Toyota North America CEO Jim Lentz on the automaker's line of cars and trucks, the outlook for the company and why tariffs are the company's biggest concern.videoMy biggest fear is tariffs: Toyota North America CEO

Toyota North America CEO Jim Lentz on the automaker’s line of cars and trucks, the outlook for the company and why tariffs are the company’s biggest concern.

Toyota Motor is taking a stake in rival Japanese automaker Suzuki Motor.

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Toyota is spending more than $900 million for a 4.9 percent stake.

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The move comes three years after the two companies started to consider a partnership.

The automaker's partnership will concentrate on developing technologies for autonomous driving, according to the Wall Street Journal.

In June, Toyota announced it would increase its focus on electric vehicles.

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Suzuki tied up with Volkswagen in 2009, but that deal eventually ended and the partnership was dissolved.

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