Big 3 CEO's see strong 1997

November 1996
Automotive News;11/11/1996, Vol. 71 Issue 5686, p1
Trade Publication
Presents an interview with the chief executive offcers of the United States' Big Three automakers. Ford Motor Corporation Chairman Alex Trotman; Chrysler Corporation Chairman Robert Eaton; and General Motors Corporation Chairman Jack Smith; Performance of the United States automobile industry.


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