TITLE

Minivan Man

PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Automotive News;9/6/1999, Vol. 74 Issue 5836, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
Presents an interview with Harold Sperlich, retired president of Chrysler Corp.'s Chrysler Motors automotive manufacturing unit and the man widely credited as the father of the minivan. Atmosphere at the Ford Motor Co. in the mid-1970s; Role of Chrysler president Lee Iacocca in pushing the minivan concept; Consumer demand for multi-utility-vehicles; Details of how the minivan was developed at Chrysler Corp.
ACCESSION #
2291090

 

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