TOKYO, Feb 7 (Reuters) - Honda Motor Co Ltd and parts supplier Hitachi Automotive Systems Ltd on Tuesday said they would hold a news conference on an operational partnership later in the day.
Honda Chief Executive Officer Takahiro Hachigo and Hitachi Automotive counterpart Hideaki Seki will attend the conference to be held at 0630 GMT in Tokyo, the automaker said.
Hitachi Automotive, a longtime Honda supplier, produces components including engine control units and electric powertrain systems. It also has been developing autonomous driving systems. (Reporting by Naomi Tajitsu)