Volkswagen has regained its place as the No 1 car maker globally.

When the diesel emissions scandal hit in 2015, many industry analysts predicted gloom and doom for the Volkswagen Group, which includes Audi, Skoda, Bentley, Lamborghini and Seat.

Sure enough, VW slipped from first to third in’s 2015 World Car Group Ranking.

However, the German giant didn’t just bounce back in 2016 – it hit an all-time record with 10.1 million sales globally, reclaiming its top spot in the charts from Toyota.

Fasten your seatbelts for the world’s biggest selling brands in 2016…


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