Sources: The Wall Street Journal, BusinessWeek
quote: I never once heard of a Volt owner come out and publicly talk bad about their car, not once, some media.
quote: Apple never took zillions of dollars of taxpayer money to then make phones that exploded.
quote: Sigh, Reclaimer, you probably ought to be a bit more restrained.
quote: I do not have the knowledge or skill to appropriate calculate the end cost to the US government for the development and deployment of the Volt.
quote: But lets stop assigning 100% of the bailout to one model that GM makes.
quote: I thought you were an industry specialist and Government accountant.
quote: Remember when there were cases of the iPhone catching on fire and 'exploding' in China / Japan? I didn't hear Fox News talk about that for 8 weeks straight. I never once heard of a Volt owner come out and publicly talk bad about their car, not once, some media.
quote: Also if I recall correctly there was quite a media furor over the antenna problem with the iPhone and that wasn't even as dangerous as possibly catching fire.