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A lot happened all around the world in 2017, and that meant we all had plenty of things to search for online. Google has just released its annual list of the top searches of the year, giving us chance to dig into exactly what got the attention of car enthusiasts around the country,

While the U.S. internet at large searched for things like Hurricane Irma, Meghan Markle, Bitcoin, and the solar eclipse, we car enthusiasts had slightly different priorities. In general, the list matches up with what we might have guessed: popular manufacturers with strong sales tended to garner a lot of interested from Google searchers. There are, however, still some surprises.

Here’s the full run-down of the top 10 most searched-for car brands. This data comes directly from Google but applies only to the U.S. – other countries might have had different search interests.


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