VW replaces GM as world’s second-biggest automaker

February 3, 2014 8:21 am


Europe’s largest carmaker, Volkswagen has sold a total of 9.73 million vehicles in 2013, overtaking General Motors (GM) to become the world’s second-biggest car maker after Japanese giant Toyota, AFP has reported. The figure covers all 12 of VW’s brands, including truck makers MAN and Scania, a VW spokesman said. “These are the definitive of all our brands. They are comparable with our rivals, who also include heavy trucks,” he said.

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