Cars That Start With D

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There are a lot of car manufacturers in the world, so how many cars that start with D are there?

This article will look through all the car names starting with D, those currently in production, and those that aren’t anymore.

Here are all the car names starting with D.

2023 blue donkervoort f22 displayed in various forms in the factory

Top 5 Cars That Start With D

  • David Brown
  • De Tomaso
  • Dodge
  • Donkervoort
  • DS Automobiles

Cars That Start With D: Still In Production

There are 35 automobile manufacturers producing vehicles whose names start with the letter D, and here they are in alphabetical order:

DaciaDavid BrownDeLorean Motor CompanyDio CarsDonkervoort
Daewoo Pak MotorsDDR MotorsportDenzaDodgeDove Racing
DAFDe La ChapelleDetroit ElectricDOK-INGDR Automobiles
DaihatsuDe TomasoDF Kit CarsDomeDragon Motor Cars
DallaraDefTechDFMDongfengDrakan Motor Cars
DartzDel Monte MotorsDFSKDongfeng HondaDrako Motors
DATDelahayeDINADongfeng NissanDS Automobiles

Cars That Start With D: That Defunct

Since the invention of the self-propelled vehicle, there have been 184 automobile manufacturers that are no longer in business, and here they are in alphabetical order from their country of origin:


  • Denning
  • Devaux


  • Denzel


  • Dacon


  • Dennis
  • Derby
  • Dupont
  • Dynasty


  • Dadi Auto
  • Datong
  • Disai
  • Domy Auto
  • Dorcen


D’YrsanDarmontDe DietrichDelageDFP
DalifolDarracqDe Dion-BoutonDelahayeDiederichs
Dalifol & ThomasDavid & BourgeoisDe MarcayDelamare-DebouttevilleDolo
Damaizin & PujosDBDe RianceyDelaugère et ClayetteDonnet
DangelDe BazelaireDe SanzyDelaunay-BellevilleDonnet-Zedel
DanvignesDe BoisseDecauvilleDelfosse
Darl’matDe ClercqDeguingandDerby


  • Daimler
  • Deutz
  • Dixi
  • DKW
  • DMG


  • DIM


  • De Tomaso
  • De Vecchi
  • Diatto
  • Dora Electric


  • Datsun


  • Dakar


  • Dewan Farooque Motors


  • Delta


  • DAC


  • Derways Automobile Company
  • Doninvest
  • Dragon


  • Dagsa
  • David
  • Diaz y Grilló


  • Devrim
  • Diardi

United Kingdom


United States

DagmarDe Mars ElectricDes MoinesDiamond TDrexel
DaleDe MotteDesberonDianaDriggs-Seabury
Dan PatchDe SchaumDeSotoDileDrummond
DanielsDe Soto Motor Car CompanyDetroit Air-Cooled Car CompanyDingfelder Motor CompanyDu Pont
Darby Motor Car CompanyDe TambleDetroit Auto Vehicle CompanyDisbrowDual-Ghia
DarlingDe Vaux ContinentalDetroit Automobile CompanyDispatchDuck
DarrinDe Vaux-Hall Motors CompanyDetroit Automobile Manufacturing CompanyDixieDudgeon Steam
DavenportDealDetroit Cyclecar CompanyDixie FlyerDudly Tool Company
DavisDecaturDetroit ElectricDoble steam carDuer
Davis Cyclecar CompanyDeckerDetroit Steam Motors CorporationDodge (A.M.) CompanyDuesenberg
Davis Steam CarDeco RidesDetroit-Dearborn Motor Car CompanyDodgeson MotorsDunn
Davis TotemDeere-ClarkDetroit-Oxford Motor Car CompanyDODODuplex
DawsonDeering MagneticDetroit-SpeedsterDolson (J.L.) & SonsDuquesne
Dawson Auto-MobileDellingDetroiterDorris Motors CorporationDurant Motors
Day Automobile CompanyDelmoreDewaboutDort Motor Car CompanyDurocar
DaytonDeLorean Motor CompanyDeWittDouglasDuryea
Dayton ElectricDeMotCarDey ElectricDowning Motor CompanyDyke
De La VergneDenneedDey GriswoldDragon Automobile CompanyDyke-Britton
De Luxe Motor Car CompanyDerainDiamondDrakeDymaxion

Source: Wikipedia

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Final Thoughts on Cars That Start With D

Hopefully, you are surprised how many car manufacturers there are that names begin with D and the massive amount in the past.

It would have been interesting if most of these older manufacturers were still in production today.

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What Expensive Cars Start With The Letter D?

If you are in the market for a track-focused car whose names start with a D, there are some to choose from, like the Dallara Stradale for $200,000.
Another expensive track-focused car is the Donkervoort D8 GTO for $240,000, an manufactured in the Netherlands.
If you are more into retro vehicles, David Brown offers a few cars, like the Remastered Classic Mini that begins at $98,000 and the Speedback GT, inspired by the Aston Martin DB4, for $795,000.
If you desire an Italian-made supercar, look no further than the De Tomaso P72 for $1,450,000.
The most expensive SUV that starts with a D is the 2022 Dodge Durango SRT 392 AWD, with all the extras added for $85,665.

What Car Logo Is DS?

DS Automobiles has the words DS as its logo and was a subsidiary brand of Citroen until 2015 when it became a standalone brand.
Stellantis still own the Company, and the name is a play of words in French meaning “goddess.”