PHILADELPHIA – Working together with engineering and manufacturing counterparts is one way designers can create cars, such as the Pontiac Solstice, that sell for under $20,000, says Ed Welburn, General Motors Corp.’s design chief, in an interview at the recent international auto how here. Welburn frequently attends engineering meetings with Jim Queen, vice president-North American Engineering, when Queen is chairing vehicle-development progress reviews, both overseas and in the U.S. ...

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