Alan Mulally

Jeff Gilbert’s Top Car Stories Of 2012

We’re taking this space as the year wraps up to bring you the biggest, most controversial stories that dominated Motown in 2012.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/25/2012

Alan Mulally (L) and Mark Fields (Credit: Bryan Mitchell/Getty Images)

Fields Promoted To No. 2 Job At Ford

But, Alan Mulally is staying through at least 2014


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Before Lansing Appearance, Romney Says He Deserves ‘A Lot Of Credit’ For Auto Success

It comes after Romney famously wrote an opinion piece for the New York Times titled “Let Detroit Go Bankrupt” during the height of the industry’s woes in 2009.

CBS Detroit–05/08/2012

Bob Shanks and Raji Nair (Courtesy: Ford Motor Company)

2 Top Ford Execs Retiring, Mulally Staying Put

Ford is losing two top executives, but the company’s CEO says he isn’t going anywhere.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/09/2012

Delphi's concept control panel at CES

CES Day Four: Innovation On Parade

How could I possibly top three straight 18-hour days prowling the International Consumer Electronics Show? Easy, With a fourth 18-hour day that as usual held so much fascinating stuff that you don’t realize you’re tired until it’s over.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/11/2012

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Ford CEO Says More Jobs Coming To U.S.

Alan Mulally confirming that Ford plans to add thousands more new jobs over the next two years.


In this 2005 Photo, Former NFL player Desmond Howard gets settled into his car during the Richard Petty Driving Experience at the Daytona International Speedway in Florida. (Getty Images)

Former Lion Desmond Howard To Grand Marshal At MIS

NASCAR’s Pure Michigan 400 revs up Michigan International Speedway this Sunday, and former U of M and pro football star Desmond Howard will serve as Grand Marshal.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2011

Ford CEO Alan Mulally. (Getty Images File)

Mulally Encouraged To Have Focus On Debt Crisis

One week and counting for the debt limit deadline in Washington. Although, neither side in Washington appears willing to budge on the debt ceiling debate.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/26/2011

Ford F-150 pick-up truck. (Getty Images)

Mulally Personally Delivers New F-150 Pick-Up Truck

The president and CEO of Ford Motor Company made a stop in South Carolina to make good on a promise to a friend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2011

Ford Motor Company CEO - Alan Mulally. iStockphoto

Ford Aims To Sell 8 Million Cars

President and CEO Alan Mulally told reportes the company is hoping to sell 8 million vehicles by mid-decade, up from 5.3 million vehicles last year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2011