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Buyer Beware! Are you Buying a Flood Damaged Vehicle?

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 15th, 2007 5:08am

    by Lauren Fix, The Car Coach®         www.laurenfix.com In particular, this subject comes to mind for all of the hurricane sufferers of Katrina and Rita who were displaced from their homes and lives. But anyone who has gone through a disaster like a hurricane or who have suffered their own flooding tragedies know how difficult the aftermath truly is, and these people ...


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Do You Want To Know How To Clean The Inside Of Your Car?

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 15th, 2007 1:01am

by Amy Mattinat You spend so much time in your car it sometimes feels like you live in it. Do you eat in it, read books by listening to them on CD, catch up on phone calls? Do you carry around your sports equipment, extra clothes, make-up and children?  If you answered yes to most of these questions, then I bet your car looks pretty messy after only a couple of weeks. It’s a good idea to take some time once ...


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Find Your Dream Car On Ask Patty!

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 14th, 2007 10:55pm

Women purchase over 50 percent of all vehicles sold in the United States each year and influence 85 percent of the buying decisions. Yet, shopping for and buying a car can be a challenge for women who are first time car buyers or for women who had a bad experience in the past with a car salesman or dealership. Ask Patty has partnered with Chrome Systems to make the entire experience better for women by providing tools that ...


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Don't Stall Any Longer: How to Avoid a Stalled Vehicle

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 14th, 2007 4:55pm

Reprinted from CarCare.org The stalled car syndrome, more noticeable on our roadways than in our driveways, has been with us for generations. But it becomes more critical with increased population. Beyond missed appointments or being late for work it also results in the condition known as road rage. Not only can a disabled vehicle have an annoying "ripple effect" that goes beyond the immediate scene, it can be ...


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Win a $50,000 Automotive Shopping Spree!

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 14th, 2007 4:01pm

No, seriously. Let's play a little game for a moment. If you had a check for $50,000 to spend on any vehicle, what would you buy? My pick would be either the new Toyota FJ Cruiser so I could pilot my pups around in style and keep them out of my Acura... or perhaps a MINI Cooper S with the Harmon Kardon audio system and a little supercharger. Guess what? With $50,000 I could get both! Yay! Ask Patty and our Female ...


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She Got A Ticket to Ride .... 2007 Camero Convertible Concept

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 14th, 2007 4:00pm

I am now one of twenty who have had the distinguished honor of driving the 2007 Camaro convertible concept unveiled earlier this year. Who says my job is all work and no play? Sangyup Lee, one of the Design Managers at Chevrolet  for the 2007 Camaro Convertible Concept , took a spin with me at the wheel, during a ride and drive put on by GM at Tejon Ranch, just north of Los Angeles. A picture perfect spring day, wild flowers ...


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110 MPH in a Pontiac Solstice - Legally!

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 11th, 2007 4:52pm

In Second Life you can visit Motorati Island and race on the many virtual race tracks or if you own the NASCAR Play Station game you can get the feel of speed. I love to race these games...but I had a need for speed that virtual reality could no longer satisfy! Donning my helmet, I slipped in through the window, got strapped into the five-point harness, steeled all my courage and took the ride of my life on a twisting ...


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Free Ask Patty Pontiac Solstice in Second Life: Join Us For Our Launch This Friday

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 11th, 2007 1:04am

 We’ve kept you up to date on everything going on in our Second Life venue… like free auto advice, the $50,000 shopping spree, MyCarPage, the dream car search, etc. But now we have even more cool stuff for you, made especially for SL players! At our launch party tomorrow we will be giving away Pontiac Solstice skins to as many people as possible! That’s right. We have three different colors to ...


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Girl Scouts of America and Askpatty.com

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 10th, 2007 7:05pm

  Girl Scouts in your local market can now earn a "Ms. Fix-It" badge by learning about "Car Care" which includes, checking fluids, filling tires to the proper pressure, and performing safety checks. There are currently 2.7 million Girl Scouts in the  who can earn this merit badge. By holding a Girl Scout Car Care merit badge event at an AskPatty.com certified female friendly certified ...


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Antes de Arrendar, Fíjate Bien

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 9th, 2007 9:47pm

by Tanya Lupian Arrendar o comprar? Esta va ser una pregunta que vas a enfrentar cuando decidiendo cuales carros y modelos te ofrecen la mejor oferta que satisface tus necesidades. Arrendar un carro no es igual que comprando un carro. Cuando compras, eres dueño del carro. En un arrendamiento, técnicamente el carro que estas manejando es del banco. Arrendar un carro puede resultar en pagos más bajos que una ...


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