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Tips for teaching your teen to drive

Posted on September 26, 2017 by Marlys Klossner

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“Mom, Dad, can I borrow the keys?” That’s a phrase that sends chills down many a parent’s spine. A teenager behind the wheel of the family vehicle (or their own) is a scary thought, but only if they’re not properly prepared. So, some teaching is in order. Still, teaching a teenager to do anything can be […]

2018 Acura RLX: The Queen’s New Nose

Posted on September 17, 2017 by Anthony Greco

2018 Acura RLX

During the Monterey Car Week, Acura unveiled the new style of its RLX flagship sedan. The big four-door car didn’t drastically change, but like a good wine, it only got better with age. Let’s go through its most obvious changes and less obvious modifications. Styling: The first thing you’ll notice when looking at the new […]

Is the Acura MDX all-wheel drive? This and other FAQ answered.

Posted on August 27, 2017 by Fred Gaulin

2017 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid

If you are in the market for a large luxury SUV, you are probably considering the 2017 Acura MDX (and if you weren’t, keep on reading to know exactly why you should be). It has a stellar reputation for reliability and excellence, packs a slew of technology in a luxe package and can sit seven […]

The best farms to visit in the GTA

Posted on August 14, 2017 by Anthony Greco

best farms to visit in the GTA

Image via Springridge Farm.  Autumn in Ontario is an exciting time. Those last-ditch cottage weekends, the back-to-school scramble, the glorious natural showing that is the foliage changing and, of course, the harvest. OK, so most of us aren’t that involved in the harvest these days, but that’s not to say we couldn’t be. In fact, […]

How to detail your car like a pro

Posted on July 27, 2017 by Anthony Greco

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Some people insist on doing it all themselves. You know the type. Maybe you are the type. If there’s a way to DIY the job, that’s what they’re doing. Sometimes they succeed, sometimes they fail, but they’re always hands-on. Now, our trained technicians would be more than happy to detail your Acura for you down at […]

8 things you need to know before taking your dog for a drive

Posted on July 12, 2017 by Marlys Klossner

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Picture your dog is sitting in the back seat, its head out window, fur blowing luxuriously in the wind, tongue flapping. That is the expression of pure doggy happiness. Your pup might even enjoy going for a ride in your Acura even more than you do. But when it comes to riding around with your […]

How are Honda and Acura related?

Posted on June 26, 2017 by Fred Gaulin

How are Honda and Acura related?

Everything You Need to Know about Acura’s Relationship with Honda. If you ever overheard car guys or gals talking amongst themselves, you might have been confused when somebody said that some luxury automakers shared some parts with more affordable brands. They will mention that the Infiniti G35′s engine comes out of a Nissan 350Z, or […]

Marc Miceli

 Marc Miceli, perhaps our most specialized Product Specialist, has been with Policaro Acura for 15 years. He’s a lifelong car person and his first car was…wait for it…an Acura. (We even have a digital clipping of the newspaper ad below.) If you haven’t met Marc yet, it’s about time. Marc, where are you from?  I was […]

The Pros and Cons of Leasing and Financing

Posted on May 22, 2017 by Marlys Klossner

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It’s an age-old dilemma that’s been weighed by many a car shopper. To lease or not to lease, that is the question. OK, so we’re borrowing that line, but seriously, SO MANY people ask this! Unfortunately, there’s no one-off answer. Depending on your situation, either could work. Here’s a list of pros and cons to […]

2017 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid is the new head of the MDX family

Posted on May 11, 2017 by Anthony Greco

2017 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid

People might be raving about the NSX’s hybrid powerplant and herald it as the next stage in automotive evolution, but the real-world applications for a two-seater vehicle that is designed for going very fast and effectively around a track, say, are sadly more limited. It is a special vehicle, and therefore not exactly suitable for […]

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