The Toyota Test
Toyota enthusiasts know their vehicles, but we’re sure you haven’t heard these facts before. We want to put your knowledge to the test with this quick and interesting facts about our company. What will your score be out of 10? Find out:
- Toyota was founded in 1937 and it used manufacture loom machines. Now, Toyota is best known for its cars.
- Toyota first came to America in 1957 and has created 350,000 jobs in the United States.
- Toyota’s founder’s name is spelled T-O-Y-O-D-A, Kiichiro Toyota, to be exact.
- In 2011, Toyota was ranked as the world’s third largest car manufacturer.
- 75% of Toyotas sold 20 years ago are still on the road today.
- Toyota Motor North America headquarters are located in Torrance, California.
- Toyota sold Prius is more than 70 countries and sold nearly 75 percent of all the hybrids in the United States.
- It takes Toyota around 17-18 hours to produce one vehicle.
- Toyota went bankrupt and the Korean was saved it. The United States ordered more than 5,000 vehicles from Toyota, and the company was revived.
- Every hour Toyota invests one-million dollars in research and development worldwide to make improve vehicle performance.