Winter Weather Vehicle Preparation Tips & Tricks

By Product Expert | Posted in Safety on Wednesday, September 30th, 2020 at 8:54 PM
A dark forest in the snow

How to Prepare Your Vehicle for the Winter Snow

Environmental factors can have a major impact on a vehicle’s reliability and performance. Unfortunately, drivers experience this firsthand every year as soon as fall turns to winter, the temperature drops and the roads become coated with snow and ice. Wondering how to prepare your vehicle for the winter snow? We’ve put together a few tips and tricks below.

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List of 2020 Honda Ridgeline Exterior Paint Options

By Product Expert | Posted in Honda Ridgeline on Wednesday, September 30th, 2020 at 8:46 PM
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What Exterior Color Options are Offered for the 2020 Honda Ridgeline?

Wondering what exterior color options are offered for the 2020 Honda Ridgeline? To help drivers decide which color options is right for them, we’ve put together a gallery of each paint option down below.

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What’s Different about the 2021 Honda Insight?

By Product Expert | Posted in Honda Insight on Wednesday, September 30th, 2020 at 8:36 PM
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List of 2021 Honda Insight Updates & Changes

The 2021 Honda Insight is a hybrid sedan offered in three trims. Car shoppers may be wondering:  What’s different about the Honda Insight for the 2021 model year? Drivers looking for a list of 2021 Honda Insight updates and changes can find a breakdown of the most notable differences between the 2021 Honda Insight and its 2020 predecessor down below.

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Schedule Muffler Repair Service at Matt Castrucci Honda in Dayton, OH

By Product Expert | Posted in Tips on Wednesday, September 30th, 2020 at 8:28 PM
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Where to go for Muffler Repair in Dayton, OH 

Drivers who notice an increase in vehicle noise may be dealing with a worn-out muffler. Wondering where to go for muffler repair in Dayton, OH? Matt Castrucci Honda can assist drivers in the greater Dayton area with a wide variety of automotive services, including muffler and exhaust system repair.

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How Does Weather Affect Fuel Economy?

By Product Expert | Posted in Tips on Wednesday, September 30th, 2020 at 8:17 PM
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Does Bad Weather Reduce a Car’s Gas Mileage?

There are many factors that can have an impact on a vehicle’s fuel efficiency, both internal and external. Does bad weather reduce a car’s gas mileage? Below, we’ve broken down everything drivers should know about the weather’s impact on fuel economy.


Read More: How Can I Maximize My Fuel Economy?


Ways Weather Can Affect a Car’s Fuel Efficiency

  • Wet or icy roads reduce traction, resulting in wasted energy and worse efficiency.
  • Warming up/defrosting a vehicle uses additional power and fuel.
  • Excessive air conditioning system usage can result in wasted fuel.
  • Cold temperatures result in increased wind drag, further reducing efficiency.
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Experiencing fuel efficiency issues with your vehicle? It may be the sign of an automotive issue. Schedule a service appointment with Matt Castrucci Honda today if you’d like your vehicle assessed by a professional.

What’s New in the 2021 Honda Odyssey?

By Product Expert | Posted in Honda Odyssey on Wednesday, September 30th, 2020 at 8:12 PM
2021 Honda Odyssey driving down a highway

List of 2021 Honda Odyssey Updates & Changes

Drivers in the market for a minivan that takes advantage of the latest innovations in automotive design should research the 2021 Honda Odyssey. Looking for a list of 2021 Honda Odyssey updates and changes? Below, we’ve broken down all the changes made to this minivan for the 2021 model year.

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Is the 2020 Honda HR-V a Good Vehicle for Families?

By Product Expert | Posted in Honda HR-V on Wednesday, September 30th, 2020 at 8:08 PM
2020 Honda HR-V driving down a rural road

Family-Friendly Features & Qualities of the 2020 Honda HR-V

Many drivers are drawn to SUVs because of their practical nature, making them desirable to many family-oriented drivers. Interested in learning more about the family-friendly features and qualities of the 2020 Honda HR-V? Below, we’ve broken down the features and qualities that make this SUV the ideal vehicle for many families.

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2021 Honda Insight Exterior Color Gallery

By Product Expert | Posted in Honda Insight on Wednesday, September 30th, 2020 at 8:04 PM
2021 Honda Insight parked in front of a building

What Exterior Paint Colors are Offered for the 2021 Honda Insight?

Every Honda model can be found in a variety of paint option. Wondering what exterior paint colors are offered for the 2021 Honda Insight? Below, we’ve put together a gallery of every 2021 Honda Insight color option.

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What’s Happening in Fall 2020 in the Greater Dayton Area?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community Events on Wednesday, September 30th, 2020 at 7:59 PM
A forest path in the fall

List of Fall 2020 Activities and Events in Dayton, OH

Although summer is coming to an end, there’s plenty of autumnal happening to look forward to in and around Dayton. Looking for a list of fall 2020 activities and events in Dayton, OH? We’ve put together a list of recommendations for several events happening in the greater Dayton area that community members may find interesting. 

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Standard & Available 2021 Honda Pilot Comfort Features

By Product Expert | Posted in Honda Pilot on Wednesday, September 30th, 2020 at 7:53 PM
2021 Honda Pilot driving down a winding road

What Comfort Features are Available for the 2021 Honda Pilot?

Prior to purchasing a new SUV, drivers should take care to research its available trim levels and offered features. Wondering what comfort features are available for the 2021 Honda Pilot? Learn more about the interior amenities found inside this SUV by viewing our breakdown of its available features down below.

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