What to Expect from Honda’s New CR-V

By blogsadmin | Posted in Honda CR-V on Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017 at 9:16 PM
2018 Honda CR-V Release Date

2018 Honda CR-V Release Date

Honda has yet to announce a specific 2018 Honda CR-V release date. However, based on past model years, we expect to see the new model arrive sometime in late 2017, possibly December when other previous CR-V models have been released. Read the rest of this entry »

Ride Sharing App Etiquette

By blogsadmin | Posted in FAQs, For Fun on Friday, August 18th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
Do I Need to Tip my Uber Driver?

At Garden State Honda, there is nothing more we love to do than get behind the wheel of a Honda and drive. However, sometimes a night out or a vacation in a new city necessitates the need for other options. In the past few years, ride sharing apps have exploded to solve this problem. While this service provides great convenience, users also have some questions like – do I need to tip my Uber driver? Find out our thoughts below. Read the rest of this entry »

2018 HR-V Arriving Soon at Garden State Honda

By blogsadmin | Posted in Honda HR-V on Tuesday, August 15th, 2017 at 1:00 PM
2018 Honda HR-V Release Date

The Honda HR-V compact crossover has been enjoyed by many Garden State Honda customers thanks to its versatile and spacious interior that makes the most of every square inch. The inclusion of the Honda Magic Seat® means owners have storage options for passengers and cargo alike which comes in handy on weekly errands and weekend adventures. The 2018 Honda HR-V is set for release soon and promises to be just as versatile and fun as the previous model with a few sporty updates. Find the 2018 Honda HR-V release date and pricing information below. Read the rest of this entry »

Is AWD better than 4WD?

By blogsadmin | Posted in FAQs on Monday, August 14th, 2017 at 8:25 PM
All-Wheel Drive vs Four-Wheel Drive 

There are few things that can be more intimidating than shopping for something you don’t fully understand. At Garden State Honda, our goal is to make you feel welcome whether you have been under the hood of a car your whole life or describe cars by their color. If you are not quite ready to come talk to our sales people, that’s ok. You can check out some of the commonly asked vehicle questions and answers on our blog to feel more comfortable with automotive lingo. Today’s topic – all-wheel drive vs four-wheel drive. What’s the difference? Find out below. Read the rest of this entry »

Which Honda Models Have Manual Transmission?

By blogsadmin | Posted in FAQs on Friday, August 11th, 2017 at 4:46 PM
Manual vs Automatic Transmission

While automatic transmission is the most popular choice in the U.S. today, many drivers still prefer the control that a manual transmission provides. If that is you, it is a good idea to research manual transmission offerings by brand so you don’t get your heart set on a vehicle that doesn’t have a manual option. We discuss manual vs automatic transmission and which 2017 Honda models have manual transmission available below. Read the rest of this entry »

How much does it cost to get a vehicle history report?

By blogsadmin | Posted in FAQs on Wednesday, August 9th, 2017 at 10:14 PM
Do car dealerships have to give you a Carfax report?

Getting a vehicle history report for your car before purchase is one of the best things that you can do to avoid buying a lemon. The problem is some car buyers either don’t know what to look for on the report or don’t want to hand over the cash needed to get one. A vehicle history report from Carfax (or another similar business) will set you back about Read the rest of this entry »

Things to do in New Jersey Labor Day Weekend

By blogsadmin | Posted in Local Events on Tuesday, August 8th, 2017 at 5:00 PM
Labor Day Weekend 2017 Activities near Clifton NJ

Summer is beginning to draw near an end and it is time to start thinking about new school years, warm clothes, and fall activities. But, there is still one last hurrah to cap off another summer and that is Labor Day 2017. Take the time this year to really enjoy yourself and plan an activity with family and friends while the weather is still warm. We have listed some of our favorite Labor Day weekend 2017 activities near Clifton NJ below to help guide you. Read the rest of this entry »

California, Oregon Dealerships Get All-New Honda Clarity Electric

By blogsadmin | Posted in Honda Clarity Fuel Cell on Tuesday, August 8th, 2017 at 1:37 PM
2017 Honda Clarity Electric Sedan Part of Honda Clarity Series

With the popularity of hybrid and electric vehicles soaring, Honda is adding to its electric vehicle lineup with the release of the all-new 2017 Honda Clarity Electric sedan which is part of the Honda Clarity Series. The new model will be launching in select California and Oregon Honda dealerships before being released elsewhere at a later date. Learn more about the Honda Clarity Series and the fuel range on the 2017 Clarity Electric sedan below. Read the rest of this entry »

How to Win at Carpool This School Year

By blogsadmin | Posted in For Fun on Thursday, August 3rd, 2017 at 3:06 PM
5 Tips for a Stress-Free Carpool

Summer is quickly approaching its end which means it is time to start looking forward to another school year. Besides purchasing school supplies and new clothes, there are other things you should consider doing to get prepared like starting a carpool. Sharing the responsibility of carting kids to and from school means parents get some additional time for morning activities on days they aren’t scheduled to drive. It is also a great way for kids to spend some additional time before school with their friends. If you have never participated in a carpool before check out our 5 tips for a stress-free carpool experience below. Read the rest of this entry »

Everything You Need to Know About Driving on a Spare Tire

By blogsadmin | Posted in FAQs, Safety on Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 8:00 AM
Can I drive on the highway with a spare tire?

Whether you are currently sitting on the side of the road with a flat or just want to be prepared, we have compiled all of the info you will need to deal with a spare tire here. Can I drive on the highway with a spare tire? How many miles can I drive on a spare tire? Find answers to these questions and more below. Read the rest of this entry »