FUN FACTS!

 

Did you know that “GO” is the shortest complete sentence in the English language?

There are so many interesting and fun facts that you may not know, like that a hurricane releases more energy than all of the world’s nuclear weapons combined in just 10 minutes!  I bet you also didn’t know that on average 100 people choke to death on ball point pens every year!?  You probably won’t be using any more of those as chew toys at work now, huh?

Here are a few great facts about Toyota that you may not know:

  • Toyota does business in more than 170 countries worldwide; that’s more countries than McDonald’s has with restaurants in over 100 countries.
  • Eighty percent of all Toyotas sold in the last 20 years are still on the road today.
  • Toyota is ranked No. 1 in having the greatest percentage of households return to purchase or lease another Toyota vehicle.
  • The Toyota Camry has repeatedly been the No. 1 selling car in America. It has also won the U.S. Sales Crown for the 12th time in the last 13 years.
  • Toyota annually spends nearly $9 billion (more than $1 million an hour), on research and development toward cars and technologies of the future.
  • Toyota spends more on research and development than any company in the world.
  • Toyota has won more Total Quality awards than any other automaker.
  • Toyota is rated the highest in dependability among all automakers.
  • Toyota has the highest owner loyalty of any automaker.
  • Toyota Motor Corp. is No. 1 among automakers for patent applications and awards in alternative power technology.
  • Toyota has more hybrids on the road than all other automakers.
  • Toyota was named one of the world’s most ethical multinational corporations in the 2009 Covalence Ethical Ranking. This was the fourth year the list has been issued, and Toyota made the list each year.
    • (Rankings are based on labor standard, waste management, product social utility and human rights policy data.)
  • Toyota Motor Sales and Toyota Financial Services each received a perfect rating for diversity and inclusion by the Human Rights Campaign.

You’ve read the facts for yourself. Toyota is great overall, and that’s a fact!  So GO to Toyota of Newnan where you can surely find great service and quality vehicles.  It’s always good to know the facts!

 

 

Sources:

(TMS news release on New Product Leadership campaign, Sept. 21, 2009, based on 2008 AutoPacific New Vehicle Satisfaction Survey.)

(R.L. Polk & Co., Jan. 13, 2010)

(Automotive News, Nov. 2, 2009)

(Nov. 10, 2009 email from TMC Public Affairs Division)

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