Toyota had its beginnings in the month of August 1937. It was founded in Japan and since opening its doors has become an international manufacturer of well-known motor vehicles. This company began selling their vehicles in America in the year 1958. Toyota makes compact cars like the Corrolla and the Prius; midsize and full size cars such as the Camry and the Avalon; the Sienna minivan; utility and off road vehicles like the 4Runner and the Highlander; and sports cars like the Toyota 86. Headquartered in Hollywood, California, Toyota averages around 1,200 dealerships in the United States alone.