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Sophia Funk

Sophia Funk is a contributing writer for Endgame360. She started writing content for MotorBiscuit in 2021 but has covered the automotive industry for several years and is a self-proclaimed BMW enthusiast. She has a lifetime of familiarity with the brand and grew up in an automotive household rich in mechanical expertise about a variety of automakers. In fact, as a child, she tinkered with a number of British models with her brother as well.

Sophia matches her automotive expertise with a thorough writing background, as she has 20 years of experience teaching journalism and media. Besides following BMW, she has a particular interest in European models but also stays up to date with the latest EV news and trends with domestic automakers as well.

Sophia earned her master’s degree in English from Florida International University. During her time in graduate school, she was a member of the local chapter of the Graduate English Association.

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A new dealership selling Chevy products.

Are New Car Sales Still Banned in Cuba?

Pictures of Cuba are filled with iconic classic cars. Are new cars still banned in Cuba? The answer is a little complicated as far as what the deal is with buying new and used cars.
A Volvo dealership building with a light blue and dark blue front.

How Will Volvo’s Autonomous Vehicle Work?

More new EVs are announced every day or are in the works. Couple that with plans to get to a point of truly autonomous vehicles, and there's a lot happening quickly. Volvo is the latest brand to make headlines with talk of its upcoming autonomous car.
A mechanic under a car potentially changing fluids like transmission fluid.

When Should I Change My Automatic Transmission Fluid?

When reviewing regularly scheduled maintenance for your vehicle, things like checking the tire treads, brake pads, and motor oil usually top the list. But even if you have an automatic transmission, you should add changing your transmission fluid to that list, even if you might think you don't have to.
A black gas gauge to assist in monitoring car fluids showing a half a tank.

7 Car Fluids You Should Never Ignore in Your Vehicle

Caring for cars and keeping up with maintenance are cornerstones of ownership. It is important to keep tabs on the fluids that keep your car running smoothly. Here are the top seven car fluids that should be changed or checked regularly.
A used car dealership with flags and various cars out front.

Can You Sue a Car Dealership For Lying?

Purchasing a new or used car can be a joyous occasion, unless you end up with a vehicle that doesn't live up to its dealer description. There is a difference between not being thrilled with car sales and being a victim of a car dealership lying to you.
Manual transmission shift knob inside of a vehicle with black interior.

When Should You Shift to Low Gear?

The time-honored debate that plagues manual transmission drivers involves driving in low gear versus high gear. Surely there was that friend or family member who coached you through learning how to drive a stick. There are times when you should be shifting into low gear. Here's the breakdown according to Don Franklin Auto.
A Tesla Model Y parked outside a Tesla Gigafactory in the Berlin-Brandenburg area

What Is It Like to Own a Tesla Model Y?

The popularity of electric vehicles has steadily increased over the years. With many models available, drivers new to EVs may be wondering just what it's like to own an EV. One popular EV is the Model Y. Here's the breakdown of what to expect when you own a Model Y.