Ten fun facts about Toyota


Fact 1
The Corolla is the company’s bestselling nameplate for automobiles across the globe. The total number of nameplates that have been sold to date is 30 million.

Fact 2
Australia was the first country in the world to receive the Corollas that were exported from Japan.

Fact 3
Toyota has filed 1000 new patents for the Prius which was manufactured by the company in 2012. That goes to show how much new technology has been used in the making of the car.


Fact 4
In the year 2011, Toyota was ranked as the third largest car manufacturer in the world, after General Motors and Volkswagen Group.

Fact 5
Toyota Canada is the official national sponsor for the Special Olympics that are held in Canada.

Fact 6
The name of the Toyota Company is spelt as Toyoda after its founder Kiichiro Toyoda who founded the company in 1937. It was a spin-off from Toyota Industries which was owned by his father

Fact 7
In 2012, eight Toyota-manufactured cars won the J.D Power and Associates Vehicle Dependability Study.

Fact 8
The Toyota Prius is sold in more than 70 regions and countries cross the world. Nearly 75 percent of all Hybrids have been sold by Toyota in the U.S.

Fact 9
The company started out as an automated looms manufacturer in 1924 and the profits that the business garnered were invested in the production of automobiles.

Fact 10
Over eighty percent of the Toyota cars that were sold even 20 years ago are still functional and on the road.


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