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Nationally recognized TV auto expert to teach 'basics' in AU workshop

Lauren Fix, a nationally recognized television automotive expert and professional race car driver, will be teaching the basics of car maintenance at Alfred University on Monday, Feb. 23 at 7 p.m. in Holmes Auditorium, Harder Hall. The event is open to the public free of charge.

Fix has a long list of credentials including automotive editor for and contributing writer for USA Today, Motor Trend magazine, and Good Housekeeping magazine. She has also authored two books titled “Driving Ambitions: A Complete Guide to Amateur Auto Racing,” and “The Performance Tire and Wheel Handbook.”

Fix is currently the host of a TV show on the Do-It-Yourself Network which provides viewers with in-depth demonstrations and tips for auto repair. She has won numerous awards including a 2000 Car Care Council Communications award and in 2003 an International Automotive Media Award.