It’s like sports cars were made for women, designed especially with us in mind. There’s the looks, the speed, and the power that we love in a pair of running shoes, a job, or a handbag – why wouldn’t we demand the same of our cars? A sports car used to come across as a status symbol reserved strictly for men, but more women are finding lots to love about these high-performance machines. And to that end, for all of you ladies out there contemplating your next sports car purchase, I give you a little insight into my best sports cars for women list. Continue reading
You know what makes me qualified to write a car buying guide for women? I am one. A woman, I mean, and I recently bought a new car. Is the car buying experience different for women? Of course it is; although women make a ginormous percentage of the purchase decisions in any household, my household consists of me and two cats, so I never know if anyone is taking that very seriously. Continue reading
If you’ve read about the newest cars on the market recently, you may have noticed a whole slew of futuristic new car options that you may not even recognize if you’ve been driving a car that has a couple of years on it. I used to drive a 2000, and the difference of a decade is RE-markable once you’re comfortably seated inside of a 2012. Continue reading
Why would anyone need tips for holiday parking at the mall? Have you ever been to a mall on or after Black Friday? Or any weekend in December? It’s terrifying, and parking lots and decks are notorious for being the nail in the holiday stress coffin. Not to be all doom and gloom about shopping – it is supposed to be fun after all. So, focus on not spilling your Pumpkin Spice Latte and spending time with your family, and keep these quick tips for holiday parking in your pocket for backup. Continue reading
A couple weeks back, we wrote about the best midlife crisis cars for men. Now it’s the ladies’ turn. It may sound a little Thelma and Louise-ish, but hunting down midlife crisis cars for women is a crazy fun ride. That’s because when women hit midlife, they’re looking for a chance to get away – for a fun ride with lots of performance, and beaucoup glamor. No more minivan or grocery-getter, this is all about the sex appeal. Well, that and the ability to put pedal to metal and get the heck out of Dodge whenever you feel like it. Because midlife and the open road go together better than peanut butter and chocolate. Delicious! Continue reading
FRIDAY NOVEMBER 18 – MONDAY NOVEMBER 21: Submit your favorite funny car photos or car names to CarWoo’s Facebook page for the chance to win some quirky car accessories of your own!
A car must have only the best car accessories. Outfitting your vehicle with the most cutting edge or unique accessories ensures that you customize your ride with your own personality while simultaneously increasing the ease of driving, maintaining, or cleaning your car. So it’s a win-win. Some accessories are just plain fun to have, and I’ve added a few of those in here as well, just for kicks. Continue reading
The way some people complain about their commute, you’d think coming up with activities for the drive to and from work was a huge hassle. Like interpreting tax code changes or planning a teenage girl’s Justin Bieber-themed birthday party. Continue reading
I think “Best Cars for Cat Ladies” may be just a little bit unfair, considering the kind of connotation that the term “cat lady” has. I mean, what if you’re someone who just really, really likes cats? And maybe you feel a commitment to adopting the ones that wind up at the shelter, and somehow you just wound up with a few more than expected. I’m just saying.
Regardless of whether or not you’re shopping around for the best cars for cat ladies, this list is worth taking a look at anyway. You know, just in case.
Oh, ladies, the best cars for women are the ones that don’t talk back, amirite? J/k, of course, but if you’re like me and you’re a woman residing in a city lacking in legit public transportation, then you need a car. And if you’re like me, once you decide to buy a car, you also suddenly have all of these qualifications for what kind of car and the sorts of amenities you must have. Continue reading
Who exactly would be interested in the best hatchbacks on the road, you ask? How about anyone who doesn’t have the need for a whole lot of car to drive around? Or how about people who love excellent gas mileage and saving at the pump? Oh, and definitely those of us who don’t have multiple children to cart around, just a few flat-packed boxes from Ikea and a couple of cats, you know, just for example… Continue reading
I know the idea of a test drive checklist might seem a little back-to-school, but trust me, car buying can be a whirlwind experience with a lot of words and eye candy, and that can sometimes be a disorienting feeling. If you have a checklist handy, then you’re sure not to leave anything out, or, by comparison, spend too much time focused on something that is relatively minor in the grand scheme of things. Continue reading