DETROIT, Sept 30 (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp announced its biggest recall ever -- 3.8 million vehicles in the United States -- citing the risk that loose floormats could force the accelerator down, a problem being investigated as a possible cause of crashes that killed five people. Following are some of Toyota's recent successes and the challenges facing the automaker. * Toyota became the world's top-selling automaker in 2008, overtaking General Motors Co [GM.N] even before the ...
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