The North Texas Mustang Club and 5 Star Ford Dallas will honor the late Dallas Morning Information auto writer Terry Box Saturday at a car or truck demonstrate in Dallas. The Mustang Club suggests it expects up to 50 vehicles at the occasion at Five Star Ford at 8900 West President George Bush Turnpike in Dallas.
The Honoring Our Friends Car Exhibit will previous from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., and 5 Star Ford is furnishing refreshments. The tribute to Box will start at 11:30, and Jerry Reynolds (The Vehicle Professional) will also discuss about the celebration and his reminiscences of Box on his morning radio show on WBAP (820 AM) from 9 to 11 a.m.
The organizers say that any one who liked reading Box’s stories in The Dallas Morning Information is welcome.
Box, who died in January at 71, was an automotive writer and columnist for 26 of his 35 yrs at The Dallas Morning News. He was a fan of Ford Mustangs and owned various of them in his life span.
Brian Huth, common supervisor of 5 Star Ford Dallas, claimed Box was a “true vehicle person and will be skipped by many. Terry was highly regarded by all of the area’s automobile sellers and all of the auto writers, not just regionally but all of the Texas Car Writers Association.”
Box’s daughter, Shawn Flemmer, mentioned: “My father was larger sized than everyday living, even while he experienced a compact stature. He lived and breathed autos, starting at a younger age he would identify each individual motor vehicle by make, design and 12 months as they have been driving down the street. My dad was these an amazing author and truly beloved what he did — how numerous people land a aspiration work of driving interesting cars and crafting about them?”