Toyota Motor Corp.: A Brief History and Global Presence

Toyota Motor Corp.

One of the most famous Japanese automakers is Toyota. The company Toyota Motor Co. was founded in 1937, and the first released car became Model AA (off the line a year earlier, when the company was still a part of the Toyoda Automatic Loom Works).

Toyota Motor Corporation was formed by the merger of Toyota Motor Co. and Toyota Motor Sales Co. in 1982. Today, the corporation has a strong industrial base and producing companies operating in several countries. It also has a well-developed network of representation offices and service centers that deal with car sales, spare parts supply and servicing.