August 22, 20192.35 President Trump returns to the carmakers' attack after news of an agreement between Volkswagen, Ford, BMW and Honda with the state of California to reduce emissions. "The legendary Henry Ford and Alfred P. Sloan, founders of Ford Motor Company and General Motor 'are turning in their graves' due to the weakness of current car house managers who want to spend more money on cars that are not as safe or good and they cost consumers 3,000 dollars more. Madness, "tweeted Trump.