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Know What You Need During Your Used Car Search

When buying a used vehicle many people don’t take the time to make a list of things that must have and options they would like to have. The reason to make this list is so that when shopping and test driving you aren’t looking at four-wheel drive pickups when you really need a compact car with good gas mileage.

First, make a list and address your lifestyle needs. For instance, you’ve got many children, or you travel a long distance every day and need a comfortable ride for the long haul. Then write a second list. This…

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Bring Your Car for a Tire Rotations before Too Late

Don't keep putting off those tire rotations because you think the tires look fine. Tires wearing unevenly could pose a huge set of issues with your car that will impact you financially. The uneven wearing of the tires on your car will result in a strong vibration that is going to eventually impact your ability to steer without distraction.

As the tread is wearing faster in certain areas of the tires, which hinders the tires ability to hug the road and grip the asphalt when the conditions are slick. If the tires are not being frequently rotated, then the…

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What Drives 2017 Honda Civic Si to Excel?

If you're like the sport-drive aficionados here at our Santa Monica, CA Honda dealership, then you've probably been long-awaiting the arrival of the 2017 Honda Civic Si. You've seen its lean, aggressive curves from the virtual afar, noted standout aesthetics like a front fascia giving way to large lower air intakes, 18-inch split five-spoke alloy wheels, and even a full-width light bar and spoiler raised wing-like to the prospects of taking to the southern California highway. Now it's here, and you can see for yourself what's really going on under the hood.

Prepare to be…

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It'll Be a Great Summer for 2018 Honda Ridgeline in Santa Monica, CA

The season of fun in the sun is upon us here in southern California, and we all know what that means. Time to get together with the friends and take the family in tow for some long-awaited R&R. Lucky for the months' coming events, the 2018 Honda Ridgeline pickup's coming soon, too, and it looks to be loaded with features to make summer 2017 memorable.

Bringing up the truck's rear, you'll find an industry-first and exclusive Dual Action Tailgate, offering ease of access to the 2018 Honda Ridgeline In-Bed Trunk®, which functions double as a beverage…

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Road Trip Essentials

There are certain things that you should keep in your vehicle. Breaking down is one of the last things that you want to occur on a trip, but it happens to even the best drivers. Flat tires, broken components, and other misadventures can come up at any time, the best thing to do is prepare in case they happen to you.

 

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Honda Makes $1 Million Pledge to Nationwide Children's Hospital

On June 20, Honda announced that the automaker will be donating $1 million to Nationwide Children's Hospital to establish the Honda Center for Gait Analysis and Mobility Enhancement. The center is designed to enhance pediatric mobility, and will be the first of its kind to offer comprehensive gait analysis, spine motion analysis, sports performance programs and injury prevention.

To complete its mission of improving the mobility of all children, the center will also be…

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Learn About Leasing Options in Santa Monica, CA

Is it time to add a new Honda model like the stylish Honda Accord to your driveway? You may have already found the perfect vehicle, but have you considered leasing instead of buying?

Buying vs. Leasing

When you buy a vehicle, you own it. It is your companion for years to come and you may do with it what you will. When you lease, you borrow a brand new vehicle, drive it for a few years, then trade it back for another brand new model.

Why is leasing right for me?

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Honda Enjoys Strong May Sales Results

American Honda Motor Co., Inc. reported earlier this month that 134,475 Honda vehicles were sold in May, delivering a 0.7 percent sales improvement over May 2016 results. Much of the credit for the month's resulted can be attributed to Honda truck sales, which increased 5.6 percent on sales of 63,650 trucks.

With over 32,000 vehicles sold in May the Honda CR-V enjoyed a sales gain of 9.6 percent…

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