If you watched any televised sports programs this weekend, it is likely that you saw a commercial for the Toyota Camry that featured the “Star Spangled Banner” and the Japanese car company’s proud declaration that the Camry was just named the “Most American-Made Car” on the road for the third year in a row:
Technically, the ad is wrong.
Camry is not the “most American car for the third year in a row.” This was actually the fourth consecutive #1 for the Camry. Cars.com decides which car is #1 based on a few factors. From the company’s website, here is the explanation of the criteria used: