Trouble looms for GM
Buick, Cadillac, Corvette: iconic car brands from what was once the world's biggest automaker. Since its inception in 1908, General Motors has put millions of cars on the road and employed generations of Canadians. But competition from overseas began to take its toll in the 1980s, setting GM on a path to bankruptcy in 2009.
Program: The National
Broadcast Date: July 6, 2005
Guest(s): Joseph D'Cruz, Gerald Fedchun, Buzz Hargrove, Bob Lutz, Rick Wagoner
Host: Alison Smith
Reporter: Michael Hornbrook
Last updated: February 10, 2012
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