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Consider the Benefits of a New SUV

If you are considering a new vehicle, we at Hoffman Lexus want to share with you the benefits of owning an SUV. Whether you are driving around town or taking a trip to do some off-roading with friends, an SUV is a great option.

Some SUVs can tow right away. Attach a trailer, and you are ready to go. There are features in some new SUVs like sway control while you tow. If you like packing all your gear for off-roading fun, a trailer may be needed for a great amount of fun! 

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Applying Touch Up Paint

Have you ever wanted to touch up a chipped paint spot or scratch on your car? You can use a pen or bottle touch-up to cover up those spots. You can use gloves and safety glasses if you want to stay safe. You may want to prime your vehicle's body first so that you don't damage the paint further or have any mismatch paint. You can use it to fix road rash issues or scuffs with doors in parking lots. Typically new cars come with a couple of bottles of touch-up paint.

If your car is constantly getting…

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Preparing to Avoid Distractions

Let's be honest, giving driving your full attention 100 percent of the time isn't realistic. The kids act up, the dog is moving around, and just about anything else that can happen does. Hoffman Lexus has a few helpful tips to give you a more distraction free driving experience in East Hartford.

Children are high-energy, so before you get on the road, make sure they have something to occupy them. This could be in-car movies, activity bags or something that holds their attention. Also, taking frequent breaks to let the kids stretch can help burn off some of…
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Characteristics of Winter Tires That Make Them Only Good For Winter

If you are wondering whether or not to use the winter tires for the whole year instead of for just the winter, then you have to consider a few things such as what the tires are made of. You must also consider how they are designed by the manufacturers.

One factor to the winter tires without studs is that they are designed with deeper treads which is for trapping the snow and gaining traction in the snow. When the snow is melted and the road is dry, you are not going to have a need for these treads.

 

 

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With Amazon Alexa integration, the Lexus UX gains a tech edge on its luxury crossover rivals

More and more these days, tech is becoming a defining feature that sets luxury brands apart from their rivals. And if you ever needed any evidence of this trend, you need look no further than one of the newest entries into our new Lexus inventory near Hartford, the new Lexus UX. This compact luxury crossover may be smaller in stature than some of its competitors, but trust us when we say that when it comes to tech, it stands head and shoulders above its rivals.

Now, when we talk about tech in the Lexus UX, there's a lot of…

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Considering some car shopping when you get your tax return? Consider our used Lexus SUV selection here at Hoffman Lexus

Form 1040. Form 3903. Form 5471-E Addendum C-3. Chances are these aren't things you think about most of the year, but now it's tax season. Now, taxes can be tedious and confusing, but if you're like many East Hartford drivers, you'll at least get a great tax refund at the end of it. And if you're looking to leverage that tax refund to your full benefit, you should give a look to our selection of used SUVs for sale here at Hoffman Lexus.

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A New Roof Rack Is Perfect For SUV Owners

SUVs offer extra options for places cargo as opposed to standard vehicles. Additional racks and roomier inside compartments can fit other passengers and their items more suitably. Notwithstanding having more space inside, most SUVs feature a utility rack on the rooftop, which allows occupants to experience more comfort inside.

Measure the dimension of the case or pack being utilized and put it on the most lifted area of the vehicle. Use a weatherproof load pack or box to store items. Place the payload sack over the SUV first and after that pack primary cargo in 
 

 

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Do Not Let Your Vehicle be Stolen

Everyone fears that one day they will go outside to climb into their vehicle and they will find that the vehicle is gone. Hoffman Lexus wants you to be informed as to what you can do to keep your vehicle from being stolen.

It is important that you avoid high crime areas as much as you possibly can if you want to keep your vehicle from being stolen. You might have to drive a little further if you are going to avoid those areas where your vehicle is at the greatest risk of being stolen from you, but it will…
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