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Toyota: Greenest Car Company?

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Feb 29th, 2008 10:14am

In the latest Auto Pulse survey conducted by the Consumer Reports National Research Center, Toyota is ranked as the greenest car company (by 49% of respondents). The nationwide telephone survey ran from Dec. 6-10, 2007, polling 2,037 adults. Honda came in second, at 26%, about half the score of Toyota, while Ford came in third, at 16%. The runaway success of the Prius gasoline-electric hybrid vehicles, ...


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2007 Honda Element Wins First-Ever DogCar of the Year Award

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Feb 4th, 2008 2:01pm

With market research showing that more households have pets than have children, the folks who designed DogCar.com know they're not alone in considering the needs of their dogs when shopping for a car. Created by "Good Morning America" veterinarian Dr. Marty Becker and his writing partner, the syndicated columnist, book author, and PetConnection.com blogger Gina Spadafori, the pair decided to start reviewing ...


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Wall Street Journal Watches Top 50 Executive Women

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Dec 19th, 2007 7:00pm

Michelle Krebs, veteran automotive-industry authority, is part of the Edmunds.com team, providing news and commentary. In a recent blog post at the Edmunds Auto Observer, Michelle commented on the Wall Street Journal's recent "2007 50 Women to Watch" List. According to the Wall Street Journal, "While the number of women in top executive jobs has barely increased, the pipeline is filled with female ...


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Live Race Webcam - 25 Hours of Thunderhill Racing 4 A Reason Race Team

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Dec 2nd, 2007 4:51am

Live Steaming Race Webcam - 25 Hours of Thunderhill Racing 4 A Reason Race Team On December 1st and 2nd, 2007, race car driver Karen Salvaggio will compete at "25 Hours of Thunderhill"--the longest endurance race in North America--to benefit United Spinal Association, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for all Americans with spinal cord injuries or disorder and you can be ...


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Chevrolet's Got The Beat: Global Online Poll Winner to Enter Production

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Nov 20th, 2007 9:14am

A vehicle based on the Chevrolet Beat concept (which made its debut at AskPatty in our New York Auto Show Coverage as well as across auto shows around the globe and the Internet earlier this year) will go into global production, Chevrolet announced at the 2007 Los Angeles Auto Show. An online poll that attracted more than 1.86 million voters helped influence the decision to take the cute little concept to final ...


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The Nation's Best Halloween Haunts

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Oct 28th, 2007 5:59pm

Paving the Path to the Paranormal, Thrill Park Experts Name Top U.S. Haunt Attractions: 'America's Best Haunts' Give Thrill-Seekers a Guidebook to the Best Fright Factories for 2007 America's Best Haunts, LLC, the authority on premier haunted attractions throughout the country, has released its official list of the top frights for 2007. Established as the only expert resource of its ...


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The Chevy Malibu Advertising Campaign WHO Can't Ignore?

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Oct 17th, 2007 8:25pm

When the all-new 2008 Chevrolet Malibu begins rolling into dealer showrooms on November 1, Chevy is betting that Americans will be aware that the company is back in the car business with a serious competitor in the midsize segment. Or so says a press release announcing its massive advertising and promotional campaign that kicks off October 17. This integrated marketing push -- the latest in Chevrolet's ...


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Ask Patty Press Week of October 5, 2007

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Oct 5th, 2007 10:56pm

AskPatty at Kzero.co.uk: "Supersize Me. Design values in virtual worlds" It's interesting to assess how virtual worlds are built. Taking Second Life as an example, the vast majority of the landscape has design values based on the real world. There's houses, with windows and roofs. There's roads with stop signs and road markings. ... Here's some examples of supersized objects and places in Second ...


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Ask Patty Press Week of September 28, 2007

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Sep 28th, 2007 9:59pm

AskPatty Featured on VIP Panel at Northwood University International Auto Show Auto enthusiasts will get their first look at the newest and hottest innovations from auto makers worldwide at the upcoming Northwood University International Auto Show September 28-30, 2007 at Northwood University's Midland, Mich. campus. The student-run show, now in its 44th year, is the largest outdoor auto show in North America and one of the ...


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Introducing Vanessa Florentino - The Determination, Drive and Speed of a Champion

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Sep 20th, 2007 12:24pm

Vanessa Florentino’s name might not be as recognizable as Danica Patrick’s, but she’s hoping to change that. At 19, Florentino has the determination, drive and speed of a champion. On track, she’s a tough cookie but once she hangs up her helmet she's a typical teenager; who just happens to excel at the sport of motocross. Vanessa started riding dirt bikes at age 8 and began her racing ...


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