Subscribe Register Login

Friday, April 18, 2014, 1:27 p.m.
Top Picks - Capture Arkansas

Toyota retakes global auto sales crown from GM

By The Associated Press

This article was published January 14, 2013 at 11:13 a.m.

— Toyota has once again dethroned General Motors as the world’s top-selling automaker.

The Japanese company sold 9.7 million cars and trucks worldwide in 2012, although it’s still counting.

GM sold 9.29 million.

Both companies saw higher sales, but Toyota’s growth was far larger as it rolled out new versions of popular models like the Camry.

GM executives promised sales growth this year, especially in the U.S.

Both companies say publicly that they don’t care about who wins, but concede that the crown is an important morale booster for employees.

Read more in Tuesday's Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.

Comments on: Toyota retakes global auto sales crown from GM

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

Displaying 1 - 1 of 1 total comment

  • page
  • 1
Click here to make a comment

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

TOP JOBS

  • Sales person

    marine or powersports Technicians boat delivery at Bass Pro ...
    NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Rn, histo,med.assist

    Local GI clinic is looking to hire RN, Histo tech,Medical As...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Groundskeeper

    For 154 unit apartment complex located in NLR. Approx. 30 h...
    NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Executive assistant

    Serves as a physician liaison with MDS, hospitals and staff...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Senior web developer

    senior web developer Transamerica Life Insurance Company see...
    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas

Search 738 jobs >

Top Picks - Capture Arkansas
Arkansas Online