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How Toyota went from a cotton weaver’s dream to global car sales dominance


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Now a titan of global car manufacturing, Toyota has come a long way from humble beginnings. The company bested several hurdles throughout its stratospheric rise, from post-war struggles in Japan to anti-import sentiment in the U.S. in the 1960s.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2017/12/18/sixty-years-of-toyota-usa

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My uncle Tom fought in the South Pacific where the Japanese killed 400,000 American soldiers after launching their cowardly attic at Pearl Harbor. How can an American send money for a Japanese car to Tokyo? We have our auto industry we should support.