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Braking News: A really cool truck

The reveals continue in Detroit

Photo by Hyundai
Photo by Hyundai

I really love the big auto shows like the NAIAS going on in Detroit. The manufacturers pull out all the stops with new concepts. Some make it into production and some don’t. I hope this Hyundai Santa Cruz crossover truck hits the streets soon.

New boss at GM wants to speed up product development

“I’m a person who looks at the glass as half-full,” she said. “I also believe if you have a problem you better solve it. Because if you don’t solve it, you won’t be here or the company won’t be here.”

Rebecca Cook/Reuters
Rebecca Cook/Reuters

That was a statement in an interview with The New York Times that caught my eye by new GM boss Mary Barra at the Detroit Auto Show. I like her attitude and the fact that GM didn’t do its usual by hiring a banking or investment person. I believe she will do well. Read on.