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Make a Resolution You'll Actually Keep in 2017 - and Don't Forget Your Car!

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jan 2nd, 2017 8:00am

Make a Resolution You'll Actually Keep in 2017 - and Don't Forget Your Car! If you're like almost half of all adults, you have a New Year's resolution - however, once the ball drops and the fireworks are all shot, our commitment to our resolutions seems to waver a little. A week into the new year, just 77 percent of us are still holding to our promises, and after six months, that number drops to just 40 percent, according to University of Pennsylvania research.   This new year, we invite you to ...


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10 Most Efficient Cars You've Ever Driven - The Street

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jun 11th, 2016 7:28am

While the EPA does its best to get realistic estimates of vehicle fuel economy, it occasionally needs drivers like you to tell it which cars have the best mileage. ... Read More!


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10 Average Automobiles With Absolutely Awful Gas Mileage

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Apr 13th, 2015 9:34am

“There are two different kinds of drivers out there: the ones who love the environment and brag about their fuel economy, and the ones who love performance and brag about their horsepower,” says Brandy Schaffels, automotive industry analyst and chief editor of automotive site AskPatty.com. “Sadly, you can't get both in the same car, and sometimes consumers have to choose whether their wallet or their exhaust note ...


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Save Fuel By Watching Your Weight

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Nov 8th, 2013 5:35pm

Most Thousand Oaks auto owners are all talking fuel efficiency right now. Better gas mileage. Fewer emissions. CA folks want to save the environment and our pocketbooks. And we Thousand Oaks drivers all know — or should know — that preventive maintenance will help maintain maximum fuel economy. But is there something more we can do? After all, some of us Thousand Oaks car owners can’t cut back on our driving, and ...


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Pollen and Mold Spores and Dust - Oh My! Filtration Education with FRAM®

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 5th, 2013 1:18am

When you think about your car's air filter, you probably think of something that's under your hood. Something that gets changed along with your regular scheduled service visits, and otherwise doesn't require much thought. Well, today we want to talk a little about the other air filter found in many of today’s newer cars, the cabin air filter. Ask the average driver on the road and they may not know that such a thing exists. Not ...


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Car Care Council Women's Board Names Aftermarket Women of the Year

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Nov 13th, 2012 12:47pm

  The Car Care Council Women’s Board (WB) has chosen Jody DeVere, CEO, AskPatty.com, as the ninth annual Aftermarket Woman of the Year. Amy Mattinat, owner and manager of Auto Craftsmen, has been named the Female Service Shop Owner of the Year, while Andrea Schultz has been selected as the first-ever Woman of Promise. The announcement was made at the 2012 Women’s Board reception, Tuesday evening, at the Sands Expo ...


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Autozone: Prepare Your Car to Survive the Scorching Temps

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Aug 11th, 2011 4:00pm

From coast to coast the heat has been relentless this summer, and motorists should ensure that their vehicles are road-ready to avoid an unexpected breakdown during the hottest months of the year. Here are a few tips from the car care experts at AutoZone.


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VehicleMD on TV!

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 19th, 2011 6:09pm

VehicleMD is making the leap to TV, at least for a day. Tammy Neal will be featured on Great Day San Antonio showing viewers how to get their vehicles ready for summer. ... Read More!


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Dealer Determined to Prove a Woman's Worth - Toyota Driver's Seat

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 30th, 2011 2:10pm

Tammy Darvish didn’t want to be known as the boss’s daughter. So when she was introduced as the daughter of DARCARS Automotive Group owner John Darvish at her first Toyota district council meeting, she immediately forged her own identity.  ... Read More!


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AskPatty.com Adds Customer Satisfaction Research to Dealer Offering

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Apr 21st, 2010 9:52pm

  Taking its training, certification and marketing program for tire retailers and service centers to a new level, AskPatty.com has launched a new "mystery shopper" element to its offering. http://www.tirereview.com/Article/72999/askpattycom_adds_customer_satisfaction_research_to_dealer_offering.aspx  


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