On the air: Bob Lutz, Mike Jackson, and more offer perspectives on the crash

In this special edition podcast, Automotive News reporters sat down with key industry insiders and our own editors to discuss what the 2008-2009 crash of the industry was like at the time. Listen below for excerpts from the interviews with former General Motors executive Bob Lutz, AutoNation CEO Mike Jackson, and Automotive News Editors Dave Versical and James B. Treece about the event that brought the crisis into high-definition: GM declaring that it was about to go broke.

For a full round-up of our look-back at the industry crisis, click here.

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