Earthquake Shaking up Global Auto Sales Race

MSNBC.com - April 25, 2011

GM weath­ered the Japan earth­quake cri­sis by con­nect­ing with key sup­pli­ers right away and is like­ly to regain the top glob­al sales posi­tion. Toy­ota, how­ev­er, may slip to third due to low pro­duc­tion num­bers from plants shut down as a result of the quake or dis­rupt­ed parts sup­plies.