KNOW THE CAR GAME

THE GIANTS

Volkswagen:- Das Auto

It is not a secret that Volkswagen owns some of the most premium and luxurious car brands on the planet. Some of the names include Audi, Bugatti, Lamborghini, etc.
In reality, Volkswagen controls some of the important car companies that has helped automobile achieve a high status in our minds in general. These companies have a long and proud history and a legacy to inspire generations to become a petrol head.

BMW:- Sheer Driving Pleasure

BMW is a German-based company that focuses on greater driving experience than luxury unlike some of its competitors. BMW is a behemoth in its class owning other big car brands like Rolls Royce and Mini. Strangely enough, both of them are from the UK.
BMW forms the 3 pillars of the automotive world including Audi (Vorsprung Durch Technik) and Mercedez Benz (The best or nothing). Each of them is as impressive as the last. Out of these, BMW is the only company that is not owned by anyone, they themselves operate at various levels. Volkswagen owns Audi whereas Daimler group owns Mercedez Benz.

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General Motors:- Find New Roads

GM or Chevrolet (in some countries) is an American based company that builds cars, especially for the American market. They have a large share in terms of the number of sales in the USA.
GM specializes in trucks that the company offers a number of it with a wide range of options to choose from. But it also has one party piece which is often called “The American Sports Car” also known as the Corvette.

FCA (Fiat Chrysler Automobiles)

It's an Italian-American based company that was formed in 2014 after Fiat and Chrysler merged into a new holding company. They both have separate headquarters in their respective countries. Fiat operates within FCA Italy guidelines whereas Chrysler operates within FCA USA guidelines.
Both of them combined own a total of 6 car companies.

The Iconic FIAT 500

COMPANY’S COMPANY

Some companies try a make separate firm of themselves that handles a special segment while functioning individually on different levels.

Flowchart for Working of Toyota

THE INDUSTRY IN A PICTURE

  1. FORD
    i.) Ford:- Built For Proud
    ii.) The Lincoln Motor Company:- What a luxury car should be
  2. DAIMLER
    i.) Mercedez-Benz:- The Best or Nothing.
    ii.) Smart:- Smart. Open your Mind.
  3. TOYOTA
    i.) Daihatsu:- Light you up
    ii.) Lexus:- The Relentless Pursuit of Perfection
    iii.) Toyota:- Let’s Go Places
  4. NISSAN
    i.) Infiniti:- Infiniti. Accelerating the Future
    ii.) Datsun:- Datsun Raising
    iii.) Nissan:- Built for the Human Race
    iv.) Mitsubishi Motors:- Drive your Ambition
  5. RENAULT
    i.) Dacia:- The Very Acceptable Dacia Denem
    ii.) Alpine:- NA
    iii.) Renault:- Des voitures a Vivre
    iv.) Lada:- NA
    v.) Venucia:- NA
  6. PSA
    i.) Vauxhall:- Put the Fun Back into Driving
    ii.) Peugeot:- Motion &Emotion
    iii.) Citroen:- Spirit of Avant-grade
    iv.) Opel:- Die Zukunft Gehort Allen
    v.) DS automobile:- NA
  7. VOLKSWAGEN
    i.) Audi:- Never Follow
    ii.) Volkswagen:- Das Auto
    iii.) Porsche:- There is no Substitute
    iv.) Lamborghini:- Meaningful, memorable, Likable
    v.) Bentley:- There’s no replacement for Displacement
    vi.) Bugatti:- Breaking New Dimensions
    ii.) Skoda:- Simply Clever
    viii.) Seat:- Auto Emocion
    ix.) MAN:- You Can Count on MAN
    x.) Scania:- NA
  8. GM (GENERAL MOTORS)
    i.) Chevrolet:- Baseball, hot dogs, apple pie, and Chevrolet
    ii.) Cadillac:- The penalty of leadership
    iii.) Buick:- When better automobiles are built, Buick will build them
    iv.) Baojun:- NA
    v.) Holden:- Holden Go
    vi.) GMC:-We are professional grade
    vii.) Wuling Motors:- Drive Unlimited Way
  9. FCA (FIAT CHRYSLER AUTOMOBILES)
    i.) Fiat:- Driven by Passion
    a.) Lancia:- At your Service.
    b.) Maserati:- Luxury, Sports and style cast in Exclusive Cars.
    c.) Alfa Romeo:- La Meccanica Delle Emozini
    ii.) Chrysler:-Chrysler. Inspiration comes Standard
    a.) Jeep:- The toughest 4 letter words on Wheels.
    b.) RAM:- Guts. Glory.
    c.) Dodge:- Domestic. Not Domesticated
  10. TATA
    i.) Land Rover:- Above & Beyond
    ii.) Jaguar:- Born to perform
    iii.) TATA Motors:- Connecting Aspirations
  11. HONDA
    i.) Acura:- The road will never be the same
    ii.) Honda:- The power of dream
  12. BMW Group
    i.) BMW:- Sheer Driving Pleasure
    ii.) Mini:- Think Small
    iii.) Rolls Royce:- Strive for Perfection in Everything
  13. GEELY
    i.) Geely:- Bring the Fun back in Driving
    ii.) Volvo:- Volvo your Lofe
    iii.) The London Taxi Company:- NA
  14. HYUNDAI
    i.) Hyundai:- New Thinking. New Possibility
    ii.) KIA:- The Power to Surprise
    iii.) Genesis:- Luxury Evolved

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