Courtesy of Richard PerryRichard Perry, The Hemet Car Guy. Greetings from the Hemet Car Guy, President Donald Trump has stoked anxiety among automakers. If you follow his Twitter account, you will find him either commending or criticizing companies— depending on where they plan to build their cars. GM and Toyota saw their stocks dip after they were the subject of Trump’s tweets. Ford Chief Financial Officer Bob Shanks called Trump’s Twitter usage “innovative” because it has allowed Trump to bypass traditional media and speak directly to the voters who supported him. “And there’s obviously times it doesn’t feel particularly comfortable if you’re in the crosshairs,” Shanks said. “But it’s real time

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