Friday, August 26, 2011

Honda Motors Reigns the Best Family Car of 2011 Awards

Honda Motors, the Japanese auto giant, has once again proved its mettle in the American automobile market.  Honda vehicles reigned the 2011 Best Family car awards, with their premium sedan Civic, Fit, CR-V and Odyssey, adding more feathers to their already overcrowded cap. With an unwavering pledge to deliver quality cars to their American customers, Honda Motors has attracted many patrons, especially in the glamour city Los Angeles.

Honda’s Civic, the premium line of compact cars, are the second longest in production vehicle in North America. The Civic has been in production since the year 1972 and has a legacy of decorating itself with awards. The 2011 revamped version has stood true to its esteemed class. The car is powered by a 1.8 L 140 bhp, 4 cylinder engine for the gas conscious class. There is also a 2.0 L 197 bhp 4 valve mammoth engine for those who wish to scorch the roads. The revamped version has been packed with all the quality features, from cruise control to sun roof and from leather upholstery to multiple air bags; Honda Motors has left no stones unturned while designing this car. The car has multiple versions to cater the needs of every class of the Honda enthusiasts.
Fueled by a 1.5 L i-VTEC four-cylinder engine, the Fit 2011 guarantees prime fuel economy. The car has plush interiors, with a colossal boot space; the Fit is a small car only by its looks. The car has an unparalleled handling and maneuverability. The car is fit for a family with limited budget but high expectations. The car fails to disappoints it customers even while freeway cruising. Honda Fit is a perfect car for a family with high expectations but smaller budget.
Everyone has a dream of buying a SUV, although it may not be fit for everyone’s budget. Honda Motor’s CR-V has materialized the dreams of many such families, who could not buy a SUV, owing to financial constraints.  Powered by a 180-hp, DOHC i-VTEC, 4-cylinder engine, the car has a staggering fuel economy. The 2011 CR-V has been designed for perfection, with the look and feel of a prime SUV.

Goudy Honda, a family owned Honda dealership, has been delivering quality sales services to the Honda Los Angeles customers. With a large collection of new and pre-owned Honda cars, Goudy is sure to have a car that suits your need without overburdening your pockets. With over four-decades of experience in Honda dealership, Goudy Honda is trustworthy Honda dealership.


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Wednesday, August 24, 2011

All Hail the Honda Accord Crosstour 2012

Designed to outclass and engineered to trigger envy, the Honda Accord Crosstour is back in a revamped and face lifted version. The 2012 version of the premium full-sized hatchback has a new name; it is now known as the Honda Crosstour. With the drivability of a car and the looks of a coupe, the Crosstour is pitted against the Toyota Venza, Nissan Murano, Subaru Outback, Mazda CX-7  and American auto giant Ford’s Edge .

2012 Honda Accord Crosstour

The Crosstour is powered by a 3.5 L V-6 271 bhp engine with Honda Motor’s innovative Variable Cylinder Management ( VCM) and i-VTEC variable valve timing to minimize fuel consumption. VCM enables the car to function on 3, 4 or 6 cylinders depending upon the load on the engine, thereby increasing fuel economy under normal operating conditions. All the versions of the Crosstour have a five-speed automatic transmission. The ever escalating gas prices would not be a cause of concern to the owners of this car; a staggering 18 mpg in the cities and 27 mpg on the freeways ensures more smiles per mile cruising in this car. The car has an Ultra-Low-Emission Vehicle (ULEV-2) rating.

To eliminate competition, Honda Motors have decorated the 2012 Crosstour with all the premium technologies and features in its arsenal. The interiors of the car have plush leather upholstery, climate control, rearview camera, voice activated Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System and Bluetooth Handsfree Link for making hands free call while driving.

Honda Motors has provided the Crosstour with all the adequate safety measures to ensure the safety of you and your and family. Vehicle Stability Assist system, ABS with EBD and Tire Pressure Monitoring System helps the driver in maintaining total control over the vehicle. To avoid any serious injuries to the passenger in the case of an accident, the car has been provided Advanced Compatibility Engineering (ACE) body structure. Also, front and side carpet airbags ensure safety from whiplash injures.

Goudy Honda is a family owned Honda car dealership. Goudy Honda believes in helping their customers buy the car that are suitable to their lifestyle and apposite for their stature. The dealership has large fleet of pre-owned and new Honda cars. With over forty year of experience in Honda dealership, Goudy Honda is a trustworthy name.

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Saturday, August 20, 2011

Why is it Necessary to Regularly Service your Car

Most car owners hardly pay any heed to the importance of regular servicing of their cars but such negligence in the maintenance of a car may lead fatal issues. Regular servicing and proper maintenance is imperative for the efficient functioning of a vehicle. However good, maybe the parts or the manufacturing technology of a vehicle, negligence on the maintenance front would eventually result in a complete breakdown. To avoid such failures, it is necessary to keep the cars in perfect running condition by regular servicing of the automobile.

honda service alhambra

A car servicing is not merely the washing up and cleaning of the car, it is much more than what meets the eye. The mechanical parts of the vehicle are subject to friction and this wear and tear could lead to their failure, to avoid this situation proper oiling and greasing is required in all the moving parts of the automobile engine.

A vehicle servicing essentially includes processes such as changing the engine oil, replacing the oil filter / air filter / fuel filter, replacing the spark plugs, tuning the engine, checking and maintaining the level of brake, power steering and transmission fluid and checking the condition of the tyres. In the colder or extremely hot regions of the country, such as Alhambra and Pasadena regular vehicular servicing becomes much more important, owing to the unforgiving weather conditions. Regular visit to a service centre with experienced workers will not only ensure you safety but also gurantee better fuel economy and longer life of your vehicle.

