luxury car brands
Rolls-Royce is synonymous with opulent, hand-crafted luxury. For over 100 years, the company has set the standard that other manufacturers endeavor to achieve. The company began as a partnership between Charles Stewart Rolls and Frederick Henry Royce in 1906. Their first automobile, the More >
Ferdinand Porsche launched his engineering shop in 1931 after years of automotive experience working for Daimler Motors. Porsche developed a strong working relationship with Volkswagen and was instrumental in the design of the VW Beetle. This is the reason that the chassis of many of his early More >
Italian automobile manufacturer Maserati was founded in 1914 by six brothers and has transformed itself into a renowned leader in the world of exotic sports cars. The brothers were racing enthusiasts who won the Indianapolis 500 and several other races in their custom built vehicles. They also set More >
Bentley automobiles are the pinnacle of refinement and prestige for those who can afford these luxury vehicles. This British manufacturer combines craftsmanship with the latest technology in each of its hand assembled motor cars.
Founded in 1919 by Walter Bentley, the company gained a reputation More >
Performance and elegant styling are terms that have always applied to English automobile manufacturer Jaguar. Since the company’s inception in 1928, the Jaguar brand has been synonymous with old-world charm and the traditional luxury and refinement of the British upper class.
Jaguar began marketing More >
Land Rover is an English manufacturer of luxury SUVs. Although well-appointed with leather seats and other interior comforts, the brand is renowned worldwide as being a highly capable off-road vehicle.
This reputation was earned from the company’s start in 1948 when Spencer and Maurice Wilkes More >
Lexus, the luxury marquee name for Toyota, was first introduced in 1989 with the debut of the LS 400. This luxury sedan was met with high praise for its ergonomically designed and well-appointed interior, engine performance, quiet ride and value. This combination is a result of the emphasis that More >
The Acura luxury and performance brand was introduced to North American consumers in 1986 by its parent organization Honda Motors. From its first car model, the Legend, to its current vehicles that include sedans, sport wagons and crossover SUVs, Acura has combined passenger comfort with automotive More >
German automobile manufacturer Audi is positioned as the luxury brand of the Volkswagen Group. The company produces a range of vehicles from the super-mini to a crossover SUV. These models are available in a variety of body styles across a wide price range. All these different vehicles are marketed More >
Mercedes-Benz, one of the world’s most well-known brands, traces its lineage back to 1886. It was in this year that the Benz Patent Motorwagen, the first car powered by a gasoline internal combustion engine, was created by Karl Benz. Later that year, Gottlieb Daimler and Wilhelm Maybach converted a More >
The BMW auto manufacturer, also known as Bavarian Motor Works, began as a producer of aircraft engines, not automobiles. They produced engines throughout World War I, and shortly after the end of the war they moved into the production of cars and motorbikes. The history of their aircraft origins More >
Sir Leonard Morris tasked his chief engineer Alec Issigonis to develop an affordable small car that was fuel-efficient and could transport four adults. Issigonis repositioned the wheels toward the corners of the vehicle and mounted the engine sideways. This front-wheel design enabled the automaker More >
Tesla is an eco-friendly automaker that was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Palto Alto, California. The company is attempting to change the auto industry by making electric vehicles extremely innovative, current, efficient, high-performing, and accessible to the masses. Tesla not only More >
Cadillac is one of the rarest breeds of American automobile brands in that it started out as a luxury marque back in August of 1902 and has remained steadfastly focused on the pursuit of luxurious perfection with an American twist ever since. On the surface that claim may not sound like much, but More >