Hurricane Lutz hits GM

December 2001
Automotive News;12/31/2001, Vol. 76 Issue 5964, p3
Trade Publication
Reports developments of General Motors Co. Emphasis on new-vehicle projects of Robert Lutz; Impact of Lutz on the company; Description on the management of the company's chief executive officer; Rick Wagoner.


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