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Volkswagen sold more vehicles than Toyota in first half

...the first time the German automaker has come out top in the intensely competitive tallies.Japanese automaker Toyota Motor Corp. said Tuesday it sold 5.02 million vehicles in the first six months of this year, down 1.5 percent from the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-28/volkswagen-sold-more-vehic
Toyota, Nissan, Honda back hydrogen stations for fuel cells

...pledged up to 11 million yen ($90,000) per hydrogen station per year, to build and maintain them.Officials from Toyota Motor Corp., Nissan Motor Co. and Honda Motor Co. appeared together in a news conference in Tokyo Wednesday.The stations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-01/toyota-nissan-honda-back-h
Recall on auto air bags double for Takata in US

...to order it to conduct a recall.Takata and 11 automakers that use its air bags, including Honda Motor Co. and Toyota Motor Corp., will have to sort out which vehicles are covered by the expanded recalls. NHTSA said the number of affected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-19/recall-auto-air-bags-doubl
Toyota zooms to record $18B profit on sales growth

...March, up 19 percent from the previous year, buoyed by sales growth in the U.S. and a perk from the cheap yen.Toyota Motor Corp. President Akio Toyoda told reporters Friday the Japanese automaker appeared to be back on track for "sustainable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-08/toyota-zooms-record-18b-pr
Toyota signs on as global Olympic sponsor in landmark deal

TOKYO - The world's biggest automaker is driving onto the world's biggest sports stage.Toyota Motor Corp. signed on as a global Olympic sponsor Friday in a landmark deal reportedly worth nearly $1 billion, becoming the first car...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-03-13/toyota-signs-global-olym
Toyota, Mazda announce 'long-term partnership' in technology

TOKYO - Toyota Motor Corp. and Japanese rival Mazda are expanding their partnership to a long-term one focusing on technologies in the areas of safety...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-13/toyota-mazda-announce-long
More vehicles recalled for problem Takata air bag inflators

TOKYO - Toyota Motor Corp. and Nissan Motor Co. are expanding their recalls over problem air bags made by Japanese supplier Takata Corp. by another 6...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-13/more-vehicles-recalled-pro
Japan's Mitsubishi sets sights on niche in aircraft sector

...is among the most globalized.Japan has invested heavily in nurturing Nagoya as an aerospace hub. Home also to Toyota Motor Corp. and much of the auto parts supply chain, the region is a stronghold despite the shift of much Japanese manufacturing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-10/japans-mitsubishi-sets-sig
Lexus tops auto dependability survey

...hesitating automatic transmissions and excessive road noise.In rankings of individual vehicles, General Motors Co. and Toyota Motor Corp. tied with seven segment winners each.GM's Chevrolet Malibu was the most dependable midsize car, while the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-25/lexus-tops-auto-dependabil
Japan economy makes meek exit from recession

...wages in this year's spring labor negotiations to help boost consumer demand.Last year major corporations such as Toyota Motor Corp. gave the largest wage increases in years. Part-time workers have likewise seen some increases. But overall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-16/japan-economy-makes-meek-e