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A software problem is prompting a recall at Chrysler.
Ford sales were up 6 percent in September. Chrysler sales rose 1 percent. Total industry is expected to be down about 5 percent.
“There’s been no change to what we announced in November,” said Ford Chief Operating Officer Mark Fields.
“If you have an option to buy one of these systems, it’s definitely worthwhile, and some of the systems may be more value for the money than others,” says David Zuby, chief research officer for the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
The 38-year-old Marion Township man apologized in court “for not doing a good job.”
COO Mark Fields says CEO Alan Mulally is “absolutely focused on the business.” New reports say Mulally is being wooed by Microsoft.
GM CEO Dan Akerson says we’re coming close to the day when a woman will be the chief executive at one of America’s major carmakers.
Systems that brake for drivers perform well in a series of independent tests.
Dan Akerson says given the talent of women in the auto industry, it’s inevitable.