Recent Graduates Receive Discounts

Your very own Benson Honda in San Antonio, Texas is thrilled to announce a very special program from Honda; The Honda Graduate Program. The program is designed to benefit recent college graduates who are taking their first big step out into the real world by offering great deals and competitive financing for Honda vehicles.

No homework, no classes, no more worrying about grades, you just landed that sweet new job but…. no car to get there! No problem, Honda’s new Graduate Program will benefit students who are looking to get a vehicle once they have graduated.

The Honda Graduate Program has many benefits when you are looking to get your new or used vehicle. The benefits to the program are flexible and competitive financing, lease and purchase-plan packages on any new or Certified Used Honda Vehicle. There is also a deferred first-payment option for 90 days with 60 days of no interest.

To be eligible for this great offer from Honda you will need to meet the following requirements. A five percent minimum down payment would be due at the time of signing. You also will need to have no adverse credit history and verifiable proof of employment or a firm commitment from an employer with a start date of no more than 120 days from the date of the finance contract. The buyer must also have graduated with a master’s bachelor’s or associate degree from a United States accredited college or registered nursing school. Having graduated within the last two years or will be graduating within the next four months is also a requirement, hence the name Graduate Program.

This is a great deal and a great opportunity from Honda. There are no more college football games, and not so much partying in the middle of the week, but you can get a great deal on a Honda car. Honda wants to help make the transition from college life to “the real world” as easy as it can be and is proud to bring you the Honda Graduate Program. You have accomplished a major milestone, and you earned it, so come on in and check out a great Honda vehicle.

Benson Honda is very proud to be associated with Honda and the Graduate Program. Benson Honda is a proud supporter of education and wants to help ease graduates into their future by helping them get a great deal on a great vehicle. Come stop by Benson Honda today!

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2011 Honda Odyssey Earns 5 Star Overall Vehicle Score

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s best-possible overall vehicle score or five stars has been given to the all-new 2011 Honda Odyssey. The Odyssey is one of the first two vehicles ever to earn all five stars in all of the seating positions for every crash test, crash test category and the overall rating.

Very few vehicles have achieved the federal government’s best-possible overall vehicle score and five stars in the combined frontal and side crash safety ratings, but Honda has now scored twice with the Odyssey and the Accord.

The Overall Vehicle Score is a new system that is a part of the federal government’s New Car Assessment Program which is being applied to 2011 models. An overall score is a combined score from frontal crash tests, side crash tests and rollover-resistance.

The 2011 Honda Odyssey Sedan received five stars in the following categories, overall vehicle rating, overall frontal crash safety rating for male and female, overall side crash safety rating for all of the seats, and rollover rating.

The 2011 Odyssey offers higher fuel economy than previous models, as well as a more unique style. The new 3.5-liter i-VTEC V-6 engine features Variable Cylinder Management which comes standard with every 2011 model. The new V-6 can produce 248 horsepower and an EPA estimated fuel economy of 19mpg city and 28 mpg highway.

A rear entertainment system that offers a 16.2 inch ultra wide split-screen display along with HDMI video input is available on certain models of the 2011 Odyssey. Other upgrades are available on certain models, and Benson Honda can make sure you go home with the one that is perfect for your family and your budget.

Designed, engineered and assembled in the United States in Alabama, the Honda Odyssey is unarguably an American Made Vehicle. Benson Honda is proud to offer this safe, fun and well-built vehicle in our lot.

Please stop by Benson Honda in San Antonio, Texas to check out a few of our brand new Honda Odysseys. We would love to send you home with one.

Need an SUV? Check out the Honda CR V

Benson Honda would like to extend an offer to all of you out there in the market for an SUV, or any other vehicle for that matter, to check out one of our brand new Honda CR V.

The Honda CR V may be an SUV but it handles much like a sedan. For people who were thinking about purchasing a larger sedan, maybe you should check out the CR V. It offers up to 21 mpg city and 28 mpg highway. This is very comparable to larger sedans but you have the benefit of an SUV and it is available in four-wheel drive.

Four-wheel drive is an option on the Honda CR V. It comes with a 180-horsepower 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine. This can be upgraded to a V-6 that comes with the four-wheel drive.

