Diesels play key role in Ida's plan

Yamaguchi, Yuzo
January 2001
Automotive News;1/29/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5913, p69
Trade Publication
Interviews Yoshinori Ida, president of Isuzu Motors Ltd. on his plans for restructuring the company. Assessment of Isuzu's current condition; Views on the diesel engine market in the United States.


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