TITLE

Ride, handling came first for chief engineer's team

AUTHOR(S)
Rechtin, Mark
PUB. DATE
November 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;11/20/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5904, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
Interviews Kaoru Hosokawa, chief designer of the Toyota's Sequoia full-sized sport-utility vehicle. Trade-offs faced in designing a big sport-utility; Tuning the suspension for off-road ability; Reasons for using the vehicle skid and traction controls instead of a limited-slip differential.
ACCESSION #
3926108

 

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