DETROIT – Honda Motor Co. Ltd.’s new Accord hybrid electric vehicle (HEV) will be profitable, vows President and CEO Takeo Fukui, who hints a hybrid light truck could be in the company’s future. Fukui made his remarks here at a press conference following a Detroit Economic Club luncheon. (See related story: Honda Launching Hybrid Accord) Honda Accord Hybrid The HEV version of Honda’s top-selling passenger car is scheduled to launch this fall in the U.S., joining the Civic and ...

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