Podcast: Howes on Sergio peddling FCA, please

Daniel Howes
The Detroit News
Daniel Howes' Weekend Essay

Detroit News Columnist Daniel Howes and Michigan Radio are partners in weekly essays examining what's hot in Michigan business and politics -- and what it all means. This week, Howes says its undeniable that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne is trying to sell the bi-national automaker. The problem is that none of the would-be suitors – General Motors, Renault-Nissan or Volkswagen – are in a buying mood. And for good reason considering the past 20 years of tie-ups in the global auto industry.