Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category
What is Honda LaneWatch™?
As technologies continue to advance and be improved upon, vehicles are now able to offer more features to reduce the risk of a collision. Honda also has some of the most ingenious safety technologies available for newer models, such as the Honda Sensing® suite of driver-assistive features. So, what is Honda LaneWatch™? And what advantages does it offer? (more…)
How to Use Dynamic Radar Cruise Control
As technologies continue to advance, automotive manufacturers are developing new and advanced safety features that are able to assist drivers while on the road. In fact, Toyota has many innovative technologies that are available with their vehicle line up, such as collision alert systems and lane assist systems. One of the popular technologies is a more advanced cruise control system by Toyota, which operates differently. So, here’s how to use Dynamic Radar Cruise Control. (more…)
How does Electronic Stability Control keep me safe?
Most vehicles today come equipped with a feature called Electronic Stability Control (ESC), but most people don’t really know much about this feature or how it works to help keep you safe in emergency situations. Let’s learn more about it here! (more…)
Each new Toyota model comes with a set of safety features known as Toyota Safety Sense™. These come at no additional cost and are key features to keep you safe on the road. If you are wondering, what is Toyota Safety Sense™ (TSS)? Continue reading below to get a full breakdown!
How does Back-Up Camera technology work?
Typically, new vehicles today all offer a rear vision camera either as a standard or upgradeable feature for drivers to utilize to help keep them safe in reverse situations. But how does this system work on your vehicle? Back up cameras use sensors equipped on the rear bumper to alert you to objects that may be in your path as you reverse! Check out this helpful video to learn more about how a back up camera system works in your vehicle! (more…)
Apple CarPlay vs Android Auto
Most vehicles today come equipped with some sort of connectivity system that allows you to pair your smartphone device to your vehicle for better usability. Most commonly, these systems are compatible with Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™, but which one is better? Let’s take a closer look! (more…)
2017 Honda Accord Technology Features
With its muscular powertrain, quick acceleration, responsive handing, spacious and high-quality interior and a generous amount of standard features, the 2017 Honda Accord is a wonderful choice for a midsize sedan. It also offers an abundance of advanced technologies. (more…)
Are there aftermarket infotainment systems?
Systems available in many Honda vehicles like Display Audio and Honda Sensing, have been wonderful additions to the Honda inventory at Allan Nott . Especially, Honda Sensing with its features like forward collision warnings and warnings to drivers should they drift out of the lane of traffic have huge potential to really make roads safer. Allan Nott Honda couldn’t be happier to show these different technologies to new car buyers. However, there is still a large portion of the Allan Nott Inventory, as well as large portion of customers that can’t take advantage of this new equipment. World renowned atlas-maker, Rand McNally has introduced an aftermarket infotainment system which could be installed in almost any vehicle lacking one. (more…)
What is Honda Sensing?
When a person is behind the wheel of a motor vehicle, the most important function they must perform is staying aware of their surroundings while simultaneously keeping the vehicle under control. Unfortunately, there is an endless list of things that are fighting very hard to distract drivers. Honda is committed to providing its customers with the safest possible vehicles it can produce. In addition to providing cars and SUVs with excellent safety scores, Honda has been working on the Honda Sensing system to help drivers stay out of accidents by supplementing their situational awareness. So, What is Honda Sensing and which vehicles have it? (more…)
New Honda Performance Development Off-Road Race Vehicle
While the Honda model lineup has earned a sterling reputation for many things, off-road performance typically isn’t one that is a focus of the conversation. That may all change with the development of the new Honda Performance Development off-road race vehicle. With a return to off-road racing in mind, the engineers at Honda Performance Development have recently unveiled the powertrain that they believe will put them at the forefront of the off-road racing circuit. (more…)