Top Ten car producing countries 1950 to 2019

Summary of the charts over the decades
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Part of our "Looking back" series
ahead of the 45th Anniversary of the launch of the MGBGTV8 in August 1973 and the 40th Anniversary of the formation of the V8 Register in October 1978. Looking back


Posted: 200808

Peter Beadle has found alink to this video with an interesting series of charts showing the levels of car production in the top ten countries from 1950 to 2019. It's a fascinating clip showing how Japan rose as a producer (by volume of cars produced) to pass the USA, the UK gradually sank down the chart and in the recent decades China has stormed into the lead. See the video