Summer is officially here, and our famously industrious membership has been hard at work. Our Ragtop Ramble/Crustacean Crawl is nearly upon us, and planning is humming along. Here’s a roundup of what’s been going on this week with the New England Motor Press Association.
Zane and Josh Merva from AutoInsane.com have been busy driving the GM HD Pickups and Cadillac CTS Coupe, and reviews will publish in the near future. Keep an eye out.
Keith Griffin offers used-car wisdom at his About.com blog and thinks about the residual value of electric cars this week.
Laurie Bogart Morrow writes a weekly car review column for The Daily Basics, a women’s interest website, and also contributes car reviews to Salon.com. Laurie is currently collaborating on a book on vintage costume jewelry with Nikon spokesman, professional photographer Rob Van Patten, as well, entitled The Vintage Woman.
Tim Plouff is one of NEMPA’s Maine contingent, with a weekly column in the Ellsworth American, Mt. Desert Islander and several other coastal Maine papers. Longer versions of the print reviews can be found at fenceviewer.com
Dan Roth expounds on the cars he’s driving with his Autoblog Podcast colleagues. Dan recently reviewed the Ford Transit Connect for the Boston Globe. Dan also writes for AOL Autos and Examiner.com.
John and Paul Zangari continue to host Drive Thru Radio on Providence’s WPRO, as they have for the last twenty years. The brothers offer car repair advice, as well as chatting about the new cars they’re driving.