Autolympics: Which Countries Make the Best Cars?

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Overall Medal Count: Germany

If you’ve been paying attention, you’ll note that Germany is the overall winner of the Autolympics, nabbing seven medals in total: two gold, two silver, and three bronze. South Korea and Japan weren’t far behind, with five medals each.

Germany’s dominance in our analysis doesn’t mean you should take out another mortgage on your house and head to the Porsche dealership, as fun as that might be. Look at which countries and brands tend to excel at making the kind of car or SUV you’re looking for. That's an easy way to focus your new car search. For more detail on what different brands excel at, check out our Best Vehicle Brands awards. To see the best cars, trucks, vans, and SUVs in the automotive classes you’re shopping in, check out the U.S. News Best Car Rankings. The right car for you is out there. We’ll help you find it. 

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