Ford Mustang http://michiganradio.org en What's behind General Motors' decision to withdraw Chevy from Europe? http://michiganradio.org/post/whats-behind-general-motors-decision-withdraw-chevy-europe <p>Today, General Motors announced plans to largely withdraw its Chevrolet brand from Europe beginning in 2016.</p><p>The automaker says the decision was largely due to a challenging business model and the difficult economic situation in Europe.</p><p>Meanwhile, the Ford Mustang is celebrating its 50th birthday with a new design — and plans to go global.</p><p>Russell Padmore, business reporter for the BBC, joins us from London to talk about the latest auto news.</p><p><em>Listen to full interview above.&nbsp;</em></p><p> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 21:47:47 +0000 Stateside Staff 15557 at http://michiganradio.org What's behind General Motors' decision to withdraw Chevy from Europe? Anticipation, anxiety as Ford nears Mustang reveal http://michiganradio.org/post/anticipation-anxiety-ford-nears-mustang-reveal <p align="LEFT">On Thursday, &nbsp;Ford Motor Company will pull the veil off the redesigned Mustang. For the first time in its nearly 50-year history, the iconic pony car will be sold in every region of the world.</p><p align="LEFT">Talk to just about any Mustang owner, and you'll get a story about how their love affair with the car began.</p><p align="LEFT">Laura Slider of Ann Arbor says she's wanted one ever since she was fifteen, the day a red Mustang appeared in the driveway across the street.</p> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 21:53:24 +0000 Tracy Samilton 15522 at http://michiganradio.org Anticipation, anxiety as Ford nears Mustang reveal