Toyota, undoubtedly, is Japan’s most famous company. Did you know that the origins of this global corporation can be traced to our own neighborhood here in Aichi? Did you also know that Toyota started as a loom manufacturer and only later developed into the automotive giant we know today? The company’s impact on the region’s – and the nation’s – economy is enormous, so we went to two Toyota museums to find out more about the history of the company as well as the history of the automotive industry in Japan and the world. Not surprisingly, we got to see some really fancy cars!