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Bob Lutz tapped to chair VIA Motors

Former GM CEO Bob Lutz has just been assigned to a slightly offbeat but very compelling post: Chairman of the Board for VIA Motors, an electronic vehicle company that currently offers a line of retrofitted GM trucks. Since his slide from the GM limelite, Lutz has been focusing on pushing electric vehicles for heavier duty, […]

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Bob Lutz tells right wingers to stop criticizing the Volt, provides strong facts

The Chevrolet Volt has been under a lot of scrutiny after a crashed Volt’s battery shorted by coolant caught on fire three weeks after a test by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Ever since, the Volt has become a top-topic for right wingers. Click here for more news on the Chevrolet Volt. Bob Lutz, […]

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Lutz: GM, Hyundai and Volkswagen are the world’s new Big 3

Maximum Bob Lutz is back once again making automotive industry headlines. It was recently announced that Bob Lutz is now back at General Motors in a senior advisor leadership long and has also joined the board of directors electric-vehicle maker VIA Motors. In between GM and VIA, Lutz is also advising Lotus. There is no […]

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Bob Lutz joins electric-vehicle startup VIA

Bob Lutz, the former vice chairman of General Motors who recently rejoined the Detroit automaker as an advisor, doesn’t seem to know how to rest during his retirement. Lutz has now taken a position with electric-vehicle maker VIA Motors. Lutz will become a member of VIA’s board of directors and will help the privately held […]

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Bob Lutz to stay at GM as advisor to senior leadership

General Motors announced today that it will be keeping former Vice Chairman Robert A. “Bob” Lutz to provide counsel to the senior leadership team of the company. “Lutz will be available to executives on a part-time consultancy basis effective immediately,” GM said in a statement. “He brings a wealth of experience built over the course […]

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Lutz: GM ‘is in good hands’ with current management team

Bob Lutz, the former vice chairman of General Motors who continues to serve a consultant to the Detroit automaker, is one of the most respectable men in automotive history. Speaking today at the Ward’s Auto Interiors Conference, Lutz said that the “company is in good hands” with its new management team. Ever since GM restructured under […]

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Lutz: News of me coming back to GM ’caused a stir’ with the U.S. Treasury

Miss Maximum Bob Lutz and his influence on the automotive industry (especially the American auto industry)? Well, don’t be too sad because the former General Motors product chief is throwing in his two cents in two major consulting positions. First and foremost, Lutz has been advising Lotus CEO Dany Bahar and the company’s designers and […]

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Maximum Bob Lutz joins the egmCarTech team

It is true that Bob Lutz will be at the 2011 New York Auto Show to unveil the Lotus Evora S, Lotus Evora IPS and the new Lotus KV Racing Technology. However, what many people don’t know is that Bob Lutz will also be announcing at the 2011 New York Auto Show that he will be joining […]

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Bob Lutz to unveil two Lotus Evora models at 2011 NY Auto Show

At the 2010 Paris Motor Show Lotus unveiled the new additions to the award-winning Evora range with the Lotus Evora S and Lotus Evora IPS. Now we’re not too crazy to see the two models make their North American debut at the 2011 New York Auto Show next month but what we are crazy about […]

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Report: GM talking to Lutz about coming back as a consultant

The Maximum Bob Lutz is like the Michael Jordan of the automotive industry – one of the most respected legends in the industry. Lutz may now pull a Jordan and return to General Motors after retiring last year. According to The Detroit News, GM has been in talks with Lutz about bringing him back as […]

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