When is Santa at the Lima Mall?
Now that we’re on the other side of the Thanksgiving, we feel safe discussing Christmas. Boys and girls all over the area will be politely making lists for the holiday season. Naturally they will want to take those lists to the boss himself. If you would like to see Santa in Lima, OH this year, he has already set up shop in the Old Navy concourse of the Lima Mall. If you are planning a trip to see jolly St. Nick this year, Allan Nott Honda has put together this table which broken down by day of the week to help you make the time to get those Christmas lists into the right hands. Read the rest of this entry »
What does the 2017 Honda Civic Si look like?
As you’re preparing to sit down for Thanksgiving dinner or plotting the best route for Black Friday shopping, our manufacturing partner Honda has unveiled a real treat. The automaker took full advantage of its opportunity at this year’s Los Angeles Auto Show to reveal the 2017 Honda Civic Si Coupe and Sedan. The Civic Si has historically been the highest performing version of the popular Honda platform. Honda is billing the 2017 Civic Si as the most powerful version built to date. Engineers have included active steering, active suspension, limited-slip differential and high-performance tires as well as a short throw six-speed automatic manual transmission. Read the rest of this entry »
KBB.com Best Small Car Award
In the short time the 2017 Honda Civic (in either form) has been available Allan Nott Honda showroom, the long time popular nameplate has been busy collecting awards from the top opinion-makers in the automotive industry. Most recently the 2017 Civic has been honored by KelleyBlueBook.com with its annual Small Car Best Buy Award. Additionally, this is the second year in a row that the Civic has taken the group’s Overall Best Buy nod. According to KBB.com, ‘The 2017 Civic so dominates its class, it was an obvious choice.’ The evaluators from KBB.com had a lot of new material to work through since there were so many changes with the new Civic. Read the rest of this entry »
2016 Run for the Turkeys 5K
Before you sit down to Thanksgiving dinner this year, there is a growing local tradition where you can really work up an appetite. The Run for the Turkeys 5K and Family Fun Walk is in its eighth iteration for 2016. Proceeds from the event will go toward donations for the Veterans Food Pantry and the West Ohio Food Bank. If you would like a commemorative t-shirt for the event, registration needs to be in to the race organizers by Nov. 11. The kids half-mile race starts at 9:30 a.m. with the full 5K beginning at 10 a.m., rain or shine. Everyone who attends the event to bring a canned or non-perishable food item for donation. Read the rest of this entry »
Set Honda clocks for end of Daylight Savings Time
Coming up in about a week, we will be going through the biannual ritual of changing the time on all of our clocks by an hour. Daylight savings time 2016 ends on Sunday, Nov. 6. Luckily many of our digital devices take care of themselves, like smartphones. If you need to change the time in your Honda vehicle, you can watch the video below. The quick procedure is demonstrated in the first few minutes of the video. The rest of the video demonstrates how to change various settings on Honda Display Audio. It shouldn’t matter which Honda vehicle you’re working with. If you have any questions, please contact an Allan Nott Honda sales professional today. Read the rest of this entry »
Release date for the 2017 Honda CR-V
Honda has recently pulled back the veil shrouding the 2017 Honda CR-V. The popular crossover SUV is entering its fifth-generation of production and is poised to offer customers a more complete and competent option in the highly competitive crossover SUV segment of the global automotive industry. The release date for the 2017 Honda CR-V is slated for this winter. Among the changes to the new CR-V that will the most highly anticipated by Allan Nott Honda customers is the addition of a turbocharged, four-cylinder engine on the EX, EX-L and Touring trims of the new crossover. The addition of more efficient performance is the just beginning for buyers looking at the new Honda CR-V in Lima, OH. Read the rest of this entry »
2016 Allan Nott Honda Octoberfest Tent Event
Honda has been keeping the Allan Nott Honda Blog busy with news of new models becoming available in the United States for the first time. Our partners on the sales side of the operation are taking a page from that playbook by making the 2017 Honda Accord Sport with Continuously Variable Transmission the focus of the 2016 Octoberfest Tent Sale, announced last month. Allan Nott Honda customers considering taking home the Accord variant will be offered a sliding scale of monthly payment and down payment amounts which can best fit their budget. People are still welcome to stop by the showroom for free pumpkins and mums as well as have lunch with us Saturday (Oct. 22); the first of two cookouts we’ll be hosting. Read the rest of this entry »
Which used cars should I avoid?
One of the many reasons Honda is such a popular brand is that the automaker offers some of the safest vehicles in the industry. The 2017 model year is barely underway and there are already four Honda models with perfect five-star ratings* from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Additionally, the 2016 models Honda were each named a Top Safety Pick +**. Unfortunately, there are number of cars out there that do not measure up to this high standard. Consumer interest blog 24/7 Wall Street did some digging on their own and came up with a list of the top 10 most dangerous cars. Not surprisingly, there were no Honda vehicles mentioned. Read the rest of this entry »
Octoberfest in Lima, OH
Allan Nott Honda is in the final stages of planning the savings for its Octoberfest Tent Event. From Oct. 17 through Oct. 31, the Lima, Ohio based dealership will be offering discounts and rebates on many, if not most, of its most popular models from a variety of model years; as well as pre-owned options. The exact details for the incentives have not been worked out yet, but the Allan Nott Honda Blog will update the information contained in this post when the final decisions have been made. Great savings aren’t the only reasons to come down to the dealership during Octoberfest in Lima, OH, Allan Nott Honda is pulling out all the stops for the event. Read the rest of this entry »
When does the 2017 Honda HR-V go on sale?
From tip to tail, the Honda HR-V is a special vehicle among the options with in the Allan Nott Honda inventory. It handles much like a nimble coupe, but has much of the same versatility and flexibility offered by a crossover SUV. Once the release date for the 2017 Honda HR-V arrives, Allan Nott Honda customers will have another chance to experience everything the cutting edge vehicle has to offer. The bar is set pretty high for the 2017 HR-V. In its inaugural year, the Honda subcompact crossover SUV won the 2016 Green SUV of the Year award by Green Car Journal. Read the rest of this entry »