At the media breakfast for the Los Angeles Auto Show last week, Ford's Wofgang Reitzle hit the headlines with some off the cuff comments which lived up to his reputation for straight talking. His speech was a wide-ranging and candid take on the state of the auto industry as we enter 2001. At just-auto, we have obtained a transcript of his comments from Ford and we found it a good read. Here, we share it with you.