When General Motors and Chrysler declared bankruptcy in 2009 and immediately targeted thousands of dealerships for closure, tens of thousands of jobs and billions of dollars were on the line. Staring down two of the largest manufacturers in the world - as well as President Obama's Automotive Task Force - a determined triumvirate of car dealers banded together and went to Washington, D.C. to make their voices heard. Alan and Alison Spitzer's fast-paced memoir takes readers behind the scenes as qcitizen's lobbyistsq traverse throughout all of the major corridors of power in the nation's capital to make their case and bring justice to thousands of small business across the country.Mulallya#39;s direction, the Ford Five Hundred and Freestyle and Mercury Montego nameplates were dropped and the previouslyretired Taurus and Sable labels slapped onto freshened versions of the large sedans, while the Freestyle CUV became ... In 2010, Volvo was sold and a new 2012 compact Ford Focus was unveiled.
|Title||:||Grand Theft Auto|
|Author||:||Alan Spitzer, Alison Spitzer|
|Publisher||:||New Year Publishing - 2011|