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#Celebrity #Cars: #AmberRose and her #ChromePink #Jeep #Wrangler

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Dec 12th, 2016 6:00am

#Celebrity #Cars: #AmberRose and her #ChromePink #Jeep #Wrangler We were out and about in California's San Fernando Valley recently, when we discovered this chrome pink Jeep Wrangler parked on Ventura Boulevard in Encino. There was no missing it, actually, thanks to its retina-searing gleam in my absolute favorite color. It didn't take much detective work to trace it to celebrity Amber Rose, affectionately known as Muva, who also happens to live nearby in a swanky south-of-the-boulevard ...


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Why Do Women Love the 2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class?

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Dec 9th, 2016 6:00am

Why Do Women Love the 2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class? When it was introduced in 1993, the C-Class was the smallest model in the Mercedes-Benz lineup until the A-Class arrived in 1997. Now in its fourth generation, quickly following the launch of the new C-Class sedan, the luxury brand has completely redesigned its two-door C-Class "executive coupe" with a sexy new body and new safety assistance systems. New Design Changes for Exterior and Interior: As the sportiest variant of ...


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OK Go and Honda's Uni-Cub Won't Let You Down

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Nov 28th, 2016 6:00am

OK Go and Honda's Uni-Cub Won't Let You Down Have you seen this fun OK Go video in which members of the band scoot around on a Honda Uni-Cub personal mobility device surrounded by more than 2,000 Japanese schoolgirl dancers giving an incredible, synchronized umbrella performance? Titled "I Won't Let You Down," the video was filmed by an octocopter drone, and took about a month of concept, planning, and practicing, and then took four days to shoot. The video ...


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On Black Friday, Subaru joins with REI to #MakeADogsDay #OptOutside

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Nov 25th, 2016 12:05am

On Black Friday, Subaru joins with REI to #MakeADogsDay #OptOutside Did you know that once again REI is closing its doors to consumers on Black Friday and inviting their employees and shoppers to grab their favorite canine companions and #OptOutside instead? REI started the #OptOutside movement in 2015 when the company paid its 12,000-plus employees to spend time outside, and invited America to join them. According to REI, the response was overwhelmingly positive, and more than 1.4 million people ...


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Need Help Parallel Parking? Follow These Five #Tips

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Nov 23rd, 2016 8:00pm

Need Help Parallel Parking? Follow These Five #Tips Sometimes, even the best drivers can use a little help with parallel parking. A few months ago I was embarassed when my effort at parallel parking a Mercedes-Benz G-Wagen into what seemed like a giant space took more than a dozen attempts -- all while being watched by a gentleman with whom I was about to have a first date. I was mortified. He said it was endearing. How kind of him... If only I had seen the following giphy video. ...


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In the Driver’s Seat with the Jaguar/Land Rover Experience

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Nov 21st, 2016 6:00am

In the Driver’s Seat with the Jaguar/Land Rover Experience During September and October, I worked with Jaguar/Land Rover as a driving instructor on their consumer events. Jaguar/Land Rover visited four cities and invited many people to come experience their vehicles. What a great experience it was! Not only because I was there for three of the events but because of the great vehicles and courses that attendees were able to experience. People who came to the event were able to experience ...


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2016 LA Auto Show Gallery

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Nov 18th, 2016 9:00am

2016 LA Auto Show Gallery Check out all of these amazing cars from the 2016 LA Auto Show! We'll update this gallery as we get more photos, be sure to check out the official LA Auto Show Instagram!


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2016 Auto Show Ford Gallery

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Nov 16th, 2016 9:00am

2016 Auto Show Ford Gallery Check all of the new goodies that Ford Motor Company has at this year's 2016 LA Auto Show!


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Ford Helps Honeybees in Rouge Plant Orchard

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Nov 16th, 2016 6:00am

Ford Helps Honeybees in Rouge Plant Orchard Honeybees have been on the decline in the United States for more than three decades due to colony collapse disorder, parasites, pests, pathogens, poor nutrition, and pesticides. Meanwhile, the Ford Rouge Complex in Dearborn -- in addition to employing thousands of factory workers -- is also home to 80,000 honeybees, thanks to Mary Mason and the company’s wildlife habitat strategy, which in the last 15 years has brought nature ...


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A Very Important Piece of Driving Advice

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Nov 14th, 2016 6:00am

A Very Important Piece of Driving Advice After 15 years of racing and 15 years of being a performance driving instructor, I have one piece of driving advice for you:  “LOOK WHERE YOU WANT TO GO.” If you keep this advice in mind when you are driving, you will be better off than most people. If you ask most people what they were looking at when they had a crash, it’s what they hit. What most people don’t realize is that you drive exactly ...


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