Toyota and BMW Hold Joint News Conference


From left, Yasumori Ihara, director and senior managing officer of... Nieuwsfoto'sAichi,Auto-industrie,Automerk,Azië,BMW,Bedrijfsleven,Bijwonen,Directeur,Financiën,Groot bedrijf,Horizontaal,Japan,Landvoertuig,Nagoya,Ontwikkeling,Oost-Azië,Persconferentie,Takeshi Uchiyamada,Tokio,Toyota Motor,Vervoer,Vicepresident,Yasumori Ihara,ZakenmanPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergFrom left, Yasumori Ihara, director and senior managing officer of Toyota Motor Corp., Takeshi Uchiyamada, vice chairman of Toyota Motor Corp., Herbert Diess, development chief of Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (BMW), and Klaus Froehlich, senior vice president of BMW Group, attend a joint news conference in Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan, on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013. Toyota, the world's biggest maker of gasoline-electric hybrid vehicles, signed a binding agreement with BMW to jointly develop fuel-cell systems for cars. Photographer: Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg via Getty Images