Fatal flaw born as GM cut costs
Firm’s culture of counting pennies, squeezing suppliers faulted
Posted: March 22, 2014 at 6:05 a.m.
DETROIT — The cars at the center of General Motors Co.’s February recall were still on the drawing board when a top engineer gathered more than a dozen managers and told them to build them for less.
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