Top 10 will tell you about the manufacturers that sold the greatest quantity of cars in 2019.
The ranking lists groups of companies and car alliances, which may consist of several companies or brands.
For example, the Volkswagen group includes, in fact, the Volkswagen brand, as well as Audi, SEAT and Skoda.
“Suzuki Motor Corporation” is engineering company, which headquarters is located in Hamamatsu (Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan). The company was founded in 1909.The founder is Michio Suzuki.
At first, “Suzuki” produced looms, motorbikes and motorcycles. However, now the company is known primarily for its cars: cars (including SUVs) and trucks. It also produces motorcycles and outboard motors.
“Peugeot” was founded in 1810 by Armand Peugeot. It is located in Paris, France.
The company produces cars, bicycles, scooters, mopeds, etc. Company “Citroen”, which focuses on the production of automobiles, was founded in 1919 by Andre Citroen. Its headquarters are in Paris, France.
“Honda Motor Co., Ltd.” is an international industrial company. It was founded in 1948 by Soichiro Honda. The company is located in Minato, Tokyo, Japan. Basically, the company’s production facilities are located in Japan, the USA, Brazil and India, and the main markets are the USA and Southeast Asia. In addition to cars and engines, the company produces motorcycles, airplanes and robots.
“Chrysler” is a company, which produced cars and components. It was founded in 1925 by Walter Chrysler. The “Fiat” company was founded in 1899 by Giovanni Agnelli.
It specialized in production of various cars: automobile, commercial, construction, agricultural.
In 2014, 100% of Chrysler’s shares were consolidated, and the “Fiat” Board of Directors decided to create a new automobile company, “Fiat Chrysler Automobiles”, which will be headquartered in the Netherlands.
“Ford Motor Company” was founded in 1903 by Henry Ford. It became known as the world’s first automobile company that used the classic car Assembly line. The company is located in Dearborn, Michigan, USA. Now “Ford” produces mainly cars and commercial vehicles.
5. General Motors
This company was founded in 1908 by William Krapo Durant and Charles Stuart Mott. The company is located in Detroit, Michigan, USA. The activity of “General Motors” is focused on the production of cars and commercial vehicles.
Production is carried out in 35 countries, sales – in 192 countries.
“Hyundai Motor Company” was founded in 1967 by Chung Ju-Yung. The company is located in Seoul, Republic of Korea. “Hyundai” produces buses, cars and trucks. “Kia Motors Corporation” was founded in 1944.The company is located in Seoul, Republic of Korea. The activity of “Kia” is focused on the production of cars and SUVs.
“Toyota Motor Corporation” was founded in 1937 by Kiichiro Toyoda. At first, “Toyota” was engaged in the production of automatic looms. Now its activities are mainly focused on the production of cars (cars, trucks and commercial) and buses. The company is located in Toyota, Aichi Prefecture, Japan.
“Renault Group” Corporation was founded in 1898 by Marcel Louis and Fernand Renault. It is located in Boulogne-Billancourt, France. “Renault” produces cars and engines.” Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.” was founded in 1933. Previously, its headquarters was located in Tokyo, but now it is located in Yokohama, Japan. The Company produces cars, off-road and commercial vehicles.
The “Volkswagen AG” group of companies was founded in 1937. The concern includes 342 companies that are engaged in the production of cars and provide related services.”Volkswagen AG” is located in Wolfsburg, Germany, and Lausanne, Switzerland. The concern owns 48 automakers, which are located in different countries of the world.
Most people prefer to have their own car, so car companies have to produce a huge number of cars.