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Dave Sullivan AutoPacific E-wagon

How I Drive | Profile of Dave Sullivan of AutoPacific

Dave Sullivan has been a friend to Be Car Chic for years; and his witty, fun-loving personality make him a likeable guy in this industry. Dave’s also smart as a whip and knows a lot about the ins and outs of the car world. Today, we profile Dave, who serves as Manager, Product Analysis at […]

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Grace Autosport

How I Drive | Beth Paretta, founder of Grace Autosport

We’ve known Beth Paretta for some time here at Be Car Chic, and she still inspires us today! The recent founder of the only all-female IndyCar racing team, Beth has a lengthy resume of success in the automotive industry, and she’s particularly passionate about motorsports. How I Drive | Profile of Grace Autosport founder, Beth […]

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Michael Harley Porsche GT3 RS

How I Drive | Profile of AutoWeb chief editor, Michael Harley

Meet Michael Harley–chances are you already have. With an extensive background in the auto industry, Mike is a car enthusiast to the core. After a decade-long stint as the West Coast editor of the popular website Autoblog, Mike jumped ship to spearhead the editorial content of the new car-shopping website AutoWeb. We first met Mike […]

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How I Drive | Profile of Nyree D. Wright of MSLGROUP

If you’re an automotive journalist or blogger in the D.C. area, then you’ve most likely worked with the bubbly, energetic Nyree D. Wright. As Senior Vice President of MSLGROUP, Nyree serves as the ultimate public relations professional on behalf of General Motors, connecting her client with influencers in both the D.C. and NYC regions. I’m […]

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10 cars we really didn’t want to give back this Summer

September is officially here, which means Summertime is coming to a close. As schools fill up with children and America’s asphalt arteries clear out, we couldn’t help but reflect nostalgically on a few of our favorite cars this Summer. As automotive writers, we receive dozens of vehicles to test each year. It’s not an easy […]

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How I Drive | Profile of Joe Miragliotta from

Men’s lifestyle blogger Joe Miragliotta loves coffee and reviewing pretty much anything he can get his hands on. On you’ll find lots of car reviews but you’ll also find a lot more, including travel, technology and style reviews. What kind of driving style does someone like Joe have? Have a read below! How I […]

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How I Drive | Profile of Fiat Chrysler’s Allison Singer

[blurb] This week’s “How I Drive” guest is Allison Singer, an Active Chassis Controls Functional Integrator for Fiat Chrysler Automotive. You may remember FCA’s Wendy Michalski from her “How I Drive” feature in May, so we’re excited to feature another FCA team member’s driving profile. How I Drive | Allison Singer Location: Detroit Daily Driver: […]

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How I Drive | Profile of Autoproyecto’s Javier Mota

This week’s featured guest is Mr. Javier Mota of SiriusXM radio show Autos 0-60 and Spanish language automotive site I’ve had the pleasure of meeting Javier at media events and we’re are also friends on Facebook – it seems like he’s on a media trip every single day! Be Car Chic has had the […]

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Will You Help? Unique Opportunity for Be Car Chic in Germany

UPDATE: Whitney has been selected as a Social Media Brand Ambassador for the German National Tourist Office and will be heading to Deutschland very soon! Thanks for helping us in this unique opportunity! Stay tuned for updates by subscribing to our email list and liking our Facebook page. “I vote for @Becarchic’s Whitney Ramirez (@WhitneyRamirezg) […]

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Andrew Ganz with Stella, his classic BMW.

How I Drive | Profile of Subaru’s Andrew Ganz

It isn’t uncommon for a professional in the automotive industry to have worn many different hats throughout their career. This is also true for this week’s “How I Drive” guest Andrew Ganz. Although working full-time as Press Fleet & Motorsports PR Manager for Subaru of America, he has also been a freelance automotive journalist, photographer, […]

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How I Drive | Profile of SheBuysCars’ Fadra Nally

Former corporette Fadra Nally has found her passion in writing and blogs for a living. In addition to her personal lifestyle blog, Fadra is also the Director of Content Strategy for SheBuyCars. Check out her driving profile below! How I Drive | Fadra Nally Location: Eldersburg, MD Daily Driver: 2014 Toyota Avalon Hybrid in Blizzard […]

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Cathy Gillen

How I Drive | Profile of transportation guru Cathy Gillen

Have you met Cathy Gillen? This boutique PR agency founder is a highway and transportation advocate and activist. Her agency, The Gillen Group, now in its tenth year has worked with transportation safety clients such as AAA, the National Safety Council and AARP. With an entire career in safety, are you wondering what Cathy’s driving […]

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Pop by Local Motors pop-up in Crystal City this summer

The car company that encourages customers to co-build their vehicles, has opened what they’re calling a “Mobifactory” just outside Washington, DC for the summer season. Thanks to an insider tip from a new car-obsessed friend, we checked out the grand opening of the Local Motors #CoCreationNation station in Crystal City (a sub-city within Arlington, Va. […]

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How I Drive | Profile of WWH Communications’ William West Hopper

This week’s How I Drive interviewee hails from DC, owns an automotive marketing company and also owns an interior design installation company. I’m talking about William West Hopper. William works closely with Be Car Chic editor Melanie as fellow members of WAPA (Washington Automotive Press Association). Let’s check out William’s DC driving style! How I […]

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Elizabeth Krear

How I Drive | Profile of Elizabeth Krear, Ram Trucks

It’s always great to hear about women in engineering. We’re excited to introduce the Chief Engineer of the Ram 1500 – a female – Elizabeth Krear.

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Kim Carpenter

How I Drive | Profile of GM’s Kim Carpenter

Today we’re introducing a communications expert who has worked at GM for a decade and a half – Kim Carpenter. Currently GM’s East Coast Communications Manager, Kim works in NYC, loves the outdoors, manufacturing and the Texas Longhorns.

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Byron Hurd

How I Drive | Profile of Byron Hurd, LeftlaneNews

The self-proclaimed “Kanye West of everything he’s not the Kanye West of” Byron Hurd recently shared with us his driving style. Excited yet? Byron is Buyer’s Guide/News Editor at automotive blog LeftLane News and is a lover of horsepower (aren’t we all?). Check out byron’s driving style below! How I Drive | Byron Hurd Location: […]

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Grace Autosport

Game Changer | Beth Paretta launches first all-female IndyCar race team, Grace Autosport

Our friend, Beth Paretta, who has a winning record in the racing world working with the SRT brand of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), has launched a game changer–an all women’s racing team for the 2016 IndyCar season, with plans to compete in next year’s Indianapolis 500. Meet the Grace Autosport Dream Team Grace Autosport is […]

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Wendy Michalski

How I Drive | Profile of Fiat Chrysler’s Wendy Michalski

How much do you know about Fiat? Chrysler? We know someone who knows quite a bit about FCA (Fiat Chrysler Automobiles). Wendy Michalski is FCA’s Product Insights Research Manager, so she can probably teach you a few things you didn’t know about the automaker.

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Clifford Atiyeh

How I Drive | Profile of Car and Driver’s Clifford Atiyeh

This week’s “How I Drive” highlights Car and Driver’s Contributing Editor Clifford Atiyeh. Clifford is into cars (would you have guessed it?), loves big dogs and has a passion for writing.

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