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Volkswagen likely topped Toyota as world's leading carmaker in 2016

Volkswagen AG appears to have become the world's biggest carmaker last year with global sales of more than 10.3 million vehicles, up 3.8 per cent from 2015, according to data issued Tuesday by the...

Toyota announces 10 billion-dollar investment in US

Japan’s biggest carmaker Toyota Motor Corporation will invest 10 billion dollars in the United States, company president Akio Toyoda said, days after US president-elect Donald Trump criticized its...

"NO WAY!" Trump says of Toyota plans to build plant in Mexico

US president-elect Donald Trump on Thursday denounced Japanese carmaker Toyota's plans to build a new factory in Mexico and export cars built there to the United States.

Toyota profit falls 42 per cent due to weak sales and strong yen

Toyota's operating profit for the July-to-September quarter dropped 42.6 per cent from a year earlier to 474.6 billion yen (4.5 billion dollars) the company said on Tuesday.

VW steals global sales top spot from Toyota despite emission scandal

Troubled German carmaker Volkswagen surpassed Toyota Motor in global sales in the first half of 2016, despite an emission cheating scandal that had threatened to engulf VW, sales results showed...

Toyota recalls 1.4 million cars worldwide over curtain shield airbags

Toyota Motor is issuing a global recall of 1.43 million vehicles to repair a possible curtain shield airbag inflator defect, the company said Wednesday.

VW overtakes Toyota to become world's top carmaker - in Q1

VW said earlier this month that first-quarter sales climbed 0.8 per cent to 2.51 million vehicles thanks to a 6.4-per-cent gain in sales in China and a 3.3-per-cent increase in Western Europe

Toyota remains world’s top auto seller for fourth straight year

The Japanese group’s sales figure surpassed those of German rival Volkswagen, which sold 9.93 million vehicles in 2015, down 2 per cent from the previous year.