C .. It joined the Fiat Group in 1969; the current company, Lancia Automobiles, was founded in 2007.

The company has a strong rally tradition and has often used letters of the Greek alphabet for its model names.

In 2011, Lancia moved in a new direction and added new models produced by Chrysler and sold under the Lancia brand in many European markets.

In contrast, the models built by Lancia began to be sold in right-hand drive markets under the Chrysler brand. In 2015, Lancia’s parent company, Fiat Group Automobiles SpA, became FCA Italy SpA, reflecting the previous incorporation of Fiat SpA into Fiat Chrysler Automobiles.

The best-selling and most popular car is currently the Lancia Ypsilon.

Land Rover

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Land Rover is a British four-wheel drive car brand, offering exclusively premium and luxury sport utility vehicles. Owned by multinational automotive manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover (JLR), owned by India Tata Motors since 2008, JLR currently builds Land Rovers in Brazil, China, India, Slovakia and the UK.

The Land Rover name was originally used by the Rover Company for a four-wheel drive off-road model, launched in 1948, now known as the Land Rover series, today it is considered a British icon.

Over time, Land Rover has grown into its own brand (and for a while also into a company), including a steadily growing range of all-wheel-drive, off-road models. Starting with the much more exclusive 1970 Range Rover, and subsequent introductions of the mid-range Discovery range and entry-level Freelander line (in 1989 and 1997), as well as the 1990 Land Rover Defender refresh, the brand today includes two Discovery models, four distinct Range Rover models and, after a three-year hiatus, a second generation Defenders went into production for the 2020 model year, short or long wheelbase, as before.

The current Land Rover models in production are as follows:

  • Defender
  • Discovery Sport
  • Discovery
  • Range Rover Evoque
  • Range Rover Velar
  • Range Rover Sport
  • Range Rover


Lexus car

Lexus is the luxury vehicle division of the Japanese automaker Toyota. The Lexus brand is marketed in over 70 countries and has become Japan’s best-selling brand of premium cars.

It ranked among the 10 largest Japanese global brands by market value. Lexus is headquartered in Nagoya, Japan. Operations centers are located in Brussels, Belgium and in the United States in Plano, Texas.

Lexus was born out of a corporate project to develop a new premium sedan, codenamed F1, which began in 1983 and culminated with the launch of the Lexus LS in 1989. Subsequently, the division added sedan, coupe, convertible and SUV models.

Lexus did not exist as a brand in its home market until 2005, and all vehicles marketed internationally as Lexus from 1989 to 2005 were released in Japan under the Toyota brand and an equivalent model name.

In 2005, a hybrid version of the RX crossover debuted and further hybrid models later joined the division’s range. Lexus launched its own brand F performance division in 2007 with the debut of the IS F sports sedan, followed by the LFA supercar in 2009.

Since the 2000s, Lexus has been increasing sales outside of its largest market, the United States.


lotus english car brand

Lotus is a British car company that produces sports cars and racing cars based in Hethel, England. Lotus cars include the sports cars Esprit, Elan, Europa, Elise, Exige, Evora and Evija and have had automotive success with Team Lotus in Formula 1.

The company designs and builds race and production cars with light weight and handling characteristics. On May 24, 2017, the Chinese multinational Geely announced that it will take a controlling stake of 51% in Lotus and thus become the owner of the car manufacturer.


Maserati brand cars

Maserati is an Italian manufacturer of luxury vehicles. Established December 1, 1914, in Bologna, Italy.

The company headquarters is now in Modena and its emblem is a trident. It is owned by the Italian-American automotive giant FIAT Chrysler Automobiles (FCA).

Maserati was initially associated with Ferrari, which was also owned by the FCA until it was separated in 2015, but more recently joined the sports car group including Alfa Romeo and Abarth.

In May 2014, due to ambitious plans and product launches, Maserati sold a record of more than 3,000 cars in one month. This caused the production of the Quattroporte and GhibliModelli to increase. In addition to the Ghibli and Quattroporte, Maserati offers the Maserati GranTurismo, the GranTurismo Convertible, the Maserati Levante (the first Maserati SUV ever) and soon the Maserati MC20 supercar. Maserati has a production limit of 75,000 vehicles globally to maintain a certain reputation over time.


Mazda brand

Mazda Motor Corporation, commonly referred to simply as Mazda, is a Japanese multinational automaker headquartered in Fuchū, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. In 2015, Mazda produced 1.5 million vehicles for global sales, most of which (nearly 1 million) were produced in the company’s Japanese plants, with the rest coming from a variety of other plants across the country. world. In 2015, Mazda was the 15th largest carmaker by production worldwide.

