TORRENCE, Calif. (WTVA) -- Toyota Motor Sales says August was the best month for the automaker in five years.
On Wednesday, the company announced sales of 231,537 vehicles during the month.
TMS officials say the number reflects a raw-volume, unadjusted increase of 22.8 percent when compared to 2012.
Company officials say Toyota remains the number 1 retail brand in the world for the sixth consecutive month.
TMS reports 26,861 Corollas were sold during August, up 10.5 percent over last year.
The company also says they have now sold over 40 million Corollas since it was introduced 47 years ago.
Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi has scheduled an invitation-only unveiling of 2014 Corollas during a ceremony Saturday at the BancorpSouth Arena in Tupelo.