Toyota top selling automaker in 2013, GM second, VW 3rd
Toyota Motors is the world’s top selling automaker for the second year in a row. With total sales of 9.98 million in 2013, Toyota has beaten rivals General Motors by 270,000 units during the past year. GM sold 9.71 million while VW sold 9.5 million.
Toyota, currently the reigning No.1 automaker, has even more ambitious plans for the current year 2014, expecting to cross the 10 million mark and become first ever automaker to achieve this milestone. In 2013, the company sold a record 9.98 million units, up 2% from sales during the previous year.
Toyota Motors, the makers of both Camry and Corolla sedans besides Prius hybrid and Lexus luxury models is confident of increased demand in overseas markets and in retaining the most sought after crown of top selling automakers in 2014 with a target of 10.32 million units during the year. (source)