Krishnan M. Anantharaman News Editor Krishnan M. Anantharaman is a news editor who directs coverage of GM, regulation and marketing. He is a member of the Editorial Board and editor of the Automotive Views newsletter. [email protected] 313-446-6788 See All Staff Page Recent Stories As cars slide, Toyota leans in In a market that's tilted 70-30 toward light trucks, why does Toyota bother to invest in cars? Because in that smaller market, Toyota is a giant. And it has even more elbow room now that the Detroit 3 have decided to vacate several car segments. When the minivan gets too quiet If a central challenge of autonomous vehicles is easing the tedium of driving, it's the same challenge facing the developers of the modern minivan.