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Toyota outsold rivals in the first half of 2013

TOYOTA CITY, Japan, July 26 (UPI) -- Automobile company reports show that Japanese producer Toyota was the top seller in the first half of 2013.
Toyota to regain global sales crown from General Motors

Toyota to regain global sales crown from General Motors

When Toyota Chief Executive Officer Akio Toyoda predicted a comeback for the Japanese automaker last spring no one really doubted him.
AL SWANSON, UPI Auto Writer
Toyota settles sudden acceleration suit as sales rebound

Toyota settles sudden acceleration suit as sales rebound

Poised to reclaim the No. 1 car company title from General Motors Co., Toyota has agreed to settle class-action lawsuits related to unintended acceleration claims.
AL SWANSON, UPI Auto Writer
Drivers wanting better mileage look to foreign cars

Drivers wanting better mileage look to foreign cars

To avoid a meltdown in 2006, Ford Motor Co. mortgaged the farm putting up its assets – including its Blue Oval logo, and F-150 pickup and iconic Mustang trademarks – to secure $23.5 billion in credit.
AL SWANSON

Toyota predicts a comeback

TOYOTA CITY, Japan, May 9 (UPI) -- Japanese automaker Toyota Motor Corp. said 2012 would be a year of recovery, projecting profits of $9.5 billion through March 2013.
Nearly midnight at Saab

Nearly midnight at Saab

Time is running out for Saab.
AL SWANSON, United Press International
Toyota cuts base price of Camry

Toyota cuts base price of Camry

DETROIT, Aug. 23 (UPI) -- Toyota, losing market share because of its recent recalls, has announced base prices for most 2012 Camrys below those of 2011 model year prices.
Cars to get social networking profiles

Cars to get social networking profiles

TOYOTA CITY, Japan, May 24 (UPI) -- Japanese car manufacturer Toyota said it is teaming with a U.S. company to create a social networking service for people to receive alerts from their cars.
Mica slams Toyota's '$100 million memo'

Mica slams Toyota's '$100 million memo'

WASHINGTON, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Rep. John Mica, R-Fla., said Wednesday in Washington a Toyota document chalking up negotiations to limit a recall as a victory was an embarrassment.
Toyota hearings

Toyota hearings

WASHINGTON, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- The next congressional hearing regarding Toyota's massive recalls will involve the company's president appearing on Capitol Hill.
By United Press International

Issa critical of Toyoda's planned no-show

WASHINGTON, Feb. 17 (UPI) -- Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., was sharply critical of Toyota Motor Corp. chief Akio Toyoda for his decision to skip a Washington hearing on Toyota's recalls.
Toyota recalls

Toyota recalls

TOKYO, Feb. 17 (UPI) -- Toyota Motor may add another model to the list of vehicles it is recalling for various problems.
By United Press International
Toyota focuses on restoring trust

Toyota focuses on restoring trust

WASHINGTON, Feb. 9 (UPI) -- Toyota Motor Co. President Akio Toyoda said he would personally take the lead in restoring the consumer's trust in the company.
Toyota recalls

Toyota recalls

TOKYO, Feb. 9 (UPI) -- Toyota added more than 400,000 2010 hybrids to the list of vehicles the Japanese automaker is recalling because of various problems.
By United Press International
Toyota president bows and apologizes

Toyota president bows and apologizes

TOKYO, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- The president of Toyota Motors Co. bowed at a news conference Friday and apologized for quality control problems that had led to massive Toyota recalls.
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Akio Toyoda
Toyota CEO Akio Toyoda testifies at a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on Toyota's recent incidents of sudden unintended acceleration on Capitol Hill in Washington on February 24, 2010. UPI/Alexis C. Glenn
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Akio Toyoda (豊田 章男, Toyoda Akio?, born May 3, 1956) is the president and CEO of Toyota Motor Corporation and is a grandson of founder Kiichiro Toyoda. He is the eldest son of toyoda.

He received his MBA from Babson College.

Akio Toyoda joined Toyota in 1984. In 2000 he joined Toyoto's board of directors. In 2005 he was promoted to executive vice president.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Akio Toyoda."
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