If you’ve ever been interested in buying an electric car, chances are you’ve drooled at least a little over the Nissan Leaf. While a Nissan Leaf might be the electric car that some people have on their radar, there are plenty of other options out there for those of us intrepid types who are toying with the idea of purchasing an electric or hybrid vehicle. Continue reading
The car-buying process can be daunting for anyone, but new cars for single women can be extra rough, especially if you don’t feel like you have a dad or a bro friend you can drag along for the ride (pun intended!). You may have no idea where to even start when it comes to what you might want in a new car, or how you need to prioritize the options that appeal to you.
Okay, so when I say the best cars for bad drivers, you just need to know that I am speaking first and foremost about safety. Safety is a major issue when you’re talking about someone who routinely drifts off into a daydream about the pasta they’re having for dinner and clips a curb. Continue reading
These hands free cell phone gadgets will look familiar to many of you who live in a state like California, where drivers are required by law to use hands-free devices while driving and chatting. Other states are following suite, quickly creating laws that ban dangerous cell phone-related activity while driving, such as texting. For those of you looking for options, you’re in luck – advances in technology have made hands-free cell phone accessories sleeker, smaller, and better functioning than ever before. Here’s the top five for you to take for a test drive. Continue reading
The fundamental drama in shopping for cars for teenagers is easy enough to guess: parents are interested in purchasing something akin to a tank in terms of safety, and teenagers want a car that is not going to embarrass them in the high school parking lot. Continue reading
Although I’ve never gotten a car for a gift, I will admit that at age 16, nothing seemed like a better idea than to stick a bow on a new car and park it in the driveway. Some people get the chance to live my dream, however, and if you’re thinking of giving cars for gifts, here’s a lineup of five that would make any driver jump for joy. Just like in one of those cheesy Christmastime car ads :sniff: Continue reading
I am an excellent candidate to pick the best muscle cars for women, mostly because I love muscle cars. I can spot them, make and model, from a country mile away, and I’d love nothing more than to drop some cash on a vintage muscle car to sport around town. I like a car with power and sometimes I get annoyed at my luxury car because it doesn’t have enough pick up. If this sounds like you, then you are an excellent driver candidate for one of my top picks of best muscle cars for women. Continue reading
I know that I don’t have to tell you this, but trucks aren’t just for dudes anymore. I thought I might just repeat that for good measure, since I know it might be surprising news for some marketers that haven’t quite caught wind of the fact that we are the fastest growing segment of truck buyers. Yep, it’s true – according to statistics on buying habits, women are purchasing more and more trucks these days, so there must be something to the idea that hey, trucks aren’t just for dudes anymore! And we don’t need them to be painted pink in order for us to be interested.
Any idea why I’m writing a post about the top five trucks for women? Probably because when it comes to the truck market, women are often the overlooked consumers. I guess some car marketers just don’t know how many things women need trucks for in their lives, but I do. Which is exactly why I’ve created this list of the top five trucks for women – to give a little guidance and anecdote to those of you considering a truck for your next purchase.
Do you have any idea what a gearhead is? If you haven’t grown up with one or avoided one in your rearview mirror (just kidding!), then you may never have heard the term. A gearhead is a person who loves working on and modifying cars, to the extent that they’ll go to some pretty crazy lengths to get the job done. Think digging through junkyards to find just the right vintage part for their Monte Carlo.
Movie star cars you won’t forget.
Cars are one of the greatest accessories that a person can have, and much like a Rolex watch or a killer pair of Louboutins, cars say just as much about status and income as they do about your personality. But even when cost prohibits us from participating, it doesn’t cost anything to dream, and that’s why checking out the cars driven by movie stars is so much fun.
From just plain flashy to downright alien, these cars have some of the most eye-catching qualities you’ll find on the market. Check out these five movie star cars and be prepared to gasp. Continue reading