Steering Column March 27

The first weekend of April looks to be extremely busy for fans of the automotive world. Continue reading “Steering Column March 27”

Ford Motor Company Announces Agreement to Sell Jaguar Land Rover to Tata Motors

DEARBORN, Mich., March 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Jaguar Land Rover operations to Tata Motors. Continue reading “Ford Motor Company Announces Agreement to Sell Jaguar Land Rover to Tata Motors”

Steering Column March 20

As schoolchildren in Duncanville head back to school following their spring break, drivers in school zones are forewarned to hang up those handheld cell phone devices.
Beginning March 24, the new “Use of Hand-held Mobile Telephones Prohibited in School Zones” ordinance takes effect. Drivers may not operate a non-hands-free mobile (cell or sat) phone or communications device in an active school zone.
According to the city of Duncanville website, this ordinance only applies to hand-held mobile phones and texting devices, not two-way radios (CB, ham or business) or laptops.
Breaker 1-9, looks like we got us a convoy … Continue reading “Steering Column March 20”

Good news for GM Arlington

Despite reports from some local media outlets about limited production capabilities at the General Motors Assembly Plant in Arlington due to the extended strike of American Axle workers, here is the official word from GM: “We continue to run as scheduled. We’ve completed our acceleration plan for the Hybrid Launch and are running at a steady state. Regarding the American Axle Strike, we are good … Continue reading Good news for GM Arlington