Archive for the ‘Safety’ Category

How Can I Connect My Smartphone to the 2019 Honda HR-V?

Friday, March 15th, 2019
Front driver side exterior view of a gray 2019 Honda HR-V

Does the 2019 Honda HR-V come with Apple CarPlay™ & Android Auto™?

The eye-catching appeal of the 2019 Honda HR-V begins in the front fascia with its beveled hood and wideset headlights that hover over the front fender flares.  From the fenders long flowing body lines drape over the profile of the 2019 Honda HR-V and give it a sleek sportiness.  All of the exterior attraction invites you into its comfortable and connected cabin that gets loaded with advanced technology equipment which includes available Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™.  You can learn more about the standard and available technology features of the 2019 Honda HR-V right here below. (more…)

How to avoid distracted driving 

Thursday, February 14th, 2019
man holding phone while driving

Distracted driving, in one way or another, is the leading cause of car accidents in the United States. You can become distracted behind the wheel in more ways than one, so there are several different things you should do to avoid those distractions. Check out some helpful tips that should keep your eyes and mind on the road.  (more…)

Ways you can prevent auto theft

Friday, February 8th, 2019
thief holding flashlight in car window

Theft is an unfortunate reality in life. People have personal possessions stolen every day. In more extreme cases, vehicles can be stolen or broken into. Your car is likely one of the most expensive things you have, so you should take every precaution necessary to keep it safe. Whether you want to protect items in your car or the car itself, we have a few tips that are worth reading.  (more…)

Tips for nighttime driving in the snow

Friday, January 18th, 2019
view from inside car, person driving in snow

Driving at night comes with its own dangers and driving in the snow comes with its own dangers. If you combine these driving conditions, the results may be less than ideal. Sometimes, driving in poor conditions is unavoidable. In that case, there are things you should do to stay as safe as possible. Keep reading to learn more.  (more…)

2019 Honda Insight Driver Assistance & Comfort Features

Friday, July 6th, 2018
2019 Honda Insight driving past a bridge

For many drivers, hybrid sedans are appealing due to their fuel efficiency. However, many of the exterior design decisions made for the sake of fuel economy are frustrating to some. The Honda Insight is back for the 2019 model year, designed for efficiency while keeping a sporty aesthetic. There are a variety of 2019 Honda Insight driver assistance and comfort features you should be aware of. (more…)

2018 Honda Civic Sedan Safety and Driver Assistance Features

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018
2018 Honda Civic Sedan driving fast down road

What safety features come with the 2018 Honda Civic Sedan?

Sedans are the go-to option for many drivers who need a dependable vehicle for their commute. Understandably, one of the top priorities when it comes to vehicle selection is safety. Manufacturers design vehicles with a variety of safety features to protect drivers and passengers. But what safety features come with the 2018 Honda Civic Sedan? This sedan comes with multiple active and passive safety features in addition to optional driver assist technology systems.

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2019 Honda Ridgeline Trim Levels & Safety Features

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018
2019 Honda Ridgeline exterior front fascia passenger side on dirt road

The exciting new 2019 Honda Ridgeline offers plenty of trim levels and safety features. But what ones come standard, and with what trims? Let’s find out. (more…)

How do I know when my brakes are failing?

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018
Empty road with speeding car light streaks

It’s not uncommon to hear your breaks squeak occasionally. But how do you know when your breaks are failing? Here are a few warning signs that you should watch out for. (more…)

SUVs are safer than ever before, but there are still some lingering questions

Thursday, February 15th, 2018
A stock photo of a young family learning more about the new vehicle they're buying

Are crossover SUVs safer than cars?

Few consumer products are as focused on safety than the cars, trucks and crossover SUVs made by Honda and sold at Matt Castrucci Honda. It seems unthinkable there was even a day, much less several generations where something as ubiquitous as seat belts requirements – or even standard equipment. In the modern automotive industry, crossover SUVs are the most popular vehicle platform on the market today. While a lot of changes have been made, driving a crossover SUV is not the same as driving a sedan, coupe or hatchback. (more…)

How does Hill Start Assist work?

Monday, January 29th, 2018
Safety-FAQ-how-does-Hill-Start-Assist-work

Most streets aren’t completely flat, and it would be a big bummer if your car rolled backwards every time it was stopped on an incline. Luckily, most new cars come equipped with Hill Start Assist, which is a safety feature designed to combat that problem. But how does Hill Start Assist work? Vehicle technologies can be tough to understand, so we’re “braking” down Hill Start Assist (see what we did there?) in laymen’s terms! Read on for details!  (more…)