North America is Mazda’s largest market. Mazda’s market share in the United States dropped to a 10-year low in 2016 to 1.7 percent.

Starting in the 1960s, Mazda was inspired by the NSU Ro 80 and decided to put a lot of effort into the development of the Wankel rotary engine to differentiate itself from other Japanese automakers. The company established a commercial relationship with the German company NSU and began with the limited production Cosmo Sport of 1967, and continuing to this day with the Pro Mazda championship, Mazda has become the only manufacturer of Wankel-type engines for the automotive market.


mclaren English car brand

McLaren is a British car manufacturer based at the McLaren Technology Center in Woking, Surrey. The company’s main products are supercars, which are produced in-house in designated manufacturing facilities. In July 2017, McLaren Automotive became a wholly owned subsidiary of the larger McLaren group.

McLaren’s first purpose-built road car was F1. In 2010, the MP4-12C was released which opened at the launch of the current three-tier product structure, dividing the car range into Sports, Super and Ultimate Series. 

The Sport and Super series cars have names based on the car’s horsepower in PS, followed by a model designation (C for club, S for sport, GT for grand tourer and LT for longtail). 

The entry-level Sports series consists of Spider 570S, 570S Spider, 570GT, 540C, 600LT and 600LT Spider. The Super Series, considered McLaren’s core model range, originally included the 650S, 625C and 675LT. These were replaced with the 720S in 2017 (and the 720S Spider in 2018).

 The high-end Ultimate series was driven by the P1 and P1 GTR, now includes the Senna, Senna GTR and the upcoming Speedtail, set to be the successor to the original F1.


mercedes car

Mercedes-Benz is a German global car brand and a division of Daimler AG. Mercedes-Benz is known for luxury vehicles, vans, trucks, buses, coaches and ambulances.

The headquarters are in Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg. The name first appeared in 1926 under Daimler-Benz.

In 2018, Mercedes-Benz was the largest premium vehicle seller in the world, having sold 2.31 million passenger cars. The origins of Mercedes-Benz come from Daimler-Motoren-Gesellschaft’s since 1901 Mercedes and Karl Benz’s 1886 Benz Patent Motorwagen, which is widely regarded as the automotive manufacturer of gasoline cars. The brand slogan is “best or nothing”.

Mercedes-Benz offers a full range of models, both light and heavy. The vehicles are manufactured in multiple countries around the world. The Smart brand of city car is also produced by Daimler AG, here are some of the models currently in production by Mercedes-Benz:

  • Class A
  • Class B
  • Class C
  • CLA
  • CLS
  • Claas E
  • Class G
  • GLA
  • GLB
  • GLC
  • GLE
  • GLS
  • Class S
  • SL
  • SLC
  • Classe V
  • AMG GT
  • AMG GT4
  • X-Class


mini car brand

Mini is a British car brand founded in 1969, owned by the German car company BMW since 2000, and used by them for a range of small cars.

The word Mini was used in car model names from 1959 to 1969 and became a brand of its own when the name “Mini” replaced the car model names “Austin Mini” and “Morris Mini”. BMW acquired the brand in 1994 when it acquired Rover Group (formerly British Leyland), which owned Mini, among other brands.

The most successful Mini models are:

  • Convertible
  • Mini Clubman
  • Mini Countryman
  • Mini Coupe
  • Mini Cooper



Mitsubishi Motors Corporation is a Japanese multinational automotive manufacturer headquartered in Minato, Tokyo, Japan. In 2011, Mitsubishi Motors was the sixth largest Japanese automaker and the nineteenth largest in the world by production.

From October 2016 onwards, Mitsubishi was one third (34%) owned by Nissan, and thus part of the Renault – Nissan – Mitsubishi Alliance. In addition to being part of the Renault – Nissan – Mitsubishi Alliance, it is also part of the Mitsubishi keiretsu, formerly the largest industrial group in Japan.

The new Mitsubishi models available for 2020 are as follows:

  • ASX
  • Eclipse Cross
  • Space Star
  • L200


Nissan car brand

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd usually abbreviated to Nissan is a Japanese multinational automaker headquartered in Nishi-ku, Yokohama. The company sells its cars under the Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun brands. Since 1999, Nissan has been part of the Renault – Nissan – Mitsubishi Alliance.

As of 2013, Renault holds a 43.4% voting stake in Nissan, while Nissan holds a 15% non-voting stake in Renault. From October 2016 onwards, Nissan has a 34% controlling interest in Mitsubishi Motors.

