Japanese carmaker Toyota is among the world's top 20 companies in terms of revenues. It's in a neck-and-neck race with Germany's Volkswagen for being the largest auto maker by sales.
Toyota is bending over backwards to polish up its image as a reliable carmaker, following a series of painful recalls in the past few years. This page collates recent DW content on the company.
Qatar's Nasser Al-Attiyah has won the first stage of the Dakar Rally in the Peruvian town of Pisco. Nine-time rally world champion Sebastian Loeb of France endured a torrid opening day, finishing in 29th place.