Jeremy Wells has taken a pilgrimage to the home of Toyota in Nagakute, Japan
The trusty vehicles are a favourite with New Zealanders.
Whether a Prius, a Corolla or Camry, most Kiwis at one time in their lives will have driven one.
In fact, the Toyota Corolla was the biggest selling car in New Zealand last year.
Take a tour of Toyota's home base with Jeremy in the video above.