Where Was My Car Made?

Freshly Painted Classic MercedesSometimes, people ask us where different car manufacturers are headquartered. We put together this list of some of the most common car manufacturers in the 3 most common places they’re made: Europe, Asia, and the United States.

European Cars



  • Italy: Fiat, Lamborghini, Alfa Romeo, Ferrari, Lancia, Maserati
  • Germany: BMW, Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Volkswagen

Asian Cars

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  • Japan: Toyota, Honda, Nissan, Suzuki, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Subaru, Acura, Infiniti, Lexus
  • South Korea: Hyundai, Kia

American Cars



  • United States: Dodge, Pontiac, Ford, Jeep, GMC, Chrysler, Chevrolet, Cadillac, Chrysler, Tesla

Countries Who Produce the Most Cars

Here are the 5 countries who produce the most cars. These numbers are from 2016:

  1. China: 24,420,744 cars, 33.9% of the total global production.
  2. Japan: 7,873,886 cars, 10.9% of the total global production.
  3. Germany: 5,746,808 cars, 8% of the total global production.
  4. USA: 3,934,357 cars, 5.5% of the total global production.
  5. South Korea: 3,859,991 cars, 5.4% of the total global production.

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