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Classics roll into town for Roddin’ Round the Lake car show

July 10, 2013 in The Osakis Review

Get ready for the rumbling roar and stunning styles of dozens of classic cars in Osakis this weekend.
The 22nd annual Roddin’ Round the Lake “Show-n-Shine” classic car show is set for Saturday, July 13. Continue Reading

Planes, Trains and Automobiles: Without a personal vehicle, traversing the Oil Patch is tricky

November 30, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Traveling around the Oil Patch without a personal vehicle is tricky and expensive. Continue Reading

Sturgis hosts annual Mustang Rally through Sunday

August 29, 2012 in The Daily Republic

STURGIS (AP) Mustangs rather than motorcycles are taking over the streets of Sturgis this week.
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THAT REMIINDS ME: GF didn’t miss out on early days of motoring

July 30, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

100 years ago, the Grand Forks Herald was full of news about early automobiles and their drivers. Continue Reading

Vehicle sales surging locally, nationally

May 31, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Even before a May 5 hailstorm caused dealers to sell a large number of discounted, hail-damaged vehicles, dealerships were seeing large increases in sales during the start of 2012.
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St. Paul Ford plant closes after 86 years

December 16, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The plant’s 86-year run comes to an end Friday when the last Ranger pickup truck rolls off the line. Its closing means about 800 workers will be transferring to other plants or simply looking for a new job. Continue Reading

Toyota, Ford to jointly develop hybrid system for light trucks, SUVs

August 22, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Toyota Motor Corp. and Ford Motor Co. said today they will jointly develop an advanced new hybrid propulsion system for light trucks and sport utility vehicles. Continue Reading

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Volt wins North American Car of the Year; Explorer is top truck

January 10, 2011 in INFORUM

DETROIT The Chevrolet Volt has won yet another major award: The North American Car of the Year. Continue Reading

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Rearview cameras could become common in vehicles by 2014

December 3, 2010 in INFORUM

WASHINGTON Rearview cameras could become more common in future cars and trucks under rules proposed by the government Friday to address concerns about drivers unintentionally backing over children. Continue Reading

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South seniors add Mystery to tradition

September 30, 2010 in INFORUM

A 1990 Plymouth Voyager van usually doesn’t turn a lot of heads.
Then again, most of them aren’t decked out to look like the Mystery Machine from the classic “Scooby-Doo” cartoon. Continue Reading