TOYOTA PRESIDENT FUJIO CHO VISITS DETROIT AUTO SHOW.
Toyota President Fujio Cho poses in front of the TOYOTA E.COM battery-electric vehicle January 12, at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) at Detroit's Cobo Center. While still in the development stage, Toyota is considering production of the E.COM as a small two-seat battery/electric vehicle. Cho's presence marks the first visit to the NAIAS by any Toyota Motor Corp. chief executive. Cho called for cooperation among automakers on environmental issues.