TITLE

Powertrain expert to lead Ford research

AUTHOR(S)
Connelly, Mary
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;12/18/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5908, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Gerhard Schmidt will join Ford Motor Co. as vice president of research in spring 2001. Previous position as director of powertrain development at BMW AG; Ford chairman William Clay Ford Jr.'s prediction regarding a decrease in reliance on the internal combustion engine; Schmidt's responsibilities relating to development of the first generation of novel powertrain technology in mass-market vehicles.
ACCESSION #
3983377

 

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