Most big businesses come and go eventually, but it was long thought that the auto industry was basically recession proof. After all, it’s almost impossible to live in most places without a vehicle.

Unfortunately, while the auto industry as a whole continues to pump out new makes and models, some car companies have found themselves out of business over the years due to a number of damaging decisions. The following infographic, courtesy of TitleMax.com, shows how some of the biggest brands like Pontiac and Saturn eventually closed their doors completely.