TORONTO – A leaked Toyota Motor Corp. document obtained by a Detroit newspaper that says the auto maker is preparing for a political and consumer backlash due to its success in the U.S. is a “public relations ploy,” a top General Motors Corp. executive says. “I would kindly refer to that (document) as yet another carefully honed Toyota public relations ploy to make everybody say, ‘Oh no, we don’t resent you. We love you. Look at what you’re doing for American jobs and American ...

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