The Truth About Cars » Müller http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 18:22:21 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » Müller http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com U.S. Court Shoots Down Saab Suit Against GM http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/06/u-s-court-shoots-down-saab-suit-against-gm/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/06/u-s-court-shoots-down-saab-suit-against-gm/#comments Tue, 11 Jun 2013 12:29:40 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=491602 When Spyker sued GM for mucking with Saab’s failed deal with Youngman, and wanted $3 billion for its trouble, TTAC’s resident garage lawyers did not give Spyker big odds. Yesterday, the suit was thrown out. A U.S. federal judge said the GM had the right to block the sale of a company using its technology, […]

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When Spyker sued GM for mucking with Saab’s failed deal with Youngman, and wanted $3 billion for its trouble, TTAC’s resident garage lawyers did not give Spyker big odds. Yesterday, the suit was thrown out. A U.S. federal judge said the GM had the right to block the sale of a company using its technology, […]

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Hot Off The Presses: Youngman Might Also Sue GM Over Saab http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/08/hot-off-the-presses-youngman-might-also-sue-gm-over-saab/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/08/hot-off-the-presses-youngman-might-also-sue-gm-over-saab/#comments Tue, 07 Aug 2012 19:46:49 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=455818 Bringing suit against GM for not letting Saab live another day could be turning into a popular sport. Lars Holmqvist, former head of Europe’s automotive supplier body CLEPA, and as such an insider when it comes to the latest Saab dirt, says that spurned Youngman of China is also thinking of suing GM. Yesterday, Victor […]

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Bringing suit against GM for not letting Saab live another day could be turning into a popular sport. Lars Holmqvist, former head of Europe’s automotive supplier body CLEPA, and as such an insider when it comes to the latest Saab dirt, says that spurned Youngman of China is also thinking of suing GM. Yesterday, Victor […]

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Muller Gives Up, Files For Saab Bankruptcy http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/12/muller-gives-up-files-for-saab-bankruptcy/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/12/muller-gives-up-files-for-saab-bankruptcy/#comments Mon, 19 Dec 2011 08:29:43 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=422801 Sweden’s Aftonbladet reports that Victor Muller filed for bankruptcy of Saab this morning at the court in Vänersborg. Dagens Industri writes that with Saab having declared bankruptcy itself, the matter will be resolved quickly. A bankruptcy order is expected during the day. The actual verdict had been handed down by GM over the weekend. GM […]

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Sweden’s Aftonbladet reports that Victor Muller filed for bankruptcy of Saab this morning at the court in Vänersborg. Dagens Industri writes that with Saab having declared bankruptcy itself, the matter will be resolved quickly. A bankruptcy order is expected during the day. The actual verdict had been handed down by GM over the weekend. GM […]

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Our Daily Saab: Unplugged http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/12/our-daily-saab-unplugged/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/12/our-daily-saab-unplugged/#comments Wed, 07 Dec 2011 16:38:49 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=421735 December 16 is the day Saab’s fate will be decided. Court appointed administrator Guy Lofalk, who yesterday was ready to pull the plug, pulled it today. Currently, Saab is under creditor protection. However, Lofalk asked the Vänersborg District Court to lift the protection, opening the door to final bankruptcy. In a statement cited by Reuters, […]

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December 16 is the day Saab’s fate will be decided. Court appointed administrator Guy Lofalk, who yesterday was ready to pull the plug, pulled it today. Currently, Saab is under creditor protection. However, Lofalk asked the Vänersborg District Court to lift the protection, opening the door to final bankruptcy. In a statement cited by Reuters, […]

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Pangda Starts NDRC Approval Process. Outcome Doubtful http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/pangda-starts-ndrc-approval-process-outcome-doubtful/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/pangda-starts-ndrc-approval-process-outcome-doubtful/#comments Mon, 23 May 2011 13:52:00 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=395867 “There is almost no chance for the government to approve Pangda’s purchase of Spyker’s stake, let alone their plan to set up a new joint venture in China,” so said Zhang Xin, an analyst at Beijing-based Guotai Junan Securities, to Bloomberg. “The deal doesn’t fit in the government’s plan for consolidation.” This came in reaction […]

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“There is almost no chance for the government to approve Pangda’s purchase of Spyker’s stake, let alone their plan to set up a new joint venture in China,” so said Zhang Xin, an analyst at Beijing-based Guotai Junan Securities, to Bloomberg. “The deal doesn’t fit in the government’s plan for consolidation.” This came in reaction […]

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Piech’s Privileged Porsche Plans http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/06/piech%e2%80%99s-privileged-porsche-plans/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/06/piech%e2%80%99s-privileged-porsche-plans/#comments Fri, 25 Jun 2010 14:17:46 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=359545 Germany’s Handelsblatt received  rare access to the usually secretive Porsche patriarch Piech. The Chairman of the Volkswagen Supervisory Board has big plans for his family’s company once Porsche has been assimilated. Here is an excerpt from his list of Porsche Plans: Porsche will get a smaller SUV, below the Cayenne, to compete with the likes […]

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Germany’s Handelsblatt received  rare access to the usually secretive Porsche patriarch Piech. The Chairman of the Volkswagen Supervisory Board has big plans for his family’s company once Porsche has been assimilated. Here is an excerpt from his list of Porsche Plans: Porsche will get a smaller SUV, below the Cayenne, to compete with the likes […]

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Personnel Carousel At Porsche: Winterkorn’s Boys Take Over http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/06/personnel-carousel-at-porsche-winterkorn%e2%80%99s-boys-take-over/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/06/personnel-carousel-at-porsche-winterkorn%e2%80%99s-boys-take-over/#comments Tue, 22 Jun 2010 12:43:37 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=359289 Management changes at Porsche. CEO Macht will be disempowered, or “entmachtet”, as the Germans say. „It becomes clear that Winterkorn will change out the top management at Porsche and will replace it step by step with confidantes from his inner circle,” writes Automobilwoche [sub]. Macht, a protégé of disgraced Wendelin Wiedeking, won’t be sent to […]

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Management changes at Porsche. CEO Macht will be disempowered, or “entmachtet”, as the Germans say. „It becomes clear that Winterkorn will change out the top management at Porsche and will replace it step by step with confidantes from his inner circle,” writes Automobilwoche [sub]. Macht, a protégé of disgraced Wendelin Wiedeking, won’t be sent to […]

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