Has GM Lost Faith in the Quality of It's Own Cars?
Slashing the length of warranties suggests that it has.
This isn't the sort of thing you want to see. GM has quietly announced in a letter to dealerships that it will be cutting its five-year powertrain warranty from covering 100,000 miles...
Poof! $20B Likely Lost On GM, Says Former Auto Czar
By Joann Muller
Sep. 20 2010
If you were missing $20, would you be willing to write it off as “lost money”? What if you lost $20 billion?
The thought went through my head as I was perusing Steven Rattner’s new book, “Overhaul: An...
Yes, tire shaving. We’ll forgive you if you’re not familiar with it, as this art*has understandably become less popular and less necessary in the time since the radial tire overtook the market in the ’60s and ’70s. Before then, tire manufacturing was not very accurate and new tires...
The Minivan. A Ford Idea
A brief history note about the Ford MiniMax and the Ford Carrousel
Ford can hardly take credit for the minivan. Although the concept was conceived and researched by Ford in the early to mid 1970s, it was Chrysler who took the risk of investing in its...