Car brands can be confusing — so here is a complete list of current manufacturers in alphabetical order. Shanghai Automotive Industry Corporation (SAIC), Chinaʼs largest car manufacturer, owes 90% of its sales to its foreign JVs, according to a research paper from January this year called Case Study: SAIC Motor Corporation” published by the US think tank Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS).
Cadillac is an old American luxury car brand, formed on Henry Ford Company base and later acquired by GM. Cadillac set the American standard of V8 engines, was often used for institutional and governmental purposes and provided platforms for limousines, ambulances, funeral vehicles.
A number of Chinese car brands have failed foreign safety standards, sullying the reputation of Chinese car manufacturers and making it difficult for indigenous brands to market themselves at home and abroad Brilliance China Automotive, a firm tied to both Bayerische and Toyota, tried to sell its BS6 sedan in Europe in 2007, but earned only one out of five stars for safety from a German car association, which said the driver would have little chance of surviving a side collision.
Even in such cases, I agree that there will always be gaps between what the car achieves under Driver X and Location Y as opposed to Driver A and Location B. The key is ensuring that the averages really do fit the average use-case and that the specific test results are clearly communicated.
From a technological standpoint, renting a car to go the distance for a meeting is a less attractive alternative as opposed to video conferencing, virtual teams and collaboration software with which a company can immediately setup a meeting with its employees from anywhere around the world at a cheaper cost.