Automotive news: Digest

February 2000
Automotive News;2/28/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5863, p4
Trade Publication
Reports global developments in the automobile industry as of February 2000. Fuel-injection wire harness circuit modification of the Kia Motors America car models; Information request by the Federal Trade Commission on the Manheim Auction Inc. purchase proposal of the ADT Automotive Inc.; Hiroshi Okuda as the Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association chairman.


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