Acura A division of Honda, the Acura was not produced until 1986.
Audi In 1909, August Horch was forced out of the company he had founded,Horch Automobil-Werke GmbH. He started a new company, using his name in Latin.
BMW Founded in 1916 in Germany, Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (BMW) was started.
Buick It originated as the Buick Auto-Vim and Power Company in 1899.
Cadillac Henry LeLand founded and named the company in 1902.
Chevrolet Founded by Louis Chevrolet in November 1911.
Chrysler The company was founded by Walter Chrysler on June 6, 1925.
Dodge John and Horace Dodge built the company in 1914.
Ford Henry Ford founded the company in June 1903
GMC General Motors Corp.(GMC) was founded on September 16,1908.
Honda Soichiro Honda founded the company in 1947.
Hyundai The Hyundai Motor Company was established in 1967 by Chung Ju-Yung .
Infiniti A division of Nissan, it was introduced in the United States in 1989.
Isuzu Japans Isuzu started in 1916.
Jaguar In 1922, Sir William Lyons and William Walmsley started Jaguar.
Jeep Jeep is owned by Chrysler, and started in 1941 as “Willys’” (army jeeps).
Kia In June, 1944, Kia was established in Seoul, South Korea.
Land Rover Started in 1947 by Maurice Wilks, a designer at the Rover Company.
Lexus Lexus is made by Toyota, and came out in 1989.
Lincoln Lincoln is a division of Ford, appearing in 1922.
Mazda In 1920, Mazda began as the Toyo Cork Kogyo Co., Ltd, founded in Hiroshima,Japan. The name was formally adopted in 1984.
Mercedes Mercedes-Benz is a German manufacturer, started in 1926.
Mercury A division of Ford, started in 1938.
Mini Started in 1959, Mini is a small car that was manufactured by the British Motor Corporation (BMC).
Mitsubishi Mitsubishi was founded in 1870 by Yataro Iwasaki.
Nissan The Kwaishinsha Motor Car Works was founded in Japan in 1911, by Masujiro Hashimoto. Nissan” originated in the 1930’s.
Oldsmobile Ransom E. Olds founded Oldsmobile in 1897.
Plymouth In 1928, Plymouth was introduced by Walter Chrysler.
Pontiac Albert G. North and Harry G. Hamilton produced a Pontiac in 1902.
Porsche It was founded in 1931 by Professor Ferdinand Porsche.
Saab Created in 1937, Saab was a division of Swedish Airplane Ltd.
Saturn A division of General Motors, Saturn was introduced in 1985.
Scion A division of Toyota, it was introduced in 2002.
Subaru- Kenji Kita manufactured the first car in 1954.
Suzuki- In 1954, Suzuki Motor Co., Ltd., was born.
Toyota Kiichiro Toyoda founded Toyota in 1933.
Volkswagon Around 1935, Ferdinand Porsche developed the Volkswagon.
Volvo Assar Gabrielsson and Gustav Larson founded the company in 1915 in Sweden.
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