Tag: "shut down"

Mercuryís coffin costing Ford $500 million

Mercuryís coffin costing Ford $500 million

[ 0 ] July 26, 2010 by Rick

As Ford gets ready to shutter the Mercury brand, it is not going to come cheap. Ford has estimated that it will cost in the neighborhood of $500 million to put the brand in itís final resting place. Of course this means buying out Mercury dealers that have signed termination agreements based on their sales […]

Goodbye to the PT Cruiser

Goodbye to the PT Cruiser

[ 0 ] July 2, 2010 by Rick

In less than two weeks, the last PT Cruiser will roll off the line signaling an end to a unique vehicle that Chrysler put into production in 2000. Having sold 1.3 million PTís over the years, the car was adored by some, hated by other but when all is said and done Chrysler has shut […]