What Are Some Foreign Car Names?

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Foreign car names include Aston Martin, Porsche, Ferrari and Maserati. The British company Aston Martin Lagonda Limited makes high-end sports cars. The company began in 1913 and gained fame when fictional character James Bond drove an Aston Martin DB5 in the 1964 movie “Goldfinger.”

Porsche AG is a German company that specializes in making high-performance sports cars, sedans and SUVs. The company is owned by Volkswagen AG, as of 2014. The 911, Panamera, Macan, Cayenne and Boxster are among Porsche models. Italian company Ferrari S.p.A. was founded in 1929 and first made race cars before starting production of passenger cars in 1947. The Italian luxury car maker Maserati began in 1914 and has been owned by Fiat S.p.A. since 1993, as of 2014.