Alan Mullaly

It's Time for a New Pilot at Delay-Plagued Boeing

Given the latest production delay at Boeing, this time on the 747-8, the board should finally slide CEO Jim McNerney out the emergency exit. Ford CEO Alan McNerney looks like the perfect fit, especially because of his successful earlier career at Boeing.

Ford May Reduce Lineup to as Few as 20 Models

Ford may reduce the number of models its sells to as few as 20, CEO Alan Mulally said Monday. "Fewer brands means you can put more focus into improving the quality of engineering," he said. The second-largest U.S. automaker has been surging ahead in both sales and honors over the past year.