In 2013, Nissan was the sixth largest automaker in the world, after Toyota, General Motors, Volkswagen Group, Hyundai Motor Group and Ford. Taken together, the Renault-Nissan Alliance would be the fourth largest carmaker in the world.

Nissan is the largest electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer in the world, with global sales of more than 320,000 fully electric vehicles as of April 2018. The best-selling vehicle in the automaker’s all-electric range is the Nissan LEAF, an all-electric car and best-selling in the world. In January 2018, Nissan CEO Hiroto Saikawa announced that all Infiniti vehicles launched from 2021 will be hybrid vehicles or fully electric vehicles.


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Opel Automobile GmbH is a German car brand, a subsidiary of the French car manufacturer Groupe PSA since August 2017.

From 1929 to 2017, Opel was owned by the American car manufacturer General Motors. Opel vehicles are sold in Great Britain under the Vauxhall brand.

Opel has its roots in a sewing machine manufacturer founded by Adam Opel in 1862 in Rüsselsheim am Main. The company began making bicycles in 1886 and produced its first automobile in 1899. After going public in 1929, General Motors took a majority stake in Opel and then full control in 1931, establishing American ownership of the German automaker for about 90 years old.

In March 2017, Groupe PSA agreed to buy Opel from General Motors for € 2.2 billion, making the French carmaker the second largest in Europe, after Volkswagen. Opel is headquartered in Rüsselsheim am Main, Hesse, Germany.

The following list lists current and announced Opel production vehicles from 2019:

  • amp it up
  • astral
  • Combo Life
  • Race
  • Crossland X
  • Grandland X
  • Insignia


Pagani automibili Italian brand

Pagani Automobili SpA (commonly known as Pagani) is an Italian sports car manufacturer. The company was founded in 1992 by the Argentine Horacio Pagani and is headquartered in San Cesario sul Panaro, near Modena, Italy.

Horacio Pagani, who previously managed the Lamborghini composites department, began designing his own car at the end of the 1980s, later called the “Progetto C8”. The final car was called the Zonda C12, the first of the Zonda line in 1999.

The models that have made the history of this brand are the following:

  • Pay Zonda
  • Zonda Cinque (5)
  • Tricolor Probe
  • Zonda R
  • Zonda R Evolution
  • Zonda Revolution
  • Zonda HP Barchetta
  • Pagan Huayra
  • Wind BC
  • Huayra Roadster


peugeot french car brand

Peugeot is a French car manufacturer, part of Groupe PSA. The family business that preceded the current Peugeot company was founded in 1810 in France, and made coffee grinders and bicycles. On November 20, 1858, Émile Peugeot applied for the Lion brand. Armand Peugeot built the company’s first car, an unreliable steam tricycle, in collaboration with Léon Serpollet in 1889; this was followed in 1890 by an internal combustion car with a Panhard – Daimler engine. Due to family discord, Armand Peugeot founded the Société des Automobiles Peugeot, in 1896.

The Peugeot company and family are originally from Sochaux, France. Peugeot keeps a large manufacturing plant and a Peugeot museum there. In February 2014, shareholders agreed on a recapitalization plan for Groupe PSA, in which Dongfeng Motors and the French government each bought a 14% stake in the company.

Peugeot has received numerous international awards for its vehicles, including six European Car of the Year awards. In 2013 and 2014, Peugeot ranked second lowest in average CO 2 emissions among generalist brands in Europe, with the Renault car group in first place, with 114.9 g of CO 2 / km. Peugeot is known as a very reliable brand, citing how its models from the 50s and 60s are still running in Africa and Cuba in 2010, where Peugeot is called ‘the lion’.

The models currently offered by the brand are the following:

  • 108
  • 208
  • 301
  • 308
  • 408
  • 508
  • 2008
  • 3008
  • 5008


Porsche car brand

Porsche is a German car manufacturer specializing in high-performance sports cars, SUVs and sedans. Porsche AG is headquartered in Stuttgart and is owned by Volkswagen AG, which in turn is owned by Porsche Automobil Holding SE. Porsche’s current range includes the 718 Boxster / Cayman, 911, Panamera, Macan, Cayenne and the electric Taycan.

In 2015, Porsche reported that it sold a total of 218,983 cars, 28,953 (13.22%) as German domestic sales and 190,030 (86.78%) internationally.

The company has been very successful in recent times and claims to have the highest profit per unit sold of any automaker in the world.

In a survey conducted by the Luxury Institute of New York, Porsche was awarded the title of “the most prestigious car brand”. 

