Auto News: digest

March 2000
Automotive News;3/13/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5865, p4
Trade Publication
Presents news briefs in the automobile industry as of March 13, 2000. Includes Toyota Motor Corp.'s plan to raise its stake in its truck-making affiliate Hino Motors Ltd.; Commencement of the sale of Nissan's 2001 Pathfinder; Earnings losses incurred by Ballard Power Systems in 1999.


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