A GM and Ford merger was discussed -Business Week


NEW YORK, June 26 (Reuters) - A merger of U.S. automakers General Motors Corp and Ford Motor Co was discussed, but shot down at a recent management meeting at GM, according to an article in the July 7 edition of Business Week. The idea was floated by a senior GM executive, but set aside as such a deal could be a huge distraction and double many of the numerous problems that both companies are facing, said the report, citing someone familiar with the discussion. However, such a deal would ...

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