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List of Automotive Industry Companies

Updated June 8, 2017 17.8k views475 items

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

Companies here include everything from Honda Motor Company, Ltd to BMW.

This list answers the questions, "What are the biggest automotive industry companies in the world?" and "What are the most successful automotive industry companies?"
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    Abarth

    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 a fully...  more
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    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 ¹⁄₂...  more
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    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. Only...  more
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    Abt Sportsline

    Automotive industry
    ABT Sportsline is a motor racing and auto tuning company based in Kempten im Allgäu, Germany. ABT mainly deals with Audi and the related primary Volkswagen Group brands – Volkswagen, Škoda, and SEAT...  more
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    AC Cars Group Ltd.

    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....  more
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    Accles-Turrell

    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

    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 ceased...  more
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    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 designed a...  more
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    Agrale

    Automotive industry
    Agrale is a Brazilian manufacturer of military vehicles, motorcycles, scooters, commercial vehicles, engines and agricultural tractors. It is based in Caxias do Sul, in the state of Rio Grande do...  more
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    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 town....  more
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    Aisin Seiki Co.

    Carburetor, Piston
    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, ranked 347...  more
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    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 one...  more
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    Albion Motors

    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. Today...  more
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    Alfa Romeo

    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 Italian...  more

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    All-British

    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 of a...  more
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    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 motorised...  more
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    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, the Alldays...  more
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    Allen Cars

    Automotive industry
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    Alpina

    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 works closely...  more
  • 20

    Alpine

    Automotive industry
    Alpine was a French manufacturer of racing and sports cars that used rear-mounted Renault engines. Jean Rédélé, the founder of Alpine, was originally a Dieppe garage proprietor, who began to achieve...  more
  • 21

    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....  more
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    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 1930...  more
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    AmeriPride Services

    Hospitality, Manufacturing
    AmeriPride Services is a uniform rental and linen supply company in North America. Operating more than 115 production facilities and service centers throughout the United States and Canada,...  more
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    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 modified...  more
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    Angus-Sanderson

    Automotive industry
    The Angus-Sanderson was an English automobile manufactured from 1919 to 1927 by Sir William Angus, Sanderson & Company Ltd....  more