How Do I Send and Receive Text Messages in the Acura RDX?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Acura RDX, Technology on Friday, August 31st, 2018 at 3:03 PM
Steering wheel and infotainment system in the 2019 Acura RDX

Sending/Receiving Text Messages in the Acura RDX How-To Video

We all know that texting while driving is a huge no-no. Despite the danger, we need to keep in touch with loved ones while we are on the road. Luckily, Acura outfits many of its vehicles with technology systems that allows you to safely send and receive texts. Find out how to do it in the video below! Read the rest of this entry »

How Can I Keep My Vehicle’s Steering Wheel Cooler in Hot Weather?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Technology on Friday, August 31st, 2018 at 2:55 PM
Sepia-tone image of the 2019 Acura MDX front dash

Tips for Keeping Your Steering Wheel Cool

Many places on the mainland are starting to cool down, but not here on Maui! We get to enjoy beautiful weather all year long! While the weather is beautiful, it can get really hot – especially when we open our vehicle and need to touch the steering wheel. Luckily, we have some tips that will help keep your steering wheel cool to the touch. Read the rest of this entry »

Find Out How to Pair Your Acura RDX with an Android Phone!

By blogsadmin | Posted in Acura RDX, Technology on Friday, August 31st, 2018 at 2:43 PM
Steering wheel and front dash of 2019 Acura RDX

Pairing an Android Phone with the Acura RDX How-To Video

We all rely on our phones to help us keep in contact with friends and family – and to make our lives easier. Of course, it’s dangerous to use our phone while we are driving unless we have a built-in infotainment system that can be linked with your most prized possession. Check out the video below to learn how to pair your Android phone in the Acura RDX. Read the rest of this entry »

Send Your Old Markers to Crayola for Recycling!

By blogsadmin | Posted in Fun Stuff, Keeping Hawaii Beautiful, Local Events, Tips and Tricks on Monday, August 6th, 2018 at 6:24 PM
Mother and daughter coloring with markers

Crayola ColorCycle Initiative on Maui, Hawaii

It’s that time of year again – back to school! Here at Acura of Maui, we love back to school shopping with our kids and helping them pick out new folders, notebooks, pencil cases, and much more! When it comes to school supplies, the most well-known brand is Crayola, which has been making projects around the world more colorful for over a century. Read the rest of this entry »

Should I Buy an Acura Model with All-Wheel Drive if I Live in Hawaii?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Drivetrain, Technology on Friday, July 27th, 2018 at 9:31 PM
The volcanoes and mountains of Maui

Benefits of Having an AWD Vehicle in Hawaii

We oftentimes hear about the contiguous United States getting huge dumpings of snow during the winter season and how they still manage to get to work (or wherever else they want to go). They have all-wheel drive on their vehicles to thank for that. While we don’t envy those drivers and feel grateful that we have gorgeous and sunny weather here in Maui all year round, many Hawaiians wonder if all-wheel drive is a worthwhile investment for their Acura. Let us share our thoughts. Read the rest of this entry »

What Colors are Available for the 2019 Acura RDX?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Acura RDX on Monday, July 23rd, 2018 at 4:55 PM
Side profile of the 2019 Acura RDX in black & white

2019 Acura RDX Exterior Paint Color Options

We have some exciting news for you! The 2019 edition of the Acura RDX is now available here at Acura of Maui! This luxury crossover offers a very comfortable ride for all passengers and delivers awesome performance. And it is incredibly stylish so you will stand out no matter where you are parked! The 2019 Acura RDX comes available in eight color options, which include: Read the rest of this entry »

Can I Outrun a T-Rex With the 2018 Acura RDX?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Acura RDX on Friday, July 6th, 2018 at 7:20 PM
T-Rex trekking through a swamp and roaring

2018 Acura RDX Engine Specs and Estimated 0-60

Have you seen the new Jurassic World movie yet? We are always amazed by the graphics of those films – and we can’t help but feel a little bit of state pride because some of the filming took place here in Hawaii (though mostly on Kauai and Oahu). We got to thinking, could we possibly outrun a T-Rex if we drove the luxurious 2018 Acura RDX? Continue reading to find out if we can! Read the rest of this entry »

What Makes the 2018 Acura MDX a Great Choice for Your Ohana?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Acura MDX on Friday, July 6th, 2018 at 7:00 PM
Side profile of white 2018 Acura MDX

Family-Friendly Features of the 2018 Acura MDX

In the Disney movie Lilo & Stitch, viewers learn what Ohana means to us Hawaiians: “Ohana means family. Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten”. When purchasing a new luxury vehicle for your Ohana, a great choice is the 2018 Acura MDX for a variety of reasons, including: Read the rest of this entry »

What are your options at the end of an Acura lease?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Leasing, Tips and Tricks on Wednesday, June 27th, 2018 at 8:21 PM
front-end-view-of-white-2018-Acura-TLX

If you are interested in leasing an Acura, or you’re currently doing so, you’d probably like to know your options for the end of the lease. Will you opt to choose a brand-new Acura model or stick with the one you’ve been leasing? Below, we’ll walk you through the choices you have when your Acura lease term is up. Read the rest of this entry »

How to use the Acura Keyless Access System with Smart Entry® and Pushbutton Ignition

By blogsadmin | Posted in Technology on Friday, June 22nd, 2018 at 8:19 PM
rear-view-of-silver-2018-Acura-ILX-parked-at-sunset

Automotive technology has come a long way in recent years, allowing drivers to reap the benefits of convenience and connectivity while on the go. One prominent feature offered in the Acura lineup is the Keyless Access System with Smart Entry® and pushbutton ignition. Here’s how you can use this innovative feature in new Acura models. Read the rest of this entry »