In the today’s time there are so many car manufacturers situated in various parts of the world and each year these big companies manufacture car in huge quantity to meet the growing demand of cars in every part of the world. Over the years the people owning car has increased which is directly proportional to the car manufactured by these automobile companies. So in our list which shows the top 10 biggest cars manufactures in the world, we have gathered information about such biggest automobile companies.
Our list of the top 10 biggest car manufacturer starts with the company named as Suzuki at the number tenth place. The full name of this company is Suzuki Motor Corporation and it is situated in Japan. This automobile industry was founded in the year 1909 by Michio Suzuki. Headquarters of Suzuki Motor Corporation is situated in Hamamatsu which is in Japan. Currently the CEO and Chairman of Suzuki is Mr Osamu Suzuki. With total employee of 52,731 spread across the globe, this company produced 2,878,000 units of car last year and so is at the number tenth place.
The next car manufacturer in this list having the biggest car manufacture is Renault at the number ninth place. This automotive company was founded on 25th February 1899 by three brothers named as Marcel Renault, Louis Renault and Fernand Renault. Headquarters of Renault is situated in Boulogne Billancourt which is in France. With the production of over 3,195,810 units it is in this list. The Chairman and Chief Executing Officer of this company is Mr Carlos Ghosn. This company provides it car in around 118 countries situated in various parts of the world. This automobile company gives employment to around 128,322 people located in various parts of the world.
Ford Motor Company is at the number eighth place in the list which shows the top ten biggest car manufacturers in the world. This automobile company was founded on 16th June 1903 by the person named as Henry Ford. Headquarter of Ford Motor Company is located in Dearborn which is in Michigan, United States. This company which provides employment to around 164,000 people in various parts of the world is also among the oldest automobile company in the world. In the last ended year this company produced around 5.532 million units of automobile and so claimed the number eighth place.
Honda Motor Company, Ltd. is at the number seventh place in the list of the top ten largest car manufacturers in the world. This automotive company was founded on 24t September 1948 and since then they are among the largest car manufacturers. This company was founded by the pair named as Soichiro Honda and Takeo Fujisawa. This company has been manufacturing car which are in almost all parts of the world. Mr Takanobu Ito is the President and the Chief executing Officer of Honda Motor Company, Ltd. at this moment. This automobile company provides employment to around 176,060 people which are working in company’s plant in different parts of the world.
The French company which is at the number sixth place in our list of the top ten largest car manufacturers is PSA Peugeot Citroën. This company with total production of approximately 3,549,000 units has managed to grab this position. This company was founded in the year 1976 and the headquarters of this company is located on 16th Arrondissement which is in Paris, France. This company has been providing its cars in almost every part of the world except for South Asia and North America. Currently this company is headed by Philippe Varin who is the Chief Executing Officer of PSA Peugeot Citroën. The total employees in this company are 209,019.
Another automobile company which belongs to the country of Japan is Nissan Motor Company Ltd. This automobile company is at the number fifth place in this list which shows the top ten largest car manufacturers in the world. This company was founded on 26th December 1933 by a group of people who are named as Masujiro Hashimoto, Rokuro Aoyama, Kenjiro Den, Yoshisuke Aikawa and Meitaro Takeuchi. Currently the company’s headquarter is located in the place called as Nishi-ku, which is in Yokohama, Japan. This company produces car which is used in almost every part of the world. In the last ended year, Nissan produced 4,080,588 units of car to get into this position.
4. Hyundai Motors
The fourth position in this list of the top ten largest car manufacturers in the world is claimed by the automobile company named as Hyundai Motor Group. The cars manufactured by this South Korean company are used in almost every corner of the world. The headquarters of Hyundai Motor Group is situated in Seoul which is in South Korea. Currently this automobile group is headed by Mr Chung Mong Koo, who is the Chairman as well as the Chief Executing Officer of the company. This company also owns the majority portion in another automobile company named as Kia Motors.
In the list of the top ten biggest car manufacturers in the world the third place has been claimed by the automobile company named as Toyota Motor Corporation. This company was founded on 28th August 1937 by the founder named as Kiichiro Toyoda. Headquarters of Toyota Motor Corporation is situated in the place called as Aichi which is in Japan. In the last ended year, Toyota produced 7,308,039 units of cars and made it to the third place. Toyota produced car is used in almost every part of the world. Toyota Motor Corporation has approximately 300,734 people working for them in various parts of the world.
2. General Motors
The American automobile company which is at the number second place in the list which shows the top ten largest car manufacturers in the world is General Motors. This company was founded on 16th September 1908 and since then it is one of the largest car manufacturer in the whole world. Mr William C Durant is the founder of this company. The company’s headquarter is located in Renaissance Center, which is in Detroit, United States. General Motor’s car is used in almost every corner of the world and this company has around 202,000 people working for them.
The crown of being the largest car manufacturer in the world is claimed by the company named as Volkswagen Group. This company was founded on 28th May 1937 in Berlin which is in Germany. Currently this company’s headquarter is located in the place called as Wolfsburg, Germany. The total number of car manufactured by this company in the last ended year has been 8,494,280 units. Volkswagen group of companies has manufactured some of the fastest and most expensive cars in the world. This first position scuffles between General Motors and Volkswagen each year. Many famous car brands such as Audi, Škoda, Lamborghini, Bentley, Bugatti, SEAT and Porsche are under the Volkswagen group. The car manufactured by the German car manufactured is used in almost every part of the world.