Car buying is a big decision. We research, write pro and con lists, test drive numerous vehicles, figure out car seat configurations, check cargo space and play with on board tech. Then there are colors to choose, options to decide on, and of course the price negotiation. By the end of it all we’re ready to sit down with a glass of wine and share our experience, which is what we did on our Twitter Party on March 30th covering what we look for in a car, how we love car shows, and who we take shopping. Read on for a summary of the valuable tips that came out.

Thank you to everyone who joined us. Want to learn more about cars? Read Kim Orlando’s Volvo XC70 review, how to avoid car sickness, and how to buy a used car.