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About TestDriveNow.com

TestDriveNow.com is a premiere automotive resource featuring video reviews by America’s top automotive critic Steve Hammes. Having road tested more than 2,000 new vehicles, Hammes, known as “The Go-to-Guy Before You Buy”, delivers at least two new reviews of his first-hand test drive experiences each week.  TestDriveNow.com also offers in-depth vehicle walk-arounds, previews,  auto show coverage and insightful automotive news.  TestDriveNow provides a newly designed and developed portal and advertising platform for media outlets to serve as a valuable consumer tool in the search for consumer-oriented automotive information, and researching or the purchase of the latest vehicles coming to the market. TestDriveNow partners with local TV and radio stations and newspapers to add valuable, engaging content to their existing sites allowing them to serve as a dynamic vehicle for advertisers striving to increase brand awareness, drive qualified traffic, and generate sales for products and services.

About Steve Hammes

Steve HammesDrive Time with Steve Hammes originated as a weekly local TV news feature on the CBS TV Affiliate, WRGB TV, in Albany, NY in 1998. Automotive journalist, Steve Hammes delivers trusted, top-rated popular car reviews in high definition video across multiple platforms. Hammes offers video program segments showcasing the newest vehicles and industry innovations coming to market.  Hammes’ reviews are featured on TestDriveNow.com, You Tube, Yahoo! Autos and On.AOL.com. Behind the Wheel with Steve Hammes is distributed by the Automotive Broadcasting Network and showcase Steve’s new-car walk-arounds which appear on TV screens in hundreds of car dealerships across the country. Hammes has served as host for Marketplace on Demand airing on Bright House Network channels and Time Warner Cable’s Car Show on TWTV. In addition, Drive Time Productions served as a longtime provider of content for WheelsTV, Autobytel and its MyRide.com web site. Among worldwide automotive events, TestDriveNow.com provides coverage of the North American, New York and South Florida International Auto Shows. Hammes, a long-standing member of the International Motor Press Association, is highly regarded within the media, the automotive industry, and among consumers.