About LeeAnn Shattuck

LeeAnn Shattuck is an automotive expert, speaker, writer, radio & television host, and race car driver. LeeAnn also owns a unique car buying service that helps women (and smart men) save a ton of time, money and headaches throughout the entire car selection and buying process.
LeeAnn is passionate about educating people about cars and about empowering them to make informed decisions when purchasing, selling and servicing automobiles.
Known around the world as “The Car Chick,” LeeAnn has been featured on many national radio and television programs. She was the co-host of the internationally syndicated radio show, “America’s Garage,” and stared in the Speed Channel’s reality show, “R U Faster Than a Redneck,” with comedian Jon Reep, NASCAR legend Kenny Wallace, and Dukes of Hazard star John Schneider. LeeAnn currently hosts “The Straight Shift” podcast and the internet shows, “Shut Up & Drive” and “Rust Rescue.”
LeeAnn is also a self-professed car nut and a champion race car driver. She has loved cars her whole life and began learning high performance driving at the age of 8. LeeAnn currently drives for a woman-owned race team in 24 hour endurance road races.  On the street, she zips around in her 2004 Mini Cooper S named “Maggie.”
LeeAnn can be reached through her website, https://thecarchick.com/

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Car Shopping
? The Car Chick
August 3, 2021
LeeAnn the Car Chick answers readers questions: which is the best car for teens, and which is the best family car for a family looking to make a change?
Buying A Car Leasing A Car
Photo: Robert Haverly
May 17, 2021
Torn between outright buying a car or leasing one instead? This guide will tell you what’s perfect for you and your budget.
Buy A Used Car
Photo: Hilbert Hill on Unsplash
April 7, 2021
You don’t have to break the bank when you buy a used car. These tips will help you get the best deal without feeling like you’re compromising.
Car Shopping
? The Car Chick
January 18, 2021
On average, women pay $1,000 more for the same car as men. But you don’t have to. Meet our car shopping expert… here to help you make the right choice.
End Of Year Car Shopping
Photo: Erik Mclean on Unsplash
December 30, 2020
If you’ve decided that now is the perfect time to do your end of year car shopping, don’t worry—you’re not alone. Use these tips to navigate the sales.
Buy A New Car
Photo: Dieny Portinanni
November 27, 2020
Looking to buy a new car? This is the right time to do it. Our guide to holiday car shopping will help you find the best deals.