Auto Facts

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WTIC NewsTalk 1080 and the Connecticut Automotive Retailers Association (CARA) are talking about all things cars. From safe driving tips, to car consumer insight, to the local auto news that could affect you and your car, Auto Facts with CARA offers everything you need to keep yourself in the drivers seat. Driven by Bouvier Insurance.

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    February 15, 2020 - 3:19 pm

    What types of cars can be purchased in CT? We discuss car buying time myths and facts, and look at the different EV's available in our state.

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    January 27, 2020 - 3:14 pm

    New car dealers are a major player in employment and opportunities for CT residents. They support local communities, events and local businesses. 
     

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    December 22, 2019 - 4:30 pm

    Winter is on the way, and even living in New England, people seem to go nuts behind the wheel whenever conditions get snowy and icy. But there's things we can do in advance to avoid some of the...

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    December 08, 2019 - 4:30 pm

    Dealerships are an integral part of Connecticut’s economy as they protect our state’s consumers and work hard to contribute $10.3 billion in total sales to Connecticut's economy, which is 17.7% of...

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    November 25, 2019 - 3:04 pm

    It’s been over three decades since the popular television series Knight Rider aired, showcasing the autonomous artificially intelligent automobile, K.I.T.T.  What was once considered a far-fetched...

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    November 10, 2019 - 4:38 pm

    The Connecticut Auto Show is a three-day event and will take place on Friday, November 15th, Saturday, November 16th and Sunday, November 17th.   For the second consecutive year, the Connecticut...

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    October 27, 2019 - 10:00 am

    But what about all of the “Urban Legends” associated with buying a new car?   You know, the advice your know-it-all friend or uncle gives you before you head down to the local dealership.

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    October 13, 2019 - 2:46 pm

    Winter is on the way, and even living in New England, people seem to go nuts behind the wheel whenever conditions get snowy and icy. But there's things we can do in advance to avoid some of the...

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    September 29, 2019 - 2:46 pm

    Car dealers and the National Guard don't seem like the most obvious pairing, but the automotive industry in Connecticut does a lot of work to support those in service. Steve Parker and CARA's Jim...

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