The last member of the Ford family to occupy a senior executive position Ford Motor Co. Chairman, William Clay Ford Jr., 88 “Bill Ford” passed this week from pneumonia. Bill was a grandson of Edsel Ford, and for most of his career occupied the position of Executive Chairman. His cousin, Edsel Ford II, filled positions […]
His looks, easy laugh and smile and his unpretentious “good old boy” guise, coupled with his racecar driver-builder fame made him welcome in throne rooms, board rooms, bedrooms and with his eponymous brand of chili seasonings and corn bread mix, even the kitchen. It might have included the bathroom if his Carroll Shelby Pit Stop […]
Laura Clark Geist – An Automotive News staffer for five years, an industry freelancer for 19 years and author of two books: Praying Through Cancer and Free From Fear. Gary Dolson – Popular Goodyear Canada PR man. A lengthy, light tribute to him is in Norris McDonald’s Auto Racing column for Wheels, Ca on Feb. […]
Steven Gehrlein, the automotive answer man at KTSA radio station in San Antonio for 17 years.
David E. Davis, Jr., Auto Journalist Extraordinaire.