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Some Help for Hitting the Road

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Aug 24th, 2006 7:17pm

I generally hate driving (one of the many reasons why I love living in New York City), but I have many girlfriends who find it fun and relaxing. One of my friends eventually moved out of the city and never plans to return because she cannot afford to have her beloved car with her. Even if she could afford keeping her ride nearby, she is not sure she’d want to. The joys of driving stick do not lend themselves ...


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NASCAR Driver Deborah Renshaw to Moderate AskPatty.com

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Aug 24th, 2006 7:03pm

When my sister bought her first car by herself she paid the full sticker price. What she didn’t realize was that car prices are negotiable unlike the prices you pay for clothes in a Department Store. If AskPatty was online several years ago, she could have simply asked a question and without embarrassment get an honest and straight answer. AskPatty is a Website where women (and men) can ask any automotive question and ...


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AutoRemarketing.com: CarsMagazine.com Launches AskPatty.com to Enhance Car-Buying Experience for Women

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Aug 24th, 2006 6:55pm

June 09, 2006 NEW YORK (June 9, 2006) -- To improve the car-buying experience for women, CarsMagazine.com announced Thursday the launch of AskPatty.com, an online community for women to receive expert automotive advice.   According to officials, car dealerships can subscribe to the AskPatty.com online service by becoming a "female friendly certified dealer" after completing the AskPatty.com dealer ...


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Tips for Traveling with Kids

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Aug 24th, 2006 6:55pm

Growing up, the family station wagon was my personal ticket to worlds un-yet explored. Many evenings after a hard days work, Dad would go out into the garage to "tinker" on the wagon. The long hot summer nights as Dad's prepared the car for our annual summer camping trips are the most memorable. He gave me the most important job...holding the flashlight, still, while he worked on the engine! I felt soooooo ...


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AutoGuide.net Featured Site of the Week July 10th - July 14th

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Aug 24th, 2006 6:55pm

Featured Site: AskPatty.com Every time I get a car or have to visit a mechanic, I inevitably have to drag a man with me. Boyfriend, father, brother. Even if that men knows less about cars than I do. Simply because having a man there makes dealers and salesmen act differently. Stand straighter. Talk about pretty colors less. It's annoying. It's frustrating. It's downright insulting. Which is why if I go by ...


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Expert Panel Member Deborah Renshaw Featured in AutoSuccess Magazine

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Aug 24th, 2006 6:55pm

WOMEN SPEAK IN ESTROGEN AND MEN LISTEN IN TESTOSTERONE By Deborah Renshaw Recent results from surveys conducted by CARMAX and Capital One Auto Finance, concluded that women continue to be unsatisfied with their car buying experiences. The fact that 80% of all car buying decisions are influenced by women and 50% of all new car purchases are made by women, suggests that the market for women buyers represented $80 ...


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Trend: Selling To Woman: Ask Patty

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Aug 24th, 2006 12:18am

Women purchase half of the vehicles sold in the United States each year, spending over $80 billion. Shouldn't car dealers sell differently to the needs and expectations of women influencers and decision-makers? www.askpatty.com recently launched as a safe place for women to get advice on car purchases, maintenance and other automotive related topics. One of the main objectives of the website is to sensitize car dealers to ...


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Ask Patty Sponsors The Lyn St. James Foundation “Women in the Winner’s Circle”

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Aug 23rd, 2006 11:45pm

MOORESVILLE, NC (May 24, 2006) -- The Lyn St. James Foundation (LSJF) is launching an eBay Charity Auction to benefit its “Women in the Winner’s Circle” program, an annual event that celebrates the success of women in racing while helping to build stronger ties amongst each other and the Motorsports community. The Lyn St. James Foundation is dedicated to training, advocating, and educating for diversity ...


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AskPatty.com to Enhance Car-Buying Experience for Women

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Aug 23rd, 2006 10:43pm

CarsMagazine.com Launches AskPatty.com to Enhance Car-Buying Experience for Women Go here for full article.


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Deborah Renshaw Podcast Interview

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Aug 23rd, 2006 10:36pm

Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) May 24, 2006 -- CarsMagazine.com has announced that Deborah Renshaw, 30-year old professional NASCAR driver from Bowling Green Kentucky and the first woman to lead a lap in a NASCAR sanctioned series, will head up the automotive advisory panel of industry-expert women for their new woman’s portal, ‘Ask Patty’. The ‘Ask Patty’ website (http://.askpatty.typepad.com) launches May 23, ...


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