Mexico automotive industry in numbers
In the first half of 2014, Mexico produced about 1.6 million cars, up 7.4% on the same period a year earlier.
One in four cars made in Mexico is a Nissan.
More than 80% of cars manufactured are exported.
Foreign car makers, including Toyota, Ford, BMW and Audi have announced multi-million dollar investments in the country.
There are about 22 million second-hand cars in Mexico, mostly imported from the US.
Source: BBC News