All this talk of cars is great, but sometimes its good to know some solid facts. You might find the following table interesting. This is the total global sale results for 2005.
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RankingAutomaker2005 Global Sales

1

General Motors8,381,805

2

Toyota Motor Corp.8,120,000

3

Ford Motor Co.6,208,700

4

Volkswagen AG5,242,793

5

DaimlerChrysler AG4,854,700

6

Hyundai-Kia Automotive Group3,715,095

7

Nissan Motor Co.3,597,748

8

PSA/Peugeot-Citroen SA3,390,000

9

Honda Motor Co.3,365,000

10

Renault SA2,533,428

Hmm! Seems like Toyota is catching up fast, more interesting though is how Hyundai & Kia are now ranked number 6! Seems like we need to email nearly 4 million people to ask them why!