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List of the top automobile companies in the world, listed by their prominence with corporate logos when available. This list of major automobile companies includes the largest and most profitable automobile businesses, corporations, agencies, vendors and firms in the world. If you are wondering what the biggest automobile companies are, then this list has you covered. This list includes the most famous automobile companies in the industry, so if you're thinking of working in the automobile industry you might want to look to these companies for jobs. This list includes names of both small and big automobile businesses.

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Abarth is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Automotive industry Abarth & C. S.p.A. is a racing car and road car maker founded by Carlo Abarth in 1949. Its logo is a shield with a stylized scorpion on a red and yellow background. Abarth & C. S.p.a. is ...more

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Abingdon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Abingdon Automotive industry The Abingdon, built in 1902 and 1903, is an English automobile made by John Child Meredith of Birmingham, who normally manufactured ignition equipment and accessories. The range consisted of a 3 ...more

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Abingdon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Abingdon Automotive industry The Abingdon was an English assembled car built in small numbers in 1922 and 1923 in a factory in Tyseley, Birmingham. It used an 11-9hp 1490 cc 4-cylinder Dorman engine and a 3-speed gearbox. ...more

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AC Cars Group Ltd. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Automotive industry AC Cars Ltd. formerly known as Auto Carriers Ltd., is a British specialist automobile manufacturer and one of the oldest independent car makers founded in Britain.

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Accles-Turrell is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Automotive industry The Accles-Turrell was an English automobile built between 1899 and 1901 in Perry Bar, Birmingham, England and from 1901 to 1902 in Ashton-under-Lyne. The company began in 1899 when the British ...more

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Adam Motor Company is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Adam Motor Company Automotive industry Adam Motor Company, Ltd. was an automobile manufacturer based in Karachi, Pakistan. They were notable for producing the Revo, which was Pakistan's first indigenously designed car. Production ...more

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Adams is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Adams Automotive industry The Adams was an English automobile manufactured in Bedford between 1905 and 1914. American-born Edward R. Hewitt had helped Sir Hiram Maxim to build a large steam plane in 1894. He later ...more

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Airedale is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Airedale Automotive industry The Airedale was an English automobile made in Esholt, near Shipley, West Yorkshire. It was the successor to the Tiny made by Nanson, Barker & Co from 1911 to the outbreak of war in the same

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Aisin Seiki Co. is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Carburetor, Piston, Piston Ring Aisin Seiki Co., Ltd., also known as Aisin, is a Japanese corporation which develops and produces components and systems for the automotive industry. Aisin is a Fortune Global 500 company, ...more

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Albatros is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Albatros Automotive industry The Albatros was an English automobile manufactured in Croft Road, Coventry and founded in 1922 by H.T.W. Manwaring. The origin of the name is reputed to be derived from a play on the name of ...more

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Albion Motors is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Manufacturing, Automotive industry Albion Automotive of Scotstoun, Glasgow is a former Scottish automobile and commercial vehicle manufacturer, currently involved in the manufacture and supply of Automotive component systems. ...more

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Alfa Romeo is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Automotive industry Alfa Romeo Automobiles S.p.A. is an Italian luxury car manufacturer. Founded as A.L.F.A. on June 24, 1910, in Milan, the company has been involved in car racing since 1911. It was owned by ...more

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All-British is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Automotive industry The All-British was an automobile built at Bridgeton, Glasgow, Scotland, from 1906 to 1908. The company was founded by George Johnston, formerly of Arrol-Johnston, primarily for the manufacture ...more

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Allard & Co is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Allard & Co Automotive industry Allard & Co. was a British manufacturing company, established in 1889 in Coventry by Frederick W. Allard and George Pilkington as cycle makers. In 1898 the company produced a 3-wheel ...more

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Alldays & Onions is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Alldays & Onions Automotive industry Alldays & Onions was an English automobile maker, it manufactured cars from 1898 to 1918. The cars were sold under the Alldays name. The company also built an early British built tractor, ...more

