Archive for October, 2017

Acura has redesigned its certified pre-owned website

Friday, October 27th, 2017
Acura Certified Pre-Owned Website shown on computer and tablet

New Acura Certified Pre-Owned website

Most of us love new cars because they offer the latest features. From fresh color options to advanced driver assistance, there aren’t many reasons not to buy a new car. Except one: budget. Used vehicles are much more wallet-friendly, and we’ve be naïve not to know that. Acura is well-aware that plenty of people are looking to save some money while still taking home a high-value vehicle. To make it easier, the automaker has redesigned its Certified Pre-Owned website. The new website,, makes it simple and easy to browse for pre-owned models right from home. (more…)

How often do you need to get your tires rotated?

Monday, October 16th, 2017
Picture of tire with text that says how often to get a tire rotation

Acura Tire Rotation Scheduled Frequency

We know how things go. The most exciting thing you can do is drive home in a new Acura. On the flip side? There’s the fact that no vehicle lasts as long as it should if you don’t keep up with regular maintenance. Here at Karen Radley Acura, we know that our relationship with you doesn’t end once you sign on the dotted line. We know that your service appointments are put in the same category as doctor’s appointments and other chores you know you need to do, but don’t necessarily enjoy. For this reason, you’re likely wondering if you really need to get that tire rotation, and what the scheduled frequency is for the Acura brand. Here is what you need to know about this particular service. (more…)

What’s new for the 2018 Acura ILX?

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017
2018 Acura ILX Special Edition features

2018 Acura ILX Special Edition features

The new model year is already starting, and we’re soon expecting our most affordable sedan to head in for 2018. The Acura ILX may be a compact option, but it’s feature-packed in just the way you’d expect from the Acura brand. Here at Karen Radley Acura, we’re especially excited to learn about a new package: 2018 Acura ILX Special Edition. Here are the new features to watch for. (more…)

Do you have your costume ready for Halloween?

Monday, October 2nd, 2017
2017 Trick-or-Treat times Washington D.C.

2017 Trick-or-Treat times Washington D.C.

If you hadn’t noticed, the weather is cooling off. For some, this means a welcome relief from scorching temperatures, but it also means we’re switching gears away summer concerts and on to fall activities. We’re naturally excited by pumpkin spice everything, corn mazes and carving pumpkins, but the main show every year is Halloween. For those with kids, trick-or-treat times is a top priority. So when should you head out in 2017 if you live in the Washington D.C. and Northern Virginia area? (more…)