(Adds Toyota comment in paragraph seven) TOKYO, May 1 (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp will build an engine plant in the northern Chinese city of Changchun by 2005 and its Hino Motors unit will start producing trucks and diesel engines in Shanghai from 2004, a Japanese newspaper said on Thursday. Toyota, Japan's biggest auto maker but a laggard in China, is rapidly expanding its presence in the burgeoning Chinese car market. Early in April, Toyota announced a plan to expand its alliance ...
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