AskPatty Certified Female Friendly Logo

Post Category: Featured Articles Page 113 of 132


Deborah Coleman honored with the Urban Wheels 2007 Lifetime Achievement Award

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jan 10th, 2007 11:16pm

Held each year in conjunction with the North American International Auto Show, the Urban Wheel Awards, which drew about 2,500 people last night, is designed to connect the multicultural community with the auto industry. Hosted by Randi Payton, president and CEO of On Wheels Inc. and his lovely wife Karen Payton, the event is sponsored by each auto manufacturer and proceeds from the awards benefit the Edward Davis ...


Continue Reading "Deborah Coleman honored with the Urban Wheels 2007 Lifetime Achievement Award" »


Interview With Julie March of Cool Mom Picks

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jan 10th, 2007 11:14pm

Joining me and the many bloggers at the Detroit Auto Show this week was Julie March of www.coolmompicks.com. This was Julie's first experience at an auto show, and I was interested in her background and just listening to her pure and non-jaded view on the Detroit Auto Show and the automotive industry as it related to women car buyers in general. Julie is a hip young mom living in Colorado who met her husband serving ...


Continue Reading "Interview With Julie March of Cool Mom Picks" »


Some Detroit Auto Show Tidbits

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jan 10th, 2007 3:58pm

The show is still rocking on and we thought we would drop you some of the news that is happening here in Detroit. Our intrepid reporter, Jody DeVere, sends along these snippets: Dodge Avenges the Stratus Dodge is rolling out the new midsize Avenger, which will replace the Stratus. Eric Ridenour, Chrysler chief operating officer, says, “The all-new 2008 Dodge Avenger is for buyers who need the ...


Continue Reading "Some Detroit Auto Show Tidbits" »


Hyundai Gives Hope To Young Children Battling Cancer

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jan 9th, 2007 9:09pm

With the goal of one day finding a cure for all childhood cancers, the Hyundai Dealers Association and Hyundai Motor America have renewed their alliance with CureSearch National Childhood Cancer Foundation by pledging to contribute funds and raise awareness for pediatric cancer research. The 2006 national “Hope On Wheels” tour officially took to the road on March 29th from Children’s Hospital of ...


Continue Reading "Hyundai Gives Hope To Young Children Battling Cancer" »


Live From The Detroit Auto Show: 2008 Cadillac CTS Gets A Touch of Class From Women!

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jan 9th, 2007 6:30pm

Inspired by the Cadillac Sixteen concept, the new CTS embodies design reach and precision. It is a production-intent vehicle. A new powertrain lineup features six-speed transmissions (manual and automatic) and the addition of the advanced 3.6-liter Direct Injection engine delivering approx. 300-hp with good fuel efficiency and reduced emissions. The CTS is the next proof point in Cadillac’s ongoing renaissance. Check ...


Continue Reading "Live From The Detroit Auto Show: 2008 Cadillac CTS Gets A Touch of Class From Women!" »


Chevrolet Malibu World Premiere

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jan 9th, 2007 6:29pm

The Chevy Malibu was released today and it looks great. It is a direct competitor to the Camry and once again, the interior is impeccable and rich looking. When people originally saw this vehicle, most of them assumed it was a much more expensive vehicle... but it MSRPs at around 20k. It also has a five-star crash rating and a sunroof that rivals a convertible. This vehicle is for the younger couple who wants to drive a nice ...


Continue Reading "Chevrolet Malibu World Premiere" »


Ask Patty Blog Carnival Week Around the Detroit Auto Show: January 9th

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jan 9th, 2007 6:22pm

We want to interrupt our regularly scheduled Carnival to bring you an exclusive North American International Auto Show carnival. We scoped and scanned the Detroit Auto Show floor to bring you the best of what was out there, from little commuter cars to large SUVs. Sit back and relax for the ride! Pontiac G6 GP Pontiac has plans to race in the Grand American Sports Car Series and this is the vehicle they plan to use. ...


Continue Reading "Ask Patty Blog Carnival Week Around the Detroit Auto Show: January 9th" »


Live From the Detroit Auto Show: Dinner With A Life Saver

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jan 8th, 2007 10:41pm

Last night I took a tour of the GM OnStar command center here in Michigan and had dinner with President Chet Huber and the executive team behind the OnStar success story. Chet and his team are passionate about their OnStar on board integrated wireless technology birthed well before popular in 1995 and has grown to 5 million subscribers. The dedication to continue to develop this technology to help save lives and assist GM ...


Continue Reading "Live From the Detroit Auto Show: Dinner With A Life Saver" »


Live From the Consumer Electronics Show - Automotive Accessories

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jan 8th, 2007 8:11pm

by Lauren Fix, The Car Coach With 2007 just under way, one thing that's certainly changing for the better is automotive technology. And this year, Vegas is proud to host the largest consumer electronic show in the world. Since 1967, CES has been the launch pad of technology, and this year there are over 2,700 exhibitors showcasing their products and more than 150,000 people are expected to attend. From ...


Continue Reading "Live From the Consumer Electronics Show - Automotive Accessories" »


GM Top Environmental Woman Speaks

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jan 8th, 2007 6:02pm

What does an automobile manufacturer have to say about energy and the environment? Quite a lot. The GM ability web site offers background and information to help you understand where GM is today and where they are headed in relation to this planet we all share. Because if you’re reading this article, we assume you care about the world around us. We do, too. Beth Lowery GM Vice President, Environment and ...


Continue Reading "GM Top Environmental Woman Speaks" »



Need Car Advice?

Ask The Experts!

Looking for a New or Used Car?

Search for our Certified Female Friendly® Car Buying Marketplace locations

Help Our Charities