Blog: Dave LeggettIs Michigan out of the running for VW plant?

Dave Leggett | 5 June 2008

There's nothing that VW wouldn't like more right now than a whole load of media discussion of where VW might want to locate an American factory. Especially if it's getting near to the end and we're in short list territory. The media puff keeps the pressure on.

Conventional wisdom would have it that that plant is going South. Fine. No labour hassles. Great. But maybe Michigan isn't completely washed up? Can the established American auto workers, management, designers and engineers in Michigan (and around there) actually really get it together and look like a good bet for your buck? I really hope so.

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