WRAPUP 1-Toyota sees '06 global output up 10 pct; GM in sight


By Chang-Ran Kim, Asia auto correspondent NAGOYA, Japan, Dec 20 (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp. forecast on Tuesday it would increase output by 10 percent next year to a record 9.06 million vehicles, a level that could see the Japanese group overtake General Motors Corp. as the world's top car maker. A switch at the top could come just three years after the maker of the Camry sedan unseated Ford Motor Co. for the No. 2 spot in 2003 as it raced to add capacity in every corner of the world ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"WRAPUP 1-Toyota sees '06 global output up 10 pct; GM in sight" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: lwilliamson@wardsauto.com or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.

Jan 18, 2018

2018 Wards 10 Best Engines Editorial Roundtable Part 2

WardsAuto editors discuss some of the 22 nominees that did not make the cut in this year's Wards 10 Best Engines competition....More


Follow Us

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×