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Forum: General Saturn Discussion 02-16-2009, 07:23 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,823
Posted By Joep76
Sad Re: February 17th Preview? Lutz Tells Automotive News that Despite Good Cars, Saturn

That seals it for me as well. I had a good feeling this was going to be the fait for Saturn. As soon as the pulled funding and removed the future products from there site I knew it was over. I was...
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 02-13-2009, 07:45 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,915
Posted By Joep76
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 02-12-2009, 08:06 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,915
Posted By Joep76
Saturn could get the ax within a week!!

I have heard this news from GMinside news.
Thought I would post it here.

GM is hastily preparing a report for the federal government that will outline how the struggling automaker will return to...
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 01-24-2009, 11:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,324
Posted By Joep76
Re: GM Should Use Saturn to Test New Business Model

NO:ugh::ugh::ugh::nosign::nosign:
Saturn has been threw enough experiments and transformations.
Anymore changes to the brand will confuse consumers even more than they are now.
No one wants to buy...
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 01-24-2009, 10:46 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,196
Posted By Joep76
Re: Wagoner: GM May Keep Saturn as It Trims Brands

[QUOTE=youknowme;1382984]Do you really think that it was entirely about price? GM failed to strike when the iron was hot, in heyday of Saturn, in the mid nineties, to grow the brand.QUOTE]

It...
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 01-01-2009, 12:07 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 4,806
Posted By Joep76
Re: The ION Killed Saturn.

That is a very good point. It's like saying the preception of the Saturn small car died not the car itself.
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 01-01-2009, 12:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,258
Posted By Joep76
Re: GM Announces New 4.9% Loan Financing for Up to 60 Months on Select 2008 and 2009

Yes, of course, they are. They are doing whatever it takes to get rid of the remaining Saturn stock. So they can close up shop.
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 01-01-2009, 11:58 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,482
Posted By Joep76
Re: Jill Lajdziak: Saturn "Examining Various Alternatives" and Exploring "New Busines

I feel the same way as you. That is likely the case. Will not, can not be its own company. Everyone got to come back to reality.
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 12-31-2008, 02:46 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,482
Posted By Joep76
Re: Jill Lajdziak: Saturn "Examining Various Alternatives" and Exploring "New Busines

I can't beileve you people are still talking about Saturn split from GM and starting it's own company.
That is just obsurd. Saturn is just a division, a department of GM. It was created by GM and...
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 12-31-2008, 08:01 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,482
Posted By Joep76
Re: Jill Lajdziak: Saturn "Examining Various Alternatives" and Exploring "New Busines

Sorry, I got caught up in the moment. Got too emotional.
I wish everything will workout for Saturn and GM as well.
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 12-29-2008, 12:42 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,482
Posted By Joep76
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 12-28-2008, 10:44 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,482
Posted By Joep76
Re: Jill Lajdziak: Saturn "Examining Various Alternatives" and Exploring "New Busines

GM can't afford to change the focus of Saturn again.
I think the 4 possibilties you mentioned is just a decoy derived from the company to confuse people and keep them speculating. That would by...
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 12-28-2008, 09:58 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,482
Posted By Joep76
Re: Jill Lajdziak: Saturn "Examining Various Alternatives" and Exploring "New Busines

Oh I know exactly what you mean about the GMI post. I read that. That was one post the almost turned me completely thinking Saturn is out. But you never know what statements are facts or BS. I...
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 12-27-2008, 06:54 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,482
Posted By Joep76
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 12-27-2008, 06:07 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,482
Posted By Joep76
Re: Jill Lajdziak: Saturn "Examining Various Alternatives" and Exploring "New Busines

[QUOTE=loyalsales;1372216]As the post from GminsidenewsQUOTE]

Can you send me a link to the post you were refering to. I can't find it on the GMI site. Thanks.
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 12-27-2008, 06:03 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,482
Posted By Joep76
Re: Jill Lajdziak: Saturn "Examining Various Alternatives" and Exploring "New Busines

That is a great post. I believe that may be the case for the brand.

And Charlie may be in on the act too. Just to keep the fans in order.
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 12-27-2008, 01:11 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,482
Posted By Joep76
Re: Jill Lajdziak: Saturn "Examining Various Alternatives" and Exploring "New Busines

I agree with your comments and do think that Saturn was good for the company, that is why I have been a loyal costomer for 10 years.
But the thing is good word did not spread throughout the country,...
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 12-27-2008, 12:59 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,482
Posted By Joep76
Re: Jill Lajdziak: Saturn "Examining Various Alternatives" and Exploring "New Busines

Sorry to say but you just contradicted yourself. Does Saturn not have designs from outside this country? Did you forget that Saturns are Opels?
The thing here is that GM needs to restructure and...
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 12-27-2008, 12:36 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,482
Posted By Joep76
Re: Jill Lajdziak: Saturn "Examining Various Alternatives" and Exploring "New Busines

I agree.
If VUE is the same as Equinox. But the Equinox had better fuel economy, better options at a cheaper price. I will go with equinox.

Why have an overlap of vehicles that will steal...
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 12-27-2008, 11:23 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 4,806
Posted By Joep76
Re: The ION Killed Saturn.

I agree with you about the ION. But I don't agree that Saturn should stay.
As you said Saturn "was" a good idea. Its too late. The story of Saturn has ended. Time to move on. And use the...
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 12-27-2008, 10:58 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,482
Posted By Joep76
Re: Jill Lajdziak: Saturn "Examining Various Alternatives" and Exploring "New Busines

Talking about outside the box. Do you look outside the box of Saturnfans?
Are you a GM fan? I am not just a Saturn fan, I am a fan of the whole GM brand. :us::us: And if it is not working for...
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 12-27-2008, 10:02 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,482
Posted By Joep76
Re: Jill Lajdziak: Saturn "Examining Various Alternatives" and Exploring "New Busines

Don't take this in a bad way, I have been a fan and loyal Saturn owner for years. But you just have to have an open mind and face the facts.

The reason is... Besides the couple of thousand of...
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 12-26-2008, 04:28 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,482
Posted By Joep76
Re: Jill Lajdziak: Saturn "Examining Various Alternatives" and Exploring "New Busines

That would be great. But The thing is Saturn was never a seperate company. I was created by GM. It was GM's experiment to start fresh. And they failed. It can not be a company of its own. It...
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 12-26-2008, 10:15 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,482
Posted By Joep76
Re: Jill Lajdziak: Saturn "Examining Various Alternatives" and Exploring "New Busines

Check out this article.

It does provide a glimmer of hope. But notice how it doesn't indicate any future plans for Saturn. It only says they are focused on selling 07 and 08 models. So to me...
Forum: General Saturn Discussion 12-26-2008, 08:34 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,482
Posted By Joep76
Re: Jill Lajdziak: Saturn "Examining Various Alternatives" and Exploring "New Busines

Charlie
This is what all the doom and gloom is about. I have been follow this recent bailout and restructuring since it became public in november.
I have been trying to stay optimistic about...
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