Officine Alfieri Maserati was founded on 1 December 1914 in
Bologna, Italy. Since then, Maserati has played a consistently
important role in the history of sports car culture and its
development. Nearly a century of activity has brought with it
glorious achievements both on the road and the track as well as
more challenging times, which have helped forge the company’s
character and personality.
Slogan: Excellence Through Passion
Mazda is formally known as Mazda Motor Corporation and they are
headquartered in Fuchu, Japan. The company name comes from an early West
Asian god, called "Ahura Mazda". The current Mazda logo was created
in 1997 and it features a stylized, winged "M" which is meant to
symbolize Mazda flying into the future.
Slogans: Zoom-Zoom , Driving Matters.
McLaren makes a small select line of sports cars which
include the McLaren P1, McLaren 650S Coupe, McLaren 650S Spider,
12C and 12C Spider. McLaren has a long successful history in
auto racing, with many successes in Formula 1 racing.
The company was formed when 2 autos merged, Daimler-Motoren-Gesellschaft
(DMG) and Benz & Cie. Together the 2 companies combined formed
the new Daimler-Benz AG, this merger brought about the legendary
automobile named Mercedes-Benz. Over the years the star has
changed, yet Mercedes-Benz remains an automotive powerhouse in
Slogans: Engineered To Move The Human Spirit. , Unlike any
MG Motors is a
British auto manufacturer which has been relaunched with
financing from some of the world's largest car manufacturers.
The new models of MGs which include the MG 3, MG 6 GT, MG 6
Magnette and MG 6 BTCC Edition are designed and engineered at
acre site located in Longbridge, Birmingham.
is a Japanese car company that is officially known as
Mitsubishi Motors. Mitsubishi has been making cars since 1917 and they
have been selling cars in the U.S. since 1981. Slogans: Drive@earth
Wake up and drive.
Motors Located in the hills of Malvern, England this British
car brand was founded by Henry Morgan. This car company
continues to be privately owned and still makes cars by hand.
Nissan, formally known as
Nissan Motor Co., LTD. was established in 1933 in Yokohama City,
Japan. Today they manufacture cars in 20 Countries and areas
around the world. Slogan: Shift_the way you
move. , Defy Ordinary. , Enjoy the ride.
Slogan: It's not your father's Oldsmobile anymore.
over 150 years in business, this German auto manufacturer,
should know a thing or two about making automobiles. Slogans:
Opel. Wir leben Autos. , Opel. Fresh Thinking for Better Cars.
Slogans: The best kept automotive secret in America. , Motion &
Porsche This company founded by
Ferdinand Porsche, is a well known European Auto Brand. Slogan:
There is no substitute.
is a manufacturer of small cars in Malaysia. Their line
of cars includes the: Suprima S ,Preve, Exora, Saga FLX, Exora,
Inspira, Persona, Exora Prime and Satria Neo. The Satria Neo is
the most eye-catching of the group. Proton's logo is
interestingly, a tigers head. Slogan: Dare to change.
Renault They make small cars that are popular outside of
North America, in places like Romania, Russia, Chile, India, Africa and
others. Slogan: Drive the change.
Since 1904 Rolls-Royce has created instantly recognizable motor
cars that have made the marquee an enduring icon all over the
world. Inspired by some of the most evocative cars ever built,
we have the great privilege of taking this legacy into the
Swedish automaker that is now owned by National Electric Vehicle
Sweden (NEVS). They originally manufactured planes and later
switched to automobiles.
Was established in 1985 as a subsidiary of General Motors, they
ceased operations on October 31, 2010. Saturn is now a defunct
Skoda Founded in 1895 by Vaclav Laurin and Vaclav Klement, ŠKODA is one of the world’s
oldest car manufacturers, and proudly celebrates over 100 years of production.
Based in Mlada Boleslav in the Czech Republic, ŠKODA is now a seven model brand
- made up of the Citigo, Fabia, Roomster, Rapid, Octavia, Superb and Yeti.
Slogan: Simply Clever
Smart When you think
Smart Car, you should think small, that's because they
manufacturer only mini electric cars and micro green cars.
Designed to be small, artsy and fun while not breaking the bank.
These cars are more popular in Europe where the roads are
smaller and people tend to travel shorter distances. A great car
for the single driver or someone who stays close to home.
is another Japanese auto maker that has taken America by
storm. Subaru's seem to have it all with reliability, modern
styling, good fuel efficiency and a reasonable starting price
Slogans: Subaru. Think, Feel. Drive., Driven By What's Inside.,
The Beauty of All-Wheel Drive. , Confidence in Motion.
Suzuki A Japanese automaker that produces some nice
reliable, compact cars. Probably better known for their
motorcycles in the United States. Their autos sell well in South
American countries like Chile. Slogan: Way of Life!
Established in 1945, Tata is the largest automobile company in
India and the 4th largest manufacturer of buses and trucks in
Motors With Elon Musk at the helm, Tesla has become one of
the hottest car brands on the market. These cars are safe,
beautiful and all electric. With Tesla, it certainly looks like
the car of the future has finally arrived.
In 1957, when Toyota first came to America, Elvis was king of
rock n' roll, big cars with tailfins were "in" and postage
stamps were just 3 cents.
Today, Toyota is one of the top-selling brands in America.
Corolla, Camry are top selling models of Toyota. Toyota has
faced some recent problems in the United States. From a
Congressional hearing on safety, to lawsuits regarding sudden
acceleration in their vehicles. Toyota may have lust a little
luster on their once flawless brand name, yet continues to be
known for reliability industry wide.
Slogans: Oh! What a feeling, Toyota!
Slogans: Drivers wanted. , Fahrvergnugen , Think small. , Das
Auto. (means "The Car" in German)
Volvo's have long been known as one of the
world's safest cars, yet they used to have a boxy, square look
to them that was undesirable to many. Today that's all changed,
Volvo now has a sleeker looking design, yet retains all the
great safety features they are proud of. Slogan: Volvo. For life.