Originally Posted by HoRad
On the car side it's less tragic...
Mini belongs to BMW and its HQ is in München.
MG and Rover died after being sold X times.
Jaguar belongs to an Indian firm.
Rolls-Royce is German owned.
Other brands play no role on the Continent or are international owned (Vauxhall > Opel > GM, Ford > Ford).
Rolls-Royce is also owned by BMW.