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Category Archives: Driving it Today

A GIANT AWAKENS PART 2

THE GIANT HERE is the U.S. auto industry. Today in Part 2, we continue with tidbits of its awakening from pandemic lockdown, as described in the past six weeks of … Continue reading

May 26, 2020 · Leave a comment

A GIANT AWAKENS PART 1

THE U.S., the second largest auto producer in the world, is awakening after a Covid-19-induced slumber. Here, in Parts 1 and 2 today and tomorrow, are tidbits about the automakers’ … Continue reading

May 25, 2020 · Leave a comment

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, TECHRON!

PERHAPS TODAY WHILE washing your hands thoroughly, you can sing “Happy Birthday,” twice, of course, to Techron, Chevron’s gasoline additive celebrating its 25th anniversary. Here are tidbits on the auto … Continue reading

May 13, 2020 · Leave a comment

1952 “DELLOW” MORGAN

TWO OF MY favorite sports cars are embodied in this one example. Indeed, there were a pair of “Dellow” Morgans manufactured. Theirs is a tale of British resourcefulness confronted with … Continue reading

May 7, 2020 · Leave a comment

AUTOMOTIVE NEWS UPDATES ON COVID-19 PART 2

THE U.S. AUTO industry’s leading journal Automotive News is dealing with Covid-19. Here in Part 2, we pick up with mid-March, 2020, by which time all but a few people … Continue reading

April 17, 2020 · 1 Comment

AUTOMOTIVE NEWS UPDATES ON COVID-19 PART 1

YOU’D THINK THE world’s auto industry would be flatter these days than a midwest Interstate. However, there’s still news to be read in the weekly Automotive News. Here, in Parts … Continue reading

April 16, 2020 · Leave a comment

TIDBITS GLEANED FROM AUTOMOTIVE NEWS

AUTOMOTIVE NEWS is the weekly source of its industry’s happenings, data, and trends. It has been around since 1925. At one time called Automotive Daily News, it was published on … Continue reading

January 13, 2020 · 1 Comment