For the first time in five years was the Toyota, the world's most selling car brand, measured on a year. It became a reality when the japanese automobile giant in 2020 sold just over 9.5 million cars globally. It was just enough to beat Volkswagen, which sold 9.3 million cars worldwide last year.
It writes Reuters.
Toyota's total car sales fell by 11,3 percent from 2019 to 2020 due to coronapandemien, while Volkswagen's sales in the same period decreased by 15.2 percent.
According to Reuters, due to Toyota's slight decline compared with the Volkswagen, that the japanese have done well on home soil and in Asia in general, where markets have been less affected by the coronapandemien than the markets in Europe and the UNITED states, where car dealers and factories in the higher the degree has been decommissioned because of the restrictions.
Our focus is not on what position we have, but on serving our customers, " says a spokesperson from Toyota, according to the media on the first place.
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Although it also went Toyota well in Denmark in 2020, the japanese car brand see itself beaten by two competitors.
Toyota was according to figures from The Danish car importers the third most sold car brand in Denmark in 2020, with 15.359 new cars on the roads, surpassed only by Peugeot and Volkswagen, respectively, 17.495 and 24.768 sold cars.
the Toyota landed on a total market share of nybilssalget in the last year of 7.8 percent. The best-selling Toyota model in the 2020 at home was mikrobilen Aygo.
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