A 2011 Canadian study revealed that 97.4 percent of Porsches from the past 25 years are still on the road.



Renault is a French multinational automotive brand founded in 1899. The company produces a range of cars and vans and has in the past produced trucks, tractors, tanks, buses / coaches, aircraft engines and automatic sail vehicles.

According to the International Organization of Automobile Manufacturers, Renault was the ninth largest automaker in the world by volume of production in 2016. By 2017, the Renault – Nissan – Mitsubishi Alliance had become the world’s largest seller of light vehicles, taking Volkswagen AG to the top.

Renault has a 43.4% controlling interest in Nissan of Japan, and a 1.55% stake in Daimler AG.

Renault is known for its role in motorsports, most notably rally, Formula 1 and Formula E.

The models currently in production are the following:

  • Alaskan 
  • Capture
  • Clio V
  • Duster Oroch
  • Space V
  • Fluence
  • Kadjar
  • Kangoo II
  • Kwid
  • Megane IV
  • Scenic III
  • Symbol
  • Triber
  • Twingo III
  • Twizy
  • Zoe


seat car brand

SEAT is a Spanish car brand based in Martorell. It was founded on May 9, 1950 by the Instituto Nacional de Industria (INI), a Spanish industrial property holding company. It quickly became the largest automobile supplier in Spain.

In 1986, the Spanish government sold SEAT to the German Volkswagen group, of which it remains a wholly owned subsidiary. SEAT’s headquarters are located in the SEAT industrial complex in Martorell, near Barcelona.

In 2000, annual production peaked at over 500,000 units; in total up to 2006, over 16 million cars were produced with three quarters of annual production exported to over 70 countries around the world. Today SEAT is the only major Spanish carmaker with the ability and infrastructure to develop their cars in-house.

Currently there are 7 models in production and they are the following:

  • Ibiza
  • Lion
  • Aaron
  • Ateca
  • tarraco
  • Alhambra


skoda car

Škoda is a Czech car manufacturer founded in 1895 as Laurin & Klement and headquartered in Mladá Boleslav, Czech Republic. In 1925 Laurin & Klement was acquired by the industrial conglomerate Škoda Works, which in turn became state-owned in 1948.

After 1991 it was gradually privatized and in 2000 Škoda became a wholly owned subsidiary of the Volkswagen Group. Škoda automobiles are sold in over 100 countries and total global sales reached 1.25 million units in 2018, an increase of 4.4% over the previous year. Operating profit was € 1.6 billion in 2017, an increase of 34.6% over the previous year.

As of 2017, Škoda’s profit margin was the second highest of all VW Group brands after Porsche.

The current models in production are:

  • Škoda Kodiaq – SUV (2016-oggi)
  • Škoda Karoq – compact SUV (2017-present)
  • Škoda Kamiq – crossover SUV (2018-2018)
  • Škoda Superb III – Compact Executive Car (2015-present)
  • Škoda Octavia IV – Small family car (2019-present)
  • Škoda Scala – Small family car (2018-present)
  • Škoda Fabia III – Supermini (2014-oggi)
  • Škoda Citigo – City car (2011-2018)


smart car brand

Smart is a German car brand and a division of Daimler AG. The company is headquartered in Böblingen, Germany. It produces microcars and subcompacts, mainly Fortwo and Forfour.

The main assembly plant is Smartville in Hambach, France. A second plant exists in Novo Mesto, Slovenia.

Fortwo production had exceeded 1.7 million units at the beginning of 2015. The name Smart derives from the collaboration of the Swiss company Swatch with Mercedes-Benz: “Swatch Mercedes ART”.

The design concept for the company’s automobiles began at Mercedes-Benz in the early 1970s and late 1980s. After a short support from Volkswagen, the first model was released by Daimler-Benz in October 1998. Several variations of the original design were introduced, with the original “Fortwo”.

In March 2019, Geely bought a 50% stake in the automaker.



Subaru is a Japanese-made car brand, the 22nd largest automaker in production worldwide.

Subaru cars are famous for their use of a boxer engine in most vehicles above 1500cc. The symmetrical all-wheel drive layout was introduced in 1972. The flat / boxer engine and all-wheel drive became standard equipment for small and medium-sized cars in most international markets by 1996, and is now standard in most of the North America market Subaru vehicles.

The only exception is the BRZ, introduced in 2012 in collaboration with Toyota, which uses the boxer engine but instead uses a rear-wheel drive structure. Subaru also offers turbo versions of their passenger cars, such as Impreza WRX, Legacy and OutbackXT, Ascent, and previously Legacy GT and Forester XT.


