Not a Reaganite at all, but it did kinda work, as the Soviets decided they couldn't afford to keep up, and eventually folded. Basically, the soviet Union went broke, according to Gorbachev.
Meanwhile, if the Alfas were to be built here, as some of the other European companies do, the Italian Unions wouldn't have much say in the matter.
89 Milano (wife's daily driver since 1989)
91 164S (my daily driver since 1994)
94 164LS (~Q) (trip Alfa since 2000)
72 Morgan 27 (water time since 1976)
previously owned since 1964:
62 Morris MiniMinor 850, 67 Austin 1275 Cooper S (Downton 3/4 race), 64 Giulia Sprint GT (1st red one made), 72 Fiat 128 Sedan, 75 Alfetta Sedan, 78 Alfetta Sedan, 78 GTV, 81 GTV6, 86 GTV6