Another win for Toyota twin

December 1999
Automotive News;12/6/1999, Vol. 74 Issue 5851, p2
Trade Publication
Provides information on several issues on the automobile industry in the United States. Details on the 1999-2000 Japan Car of the Year awarded to the Toyota Vitz; Urge of the Natural Resources Defense Council for automakers to escalate efforts to develop and sell electric-gas hybrid vehicles to improve air quality; Car auction of autos.com to be conducted by HitDomains.


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