Suzuki is a Japanese multinational based in Minami-ku, Hamamatsu. In 2016, Suzuki was the 11th largest manufacturing carmaker in the world with over 45,000 employees and 35 manufacturing plants in 23 countries and 133 distributors in 192 countries. The volume of world automobile sales is the tenth largest in the world, while the volume of domestic sales is the third largest in the country.

There are many models produced and there are many models currently on offer in 2020, here is the complete list of Suzuki models:

  • High
    • High 800 / K10
  • APV
  • Baleno
  • Carry
    • Bolan/Ravi
    • Every
    • Super Carry
  • Celerio
  • Ciaz
  • Eeco
  • Ertiga
    • XL6/7
  • Hustler
  • Ignis
  • Jimmy
  • Landy
  • Lapland
  • S-At
  • Solio
  • spaces
  • Swift 
    • Dzire
  • SX4 (S-Cross)
  • Vitara (Shield)
  • Vitara Breeze
  • Wagon R
    • Maruti Wagon R
    • Karimun Wagon R
  • Xbee


tesla brand electric car

Tesla, Inc. (formerly Tesla Motors, Inc.) is an American electric vehicle company headquartered in Palo Alto, California. The company specializes in electric vehicles, manufacturing of storage batteries.

Tesla operates several manufacturing and assembly facilities, such as: the vehicle manufacturing facility at the Tesla Factory in Fremont, California; Nevada; New York and Shanghai in China.

Starting in 2020, Tesla sells automobiles such as the Model S, Model 3, Model X, Model Y models and the upcoming supercar roadster.

Tesla Motors was founded in July 2003 by engineers Martin Eberhard and Marc Tarpenning. The company name is a tribute to the inventor and electrical engineer Nikola Tesla.

Elon Musk was responsible for 98% of the initial funding and served as chairman of the board. He has appointed Martin Eberhard as the first CEO.

After 11 years on the market, Tesla ranked as the world’s best-selling plug-in and the world’s best-selling battery-powered passenger electric car manufacturer for cars sold in 2019, both as a brand and by automotive group, with a share 17% of the plug-in segment and 23% of the electricity segment.

On February 20, 2020, Tesla achieved a market capitalization of US $ 166 billion.


toyota japanese car brand

Toyota Motor Corporation is a multinational auto manufacturer based in Toyota, Aichi, Japan. In 2017, Toyota’s corporate structure was made up of 364,445 employees worldwide and, as of December 2019, it was the 10th company in the world by revenue.

Toyota is the second largest carmaker in the world, behind Volkswagen, based on 2018 unit sales.

The company was founded by Kiichiro Toyoda in 1937, as a spin-off of his father’s Toyota Industries company to create automobiles. Three years earlier, in 1934, while still a department of Toyota Industries, he created his first product, the Type A engine, and his first passenger car in 1936, the Toyota AA.

Toyota Motor Corporation produces vehicles under five brands, including the Toyota, Hino, Lexus, Ranz and Daihatsu brand. It also holds a 16.66% stake in Subaru Corporation, a 5.9% stake in Isuzu through 2018, a 5.5% stake in Mazda.

The Toyota range available is really wide, here are the models available for 2020:

  • New AYGO Connect
  • Yaris
  • New Yaris
  • New GR Yaris
  • New Corolla
  • New Corolla Touring Sports
  • GT86
  • New Toyota GR Supra
  • New C-HR
  • Prius
  • Prius+
  • Prius Plug-in
  • Nuovo RAV4
  • Land Cruiser
  • New Hilux
  • New PROACE CITY Verso
  • Mirai


volvo car

Volvo is a luxury vehicle brand and a subsidiary of the Chinese automobile company Geely. It is headquartered in Torslanda in Gothenburg, Sweden. The company manufactures and markets sport utility vehicles (SUVs), station wagons, sedans and compact executive sedans.

Its cars are marketed as safe, robust and reliable. In July 2017, Volvo announced that new models launched from 2019 onwards would be fully electric or hybrid-electric, heralding the end of production of nearly a century of exclusively powered Volvo vehicles. from the internal combustion engine.

Volvo, however, will continue to produce non-electric and non-hybrid cars from models introduced before that year, but will discontinue them once the non-hybrid and non-electric cars receive a complete makeover or redesign.

Currently the models in production are the following:

  • Volvo XC40
  • Volvo S90 II
  • Volvo V90 II
  • Volvo V90 Cross Country
  • Volvo XC60 II
  • Volvo S60 III
  • Volvo V60 II

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