Many Americans love European cars, and currently European manufacturers are betting that demand will remain high, according to this WSJ article. Here are three of the most popular European automobiles in the United States: #3 Mercedes Benz C-Class Not surprising that Mercedes makes this list. The C-Class is described as a compact executive car. #2 BMW 3-Series Also hailing aus Deutschland, the 3-Series consists of a set of different vehicles, including sedans, hybrids, convertibles and coupes. #1 Volkswagon Jetta Deutschland dominates the list, including the #1 best-selling European automobile in the United States: the Volkswagon Jetta. That this model tops the list speaks to Americans’ desire for a bit of European elegance, quality German engineering, as well as practicality.