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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    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.

    On...

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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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    August 18, 2019 - 2:46 pm

    "Lemon law" seems to be a term that surfaces less and less. Is this because cars are better? Or do we just not talk about it the same way? Steve Parker and CARA President Jim Fleming discuss this...

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    August 04, 2019 - 2:46 pm

    Steve Parker and CARA President Jim Fleming are joined by Lou Camacho with the Connecticut Technical School System. This institution has a great reputation, and the automotive industry in...

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    July 21, 2019 - 3:03 pm

    Sometimes it seems like Summertime leaves us a little more lax on rules, and that includes while driving. Whether it's hot weather, screaming kids in the backseat, or new and confusing road...

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    July 07, 2019 - 3:03 pm

    The rules of the road have changed, whether you're a teen first learning the ropes, or a seasoned driver. It's tougher to get a license today, but the good part is it comes with an all new...

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