Working Saabs asked Obama to rescue the Swedish brand from “Gangster Motors“On Tuesday workers of factory of Saab in Trolhettane passed a protest action against concern GM decision to start liquidation of the Swedish brand. As informs local edition The Local, 3500 persons took part in meeting nearby.
workers came on picket with posters with words “Rescue Saab from“Gangster Motors“(so participants of meeting beat the name of General Motors)“,“Mr. Obama - please, rescue Saab“and“GM - General Mistake (the main error)“.
Besides, participants of the action of the protest directed to the address of head GM of Eda Uitejkera-younger the missive signed by “Saab Automobile AB collective“, with the request not to close the company, and to sell it.“ Show that you constrain the promises, - is told in the letter text. - rescue Saab - sell Saab “.
Earlier it was informed that the management of concern GM made decision to begin Saab liquidation in spite of the fact that three buyers apply for this company. Among them - the Dutch manufacturer of sport cars Spyker, the Swedish group of companies and private investment firm from Luxembourg the owner of“Formuly-1“Berni Ecclestone became which partner.
according to representatives GM, they continue to study offers of potential buyers, simultaneously being engaged in brand liquidation: if there will be an interesting offer Saab will be sold. However vice-president GM Bob Lutts considers that the majority of applicants for this company simply will not have money for its rescue.