The following editorial appears in this week’s edition of Automotive News
It is hard to believe Toyota Motor Corp. executives were taken by surprise — as they say they were — when the company’s U.S. sales shot past 2 million units last year.
The Toyota, Lexus and Scion brands gained a full percentage point in market share, while General Motors and Ford together lost nearly 2 percentage points.
How should General Motors, Ford and the Chrysler group respond?
By now it seems the American companies have…