Mitsubishi

Mitsubishi

About After the many years of feudal self-isolation, in 1870, the young entrepreneur Yataro Iwasaki, started small steamship company “Tsukomo Shokai”. In 1875, after several changes the company was named “Mitsubishi Mail Steamship Company”, the ancestor of today’s renowned car manufacturer. The 1918 T1 model of first truck which successfully passed the 1000 mile test, [...]

Hyundai

Hyundai

About Founded in 1947 by Chung Ju-yung, Hyundai, the South Korean automaker has certainly made its mark on a worldwide scale as a major car manufacturer among all other businesses it conducts. But besides its successful diversified portfolio of business projects, the Hyundai Group was re-organized after the 1997 Asian economic crisis. Since majority of [...]

SUBARU

SUBARU

About Subaru is one of many Japanese and Asian car brands that has adjusted well on foreign markets and managed to generate high income. As a separate brand, Subaru is part of Fuji Heavy Industries – a Japanese transportation company that was ranked 26th among the biggest automakers by production in 2011. Subaru has earned [...]

Mazda

Mazda

About Japanese cars have drastically improved their market shares on foreign markets. A true example of this is Mazda. Mazda Motor Corporation, originally known as Toyo Cork Kogyo Co. was founded in Japan in 1920. This company was focused mainly on producing machine tools, but all that changed a decade later, in 1931 with official [...]

Toyota

Toyota

About Toyota Motor Company is a familiar name among car enthusiasts. This Japanese multinational company settled in Toyota, Aichi, Japan began its rich history almost 70 years ago. Kiichiro Toyoda is the man to blame for setting and founding Toyota, after he took his father’s eponymous company – Toyota industries. At first, Toyota Motor was [...]

Ford

Ford

About Ford Motor Company or simply Ford is among top ten world’s largest auto manufacturers. Based in Dearborn, Michigan, this American car brand was founded in 1903 by Henry Ford. After the initial success of the first car manufactured, Model A with 1,708 cars sold in the first season, Ford soon became a synonym for [...]

Holden

Holden

About Holden is a world renowned car manufacturer that began its rich history in 1856. This brand was founded by James Alexander Holden and focused on saddlery production at first. Due to its success in this department, Holden collaborated in 1885 with carriage manufacturer, Henry Frost and became Holden & Frost. In 1908 Holden entered [...]

Volkswagen

Volkswagen

About A pioneer in the automobile industry, Volkswagen is located in Wolfsburg, Germany. The eponymous brand is the top selling one among other brands of the Volkswagen Group (Audi, Bentley, Buggati, Lamborghini, Porsche, SEAT, Skoda). Volkswagen was founded in 1937 by then current Nazi trade union after manufacturers realized that luxury cars market was not [...]

BMW

BMW

About The history of BMW began in October 1913, when Karl Friedrich Rapp founded a company which primary focused on the production of aircraft engines. Along with Gustav Otto, he founded two companies in the northern part of Munich, Germany. The beginning of the First World War and increased number of orders is why the [...]

Fiat

Fiat

About Fiat is a prominent name in the automobile industry. Founded in 1899 by Giovanni Agnelli and other investors, the company has produced thousands of automobiles over its century-long history. Giovani Agnelli and his successors are famous for making the brand of Fiat what it is today. A major change in organization was conducted by [...]

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