TITLE

Into the future

AUTHOR(S)
Krebs, Michelle
PUB. DATE
November 2001
SOURCE
Automotive News;11/5/2001, Vol. 76 Issue 5956, p4D-V
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the technological innovations in the automotive industry. Trends of automotive interiors; Increase of interior space; Conversion of mechanical components to electronic in the automobiles.
ACCESSION #
5546859

 

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