and I think Toyota were up there around then, or was that more late 70s and early 80s? Creators of kanban production methods and lean manufacturing that has been adopted world wide in hundreds of industries.
With one notable exception…
Mazda were the standard used by Holden, the engineers brought cars in and disassembled them and then cracked down on the rest of the industry.
What kind of money hungry exploitative scumbag would come up with this idea?
Same battery, range limited by bastardry.
You know Elon Musk didn’t found Tesla. He’s not the brains behind it, hasn’t designed a car etc. He just brings money to talent.
That’s it. Glad he is successful at making companies from others talent. As seems good for the world