Volkswagen Overtakes Toyota to Become Biggest Automaker in the World in 2014.
For the very first time VW achieves this with the aid of strong demand from Audi and Skoda cars.
Volkswagen Group is now the biggest car company in the world, overtaking Toyota, who actually registered a decline in demand during 2014.
Volkswagen Group managed to deliver 9,919,305 automobiles over the course of 2014, very close to the 10 million mark. Toyota actually registered a decline in sales of 2.3 percent. 9,818,609 models were delivered, 224,511 fewer than in the previous year.
Third comes GM after all the recalls retails 8,017,844 automobiles, 70,000 less cars sold by Renault comes 4th.
The leap in slaes and commendable is Hyundai which comes 5th as in the global ranking with 7,550,383 cars. Volkswagen Overtakes Toyota to Become Biggest Automaker in the World in 2014 - autoevolution