Wolfgang Bernhard To Take Control At Chrysler — Sort Of


According to the Detroit News Wolfgang Bernhard's about to become the Chrysler chairman. People "familiar with the situation" claim current CEO Tom LaSorda will remain Chief Executive Officer of Chrysler and will also be president in the new organization after the Chrysler sale is completed. If you're wondering why… » 7/27/07 10:00am 7/27/07 10:00am

Wolfgang Bernhard's Riding The Chrysler Group Like A Tomahawk Hemi-Cycle

Since joining the Cerberus team to help "advise" them on an acquisition bid for the Chrysler Group, everyone's been wondering what Wolfgang "Tomahawk" Bernhard'd be doing over there in Auburn Hills after the winning bid was announced. It looks like we've now got our answer. Reports from the Wall Street Journal » 6/01/07 5:45pm 6/01/07 5:45pm

More Chrysler Group Sales Speculation: Bernhard's Back On The Back Of A…


Looks like Dr. Z.'s favorite scion is back in the action, as the Financial Times is reporting Wolfgang Bernhard, the restructuring expert who helped to turn around the 'merican side of the German-American hybrid five years ago, has signed an advisory contract with Cerberus Capital Management. Wethinks that's going to… » 3/14/07 8:50am 3/14/07 8:50am

One Down: Wolfgang Exits Stage Left At VW, Will Chrysler Group's…

Reports are coming in Wolfgang Bernhard was just told he's no longer allowed to be representin' Deutschland and Ferdinand "Fergie" Piech has moved his buddy Winterkorn into the vacated spot. Bernhard, the main man for the VDub brand, and former DaimlerChrysler exec, is leaving Volkswagen at the end of this month,… » 1/11/07 11:35am 1/11/07 11:35am

It's Expected, He's Gone: Bernhard No Longer to Represent Vee Dub

Shock of shocks! After being passed over for the HMIC/Lord of All He Surveys at Volkswagen in favor of Herr Doktor Martin "Your vife, my vife" Winterkorn, it looks more and more like Wolfgang Bernhard will be bailing on the boys from Wolfsburg, making him a prime candidate to replace Tom LaSorda at Chrysler. However,… » 12/29/06 6:15pm 12/29/06 6:15pm

Autoexremist, er, Autoexcremist, er Autoextremist: Hey, Ho, Eberhardt…

The Peet that's Sweet and Fun to Eat has chimed in on the "Joe Eberhardt is a pox on Chrysler...or is he?" debate, and he's most definitely come down on the side of the pox. Peet's plan for Chysler Group's salvation? Bring back Wolfgang now that Herr Doktor "Your vife, my vife" Winterkorn has taken the big chair at… » 11/22/06 2:00pm 11/22/06 2:00pm