List of automobile manufacturers of the United States
This article is a list of all current automobile manufacturers of the United States.
The currently active brands from the "big three" manufacturers (Ford, General Motors and Fiat Chrysler) are shown below.
|General Motors||Buick||Founded in 1899 as 'Buick Auto-Vim and Power Company'. |
Formed General Motors in 1908.
|Cadillac||Founded as Henry Ford Company in 1901. |
Renamed to Cadillac in 1902.
Acquired by General Motors in 1909.
|Chevrolet||Founded in 1911. |
Acquired by General Motors in 1918
|GMC||Formed in 1911 as Company(General Motors Truck Company)(GMTC) after merging two trucks maker companies;Rapid motor Vehicle co. &|
Reliance motor truck co. , (GMC) used firstly as a tradename for both Rapid & Reliance brands, in February 1912, (GMC)brand replaced Rapid & Reliance brands .
|Fiat Chrysler Automobiles||Chrysler||Formed in 1925 as the founding brand of Chrysler Corporation |
(the predecessor to Fiat Chrysler Automobiles).
|Dodge||Formed in 1914. |
Acquired by Chrysler in 1928.
|Jeep||Formed by Willys-Overland in 1941. |
Merged with Kaiser Motors in 1953.
Acquired by AMC in 1970.
Acquired by Chrysler in 1987.
|RAM||Formed in 2009 during a restructure of Chrysler's truck brands.|
|Ford Motor Company||Ford||Founded in 1903.|
|Lincoln Motor Company||Founded in 1917. |
Acquired by Ford Motor Company in 1922.
- Anteros Coachworks (2005–present)
- Callaway Cars (1977–present)
- Equus Automotive (2013–present)
- Falcon Motorsports (2009–present)
- Hennessey Special Vehicles (2017–present)
- Karma Automotive (2016–present)
- Local Motors (2007–present)
- Lucid Motors (2007–present)
- Panoz (1989–present)
- Rivian (2009–present)
- Rossion Automotive (2007–present)
- Saleen Automotive (1983–present)
- Shelby American (1992–present)
- Simpson Design (1978-present)
- SSC North America (1999–present)
- Tesla (2004–present)
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