Ford took a minute to be introspective about his relationship with Mulally, “It’s been a great relationship both personally and professionally. When you enter into something like this you certainly enter into it with a professional viewpoint, but anything that may develop after that is an unknown. One of the pleasant things that has happened to me is how much I’ve enjoyed being around him as a person.”
Lou Ann Hammond is the CEO of Carlist and Driving the Nation. She is the co-host of Real Wheels Washington Post carchat every Friday morning and is the Automotive, energy correspondent for The John Batchelor Show and a Contributor to Automotive Electronics magazine headquartered in Korea. Hammond is a founding member of the Women's World Car of the Year #WWCOTY, and board member of the Women in Automotive.