The 2011 Honda CR V is extremely spacious and you would have no problem fitting five adults very comfortably in the vehicle. The back seat folds down to a completely flat cargo floor, perfect for vacations, biking trips, or any other time you would need to store something.

Different trims are available in the CR V and at Benson Honda. The more luxurious CR V SUVs can be had with premium audio, power driver’s seat, and dual zone climate control. XM radio and seven speakers is also available with some of the models.

The CR V can be a very family friendly vehicle or it is also perfect for the adventurous person who needs room to carry bikes or other equipment for their activities. Either way, safety was done right by Honda. The CR V includes electronic stability control, anti-lock braking, front-side airbags and side curtain airbags as standard in all of the CR V SUVs. IIHS gave the CR V it’s Top Safety Pick and it earned good ratings in all of the categories. The CR V received five star results in crash tests and is one of the safest vehicles on the road to drive.

The 2011 Honda CR V is a great vehicle that can be had at a great price. Benson Honda would love to assist you when you are in the market for a new SUV or any other vehicle. Come on in today and check out some of our great deals on CR Vs. We have over 35 currently in stock, and we could not be happier to send you home with one today. We hope to see you check one out soon!

Time To Try A Civic

Are you in the market for a new vehicle? Then I think it is time you try a Honda Civic. Good thing you are looking at Benson Honda, because we have over 50 brand new Honda Civics in stock.

Great gas mileage, amazing safety ratings and an all around great vehicle makes the Civic a perfect choice for someone that is in the market for a new car. Plus the best part is that right now at Benson Honda we have a special offer for qualified buyers that means you pay 0.9% APR financing on a 2010 Civics that are still brand new. We also have great savings on our 2011 models and have lots of different styles and colors to choose from.

The Civics at Benson Honda range from two to four doors, and come in manual or automatic transmission. We have different body styles, colors, and other features to choose from so you will be sure to get just what you are looking for in your new Honda.

With a standard six airbags, anti-lock brakes with electronic brake distribution and active head restraints for both the driver and front passenger, it is no wonder the insurance industry named the 2011 Civic a “Top Safety Pick” in 2011. The prices of these vehicles are unheard of. The Civic is a great value and would be a great asset to any commuter or family.

Did we mention the fact that this vehicle is a gas saving machine? This car gets up to 36 mpg highway and 25 mpg in the city! We are not even talking about the Civic Hybrid here, this is the regular car!

Come on in to Benson Honda and check out our great line of Honda Civics. The great service here will not disappoint you and you could be going home with a terrific brand new car.

2011 Honda Accord: Perfect Fit for Anyone

The 2011 Honda Accord is known for its phenomenal fuel economy, receiving 20 miles per gallon city and also 30 miles per gallon highway, but it has also been known as one of the top value cars of its time.

The Honda Accord was recently named , for a record twenty-fifth time, one of Car and Driver’s 10Best Cars. “Accord”ing to Car and Driver, “the Accord remains inscrutably excellent. It manages to combine all the practical virtues you need in a family sedan—plenty of interior space, lots of available infotainment and trim choices, a quiet and relaxed ride, subdued engines, and effortless transmissions—with a fluid chassis that urges a driver to wring it out on back roads and off-ramps.”

If you are a driver concerned about your well-being as well as other “precious cargo” look no further than the new Accord. The brand new Accord received nothing lower than five-stars in all of the NCAP’s safety standards tests. Also Accords come standard with Advanced Compatibility Engineering, also known as ACE, body frame, Vehicle Stability Assist, and also traction control. The entire car is packed tight with more airbags than most car manufacturers would know what to do with, including front, front side, and side curtain airbags to keep all passengers safe.

With times being a little tougher financially as of late all car shoppers are looking for a great value when purchasing a new car, look no further than the ’11 Honda Accord. Kelley Blue Book honored the new Honda Accord with the “Best Resale Value Award in the Mid-Size Car” category. This award is essentially given out to cars that are anticipated to have the best resale value five years after purchasing.

The new Honda Accord is everything that a driver could possibly need and then some. Its sleek look and overall versatility make driving the Accord a treat for anyone. The fuel economy makes driving it affordable for all budgets and will help keep your hard earned money in your pocket. Make sure you hurry on down to Tom Benson Honda, your San Antonio Honda headquarters, and check out our selection of Accords and find the one that fits your needs.