Here's How You Pronounce The Actual Names Of Car Companies

Ever have any idea how a Japanese person pronounces “Nissan?” Or how a Swedish person pronounces “Koenigsegg?” Wonder no more. Spanish motoring outfit Coches.net decided to help everyone out, by asking car companies how to pronounce their own names, in their own languages.

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Unfortunately, they seemed to have missed out on “Chevrolet.” For the life of me, I can’t figure that one out. What the hell do they mean, “the K is silent?????”

Also, I think they got Lamborghini wrong.

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