CEO scrambles for a lifeline as lawsuits loom, sales sag

December 2000
Automotive News;12/4/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5906, p50
Trade Publication
Reports the efforts of Chrysler group Chief Executive Officer Dieter Zetsche to revive profitability of the company in Canada. Business meetings with several executives; Decline in the sales for November 2000; Schedule of plant closings.


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