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Toyota Corolla Start of Production Event Burnaston.

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Toyota launches new Corolla

The official start of production of the all-new Toyota Corolla Hatchback and Touring Sports wagon was marked yesterday by a ceremony at Bondholder Toyota Manufacturing UK's (TMUK) car plant at Burnaston in Derbyshire.

The Corolla is the world’s best-selling car with 46 million sold globally since its introduction in 1966. The launch follows a £240 million investment into the Derbyshire plant.

TMUK Managing Director, Marvin Cooke said: “This is a proud day for everyone at TMUK, making the new TNGA Corolla is a major milestone in our production history."

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