Osamu Suzuki: We will tighten our ties to GM

December 1999
Automotive News;12/6/1999, Vol. 74 Issue 5851, p36
Trade Publication
Presents an edited excerpt of an interview with Suzuki Motor Corp. chief executive officer Osamu Suzuki. Relationship with General Motors; Details on the launching of a car developed jointly with General Motor's Opel unit; Cars sold by the company in the United States; Projections on the Japanese car market in year 2000 and 2001.


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