We all know this widely used term that describes searching for something on the most popular internet search engine in the world: Google. Every 30 days, Google puts together in a list the most searched terms entered into it. And then, at the end of the year they release a list of the most searched terms for the entire year. These are the most Googled car brands in the world!
The most Googled car brands in the world referees to the 2014 most googled car brands. Are you excited to see the list? You should be, as there are a few surprises. Check it out!
10. Tesla Motors
Founded in 2003 by Martin Ederhand, Elon Musk, Marc Tarpenning, J.B. Straubel, and Ian Wright, Tesla Motors is producer of electric-powered autos. The founders agreed on the name Tesla Motors after Nikola Tesla, the famous inventor from the late 1800s. The other reason is, because the company based the design of its engines of the designs of Telsa’s 1882 motor that used alternating current.
As part of a larger highly select group of auto manufactures, BMW is a German automobile, motorcycle and engine manufacturing company.It was founded in 1916 by Franz Josef Popp, Karl Rapp, and Camillo Castiglioni. Headquartered in Munich, Germany, the company owns and produces Mini cars and is the parent company of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars.
Nissan is a Japanese multinational automobile manufacturer and it is the 8th most googled car brand in the world according to Google.The company which was founded in 1933 by Masujiro Hashimoto, Kenjiro Den, Rokuro Aoyama, Meitaro Takeuchi, Yoshiuke Aikawa, and William R. Gorham, is headquartered in Nishi-ku, Yokohama, Japan.
The Japanese public multinational corporation is famous for manufacturing automobiles, motorcycles, and power equipment. Since it was first established in 1959, Honda has been the largest motorcycle manufacturer in the world. As well as the world’s largest manufacturer of internal combustion engines measured by volume, producing more than 14 million internal combustion engines each year.
The subdivision of the Japanese transportation company Fuji Heavy Industries, Subaru is ranked 6th on the list of the most googled car brands. The Fuji Heavy Industries was found in 1953 by Kenji Kita and in the following year, they produced the first Subaru. Headquartered in Ebisu, Japan, the company is famous of its design innovations. The company was the first to use symmetrical all-wheel drive system.
5. General Motors
Commonly known as GM, is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Detroit, Michigan, that makes, designs, markets and distributes vehicles and vehicle parts. GM produces vehicles in more than 37 countries under these brands: Alpheon, Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, Cadillac, Holden, HSV, Opel, Vauxhall, Wuling, Baojun, Jie Fang, UzDaewoo.
Headquartered in Toyota, Aichi, Japan, Toyota Motor Corporation is a Japanese automotive manufacturer.As of November 2014, is the 12th largest company in the world by revenue and in 2012, Toyota was the largest automobile manufacturer. The company is the world’s first automobile manufacturer to produce more than 10 million vehicles per year. Toyota Motor Corporation produces vehicles under 5 brands, including the Toyota brand, Hino, Lexus, Ranz, and Scion.
Dodge was founded by Dodge brothers, Horace Elgin and John Francis in 1900. Headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan, Dodge is a subdivision of Fiat-Chrysler. The company operated three separate divisions from the time Chrysler purchased the company in 2006 until 2013, such as Dodge, Ram, and SRT Viper. The car brand has become the leader in the modern muscle car revival. It first released the V-10 powered Viper in 1992, which was considered the first American Muscle car since the early 1970s.
The car brand is an American automobile that is a division of FCA US LLC, a subsidiary of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles.The former Chrysler Corporation acquired the Jeep brand, along with the remaining assets of its owner American Motors, in 1987. The original Jeep was the prototype Bantam BRC. Willys MB Jeeps went into production in 1941 specifically for the military, arguably making them the oldest four-wheel drive mass-production vehicles now known as SUVs.
The Ford Motor Company is an American multinational automaker headquartered in Dearborn, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit.Founded by Henry Ford and incorporated in 1903, the company sells automobiles and commercial vehicles under the Ford brand and the most luxury cars under the Lincoln brand. The Ford Company is described by Forbes as “the most important industrial company in the history of the United States.