Minivan Man

September 1999
Automotive News;9/6/1999, Vol. 74 Issue 5836, p32
Trade Publication
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.


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