INTERVIEW: Bob Lutz offers opinions on vehicles of the 2014 Detroit auto show; And fighter planes
1:56 PM, Jan 13, 2014
2:04 PM, Jan 13, 2014
DETROIT (WXYZ) - Automotive executive Bob Lutz - now with VIA Motors - spent a few minutes with us Monday afternoon. The outspoken industry veteran shared his opinions on the cars being produced by each of the Big Three automakers.
During the seven minute segment on
WXYZ's webcast, Lutz said he thinks the new Ford F-150 is "gorgeous." He called the General Motors products, "A lineup of all winners." Chrysler, he said, "In great shape."
Lutz also revealed that he is hoping to be named "Oldest living pilot of a tactical military jet," by Guinness World Records. He said he flew one of his planes yesterday.
Now working with VIA Motors, Lutz also spoke about his company's electric vehicles and their potential use as delivery vans and trucks.