Feature Article: Toyota And BMW Confirm Diesel And Battery Partnership
Toyota and BMW took to the stage at this week's Tokyo Motor Show to announce an engine and technology sharing partnership. The news follows reports earlier this week that a deal was in the offing.
The two carmakers have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) which will see BMW supply 1.6 and 2.0 litre diesel engines to Toyota from 2014, in exchange for collaborative research on next-generation lithium-ion battery technology.
The diesel engines will go into a number of Toyota... continue reading