Auto Smarts

AUTO SMARTS presented by Germain.Com

Your auto questions, answered.

Auto Smarts is a two hour weekly radio show simulcast on Wink 107.7 and 95.5 The Hawk. Auto Smarts is hosted by auto repair expert, Dan “Boots” Longenette and automotive dealer, Steve Germain in which listeners are encouraged to call in with any and all of their automotive questions.  Boots and Steve use their extensive knowledge of automobiles and the automotive industry to arrive at a diagnosis and to give helpful advice.

Auto Smarts was first broadcast on 103.9 WTDA in September of 2008 and with an increase in ratings moved to 1230 FOX Sports Radio.  On February 6, 2010 Auto Smarts made its debut on AM 610 WTVN expanding its reach to over 20 thousand listeners. Beginning November 7, 2010, Auto Smarts grows again! The show will now be simulcast on Wink 107.1 and 95.5 The Hawk on the FM dial. Look for more markets to join the Auto Smarts broadcast team in January 2011.

“The purpose of Auto Smarts is to educate consumers on the automotive industry.  As a car dealer myself, I strive to break down any barriers that may exist between the consumer and the car dealership by discussing questions directly with consumers”, said Auto Smarts co-host Steve Germain.

With a number of high profile guests including the likes of Kyle Busch, Kenny Perry, Richard Petty, Bobby Rahal, Graham Rahal, Kenny Wallace, Jay Leno, The Germain brothers, Coach Jim Tressel and many others, listeners are sure to be both informed and entertained.  Auto Smarts also features a segment from Michael Sacks called the 1-800 Lemon Law Lemon Aid Minute dedicated to educating listeners on their legal rights with new tips each week on how to avoid buying a clunker.

Whether you have a question on auto repairs, buying or leasing, trade values, NASCAR racing, insurance or any other automotive related questions, Boots and Steve would love to hear from you!  Or if you just want to weigh in on a topic, the Auto Smarts gang is eager to hear what you have to say. Simply call 888-821-9465 every Sunday from 10AM-12PM Eastern or submit your question at

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