- classifieds - forums - webmail

Go Back Forums > Categories > General Saturn Discussion

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-28-2009, 07:22 AM   #1
Advanced Member
rossao1 is on a distinguished road
rossao1's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Central Ohio
Posts: 965

2006 ION-3 Sedan
Default Chrysler is union owned? Could Saturn do an employee buy out?

The article for Chrysler is here.

Could Saturn dealers and employees really do this too?

Suddenly, I feel much better about the future of Saturn!
A Saturn owner since 10/91.
'92 SC, '91 SL2, 95 SW1, '06 ION3
other car- '02 Expedition 5.4L
rossao1 is offline   Reply With Quote Sponsored Links
Old 04-28-2009, 02:40 PM   #2
eelfliw is on a distinguished road
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: Mississauga, ON
Posts: 207

2009 Outlook XE
2002 SL
Default Re: Chrysler is union owned? Could Saturn do an employee buy out?

There's also news that GM will be government & union owned -->

If both of these pieces of news comes true, then UAW will become the biggest auto owner in North America. This may cause some serious conflicts of interest with Ford, which is still not union owned but employs UAW workers.

In effect, it becomes the Ford family (and other Ford shareholders) vs the USA government & UAW in the domestic auto business. Can Ford survive against this level of opponents?
eelfliw is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-29-2009, 01:52 PM   #3
Junior Member
ardan is on a distinguished road
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 14
Default Re: Chrysler is union owned? Could Saturn do an employee buy out?

I have for many years been a GM customer, but with the sell out to the UAW I have bought my last "AMERICA" car.

The leaders of the UAW make me sick, they have been the leading cause of the downfall of the America auto industry.... We now have an administration in washington that would rather see the companies fail than to make the Union give in.........

I am not talking about the guys on the lines, I am talking about the UAW admin.....I am a member of the firefighters union and I can tell you that our officers don't care anything about the members.........It is all about the their picture ops with jokes like our President........

Honda, Toyota, Kia here I come.............
ardan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-29-2009, 05:51 PM   #4
Junior Member
kengrubb is on a distinguished road
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Olympia, WA
Posts: 10

2005 RELAY-2
Default Re: Chrysler is union owned? Could Saturn do an employee buy out?

Unless the gumint wants Trabants, they'll leave Ford alone.

The new Fusion hybrid is the bomb. A promised EV Transit Connect in 2010, EV Focus in 2011, and PHEV Escape in 2012. Ford will own the AFV market in America.
kengrubb is offline   Reply With Quote


chrysler, employee buyout, saturn dealers, union

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Opinion: Fiat Should Have Teamed with Saturn Instead of Chrysler Charlie General Saturn Discussion 0 10-11-2009 06:15 PM
GM to be 69% government owned, 20% UAW owned eelfliw General Saturn Discussion 8 05-29-2009 10:12 AM
When Did You First Visit Saturnalia? Before or After You Owned Your First Saturn? Charlie Polls and Questions 46 08-04-2005 02:25 PM
The official end of the Saturn workers Union - link! johnsocal General Saturn Discussion 21 12-16-2003 02:27 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:47 PM.

Advanced Forum Search | Advanced Photo Search

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions Inc. The Saturn Enthusiasts Site.