A few years ago, when one wanted to buy a car, the best thing to do was consult a person who is well versed with automobiles.
Nowadays however, things have changed and has gone to a different level. Now, there is a one stop answer to everything in the world—Google.
People in the modern world just Google search for information they are looking for about cars. Based on people's searches on Google, here are the top 10 car brands that have been searched for on Google in 2014, in the United States of America:
10. Tesla Motors:
At number 10 is Tesla Motors. This carmaker based out of the US, makes electric cars and electric vehicle powertrain components.
CEO: Elon Musk
At number nine is the German luxury carmaker, BMW. The company was founded in 1916 and is headquartered in Munich, Bavaria.
CEO: Norbert Reithofer
Japanese car manufacturer Nissan takes the number 8 spot in the list. Founded in the year 1933, the company sells cars under Nissan, Infiniti, Datsun and NISMO brands. Nissan was also the sixth largest carmaker in the world in 2013.
CEO: Carlos Ghosn
Another Japanese carmaker, Honda makes it to this list too, at number 7. Honda became the second-largest Japanese automobile manufacturer in 2001. The company was founded in 1946.
CEO: Takanobu Ito
At number six is Subaru, another Japanese carmaker. This company is the automobile manufacturing division of Fuji Heavy Industries. The first Subaru car was introduced in 1954.
CEO: Takeshi Tachimori
5. General Motors:
American carmaker General motors takes the 5th spot in the most Googled car brands list. GM designs, manufactures, markets and distributes vehicles and vehicle parts and sells financial services as well. It was founded in the year 1908.
CEO: Mary T Barra
At number four is the carmaker founded in 1937, Toyota. The company is headquartered in Toyota, Aichi, Japan. Toyota consists of 338,875 employees worldwide, as of 2014.
CEO: Akio Toyoda
Dodge takes the third spot. The company makes automobiles, minivans, and sport utility vehicles, and is based in the US. The company was founded in 1900.
CEO: Timothy Kuniskis
Jeep takes the second spot. This company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. The company was founded in 1941.
CEO: Michael Manley
The most Googled car brand in America is Ford. It was founded by Henry Ford in 1903. The company sells vehicles under the Ford and Lincoln brand names.
CEO: Mark Fields