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Toyota, the world’s largest car company, issues a massive recall and suspends production of some of its popular models. Ford posts a profit for the first time in four years. An update on safety issues and economic trends in the auto industry.
- Jordan Ziprin retired federal attorney
- Bill Visnic senior editor, Edmunds AutoObserver.com
- Paul Ingrassia journalist and author of "Crash Course: the American Automobile Industry's Road from Glory to Disaster"
- David Shepardson Washington bureau chief, The Detroit News.
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