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The All-New 2022 Honda CR-V

Few vehicles have had success quite like the Honda CR-V has. It may be hard to imagine, but the CR-V is closing in on 30 years of production! Over that period, the compact SUV segment has grown into the most competitive and popular segment on the market, overtaking the midsize sedan to become the vehicles of choice.


Model Features of the 2022 Honda Pilot

There are many aspects of vehicles that should be taken into consideration when finding that new car. There is so much to consider these days, but we narrowed it down to a few of the most vital points...


Model Features of the 2022 Honda Civic

Have you heard great things about the new 2022 Honda Civic, but now you want to take a look for yourself? We here at Bobby Rahal Honda Mechanicsburg have gathered some of the most important information for you to consider when buying your next vehicle. Ready to take a look?



There's a Honda Hybrid for Everyone

There are a ton of reasons to go for a hybrid. Maybe you want to save money. Maybe you want to save the environment. Maybe you just want to stretch out stops between gas stations on road trips.


Model Features of the 2021 Honda CR-V

Have you heard great things about the new 2021 Honda CR-V, but now you want to take a look for yourself? We here at Bobby Rahal Honda Mechanicsburg have gathered some of the most important information for you to consider when buying your next vehicle. Ready to take a look? Let’s take a look at safety features!


The All-New 2022 Passport TrailSport

Honda’s factory off-road team has plenty of success under their belt, including recent Baja 1000 wins and as the winner of the 50th Anniversary Baja 500! Now, Honda has taken that off-road knowledge and applied it to the mid-size Honda passport SUV, for the 2022 Passport TrailSport.



The All-New 2023 Honda Civic Type R - Coming Soon!

One of the original hot hatches, the Civic Type R has been squeezing a ton of fun into a tiny package since 1997. This was never a vehicle built for quiet commutes and restraints. It was a pocket rocket, a little car with a ton of fun squeezed inside, designed from the ground up for performance.


The All-New 2023 Honda HR-V

It was one of the first to successfully take up the subcompact SUV and make it widespread. But after nearly a decade on the market, the segment has grown, and is more competitive than ever before. So it was time for the Honda HR-V to evolve with the 2023 HR-V remodel!


The All-New 2022 Honda Accord

Honda's flagship midsize sedan, and the most popular midsize sedan on the market, the Honda Accord has been the trendsetter for the family sedan for decades. Few vehicles combine comforts, conveniences and technology like the 2022 Honda Accord...


The All-New 2022 Honda Ridgeline

An incredibly versatile package, the 2022 Honda Ridgeline sits in an interesting truck niche. It's not quite a full-size truck, not quite a crossover, and features some Honda design features that are new to the truck class.


The All-New 2024 Honda Prologue - Coming Soon!

A prologue is an introduction, something that leads to another event. It’s a pretty apt name for Honda’s upcoming BEV (Battery Electric Vehicle), the 2024 Prologue. This SUV is the world’s introduction to the future of Honda, and the future of automobiles in America.




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The 2021 Honda Civic vs. The 2022 Honda Civic

The Honda Civic has been the pinnacle of the compact sedan segment for decades. When you think of a fuel-friendly, reliable, affordable, well-appointed vehicle, the Civic is the go-to. Best compact car on the market according to U.S. News and World Report? The Civic.


The 2022 Honda Civic or the 2021 Subaru Impreza?

The 2022 Honda Civic and the 2021 Subaru Impreza are two of the most compared vehicles in today’s market! Showing off many amazing features, the 2022 Honda Civic and the 2021 Subaru Impreza make for great vehicles. But what really makes each one so special?


The 2021 Honda CR-V or the 2021 Subaru Forester?

The 2021 Honda CR-V and the 2021 Subaru Forester are two of the most compared vehicles in today’s market! Showing off many amazing features, the 2021 Honda CR-V and the 2021 Subaru Forester make for great vehicles. But what really makes each one so special?



The 2022 Honda Pilot vs. The 2022 Subaru Ascent

The three-row midsize SUV is the modern alternative to the full-size station wagon of the 80s. Room for seven or eight passengers, but without the bulk that a full-size SUV has. More assertive and rough-road capable than minivans.


The 2022 Honda Civic vs. The 2022 Subaru Impreza

The 2022 Honda Civic is the latest iteration of the stalwart compact economy sedan, one of the most popular nameplates on American roads. Everyone seems to know someone who owns a Civic or has owned one themselves.


