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 |  Jul 07 2011, 5:24 PM

There are approximately 500 million people of Facebook and BMW has used this to their advantage. Just over 6 million people  ’Like’ the BMW brand, holding first place of the Top 10 most liked automotive companies. This means that over 1 percent of Facebook users enjoy the BMW brand. The next closest rival was Audi which has half of the ‘Likes’ BMW has.

The official BMW Facebook page features fantastic photos, videos, links to national fan pages, and members are also allowed to post as well. As one member put it “if God doesn’t drive a BMW, then why is the sky blue and white?”

The Bavarian automaker currently owns and maintains fifty-four separate Facebook pages associated with its various geographic regions, business segments and products. BMW was also declared the “Most Influential Automaker on Facebook”

Check out the Top 10 most like automotive brands after the jump!

1. BMW – 6,074,664

2. Audi – 3,612,759

3. Mercedes-Benz – 3,544,594

4. Porsche – 1,845,531

5. MINI – 1,760,279

6. Jeep – 1,299,714

7. Honda – 1,161,431

8. Aston Martin – 868,351

9. Ford – 751,103

10. Volkswagen – 357,685

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