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Ford Creates Fake Marketing Research Company for 'Swap your Ride' Campaign

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Nov 2nd, 2007 11:30am

In a recent blog, Toby Bloomberg complains "What is wrong with marketers and advertisers?" She points readers to Ford's recent advertising campaign, "Swap Your Ride," which includes a television commercial with this voiceover: "We didn't tell them we were from Ford; we told them it was... market research." The tag line on Ford's website supporting the campaign reads - ...


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Ask Patty Around the World Blog Carnival: October 30, 2007

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Oct 30th, 2007 10:51pm

It's almost time for Halloween trick or treating! This week's carnival treat is an assortment of news from SEMA. What the heck is the SEMA Show? Produced by the Specialty Equipment Market Association, the SEMA Show is the world's premier automotive aftermarket accessories event. This trade-only event serves the $36.7 billion automotive aftermarket industry, which allows drivers to personalize and enhance ...


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Ford Supports Breast Cancer Awareness with its Warriors in Pink Programs

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Oct 10th, 2007 11:29pm

As we've seen recently illustrated by our own community members, Ford's "Warrior in Pink" program offers lady car fans a way to indulge their automotive need for speed while also showing their support of breast cancer awareness. Besides a perfectly pink accessorized Mustang, Ford supports breast cancer awareness in a broad variety of ways. Ford's "Warrior in Pink" awareness program ...


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What are the 50 Worst Cars of All Time?

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Sep 15th, 2007 7:01pm

On the 50th anniversary of the Ford Edsel, Time Magazine and Dan Neil, Pulitzer Prize-winning automotive critic and syndicated columnist for the Los Angeles Times, took a look at the 50 biggest lemons of the automotive industry. The result is a painfully honest, but clever, look at the vehicles we all love to hate. Presented chronologically, the first vehicles on the list are the 1899 Horsey Horseless carriage and the 1909 ...


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Rumor Mill: Apple and Volkswagen Team up to Produce the iCar

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Sep 12th, 2007 4:56pm

According to Macrumors.com and cnnmoney.com, German magazine Capital (Google translation ) is reporting that Apple and Volkswagen are in an early stages of planning for an "iCar" that would incorporate techie products by the producer of the beloved iPod personal music player into in future versions of Volkswagen's compact cars. According to a quote from Volkswagen spokesman Hans-Gerd Bode in an article at ...


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Ricart Ford and Ricart Imports Partners with Ask Patty to Market to Women Consumers

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jun 19th, 2007 4:02pm

Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) June 19, 2007 -- Ricart Ford and Ricart Imports, family owned and operated since 1953, will embrace the Ask Patty concept. Ricart Ford and Ricart Imports owe this distinction to their high level of customer service and outstanding reputation of total customer satisfaction. Ricart Ford and Ricart Import's partnership with Ask Patty represents an increased commitment to the female car buyer to ...


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Palmetto Ford and Palmetto Jaguar Partners with Ask Patty to Market to Women Consumers

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 26th, 2007 11:46pm

Charleston, SC (PRWEB) May 26, 2007 -- Palmetto Ford and Palmetto Jaguar will embrace the Ask Patty concept. Palmetto Ford and Palmetto Jaguar owe this distinction to their high level of customer service and outstanding reputation of total customer satisfaction. Palmetto Ford and Palmetto Jaguar's partnership with Ask Patty represents an increased commitment to the female car buyer to provide a safe and comfortable buying ...


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This Memorial Day Teens Can Turn To Web For Safe Driving Tips To Survive 'Deadliest Driving Season'

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 23rd, 2007 6:23pm

Memorial Day weekend kicks off the beginning of summer days of fun, but according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, (NHTSA), it also kicks off the deadliest driving season of the year. On average, 269 more people die in traffic fatalities each month during the summer than in any other season of the year. Of the 25 deadliest days on American roads over the past five years, 20 of them fell during the ...


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Ask Patty Articles Show Up On Blogs and News Channels Across U.S.! Week of April 29 through May 5

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 5th, 2007 9:18pm

Friday, May 4 "AskPatty.com taps Chumney for reaching women car buyers" AskPatty.com Inc., an automotive site targeting women, picked Chumney & Associates Inc., West Palm Beach, FL, as its agency of record. A specialist in auto advertising, Chumney is tasked with helping the Ask Patty Certified Female Friendly dealers reach women car buyers. Billings were not disclosed. Read the complete news article at dmnews.com ...


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Ask Patty Articles Show Up On Blogs and News Channels Across U.S.! Week of April 8 through April 14

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Apr 13th, 2007 8:41pm

Friday, April 13, 2007 "India's Tata Car To Be Offered at $2,500" An Indian car may soon earn a parking place in history alongside Ford's Model T, Volkswagen's Beetle and the British Motor Corp's Mini, all of which put a set of wheels within reach of millions of customers after they rolled onto the scene. Tata Motors is developing a car it aims to sell for about $2,500--the cheapest, by far, ever ...


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