The services facility at Goudy Honda keeps their customers happy by keeping their Honda cars in perfect running conditions. Goudy Honda’s dedicated and competent team of trained engineers ensures the customer a complete peace of mind. The Express Service centers operate seven days a week to ensure the customers timely delivery of their vehicles. The service engineers at Goudy Honda have a combined experience of over 242 years, servicing Honda Automobiles. Goudy Honda Service is the service centre chains of Goudy Honda, a 40-year old, family owned Honda dealership, which has an assortment of pre-owned and new Honda cars.


Friday, August 19, 2011

Honda Accord Los Angeles Customer Base is Ever Expanding

Since the inception of its production in the year 1976, Honda Accord has acquired the status of a flagship family sedan. The Japanese auto giant has upgraded and uplifted the Accord to cater to the need of the modern customers. The accord has been revamped and redesigned with all premium features to challenge its ever growing list of competitors. If the Accord Los Angeles patriots had doubts about the impossibility of the improvement of perfection, Honda Motors has repeatedly proved them wrong.
What is life without a touché of luxury? Honda Accord defines a new dimension of comfort and luxury, with plush interiors, captivating looks and premium driving pleasure. The car has bigger interiors, which means more seating and driving comfort. The car is provided complete leather upholstery, the driver’s seat is provided a unique 10-way power adjustment, and this includes a power lumbar support for a perfect fit. The latest version of this premium sedan is equipped with the Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System; this system also provides a rearview camera which makes parking and backing up smoother.

Accord is the second best selling passenger car in the United States of America. Owing to the improved features in 2011 model, particularly the improved fuel economy, the car still maintains a spot in the top-selling sedan list. The Accord brand has accumulated chunks of appreciation owing to highly acclaimed models Crosstour, Coupe and the Sedan. The car is powered by a 2.4 L to 3.4 L engine depending upon the model. The car’s powerful music system with steering mounted controls ensures the passengers their favorite music while cruising on freeways or through cities. The car also has the Bluetooth Hands Free Link for making hands free calls while driving. Front as well as side curtain airbags with ABS ensures infallible safety to the buyers.

Honda Accord’s reputation of being the best full sized car with supreme luxury features and safety measures is accepted around the world, the car has won an assortment of “Car of the Year” awards since its launch in 1976. The car has added feather after feather in its overcrowded cap in the past three decades. The January 2010 edition of the Car and Driver” magazine included the 2010 version of the Honda Accord in its list of the 10 best cars in the last 28 years.

Honda Accord is truly one of the best ever produced mid-sized family car in the American market, and it should be a definite on the checklist of a person who is planning on buying a car. The car is synonymous with luxury.

Goudy Honda, a family owned Honda dealership has set high standards of customer satisfaction by helping their customers in choosing the right car to cater to their needs and be appropriated to their lifestyles. The dealership has large fleet of pre-owned and new Honda cars. Goudy Honda’s experienced sales and finance professionals have been serving Los Angeles customers to fulfill their aspiration of being the part of the Honda Family. With over four decades of experience in Honda dealership, Goudy Honda is truly a one-stop solution to all Honda customers.

Honda Los Angeles Enthusiasts top the list of Japanese Auto Giant’s Customers

Honda Motor Company Ltd, the Japanese automobile giant is the sixth largest automobile manufacturer in the world has a strong following the glamour city Los Angeles. Honda has been the largest manufacturer of motorcycles since the year 1959, the company was essentially a Japan based but with time their footprint has increased globally. Honda started production of their luxury Sedan Accord in United States in the year 1982, thus the Accord became the first Japanese car to be manufactured in the country. Riding high of the phenomenal success of the Accord, Honda became a household name in the US. In August 2008, Honda became the fourth-largest automobile manufacturer in the world leaving behind Chrysler. Passionate for quality and driven for perfection, Honda’s cars have been decorated with numerous “Car of the Year” awards.

Integrating quality features with superior looks, Honda cars are known to deliver quality performance with an unparalleled fuel economy. The company’s global fleet includes popular models such as Accord, Civic, Fit, Insight, CR-V and Odyssey. Civic is Honda’s line of compact cars, it has been in production since 1972. Civic is the second longest continuously in production vehicle in North America. Civic is only second to its archrival Toyota Corolla which was introduced in the year 1968. Honda Motor’s North American fleet only had the Civic, Accord and the Prelude till the early 1990s, newer models such as the Fit and CR-V were introduced in the following decade. Honda Civic was given a facelift and the revamped version is now much more up market currently occupying the slot between the Fit and the Accord. In the year 2006, the Civic won the “Car of the Year” award by Motor Trends magazine. Honda has also ventured into the hybrid car market by producing the Civic hybrid which is directly pitted against the Toyota Prius.

Honda Motors have engineered their vehicles to be environment friendly, five of United States Environmental Protection Agency top ten gas efficient cars have been manufactured by Honda. Civic GX has also been consecutively rated as the greenest American car for the past seven years.

Goudy Honda, a customer friendly, family owned Honda dealership has been serving Honda Los Angeles customers in choosing the right vehicles as per their lifestyle and requirements. Goudy Honda has been in existence for over four decades. The family-owned dealership has a competent team of sales and finance professionals to help their customers in realizing their dream of being a part of the esteemed Honda Legacy.