The 2021 Honda CR-V or the 2021 Subaru Forester?

The 2021 Honda CR-V and the 2021 Subaru Forester are two of the most compared vehicles in today’s market! Showing off many amazing features, the 2021 Honda CR-V and the 2021 Subaru Forester make for great vehicles. But what really makes each one so special?



The 2021 Honda Pilot or the 2021 Subaru Ascent?

The 2021 Honda Pilot and the 2021 Subaru Ascent are two of the most compared vehicles in today’s market! Showing off many amazing features, the 2021 Honda Pilot and the 2021 Subaru Ascent make for great vehicles. But what really makes each one so special?




Service & Parts


Tire Safety: How to Check Tire Health

It's easy to overlook the maintenance of your Honda's tires, but ensuring they are in good shape is important for your vehicle's performance and your safety on the road. We recommend giving them a visual check once a month to make sure they're within safe and legal standards so you can stay in control behind the wheel.


What accessories will keep my Honda protected?

Driving isn’t always predictable, which is why we have insurance to pay for the unexpected. But insurance is a reactive measure that is used after damage occurs. What if there was a way you could actively protect your vehicle before something happens, so that you can save time and money in repairs? There is!


Basic Car Maintenance and Servicing Checklist

Whatever car, truck, or SUV you decide to buy, if you want to get the most out of it, you’ll need to service and maintain it regularly. There are a number of points you’ll need to address with your vehicle – some are universal, some may be unique especially if you have an antique, exotic, classic, or electric vehicle. Let’s take a look at common maintenance and service tasks you’ll have to deal with over the life of your car.


Synthetic Oil vs Conventional Oil

Servicing a vehicle today has provided you, the consumer, with more options than ever before. Between the different tire selections, brake selections, and most importantly, oil selections, all of this can feel completely overwhelming.This article will be used to provide some insight into the differences, benefits, and general knowledge about the different oil options that are available to choose from.


Understanding Your Honda’s Emergency Lights

The modern car has a ton of emergency lights to catch your attention scattered across your display. Hopefully, you don’t see them all too often. But it’s understandable that, once you do, panic might immediately set in. For most people, they go right to thinking the worst.


Why is Replacing a Car Key So Expensive?

Remember the good old days, when if you lost your car key you could just go get a new one cut? Seriously, for those of us old enough to remember, even losing the original and only key to your vehicle wasn’t a huge deal. You could just take the key code in the owner’s manual to the dealer...


Tips for Spring Cleaning Your Car

Goodbye winter, hello spring - and hello spring cleaning! It is customary to many people in Mechanicsburg, PA that when spring comes, it is time to throw away the clutter and start anew. However, when it comes to spring cleaning, most people limit themselves to cleaning only their house, when in fact their cars need to be cleaned thoroughly too.


What is a Tire Rotation?

Tire rotation is a common term, and you’ll see it everywhere – on your maintenance schedules, on service boards, and all over the web. So what is it, and why is it so important? To start off, tire rotation is simply the practice of moving tires from one wheel to another to achieve even treadwear. It is a common service offered by pretty much every service center.


What Type of Gas is Best for My Car?

When you pull up to your nearest gas pump to fill up your car, truck, or SUV, you’ll likely see a few different types of gas available. Sometimes it might even seem like too many choices! Regular, premium, high-octane, E85, E15, ethanol-free and more all make their appearances on pumps.


What is included in a Multi-Point Inspection?

Vehicles these days are more durable and reliable than ever before. Evolving technology and improved materials and processes sometimes make us feel as though our vehicles are invincible! They’re not, though – and they require regular checks to make sure that important systems and components don’t fail us at a crucial time.


Everything You Need to Know about Your Car Battery

It supplies the starter with the juice needed to start the engine. It works in tandem with your alternator to keep your vehicle running. It powers the lights, climate control, and other accessories even when the car isn’t running.


What is Paintless Dent Repair?

It’s inevitable if you drive thousands of miles a year – you’ll get some dings and dents. Hopefully nothing major. But sometimes, the dents you get are too big to ignore.


What is Tire and Rim Protection?

It’s never a good time for this sort of thing to happen. For drivers who have tire and rim protection, however, they’ll be going through a lot less stress than those who have declined it. When you’re purchasing your vehicle, should you be




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Why is Changing Your Engine’s Oil Important?

