Top 10 Car Group Manufacturers In The World In 2016 By Sales from DriveSpark

  1. Volkswagen Volkswagen Group owns some of the best-known brands such as Audi, Bentley, Bugatti, Lamborghini, Porsche, SEAT, Skoda and Volkswagen. The group also owns motorcycle brand Ducati and commercial vehicles such as MAN, Scania, Neoplan and Volkswagen Commercial vehicles. In 2016, the Volkswagen Group sold a massive 10.10 million vehicles and captured market share of 11.1 percent.
  2. Toyota With a market share of 10.9 percent, Toyota sold 9.94 million vehicles in 2016. The Japanese automaker lost the leadership to Volkswagen in 2016 after nearly five years.
  3. Renault-Nissan Renault-Nissan with sales of 8.51 million vehicles in 2016. The company controls several major brands including Nissan, Renault, Infiniti, Dacia, Datsun, Renault Samsung Motors and most recently Mitsubishi.
  4. Hyundai-Kia The South-Korean company, Hyundai holds 33 percent stake in Kia Motors together sold 8.17 million vehicles in the world.
  5. General Motors General Motors commonly known by ‘GM’ sells vehicles under the brand of Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, Cadillac, Opel, Vauxhall among others. The company sold 7.97 million vehicles in 2016.
  6. Ford Ford was the most hit among this list with sales of 6.29 million vehicles in 2016. Ford sells vehicles under the brand of Lincoln and Troller, apart from its own brand. Ford’s main driver of sales comes from its pickup trucks.
  7. Honda The Japanese automobile manufacturer sold 4.90 million vehicles in 2016 with a market share of 5.4 percent.
  8. FCA Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) which sells noted brands such as Jeep, Alfa Romeo, Chrysler, Fiat, Maserati among others is the 8th in this list. The company sold 4.86 million units in 2016.
  9. PSA Groupe PSA is informally known as PSA, the French multinational manufacturer of automobiles sold under the Peugeot, Citroen and DS Automobiles brands. The group company sold 3.24 million units in 2016.
  10. Suzuki Suzuki sold 2.85 million vehicles in the year 2016 and stood the 10th rank beating Mercedes-Benz..


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