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Allen Cars is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Allen Cars Automotive industry

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Alpina is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Automotive industry Alpina Burkard Bovensiepen GmbH is an automobile manufacturing company based in Buchloe, in the Ostallgäu district of Bavaria, Germany selling their own cars, based on BMW cars. Alpina ...more

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AMAG Automobil und Motoren is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Automobile Companies
AMAG Automobil und Motoren Automotive industry AMAG Automobil- und Motoren AG is a Swiss car importer and dealer for Audi, Volkswagen, Skoda, SEAT and until about mid-2008 Porsche cars founded on January 3, 1945, by Walter Haefner.

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American Austin Car Company is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Automobile Companies
American Austin Car Company Automotive industry The American Austin Car Company was an American automobile manufacturing corporation. The company was founded in 1929, and produced motorcars licensed from the British Austin Motor Company from ...more

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Anadol is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Automobile Anadol was Turkey's first domestic mass-production passenger vehicle, and the second Turkish car after the ill-fated Devrim sedan of 1961. Anadol cars and pick-ups were manufactured by Otosan ...more

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Anglo-French is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Anglo-French Automotive industry The Anglo-French was an English automobile manufactured by Leon l'Hollier's Anglo-French Motor Carriage Company of Birmingham from 1896 to 1897; the cars were basically Roger-Benz vehicles ...more

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Angus-Sanderson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Angus-Sanderson Automotive industry The Angus-Sanderson was an English automobile manufactured from 1919 to 1927 by Sir William Angus, Sanderson & Company Ltd.

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Apple is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Automobile Apple was a make of automobile produced by Apple Automobile Company.

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Aptera Motors is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Automotive industry Aptera Motors was an American startup company seeking to manufacture high-efficiency road vehicles. Formerly known as Accelerated Composites, the company was based in Oceanside, California. The ...more

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Argyll is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Manufacturing, Automotive industry Argyll was a Scottish motor car marque manufactured from 1899 to 1932, and again from 1976 to around 1990.

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Ariel Motorcycles is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Ariel Motorcycles Automotive industry Ariel Motorcycles was a British motorcycle manufacturer based in Bournbrook, Birmingham. It was one of the leading innovators in British motorcycling, and was part of the Ariel marque. The ...more

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Arkley is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Arkley Automotive industry The Arkley is an English automobile that was manufactured by John Britten Garages workshops at Arkley in the London Borough of Barnet. The first model was a two-seater called Arkley SS, designed ...more

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Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Armstrong Automotive industry The Armstrong was an English automobile manufactured from 1902 to 1904; "claimed to be the best hill-climber extant", the car featured an 8 hp International engine. After 1904, vehicle ...more

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Armstrong Siddeley is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Automotive industry Armstrong Siddeley was a British engineering group that operated during the first half of the 20th century. It was formed in 1919 and is best known for the production of luxury motor cars and ...more

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Armstrong Whitworth is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Armstrong Whitworth Shipbuilding, Automotive industry, Engineering Sir W G Armstrong Whitworth & Co Ltd was a major British manufacturing company of the early years of the 20th century. With headquarters in Elswick, Newcastle upon Tyne, Armstrong Whitworth ...more

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ARO is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Automobile Companies
ARO Automotive industry ARO was a Romanian off-road vehicle manufacturer located in Câmpulung-Muscel. The first ARO vehicles were produced in 1957, and the last in 2003. For a short while, Daihatsu-powered AROs ...more

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Arrol-Johnston is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Manufacturing, Automotive industry Arrol-Johnston was an early Scottish manufacturer of automobiles, which operated from 1896 to 1931 and produced the first automobile manufactured in Britain. The company also developed the ...more

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ASA Aluminium Body is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Automobile Companies
ASA Aluminium Body Automotive industry ASA Aluminium Body is an Argentinian company that produces exact replicas of racing cars from the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s.

