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Spot the New Hyundai Santa Fe

Few car makers have had such an upward and interesting journey as the folks at Hyundai. While they were once seen as a value-oriented carmaker, in the past few years they have really come into their own and become a well-loved brand. There are a few reasons why the Hyundai Santa Fe is so popular - namely the fact that it provides all of the benefits of a midsized SUV as a significantly lower cost point. We know you want to get around in style, and at Gates Hyundai, we have a number of Santa Fe models to choose from. 

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The Hyundai Certified Pre-owned Program

Purchasing a pre-owned Hyundai is an ideal way to upgrade from your current vehicle and saving thousands of dollars. Only vehicles meeting certain qualifications are available through the Hyundai Certified Pre-owned Program. The vehicles must be less than five years old, have less than 60,000 miles and pass the 150-point appearance and mechanical inspection, which is performed by a qualified Hyundai technician.

Previously-owned vehicles that meet Hyundai's stringent standards automatically have $2,066 of value added.  

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Hyundai Veloster is Great For Connection And Safety

Connection and safety are among the most important factors in the choice for a good vehicle. Among the vehicles at Gates Hyundai that have a great features for connection and safety is the 2019 Hyundai Veloster. The manufacturers have taken note of the desire of customers to have the features that will keep them connected.

Among the features that will keep you connected in the Hyundai Veloster is compatibility with Android Auto or Apple CarPlay. This allows you to access apps from your smartphone.  

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Get the Best Auto Financing Rates by Improving Your Credit Score

Here at Gates Hyundai, we believe that our customers should be well-informed before making any vehicle purchase. In particular, we know how important it is for you to have a full understanding of your auto financing options.

Of course, in order to get the best financing rates you will need to have a stellar credit score. If your score doesn't look so good right now, there is no need to worry - it is possible to improve it. First and foremost, you will need to make a concerted effort to consistently pay off your bills each month. 

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Knowing the Optimum Temperature Range of Your Vehicle

In optimum temperatures, your battery and other components of your vehicle are going to last a long time. However, you are not always going to be in the optimum temperature. In many places, you are going to experience four different seasons. Therefore, you must be prepared to take care of your vehicle according to the season.

In the winter, the best thing you can do is make sure that your battery is charged. However, you want to avoid overcharging it. A battery that is often overcharged is going to die. 

 

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Fuel Economy and Technology: Reasons to Consider a Hyundai Accent

Some view the 2018 Hyundai Accent as a car best suited for college students. There is more, however, than what meets the eye to this vehicle.

The 2018 Hyundai Accent has style along with technology that young business professionals can appreciate as well. You get an infotainment system that lets you connect your smartphone to your vehicle. Listen to your favorite tracks and get better organized for the day ahead with the Accent's technology. 

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Searching for a Great Family Vehicle? Here's What You Need to Know

If you've been searching for an incredible family vehicle, it's time to consider the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport. This vehicle offers space, comfort, and durability you won't want to miss. Here's what you need to know.

Enjoy plenty of cargo space in the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport. With the click of a button, your seats will fold down and you'll be able to easily store extra items. Additionally, you'll have peace of mind when you're driving this vehicle because it comes with a rear passenger alert system. 

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Bright and Blinding: How to Drive Safely in Sunlight

Sunny days are beautiful, but they are also a potential hazard if you're driving into the sun. Here are tips to help you navigate the roads safely when your view is compromised by glaring sunlight.

Using polarizing sunglasses definitely helps reduce glare. Anti-reflective coated sunglasses are also a good option, and definitely avoid using eyewear that has scratches because that makes the glare worse.

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How Do NHTSA Safety Ratings Compare to IIHS Ratings?

Automotive safety is an important part of any vehicle purchase. One confusing aspect of researching a vehicle's safety is comparing the ratings provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).

The NHTSA is a government organization that uses a star rating system when it tests vehicles. 

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Hyundai Elantra GT - What a Value!

If you’re looking for a new car that offers great performance, the latest safety features, a comfortable ride, state-of-the-art technology and an affordable sticker price, you have to see the new Hyundai Elantra GT, a popular compact hatchback. Stop at Gates Hyundai and check out the Elantra GT today.

As though the price tag isn’t enough to grab you, the Elantra GT also comes with an unbelievable warranty: 100,000 mile/10-year powertrain limited warranty; 60,000 mile/6-year new vehicle limited warranty and 24/7 Roadside assistance for unlimited miles or 5 years. 

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