Car names and their creators


We all know Henry Ford, the Dodge brothers, Enzo Ferrari, and Karl Benz were the namesakes for their brands, but what’s a Fiat? Or what about Acura and Lexus? Where do these names come from?

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/02/16/car-names-and-their-creators


I am surprised you left out LOTUS.


I may be wrong, but I believe that the badge that you are showing for FIAT is actually the badge for Pininfarina.