Global auto makers to invest in fuel-efficient, eco-friendly technologies

Global automakers will invest primarily in fuel-efficient and environment-friendly technology in the

Hybrid fuels would be the most important fuel followed by battery power, fuel cell power and biodiesel power, the survey revealed.

Of the 200 senior executives surveyed, nine in ten expect manufacturers and suppliers to focus on new technologies; while 88 per cent predict manufacturers will increase investment on new products and 78 per cent say suppliers will retain the existing ones.