John Goreham

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Should I Get an Extended Car Warranty

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Extended Warranty for Subaru

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CarShield Review and Pricing

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Cheap Car Insurance in North Carolina for 2021

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John Goreham

John Goreham
John Goreham was born in Cambridge, Mass. The family’s old “triple-deckah” was a short walk to the global HQ of Car Talk, and he went on to attend high school in Cambridge as well. John considers himself a recovering engineer. In the ‘90s, he was part of ... read morean academic team that built an electric vehicle from scratch. For 20 years, he applied his engineering and sales talents in the high tech world and automotive supply chain market before deciding to chase his dream of being an auto writer. In addition to Car Talk, John's work has appeared in print in dozens of American newspapers and he provides reviews to many vehicle shopping sites.
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