What will the auto industry look like in 2012? on Driving the Nation

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Question: Lou Ann, take a look into the future, say around 2012. What will the auto industry look like in the United States? LAH: I believe that at least two of the Detroit 3 will still be American owned, Ford and General Motors. You may start seeing some Chrysler/Fiat cars brought into the United States. [...]

Ed Welburn, GM, on the design of the Chevy Volt

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Ed Welburn is the top designer for General Motors. After the unveiling Welburn took Lou Ann Hammond on a tour of the Volt, talking about the aerodynamics and the design of the car.