- July 2, 2009
Toyota on Top this Year
Toyota tops American made cars this year according to the American-Made index released by cars.com. Even in the troubled economy Toyota sales have sky rocketed and people have embraced its presence in their lives. Toyota cars go a long way in providing you domestic utility solutions as well as practical support. They are tough and trendy and come of great help to anybody. The Toyota has really been on the top rank of movers and shakers of the main cars of the year. This brand has topped all sales records with certain models and extended a huge US based market.
The Ford F150 lost its top rank as compared to 2006. The new number one is Toyota Camry. The parts of this model got assembled in Georgetown, KY as well as Lafayette, In. the Camry’s domestic part contents helped it reach this top position though it really edged out F150 by a long shot. There have been dramatic high as well as low sales with the Ford F-150 while Toyota made rather spectacular and steady sales of the Camry, Sienna, Tundra and Venza. Venza was in fact released this year only.
GM placed the Chevrolet Malibu, Silverado and GMC Sierra with the Ford F-150. Ford Taurus too enjoys high domestic part contents that being about 90% with it. Al Odyssey, the Lincoln and one Honda went to the top ten ranking with 80% domestic parts with them. The comprehensive list of ranking includes:
1. Toyota Camry – Georgetown, Ky.; Lafayette, Ind.
2. Ford F-150 – Dearborn, Mich.; Claycomo, Mo.
3. Chevrolet Malibu – Kansas City, Kan.
4. Honda Odyssey – Lincoln, Ala.
5. Chevrolet Silverado 1500 – Fort Wayne, Ind.
6. Toyota Sienna – Princeton, Ind.
7. Toyota Tundra – San Antonio, TX
8. GMC Sierra 1500 – Fort Wayne, Ind.
9. Ford Taurus – Chicago.
10. Toyota Venza – Georgetown, Ky.