But Chevy and GM beat everyone in the JD Power survey.
Each one-yen decline in the Japanese currency's value against the dollar
adds about 35 billion yen to Toyota's operating profit, or about 140 billion
yen in the year ended March 31, based on the average exchange rate in the
period versus a year earlier.
The currency shift makes it easier for Japanese carmakers to compete on
price in the U.S. and Europe, where Toyota, Nissan and Honda Motor Co. have
been losing market share to South Korea's Hyundai Motor Co. and Kia Motors