Have you ever thought of skipping your Honda's engine oil change? Needless to say, most car owners can relate to this. Changing your motor oil is time consuming and can be costly. However, oil changes are recommended for a reason. Whether your engine runs on conventional oil, synthetic oil, or a synthetic blend, you need to change your oil as often as is suggested.


3 Main Benefits of Using OEM Parts on your Honda

Routine maintenance and repairs are part of owning and maintaining a vehicle. Ensuring you get high-quality service from trained technicians who will do the job right is important for your Honda's health and safety. Otherwise, that service might end up reversing itself in no time and you'll find yourself back in the shop, yet again, which is both annoying and costly.


What is GAP Insurance?

There’s all sorts of insurance you need in life. You need renter’s insurance if you’re renting a house, or homeowner’s insurance if you own one. Medical and dental insurance help to make care more affordable. Life insurance provides for your partner and family when you pass. Car insurance is required if you want to stay on the road legally.



How to Prepare Your Honda for the Winter Season in Mechanicsburg, PA

Winter is no joke when it comes to harsh road conditions and wear on your vehicle’s mechanical parts. By being proactive and staying on top of maintenance, you can prevent a lot of problems and potential dangers during the cold weather months. Our team at Bobby Rahal Honda put together a list of 7 ways you should prepare your Honda for the winter season.


Why Should Drivers Consider a Service Contract?

Reliability is key when buying or leasing a new vehicle, and it's something you can expect with every Honda. But when problems do come up, your car warranty is there to save the day by covering the expenses. Unfortunately, the factory warranty will eventually end along with your coverage, which is why it might be a good idea for you to consider buying a service contract.


What is APR?

Car loans come with plenty of paperwork, but that’s why you come to a trusted dealer like Bobby Rahal Honda for your car buying needs. You want someone who can dig deep, explain all of the terms, and work with you so you’re not just signing the paperwork, you’re getting a clear understanding of it.


Leasing Versus Buying a Vehicle

So, you found your dream car and now you’re asking yourself how you want to pay for it. The decision to buy or lease a vehicle depends on your own individual needs and other monthly costs, so it’s important to consider your options carefully before jumping into anything.


What You Need to Bring to Purchase a Car

So you’re ready to walk into one of Bobby Rahal Honda ’s convenient locations and get back on to the streets in your brand new car. You’re excited for that new car smell, and to have some shiny new metal to show off to the neighborhood.


7 Honda Models Earn Editors' Choice Awards from C&D Magazine

Every year, the editors at Car & Driver magazine test drive hundreds of cars, trucks and SUVs. They evaluate them on a wide variety of characteristics, tackling everything from acceleration and braking, to cargo space, to visibility, to interior and exterior build quality.


How to Get Your Car Summer Ready

Everyone thinks about getting their vehicle ready to tackle winter. It seems like this season can be difficult on vehicles, and there are more road hazards to deal with. However, the summer season offers its own set of headaches and conditions that can take their toll on your vehicle.


What are the Top 3 Most Fuel-Efficient Honda Models?

Honda was one of the original Japanese imports, and it came to America with one focus in mind – providing the United States with a fuel-efficient subcompact car to battle against rising gas prices! Over 50 years have gone by since the first Honda N600 brought its small, low horsepower, 30 MPG engine to the American roads.


Android Auto vs. Apple CarPlay

As ubiquitous as smartphones have become, and as much tech as we squeeze into modern vehicles, it was only a matter of time before tech companies figured out the integration of the two. Across the globe, 99.25% of users operate their phones on either..


When Should I Trade in My Car?

Folks swear up and down that there is a “best time” for everything. That there is a specific time that you can get a cheaper plane ticket, a better hotel rate, better produce deals, or a better car price.


What are the Top 5 Maintenance Warning Signs?

Your vehicle’s maintenance is important to stay on top of. It’s easy to keep up with a maintenance schedule. But what about the time in between? As much as we’d love it, our vehicles don’t stick hard and fast to that schedule.




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Honda Dealer Near Camp Hill, PA

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Honda Dealer Near Carlisle, PA

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Honda Dealer Near Dillsburg, PA

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Honda Dealer Near New Cumberland, PA

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Honda Dealer Near Lewisberry, PA

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Honda Dealer Near Enola, PA

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Honda Dealer Near Perry County, PA

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Honda Dealer Near Linglestown, PA

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Honda Dealer Near Etters, PA

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