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GM, Toyota, global sales, economy

VehiclesToyota Motor Corp.General Motors
New Toyota cars and trucks are sold at Toyota of Whittier on July 23, 2008 in Whittier, California. Toyota Motor sold almost 300,000 more vehicles than General Motors in the first half of 2008 putting the Japanese automaker on a course to overtake GM, the world's biggest automaker for the... David McNew / Getty Images