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What’s really wrong at Toyota

Akio Toyoda spoke to the U.S. Congress last week and apologized for his company’s failures to perform. (As an aside, it is interesting that Charlie Rangel has no problem holding Mr. Toyoda responsible for the failures of people who work … Continue reading

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Toyota vs Audi and unintended acceleration

Toyota has taken the unprecedented¬†step of shutting down production of eight of their automobile manufacturing lines until they can figure out what is causing the unintended acceleration of their vehicles. This “automatic acceleration option” is similar to the problem Audi … Continue reading

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