Sales may fall, but Wagoner says GM is ready

November 2001
Automotive News;11/19/2001, Vol. 76 Issue 5958, p18
Trade Publication
Presents an interview with Chief Executive Officer Rick Wagoner of the General Motors on business plans. Adjustments of production on the decrease of sales; Response to the criticism on design head Wayne Cherry; Expansion of the sale of Daewoo automobiles.


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