New Toyota plant takes on the Big 3

Marcotte, Michael
May 1999
Automotive News;5/24/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5820, p16n
Trade Publication
Presents information on the pickup production operations of Indiana-based Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indiana Inc. Production of the Tundra pickup.


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