Comparing cars, for the most part, is an exercise in subjectivity. Truly, who's to say if Bob's Nissan is better than Tom's Volkswagen, or where Jeff's Ford fits in the whole mix? What may be indisputable, however, is which auto brands boast the most value.

Market research firm BrandZ conducts an exhaustive survey each year, and has released its list of the most valuable auto brands on earth, based on factors like revenue, profit and quantitative worth to the consumer. Does your car maker crack the top 10? Click through to find out.

* All figures in USD.

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