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In Case You Don't Know, These Vehicles Are Proudly Made In Mexico

By Cameron , Feb 11, 2017 10:24 AM EST
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Cars are material possessions that most of us love and appreciate. I say "most," because not all share the same passion. To some, they prefer motorbikes, trucks or other form of transportations. But to most men who love cars, these babies are not only something for transportation, but a "chick-magnet" as well.

Speaking about cars, did you know that some of the most popular cars in the U.S. are made in Mexico? Well, here is the list of those cars you probably own or would like to have some day:

The Ford Fusion (257,865)

The Ford Fusion's base price starts at $22,120. Ford Motor Co. has built this midsize Fusion Sedan at its plant located in Hermosillo, Mexico, since its introduction in 2015. And in 2013, the company added Fusion production to a plant in Flat Rock, Mich. However, the production in Michigan was halted last year, due to poor car sales.

The Ram (246,000)

The Ram pickup starts at a base price of $26,395. Fiat Chrysler, the company who made this pickup, makes some of the Rams at its 79-year-old truck plant in Warren, Mich. and has also made some in Saltillo, Mexico, since 1995.

The Chevrolet Silverado (222,000)

The Chevrolet Silverado's base price starts at $36,840. General Motors Co. makes most of its Silverados in Flint, Mich. and Fort Wayne, Ind. But its four-door crew cab version are made at an assembly plant in Silao, Mexico, which opened in 1995.

The Nissan Sentra (214,709)

The Nissan Sentra's base price starts at $16,990. Originally, the Sentra small cars were made in Smyrna, Tenn., from 1985 to 2000, but were later moved to Aguascalientes, Mexico. And since then, Nissan Motor Co. has built a second plant in Aguascalientes to make Sentras for global export.

The Nissan Versa (132,214)

The Nissan Versa starts at $11,990. This car is made at one of the company's two plants in Aguascalientes, Mexico.

The Volkswagen Jetta (121,107)

The Volkswagen Jetta starts at a base price of $17,895. Since 1993, Volkswagen has been making the Jetta at Puebla, Mexico.

The Dodge Journey (106,759)

The Dodge Journey's base price starts at $21,145. This car has been made at a Fiat Chrysler plant located in Toluca, Mexico, which opened since 1968.

The GMC Sierra (99,000)

The GMC Sierra starts at a base price of $38,015. Like its corporate twin, the Chevrolet Silverado, this pickup is also built in Flint and Fort Wayne, and its Four-door crew cab version is built in Silao, Mexico as well.

The Toyota Tacoma (86,000)

The Toyota Tacoma's base price starts at $24,320. Originally, it was made in Fremont, Calif., back in 1995, then moved to Baja California, Mexico in 2003, and finally moved to San Antonio in 2010 after selling its California plant to Tesla.

The Ford Fiesta (48,807)

The last on the list is the Ford Fiesta, which starts at a base price of $13,600. This vehicle was built at a Ford plant in Cuautitlan, Mexico, that opened back in 1964.

So, do you own any of these popular cars? Well, if not, then you might be interested in buying one of these vehicles, especially the ones with the lower prices.

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