GM CEO: Setting a tone for success

November 2000
Automotive News;11/6/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5902, p28
Trade Publication
Interviews Rick Wagoner, chief executive officer of automobile maker General Motors Corp. (GM) about the company's performance and future plans. Sales projections for the company; Comment on the performance of the Pontiac Aztek; Views on the potential benefits of Daewoo, its factories and its dealer networks for GM.


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