GM And Tesla Motors, An Electric Combo?

There are 2 comments on the InformationWeek story from Aug 9, 2008, titled GM And Tesla Motors, An Electric Combo?. In it, InformationWeek reports that:

GM's staggering $15 billion loss in the second quarter is the kind of event that may send the automaker into the arms of Ford to make "sweet, sweet engine collaboration love ." On Monday The Detroit News ...

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Manchester, MI

#1 Aug 31, 2008
if gm bought this incapable company, it would be the last move for a stumbling giant. and when it fell, tesla would be the last straw on the back of a once great company. tesla would be a looser for gm, plain and simple. it has no engineering or manufacturing prowess, only ineptitude and clumsiness. the detroit team is the blind leading the blind. sorry rva, bit off way more than you can possibly chew, let alone swallow...don't choke on your ego. good luck, your "car" will need it.

Brighton, MI

#2 Oct 26, 2008
wow, sorry to say I was sooo right. tesla just fired all Detroit based "engineering" team. they gave some the "option" to move to cali, but without moving expenses, home buyouts or salary increases it was just a mute gesture. sorry rva, hate to say i told ya so!

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