The things of love, just as it happens with people, also be applied to the automobile sector. Suzuki is one of the brands that are well aware what is a relationship in which everything seemed to strawberries and champagne and ended all full of clouds. Her divorce from the Volkswagen Group has lasted six years, and during this time the Japanese manufacturer not been able to establish partnerships with other manufacturers.
But the worst is over and the Japanese brand is now completely free. He problem is that to anyone you like be only, and as the sector of the car is very competitive, to Suzuki not le has been more remedy that search a new couple with which share penalties and joys. The new partner is neither more nor less than his Japanese compatriot Toyota.
Thanks to a press release provided by Toyota and Suzuki have known that is has established a collaboration agreement between both firms. Its rubric it was held at the headquarters of Toyota in Tokyo and has been signed by the President of Toyota, Akio Toyoda, and Osamu Suzuki, Chairman of the signing of the “S”. In this release are informed that both companies want to make advances in research and development to apply to their models.
Through this agreement, to Daihatsu, Suzuki will provide the know-how necessary so that it remains a firm specialized in the development and creation of Kei-Cars. In this way, Toyota will have access to new markets where small vehicles are very important. By the contrary, Toyota will provide to Suzuki the access and knowledge necessary to the technology hybrid, systems of propulsion by stack of hydrogen and driving autonomous. Thus Suzuki will not stay behind in terms of propulsion systems and engines for your range is concerned.
We hope that this agreement lasts long and leave us good and varied models. Congratulations to the bride and groom. Be happy and eat partridges.
Source – Suzuki – Toyota