Toyota Motor Corp. will increase production capacity at its Burnaston, U.K., plant to meet rising demand for the Corolla and Avensis cars built there. The auto maker will invest $90 million to expand the plant to boost production from 220,000 units to 270,000 by 2005. The expansion also will create 500 new jobs at the facility. Toyota’s move comes on the heels of a recent decision to bump up production capacity at its Yaris plant in France. The auto maker will increase Yaris output by ...
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