Most car manufacturers are named after their founder, such as Ford (Henry Ford), Dodge (the Dodge brothers), and Buick (David Dunbar Buick). However, other manufacturerís name has a slight twist in their origin, here are 10 car manufacturers with unique name origins:
Letís start with Japanís biggest car company, Toyota. Now, Toyota is named after itís founder, Mr. Kiichiro Toyoda. Youíre probably wondering, why Toyota and not Toyoda?
It was originally named Toyoda Industries, but as they export their products into the United States, they needed a name that worked both in Japanese and English,