How GM Lost Its Sales Crown to Toyota – BusinessWeekIt’s official. Toyota (TM) has finally surpassed General Motors (GM) as the world’s biggest carmaker. The global sales battle has been neck-and-neck for a couple of years. But Toyota ended GM’s 77-year grip on the crown in 2008, according to numbers that came out on Jan.…… Continue reading How GM Lost Its Sales Crown to Toyota
If 18 billion is given to Better Place we will have genuine change. Is it time to ban private ownership of cars?But I do like Megan’s tone. GM goes nuclear – Megan McArdleSo GM wants $18 billion just for itself. Words fail. Or rather, I don’t think I can print the words that immediately come…… Continue reading GM wants 18 billion
The White House Gifts A Bailout; The Politics Of GMme On the Hill – Marc AmbinderIf GM is forced to declare Chapter 7 bankrupcy and shut down immediately, its assets could be sold off. How quickly? No one knows. How many jobs would be lost temporarily? 100,000? Unclear. Permanently? More than a million? Three million?