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Four Ways to Improve the World with Your Car

You’ve worked hard and made good decisions to get where you are. But there’s just no way to argue it: we’re blessed far beyond what we deserve. If you own a car, have good health, and have a warm place to go home to, you’re doing well for yourself. And so, with so many blessings

Reduce Fuel Consumption With these Five Tips

Gas seems to disappear faster than you’d imagine, and it’s not cheap. It feels like you’re just lighting your Benjamins on fire and watching them go up in smoke. Even for fuel efficient models like the Acura ILX and the always useful RDX, it would be great if your gas would go further. It can,

Bad Driving Habits – Are You Guilty?

When you learn to drive, it’s all prim and proper. Hand are positioned at 9 and 3 on the steering wheel, you have perfect posture, and you obey every rule of the road to the letter. But once you’ve had your driver’s license for a while, you get comfortable behind the wheel. And every develops

Frank Leta Acura of Springfield Celebrates Memorial Day

Looking back in history, the United States of America has been involved in conflicts that left scores dead. After the Civil War, Decoration Day began, honoring the Union soldiers who died on the battlefield. Later on, fallen heroes from World War I, World War II, and all the subsequent wars have been honored on that

How to Celebrate Veterans Day

November 11th is right around the corner. Do you know what it’s all about? It’s Veterans Day all across the United States of America. Its purpose is quite similar to Memorial Day, and the two are often confused. Where Memorial Day is about remembering the fallen heroes of our freedom, Veterans Day is about honoring

How Does Adaptive Cruise Control Work?

Few things are more annoying than following traffic that can’t seem to hold a steady speed. You can set your cruise control, but every so often you’re pressing ‘Coast’ or tapping the brake pedal to slow down. Then you have to resume your cruise control setting or re-set it altogether. And that’s how Adaptive Cruise

Acura Best Retained Value According to

It’s just another reason you should buy an Acura. According to the annual awards from, Acura vehicles retain their value better than any other luxury car brand in the market today. It’s not just a one-time thing, either. This is the fifth year in a row that Acura has grabbed that title.’s Best

Road Trip Destinations in Your New Acura

You don’t want to leave the driver’s seat. Your new Acura is just so comfortable to be in, and your heart skips a beat every time you hit the throttle. Looks like you need to take a few days off and hit the road, but where should you go? Do you need ideas for road

New Car Owners Need to Know This!

If you’ve been driving for a while and this Acura isn’t your first vehicle, you likely have developed vehicle habits and driving skills. You don’t need to be a professional race circuit driver to safely travel the streets of Springfield, and you don’t need to be a factory-trained mechanic to take care of your new

What to Keep in Your Car Emergency Kit

Whether Old Man Winter has his icy grip on the city or the blazing-hot sun is scorching the streets, there are always dangers lurking around. As quickly as a snap of your fingers, you could find yourself in the midst of a critical situation. It may be medical or mechanical, and you can be prepared

2017 Acura NSX Wins Pikes Peak Int’l Hill Climb

It certainly didn’t take long for the 2017 Acura NSX to assert its dominance. The 100th anniversary of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb ran on Sunday, June 26th, 2016. In the field of participants was Nick Robinson, the engineer in charge of the NSX project’s dynamic performance. He was sitting behind the wheel of