10 Questions for Alan Mulally

Despite an ailing auto market, Ford's CEO eyes a rebound. Alan Mulally will now take your questions

Ben Baker / Redux

Ford CEO Alan Mulally

What are your thoughts on the government intervention in the auto industry? Michael Sturm, ASHLAND, KY.

I can understand why the U.S. government is concerned about the auto industry. Clearly, in Ford's case, we did not ask for government money, but it was very important for us to go with the other members of the industry to make sure our leaders know the importance of the industry to the economy.

Do you want to see GM and Chrysler survive and succeed? Anthony Kuntz, MINNEAPOLIS

We want to see the automobile industry be very vibrant going forward. Eighty percent of the value...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!