By Product Expert | Posted in Honda Civic on Wednesday, June 16th, 2021 at 7:13 PM
Which 2022 Honda Civic trim grades are compatible with smartphones?
Today was a mildly exciting day in the Meridian Honda showroom. We have received word from our manufacturing partner that the 2022 Honda Civic is beginning to be delivered to dealerships around the United States. That means we are frustratingly close to having the redesigned Civic available for you at Meridian Honda. This announcement allowed us to tell you a little more about the vehicle like, which 2022 Honda Civic trim grades are compatible with smartphones? For the first time since the Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ suites were available with Civic sedans, all four trim grades will have access to the technology in one form or another. Read the rest of this entry »
Where can I go swimming in Meridian, MS?
We might be a few days away from the official start of summer, but the season’s warm weather and climbing temperatures have already arrived in our corner of the world. If you’re looking for a way to beat the heat, you might be wondering, ‘Where can I go swimming in Meridian, MS?’ The team of product experts at Meridian Honda came up with a list of places where you can go for a dip this summer. Our product experts found a mix of natural bodies of water and public swimming pools to help people find the kind of swimming experience they would like to have. Regardless of how you choose to cool off this summer, make sure you stay hydrated and use sunscreen. Read the rest of this entry »
Is Honda going to redesign the Civic Hatchback in 2022?
If you have been visiting the Meridian Honda Blog over the last month or so, you can tell we are very excited for the 2022 Honda Civic Sedan to arrive. Its all-new design maintains the vehicle’s classic lines, adds more power at the upper trim grades and improves fuel economy across the board. Since we shared that news with our customers, others have been contacting our product experts to ask, ‘Is Honda going to redesign the Civic Hatchback in 2022?’ As of today, we can definitively say, yes. Honda will officially unveil the 2022 Civic Hatchback to the world on June 23. Let’s take a closer look at a few things we know at this point. Read the rest of this entry »
Do sunshades for cars actually work?
As summer approaches, we need to take some different precautions. A lot of effort goes into keeping vehicles cool. One of the best things you can do to stop the sun from heating up the interior of your car, truck or SUV is to block the sun from getting inside of your car, truck or SUV. Some of our product experts were discussing the best ways to beat the heat with their vehicles, including using more proactive methods of blocking the sun. So, do sunshades for cars actually work? According to a fair amount of personal experience and a little additional internet research, we found that these simple and affordable devices are actually pretty effective. Let’s take a look at a few things you should know. Read the rest of this entry »
Best way to Stream Movies in a Honda Vehicle
If your kids aren’t done with school yet, they will likely be soon and that means taking the opportunity to hit the road and explore some new parts of our beautiful state. People who have a properly equipped Honda vehicle could have a whole world of movies, documentaries and TV shows at their fingertips. For those planning a long road trip with kids who might be wondering about the best way to stream movies in a Honda vehicle, we’d like to tell you about the WarnerMedia RIDE app. This can be used by Honda owners whose vehicles are equipped with a Wi-Fi hotspot, and an unlimited data plan can use the aforementioned application to access literally thousands of hours of entertainment. Let’s take a closer look at some things you should know. Read the rest of this entry »
How do I use HondaLink® Concierge?
Automobiles are here for our convenience, to be able to get to our destinations and home again on our schedule. However, it’s the things that happen outside of our vehicles that will obviously take up the majority of our time. If you have kids who are in extracurricular activities, you will definitely understand what it’s like to be overscheduled and overwhelmed. Wouldn’t it be nice if you had a little help with some of it? If you have a compatible Honda vehicle, you could be taking advantage of the automaker’s concierge service. You might now be wondering, ‘How do I use HondaLink® Concierge,’ let the team at Meridian Honda walk you through the most important parts. Let’s take a closer at a few things you should know. Read the rest of this entry »
2021 Honda Military Appreciation Deals
As an automaker, Honda respects and wants to honor the personnel (and their families) who wear the uniform of the United States military. These hometown heroes (and their spouses) are eligible for several 2021 Honda Military Appreciation deals that can make buying or leasing some Honda models more affordable. Anyone who would like to take advantage of the current Honda military discount program will need to present their Military Leave and Earnings Statement as proof of status. Spouses will need their military dependent ID card and their military member’s LES. Gold Star families can also take advantage of this program. Take a look at the videos below to see what vehicles are eligible. Read the rest of this entry »
By Product Expert | Posted in Technology on Wednesday, May 26th, 2021 at 12:01 PM
How do I use the HondaLink® app and features?
Our manufacturing partner, Honda, is leaning into the automotive technology revolution that has been changing the way owners interact with their vehicles for the last several years. As we witness the sunset on the 2021 model year and the sunrise on the 2022 model year, the HondaLink® suite of capabilities* is poised to play an even bigger role in the lives of owners who choose to opt-in to its services. If you’re thinking, ‘How do I use the HondaLink® app and features,’ the product experts at Meridian Honda are here to help you get started. Our team laid out a simple how-to guide and found a few videos that will be useful. Let’s see what they came up with. Read the rest of this entry »
By Product Expert | Posted in Honda Civic on Thursday, May 20th, 2021 at 8:56 PM
Fuel Economy Scores in the 2022 Honda Civic vs. 2021 Honda Civic
A lot of things have changed over the last several years in the automotive industry. Something that hasn’t changed, and likely never will, is the importance of fuel efficiency to owners of the Honda Civic. We are getting closer every day to the release date of the latest Civic sedan. In the meantime, our team wanted to take some time to examine the fuel economy scores in the 2022 Honda Civic vs. 2021 Honda Civic. Of the four trim grades available for the 2022 Honda Civic, LX, Sport, EX and Touring, all of them offer at least a small improvement in fuel economy. Let’s take a closer look at some interesting information. Read the rest of this entry »
How do I use the new HondaLink® features?
Setting aside advances in vehicle performance, efficiency or any other area, the ultimate goal of any automobile is to make the owner’s life as easy and convenient as possible. Our manufacturing partner is taking that idea to the next level by implementing new technology. So, if you’re wondering, ‘How do I use the new HondaLink® features,’ we are here to assist. The HondaLink® system encompasses quite a bit of digital real estate and offers a lot of capabilities. Two features we’d like to focus on for the moment are the Find My Car function and the Remote Start mode. Both will require that the HondaLink® app be downloaded to a compatible iOS or Android smartphone. If you want to see a live demonstration of HondaLink®, make an appointment with a Meridian Honda product expert today. Read the rest of this entry »