Why do most luxury cars come from Britain and Germany?

Bentley, Rolls-Royce, Jaguar, Aston Martin and Land Rover all originate from, are headquartered in, and are assembled in the United Kingdom. BMW, Mercedes, Maybach, Audi and Porsche all originate from, are headquartered in, and are assembled in Germany. All these brands are luxurious, and they make luxury... show more Bentley, Rolls-Royce, Jaguar, Aston Martin and Land Rover all originate from, are headquartered in, and are assembled in the United Kingdom.

BMW, Mercedes, Maybach, Audi and Porsche all originate from, are headquartered in, and are assembled in Germany.

All these brands are luxurious, and they make luxury saloons, coupes, four-wheel-drives and/or grand tourers.

How come British and German car manufacturers make very luxurious cars?

Why aren’t Italian, Japanese, French or Korean car manufacturers as good at making luxury cars as the Germans and Brits are?

The only other country that comes even slightly close to Germany and Britain when it comes down to luxury cars is Sweden, buts that’s only because of Volvo, and although Volvo’s are luxurious and can compare against Audi’s and Jaguar’s, they come no where near Maybach’s, Rolls-Royce’s or Bentley’s.
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