DETROIT — General Motors Corp. and Toyota Motor Corp. are partnering under a five-year contract to develop environmentally friendly vehicles. The two automakers will develop alternate-fuel vehicles through 2003 under terms of the agreement, targeting rivals Ford Motor Co. and DaimlerChrysler AG's proclamations to manufacture fuel-cell vehicles in four years. A technical tie-up between the two companies has been in the works for some time. Toyota officials predicted at the company's ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"GM, Toyota team up to develop new technology" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.