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Ascari Cars is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Automotive industry Ascari Cars Ltd. is a British automobile manufacturer that is based in Banbury, United Kingdom founded by Dutch millionaire Klaas Zwart. The company is named after Alberto Ascari who was the ...more

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Ashok Leyland is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Automotive industry Ashok Leyland is an Indian automobile manufacturing company based in Chennai, India. Founded in 1948, it is the 2nd largest commercial vehicle manufacturer in India, 4th largest manufacturer of ...more

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Aston Martin is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Automotive industry Aston Martin Lagonda Limited is a British manufacturer of luxury sports cars and grand tourers. It was founded in 1913 by Lionel Martin and Robert Bamford. The firm became associated with luxury ...more

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Astra is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Astra Automotive industry The Astra, Little Horse, was an English car built by a subsidiary of British Anzani of Hampton Hill, Middlesex from 1954 to 1959. At GBP348 it claimed to be the smallest and cheapest ...more

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Astra is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Astra Automotive industry Astra S.p.A. is an Italian company which produces trucks, construction dump truck, heavy transport vehicles and military vehicles. Astra was privately founded in 1946 in Cagliari, and since 1986 ...more

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Audi is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Motor Vehicles and Passenger Car Bodies, Automotive industry Audi AG is a German automobile manufacturer that designs, engineers, produces, markets and distributes luxury automobiles. Audi oversees worldwide operations from its headquarters in Ingolstadt, ...more

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Austin Motor Company is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Automotive industry The Austin Motor Company Limited was an English manufacturer of motor vehicles, founded in 1905 by Herbert Austin. In 1952 it was merged with Morris Motors Limited in the new holding company ...more

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Austro-Daimler is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Automotive industry Austro-Daimler was an Austrian automaker company, from 1899 until 1934. It was subsidiary of the German Daimler-Motoren-Gesellschaft.

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Automobile Craiova is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Automobile Craiova Automotive industry Automobile Craiova S.A. was an automobile manufacturer located in Craiova, Romania.

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Autoparts is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Automobile Companies
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AVL is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Automobile Companies
AVL Automotive industry AVL, or Anstalt für Verbrennungskraftmaschinen List, is an Austrian-based automotive consulting firm as well as an independent research institute. It is the largest privately owned company ...more

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Bandini Automobili is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Automotive industry Bandini Automobili was an Italian automobile manufacturer operating between 1946 and 1992. It was named after its founder Ilario Bandini. Founded in 1946 in Bandini’s hometown Forlì, the ...more

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BBS Kraftfahrzeugtechnik is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Automobile Companies
BBS Kraftfahrzeugtechnik Manufacturing, Automotive industry BBS Kraftfahrzeugtechnik AG is a high performance automobile wheel design company headquartered in Schiltach, Germany. BBS serves North America through BBS of America, located in Braselton, ...more

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Bedford Vehicles is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Bedford Vehicles Automotive industry Bedford Vehicles, usually shortened to just Bedford, was a brand of vehicle produced by Vauxhall Motors, which was ultimately owned by General Motors. Established in 1930 and constructing ...more

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Bentley Motors Limited is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Manufacturing, Automotive industry, Engineering Bentley Motors Limited is a British luxury automaker, and a wholly owned subsidiary of the German company Volkswagen AG. Its principal activity is the design, engineering, manufacture, and ...more

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BMW is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Motor Vehicles and Passenger Car Bodies, Automotive industry Bayerische Motoren Werke AG, commonly known as BMW or BMW AG, is a German automobile, motorcycle and engine manufacturing company founded in 1916. BMW is headquartered in Munich, Bavaria. It ...more

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BMW US Manufacturing Company is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Automobile Companies
Automotive industry The BMW US Manufacturing Company is a vehicle assembly facility that is part of is a BMW Group and is located in Greer, South Carolina is BMW's only assembly plant in the United States. The ...more