Toyota founding family scion dodges succession issue


By Chang-Ran Kim, Asia autos correspondent TOKYO, Dec 25 (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp Executive Vice President Akio Toyoda declined on Thursday to discuss the possibility of his taking over as president after media reports he could fill the post as early as April. "Today, these two cars are the stars," Toyoda, a grandson of company founder Kiichiro Toyoda, told a news conference to unveil two compact cars under the Toyota and Daihatsu Motor Co brands, when asked point-blank about the ...

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