Should You Buy A Used or New Honda?

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Once you’ve decided to purchase a Honda vehicle, you still have a lot of choices to make before you can do so. One of the biggest choices is whether you should purchase a used model or a new one. Each option has different benefits that are worth considering before searching for your next Honda vehicle.

 

Why buy used

Used vehicles are appealing for many reasons, but the main one is that a used vehicle tends to be less expensive than its all-new counterpart. And, it doesn’t just have a smaller price tag – it also can potentially save you money in auto insurance and taxes.

Because you’re paying less for a used vehicle, you will likely be able to get a higher trim level than you would if you were buying new. It’s also important to note that a used vehicle can retain its value better than a new vehicle and won’t experience the same level of depreciation.

 

Why buy new

Purchasing a new car can have a lot of advantages as well. A new vehicle comes with the peace of mind that it has never been in an accident and it’s never been owned by anyone. You will also get up-to-date technology and other newer features.

A new car will also come with full warranty coverage, so you don’t have to worry about paying for unexpected repairs during the first few years of ownership. Finally, shopping for a new car is easier since you only need to research one specific model year rather than a whole new range.

 

Whether you have your heart set on a pre-owned or new vehicle, check out the vast selection of Honda models we offer at Russell Honda in Sherwood, Arkansas.

New 2021 Honda Insight Offers Tech-Savvy, Efficient Ride

The Updated 2021 Honda Insight Hybrid

If you’re looking for a vehicle that is both efficient and refined, consider the 2021 Honda Insight. This compact hybrid sedan received a range of updates for the 2021 model year, making it an even more appealing option for driving through the city.

The 2021 Insight now features the available blind spot information system with cross traffic monitor, allowing you to feel more confident behind the wheel as you reverse or changing lanes.* The sedan also comes standard with the Honda Sensing® suite of driver-assistance technologies.

The exterior of the 2021 Insight is stylish with LED headlights and taillights along with striking lines. You can select between six different exterior colors for the sedan, including the new Radiant Red Metallic color.

Inside the cabin, the 2021 Insight offers premium appointments throughout with available leather upholstery and heated seating. You can also opt for features, like an 8-inch touch-screen display with Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ smartphone integration to keep entertained.

The 2021 Insight can even help you spend less time filling up at the gas station and more time driving on the road, thanks to its fuel-efficient engine. The engine gets an incredible EPA-estimated 55 mpg in the city and 49 mpg on the highway.**

The 2021 Honda Insight is an exciting new option for commuting to work and taking on city streets. Learn about the different Honda models available at Russell Honda in Sherwood, Arkansas, by viewing our inventory online.

 

* The systems are not a substitute for your own visual assessment before changing lanes or backing up, and may not detect all objects, or provide complete information about conditions, behind or to the side of the vehicle. System accuracy will vary based on weather, size of object, and speed. Driver remains responsible for safely operating vehicle and avoiding collisions.

** 55 city/49 highway/52 combined mpg rating for LX and EX trims. 51 city/45 highway/48 combined mpg rating for the Touring trim. Based on 2021 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-pack age/condition and other factors.