As women start to exercise their considerable power in the car-buying and maintenance arena, more women-oriented auto Web sites are popping up to serve them. Here's a new one we like: AskPatty.com. Billed as "a safe place for women to get advice on car purchases, maintenance and other automotive related topics," users can -- literally -- ask Patty questions through an interactive blog. Responses typically come the same day, and selected questions will be addressed by a panel of women automotive experts for the benefit of all the readers.
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