How does the 2016 Honda Pilot rank for safety, and what safety features does it offer?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Honda Pilot, Honda Safety on Wednesday, July 27th, 2016 at 2:52 PM
2016 Honda Pilot

2016 Honda Pilot Safety Features and Technologies

The 2016 Pilot is Honda’s modern family SUV designed to draw attention, provide more space for adventures, and, most importantly, keep your family safe. Howdy Honda put together information about the 2016 Honda Pilot Safety Features and Technologies for drivers searching for a vehicle that they can feel confident hauling their family around in.

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What should I Do if I Notice a Dog Overheating in a Parked Car?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Thursday, July 14th, 2016 at 4:02 PM
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What to Do if You See a Dog Locked in a Car on a Hot Day

Dog owners love to take their four-legged best friends along on car ride adventures, but this activity can be deadly during the summer months. It doesn’t have to be too warm outside for a car to become dangerously hot inside, even with the windows rolled down. Unfortunately, many dogs still die in cars each year because owners are unaware of the dangers. Howdy Honda put together some information about what to do if you see a dog locked in a car on a hot day.  

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What are the differences between the 2016 Honda Civic and the 2016 Honda Accord?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Comparisons, Honda Accord, Honda Civic on Monday, July 11th, 2016 at 11:39 AM
2016 Honda Civic vs Accord

2016 Honda Civic vs 2016 Honda Accord

Honda is well-known for producing reliable, safe, and long-lasting vehicles and the two Honda sedan models are no exception; the Honda Civic and the Honda Accord are two of the most popular sedans on the road. But which model best fits your needs? Howdy Honda put together a comparison of the 2016 Honda Civic vs 2016 Honda Accord to help our customers decide.

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Do vehicles consume more fuel in the summer?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Thursday, July 7th, 2016 at 2:11 PM
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How do warm temperatures affect a vehicle’s MPG?

As temperatures rise during the summer months, drivers keep themselves and their passengers comfortable by either turning on the air conditioning or rolling down the windows for a breeze—but how do these actions affect the vehicle’s fuel economy? How do warm temperatures affect a vehicle’s MPG? This is a question that many drivers are asking, and Howdy Honda is here to provide some answers. Continue reading for more information, as well as some tips for improved MPG during the hotter months of the year.

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Should I use regular or premium gas in my vehicle?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks, Vehicle Maintenance on Monday, June 27th, 2016 at 4:16 PM
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Regular Gas vs Premium Gas: Performance and Price

In recent years, there has been quite a bit of confusion around the subject of premium gas. Drivers of vehicles that call for premium gas question the reasoning, while drivers of vehicles that call for regular gas wonder if their vehicle could benefit from a little premium TLC. Howdy Honda is here to help educate you on the two different fuel types and which one will work best for your vehicle. Continue reading for more information on regular gas vs premium gas: performance and price, including FAQs and common myths.

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Celebrate 4th of July 2016 in Austin with these Local Events

By blogsadmin | Posted in Austin, TX Events on Thursday, June 16th, 2016 at 4:21 PM
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4th of July 2016 Events Austin TX

Here at Howdy Honda, we know that Texans celebrate Independence Day big, so we put together a list of some local events to help our friends in Austin and the surrounding areas get the most out of this 4th of July. Howdy Honda wishes you and your family a fun and safe holiday.

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Celebrate Father’s Day 2016 with these Local Events

By blogsadmin | Posted in Austin, TX Events on Thursday, June 9th, 2016 at 4:58 PM
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Father’s Day 2016 Austin TX Events

Here at Howdy Honda, giving back to our community is an integral part of how we do business. We put together a list of popular and promising Father’s Day events in Austin to help you celebrate the Dad in your life in the best ways possible. From Howdy Honda to yours — Happy Father’s Day! Read the rest of this entry »

2017 Honda Ridgeline to Debut after Anticipated Return

By blogsadmin | Posted in Honda Ridgeline on Monday, June 6th, 2016 at 5:07 PM
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2017 Honda Ridgeline Standard Features and Arrival Date

Since the Honda model’s last release in 2014, the all-new 2017 Honda Ridgeline has been redesigned to meet the needs of traditional pickup buyers with major upgrades to towing and handling performance, body design, and feature options. Aimed to compete with the Chevy Colorado, GMC Canyon, Nissan Frontier, and Toyota Tacoma, the redesigned Honda Ridgeline is built for the do-it-yourselfer. Read the rest of this entry »

2016 Honda Fit color options

By blogsadmin | Posted in Honda Fit on Monday, May 30th, 2016 at 10:20 PM
2016 Honda Fit color options

When a vehicle can deliver *massive fuel efficiency while keeping things energetic under the hood, drivers need to match the vehicle’s exterior with its lively performance. The 2016 Honda Fit is available in eight color options, all of which allow drivers to express their personalities and give the vehicle’s capabilities the opportunity to shine.  Read the rest of this entry »

Which Honda vehicles have HondaLink?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Honda Accord, Honda Civic, Honda CR-V, Honda CR-Z, Honda Fit, Honda HR-V, Honda Odyssey, Honda Pilot on Sunday, May 29th, 2016 at 6:23 PM
Which Honda vehicles have HondaLink

Being connected via smartphone at all times has become more prominent over the last decade. While innovation and improvements to technology are exciting and impressive, they also can create issues for drivers or those hoping to maintain their focus each day. To help travelers keep their eyes on the road and hands on the wheel, Honda introduced HondaLink Next Generation with HandsFreeLink, its infotainment system that allows users with compatible smartphones to access their favorite contacts, music and apps without losing concentration behind the wheel. Interested drivers will get a better look at the system’s functionality and see which Honda vehicles are available with HondaLink. Read the rest of this entry »