If you are a fan of the current 2017 Honda Accord then just wait, because things are about to get a whole lot better. The 2018 Honda Accord has received an exterior redesign that exudes confidence. Honda has recently released glimpses of the new 2018 design with concept sketches and camouflaged vehicles. The 2018 Honda Accord is also changing under the hood. There is set to be three powertrains available that should make the 2018 Accord more powerful and more fuel-efficient than past Accord models. Keep reading for more information on the 2018 Honda Accord release date and engine specs. Read the rest of this entry »
There is one thing that Pompous Albert DOES like – Honda!
Honda has launched a campaign to remind Honda customers to keep their Honda running like new by regularly maintaining their vehicle with Honda Genuine Parts and Service. To make their point, they have hired the Instagram sensation Pompous Albert. He is a mean mugging cat that is hard to please. The new campaign will feature videos, gifs, and memes that will be debuted on Honda social media channels including Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube. The videos and images will aim to show that even someone as skeptical as Pompous Albert can recognize the importance of regular vehicle maintenance with Honda Genuine Parts and Service. Check out one of the videos from the new campaign below. Read the rest of this entry »
For families with kids, nothing beats a minivan. The cavernous interiors, safety features, and functionality of modern minivans are built to wrangle families of all sizes. If you are in the market for a minivan we highly recommend the new 2018 Honda Odyssey. The Honda Odyssey has been updated for the 2018 model year to provide more family-friendly functionality than ever before. Most notably, the 2018 Honda Odyssey has added Magic Slide 2nd-Row Seats™ and Honda CabinWatch™. So, how much does the 2018 Honda Odyssey cost? Find out below. Read the rest of this entry »
If you regularly bring your furry companion along on car rides then you know how much joy it can bring. Unfortunately, when they leave the car and other human passengers take their place, it can be embarrassing. Pet odors, pet hair, and marks on the windows from noses greet your guests when they get in the car. If you regularly bring your pet in the car with you it is virtually impossible to leave no trace of them behind. The good news is that with proper accessories and care you can make your car a pleasant environment for dog and human passengers alike. Find our tips to pet proof your car in 5 steps below. Read the rest of this entry »
At Garden State Honda, we understand that when life gets busy it is easy to put off vehicle maintenance, especially if your vehicle is performing well. However, this can lead to some larger problems and costly repairs down the line. To keep your vehicle dependable and safe it is important to get regular checkups. A maintenance schedule specific to your vehicle model can be found in your owner’s manual but the below recommendations should suit all newer Honda vehicles that are operated under normal conditions. If, like most people, you do now know the answer to basic Honda maintenance schedules and often wonder “how often do I need to rotate my tires?” keep reading. Read the rest of this entry »
The key to any successful travel with kids is patience. Be prepared for the trip to take twice as long as it may have taken you before kids. It is also likely that at some point your child will become bored or uncomfortable and start misbehaving. However, with proper planning you can make those moments few and far between. We have rounded up some great road trip ideas for kids to help your next trip go as smoothly as possible. Check them out below. Read the rest of this entry »
When shopping for a new vehicle, many drivers look for the luxury of leather seats. Honda has paired this coveted feature with some 2017 Honda Civics. For 2017, the Honda Civic is offered in three body styles, the sedan, coupe, and hatchback. Let’s discuss the sedan. No trim levels on the 2017 Honda Civic Sedan offer full-leather seats but some offer leather-trimmed seats. What is the difference between leather seats and leather-trimmed seats? Find out below. Read the rest of this entry »
Most people spend countless hours researching different vehicles before making a purchase that is right for them. However, not all vehicles come standard with every feature owners might want. The good news is that the car accessories market offers tons of products to help vehicle owners customize their vehicles, even long after the sale. Many of the accessories sold today help drivers add function and convenience to their vehicles. Some popular accessories include weatherproof floor liners, window tinting, bike racks, roof racks, and remote start. Remote start is especially popular in areas that have extremely cold or hot weather, like New Jersey. What are the benefits of remote start? Keep reading to find out. Read the rest of this entry »
What are Honda Magic Seats®?
At first glance, Honda Magic Seats® look like most other standard vehicle seats. It is not until the user starts adjusting the seating configurations that the magic comes to life. So what are Honda Magic Seats®? They are 60/40-split rear seats installed in select Honda models that adjust to four modes of use. They also operate as standard seats when these modes are not in use. Let’s look at the four modes below. Read the rest of this entry »
American Flag Etiquette
With summer, and more specifically the 4th of July, coming up there are a lot of people that would like to proudly display the American Flag on their house, cabin, business etc. While there are no penalties for breaking the flag code, it is still important to follow the flag code as best as you are able to show respect for the flag and our country. For your convenience, we have listed some of the more basic American Flag etiquette points below that directly apply to most people who would like to display the flag. Read the rest of this entry »