(TORONTO, Ontario) ? Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) today announced that it has sold its one-millionth Toyota Corolla in this country.
?Aska Canadian why they love their Toyota Corolla, and they'll tell youit's dependable, affordable, and fuel-efficient. These core values arewhat bring Corolla drivers back to this popular vehicle, year afteryear after year,? said Tony Wearing, Managing Director of Toyota CanadaInc. ?What's more, Canadians have made the Corolla their own in manyways - from building the Corolla to the highest quality standards inthe world, to buying them one million times. I'd like to thank Canadiandrivers for helping to make the Toyota Corolla one of the world's mostpopular vehicles.?
Reaching theone-million-sales benchmark is just the latest milestone for theCorolla, which is one of Toyota's best-selling vehicles world wide.First introduced in 1966, the Toyota Corolla has been built at ToyotaMotor Manufacturing Canada Inc. (TMMC) since 1988, and is also built atToyota assembly plants in more than a dozen other countries.
TheCorolla has been honored with six CAA Pyramid Awards? for overallvehicle ownership satisfaction, and has been named Best Compact Carfive times in the Initial Quality Study from J.D. Power and Associates.
Forthe 2007 model year, the Toyota Corolla continues to provide Canadiandrivers with the outstanding combination of qualities that have made ita best-seller from the very beginning.
TheToyota Corolla's formula for success is no secret: Take equal partsquality, durability and reliability, add a generous helping of occupantprotection and wallet-friendly fuel economy, and finish withexceptional performance and sleek good looks. The result is a compactcar that is as fun to drive as it is smart to own.
The2007 Toyota Corolla is available in three well-equipped trim levels;CE, Sport, and LE. Each trim level can be customized to suit individualcustomer preferences by using Toyota's online accessory configurator.The configurator can be found online at www.toyota.ca, or by visitingany Toyota dealership.
As it has beenfor 40 years, every Toyota Corolla represents superb value for themoney, carrying a Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price starting atjust $15,785.
About Toyota Canada
ToyotaCanada Inc. is the exclusive Canadian distributor of Toyota and Lexusvehicles, and Toyota lift trucks. Toyota Canada's head office is inToronto, with regional offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal andHalifax. Toyota parts and accessories are distributed through TCI'sParts Distribution Centres in Toronto and Vancouver.
TCIsupports more than 260 Toyota, Lexus and Toyota Industrial Equipmentdealers in Canada with services that include training, marketing,environmental and customer satisfaction initiatives. For more, visitTCI online at www.toyota.ca.