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RMAP 2012 Awards video
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I took video of the Rocky Mountain Automotive Press Awards presentation yesterday.  It's not very good, but it's the best my little camera can do.  You can view it on YouTube:…Continue

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Started this discussion. Last reply by Aaron Turpen Mar 22, 2012.

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Aaron Turpen is attending Andrey Smirnov's event

2015 Denver Auto Show - Press Conferences at Denver Convention Center

April 8, 2015 all day
Check the listing of 2015 Denver Press Conferences here:http://rmapmedia.ning.com/page/2015-denver-auto-showSee More
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Aaron Turpen is attending Andrey Smirnov's event

2015 Denver Auto Show - GM Dinner at TBD

April 8, 2015 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Join General Motors and RMAP to wrap the 2015 Denver Auto Show press day with a dinner event.  Sponsored by GM.Business attire.Please RSVP by Mar 23rd at this site.See More
Mar 16

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Aaron Turpen is attending Andrey Smirnov's event

2015 Denver Auto Show - FCA Lunch at Stout St Social

April 8, 2015 from 11:30am to 12:30pm
Please join Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) and RMAP for a lunch event during the 2015 Denver Auto Show press day.  Sponsored by FCA.Business attire.Please RSVP by Mar 23rd at this site.See More
Mar 16

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Aaron Turpen is attending Andrey Smirnov's event

2015 Denver Auto Show - Ford Breakfast at TBD

April 8, 2015 from 8am to 10am
Join Ford and RMAP to start the 2015 Denver Auto Show media day with a breakfast event.  Sponsored by Ford.Business attire.Please RSVP by Mar 23rd on this site.See More
Mar 16

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Aaron Turpen is attending Andrey Smirnov's event

2015 RMAP Awards at Denver Auto Show Charity Preview at Denver Convention Center

April 7, 2015 from 7pm to 10pm
2015 Rocky Mountain Car, Truck, and SUV of the year awards presentation. Please be there at 7pm, the awards will be held at the beginning.Business or cocktail attire.Please RSVP by Mar 23rd and use comments to note if you are bringing a guest.http://www.charitypreviewparty.com/The 7th Annual Charity Preview Party is the premier event of the Denver Auto Show and benefits locally-based non-profit organizations.See More
Mar 16

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Aaron Turpen is attending Andrey Smirnov's event

2015 Denver Auto Show - Nissan Dinner at Maggiano's restaurant

April 7, 2015 from 5pm to 6:45pm
Please join Nissan and RMAP to kick off the 2015 Denver Auto with a dinner event.  Sponsored by Nissan.Business or cocktail attire.Please RSVP at this site by Mar 23rd.See More
Mar 16

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Sara Lacey and Aaron Turpen are now friends
Jan 22

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Aaron Turpen replied to Richard Melick's discussion What is RMAP doing to grow?
"I think the largest problem is that actual, paying jobs to make a full-time go of it in automotive writing are few and far between. The majority of RMAP members that I know do this part-time, not FT.  I've noticed a really lame trend…"
Dec 5, 2014

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Breakfast with the 2015 Ford F-150 at At Home

November 18, 2014 from 9am to 11am
Ford would like to invite you to an exclusive breakfast presentation and  drive opportunity on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 Please join for a short presentation and an opportunity to drive the 2015 F-150 for the first time in Colorado. Breakfast will be served. Please RSVP to:Heidi Swartzloff269-598-4526Hswartzloff@summitinfo.netSee More
Nov 17, 2014

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Aaron Turpen commented on Andrey Smirnov's page 2014 Rocky Mountain Driving Experience
"It was a great time and I managed to get into nearly every vehicle there. Great job, Andre and everyone who made it happen! Many thanks to the manufacturers who brought us such great stuff to drive too."
Jun 20, 2014

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Aaron Turpen commented on Andrey Smirnov's page 2014 Rocky Mountain Driving Experience
"Scrape the manure off first. :)"
Jun 17, 2014

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Aaron Turpen commented on Andrey Smirnov's page 2014 Rocky Mountain Driving Experience
"High Plains Raceway requires long pants and close-toed shoes. Helmets must be worn while driving on the track, but those are usually provided (bring your own if you've got one). Hopefully there will be balaclavas like last year. Big bonus. "
Jun 14, 2014

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Aaron Turpen commented on Andrey Smirnov's page 2014 Rocky Mountain Driving Experience
"Rumors say there will be an Alfa 4C.. *eyebrow wiggle*"
May 23, 2014

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Aaron Turpen and Brooke Mutzbauer are now friends
May 8, 2014

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Aaron Turpen commented on Andrey Smirnov's event 2014 RMDE (Rocky Mountain Driving Experience)
"Woo! I hear Halie is bringing the Mazda3 2.5i too! :D"
Apr 26, 2014

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Turpen
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CARFAX, CarNewsCafe.com, GuysGab.com, and more
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Freelance Journalist
What is your web site address
http://www.AaronOnAutos.com
Are you an automotive journalist?
Yes
What type of membership? 1. Full (Journalist) 2. Affiliate (company) 3.Qualified (apprentice) 4.Retired or 5. Program Guest? (Please see about us for membership types)
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The 2013 VW Beetle Convertible Turbo May Be The Ultimate Chick Magnet

"The new VW Beetle Convertible Turbo is definitely not your mama’s nostalgia-mobile wandering around town in air conditioned, flower-putting grooviness. It has become far more than that and those old clichés are gone."

Read more at GuysGab.com. Cuz you know you wanna. Comon! Read it! Go! Go now!…

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Posted on August 26, 2013 at 3:04pm

RMAP 4xFall in Colorado puts journalists offroad in a dozen new vehicles

The Rocky Mountain Automotive Press held its first annual 4xFall event, which puts journalists together with manufacturers in unique off road situations in the beautiful fall colors in the high altitude of Colorado's Rocky Mountains. On hand were twelve vehicles, many of which were 2013 model year trucks and SUVs that…

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Posted on September 14, 2012 at 12:37pm

2012 Subaru Impreza 2.0i Premium PZEV - The Go-Anywhere Fuel Sipper

The Suburu Impreza Premium partial zero emissions vehicle (PZEV) is an all-wheel-drive sedan with impressive interior room for a compact. It sports good fuel economy and has all of the goat-like off-track power Subaru is known for.

The manufacturer says

Its clever engineering combines trademark Subaru control and reliability with added safety, technology and interior space, all while going easier on your wallet, thanks to an impressive 36 miles per…

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Posted on July 10, 2012 at 4:31am

How to become an automotive writer in 5 easy steps

This is from my site at GreenBigTruck.com.  I think you'll enjoy it.

Just about everyone who visits websites like this or reads auto magazines thinks “Wow, what a great job those guys have. People hand them free cars to drive, feed them lunch and dinner at fancy restaurants, and even take them to the race track! And all they have to do is write about it.…

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Posted on June 24, 2012 at 7:57pm

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