So the overseas automakers came in droves to become the new American manufacturers. Most without unions.
Today, Toyota and Honda each build a million units a year in North America. And in August, the Honda and Toyota brands both outsold Dodge for the first time.
Maybe it was a freak month.
But now, Korean automaker Hyundai probably will build a plant in Alabama. And the Koreans already are doing very well here.
So, be careful what you wish for.