If you plan on shopping online this Christmas, protect yourself

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips & Tricks on Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 at 9:48 PM
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How can I stop identity theft during the holidays?

There are fewer than 20 days before Christmas. If you haven’t started Christmas shopping yet, you will be tempted to venture out into the endless online marketplace to ensure everyone gets what they want and the presents are under the tree on time. With the literal billions of dollars at stake, identity thieves are going to out in force. Our financing team did some research to come up with a few handy tips to help you stop identity theft during the holidays. Several 2018 Acura models are also currently available in our showroom, just think how good those would look with a bow on them in the driveway. Read the rest of this entry »

Spitzer Acura offers a glimpse behind the wheel of the NSX

By blogsadmin | Posted in Acura Technology on Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
A rear quarter view of an Acura NSX on a racetrack

What is it like to drive the Acura NSX?

The Acura NSX offers a completely unique driving experience compared to anything else in the automaker’s inventory. In the 25 years since the NSX was first released, it has been something of an outlier among so-called “supercars.” Certainly, the latest version benefits from the latest in automotive technology in terms of materials, performance and overall technology. Additionally, there are some features found with the NSX that aren’t seen in other cars in its class. At the top of that brief list is the manufacturer’s Sport Hybrid Super Handling All-Wheel-Drive system. This helps drivers control the vast amounts of power that the engine creates on its way to providing zero-to-60 mph times in the three-second range.  Read the rest of this entry »

Car theft is a problem, but there is much you can do to prevent it

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips & Tricks on Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 at 8:52 PM
A stock photo of a broken car window with a hand removing a woman's purse

How do I stop people from breaking into my car?

You have worked hard. You saved your money. You spent hours researching the best car to buy that will best meet your needs. However, automotive theft remains a major problem in this country. Fortunately, there are no Acura models on the annual list of the most stolen cars in America, but that doesn’t mean Acura vehicles are completely immune. Many people are in the full swing of the holiday shopping season, meaning that potentially several thousand dollars worth of gifts could be in a vehicle at any given time. Make sure you and your family have the best holiday season possible by following these tips to stop people from breaking into your car. Read the rest of this entry »

Acura monitoring system helps drivers keep an eye on pressure

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips & Tricks on Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 7:46 PM
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How does Acura TPMS work?

The tires on any vehicle are generally so reliable that most people overlook them until something goes wrong. Since 2008, Acura has helped customers stay ahead of potential issues with their tires by providing a reliable and automated system to let them know when it is time to add more air. The Acura Tire Pressure Monitoring System is available on almost every new Acura sedan and crossover SUV available in the Spitzer Acura showroom. Because the automaker is always on the edge of safety innovation, Acura has even included TPMS on some spare tires. If you’re in the market for a new Acura vehicle and are wondering how Acura TPMS works, we’re here to help on both fronts. Read the rest of this entry »

2018 Acura RLX release date coming in very near future

By blogsadmin | Posted in Uncategorized on Tuesday, November 14th, 2017 at 4:14 PM
A left quarter view of the 2108 Acura RLX heading down a road through the mountains

Release date for the 2018 Acura RLX

Spitzer Acura customers who have been eagerly waiting for the 2018 Acura RLX to arrive in our showroom won’t have many more days to cross off of their calendars before the new Acura sedan gets here. The automaker has sent word that it has already started making its first deliveries of the new sedan and the release date for the 2018 Acura RLX is very close at hand. For the new model year, the 2018 RLX is adopting a new Acura design philosophy which respects the company’s performance history as well as its cutting-edge systems and features. Additionally, the 2018 Acura RLX comes in two main versions, Precision All-Wheel Steering­™ (P-AWS) and Sport Hybrid with all-wheel-drive (SH-AWD). Read the rest of this entry »

Winter is coming and it doesn’t have to be scary if you know what you’re doing

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips & Tricks on Thursday, October 26th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
A woman looking out the window while driving down a snow-covered road

How do I drive safely during winter?

Winter can be beautiful. Winter can be lots of fun. However, winter can also present various different kinds challengers to drivers. Snow, ice and quickly shifting weather conditions can conspire to make an otherwise pleasant trip more than somewhat hazardous. One of the leading authorities on all things driving and automotive related is the American Automobile Association. The AAA routinely produces all kinds of materials that can benefit drivers. We took a look at some of what they have about how to drive safely during winter months and took out the most important parts for you to read. Read the rest of this entry »

Pick out the color you want your 2018 Acura MDX to have from home

By blogsadmin | Posted in Acura MDX on Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 at 6:23 PM
A 2018 Acura MDX traveling down an ocean-side road

2018 Acura MDX Exterior Color Options

The first deliveries of the 2018 Acura MDX have finally arrived and the crossover SUV is ready for a lucky Spitzer Acura customer to take home. It’s only natural for buyers to want to match the available exterior color options for the 2018 Acura MDX to their style and tastes. The automaker is producing the three-row crossover SUV in seven different color palette options. To help buyers get an idea of what they would like their new MDX to look like, we have put together a slideshow of all the available paint options. There is also a smattering of interior options attached to this post. Color and interior options can be dictated by which of the available trims and accessory packages a customer chooses. To see precisely which combinations you can take home, contact a Spitzer Acura sales professional today. Read the rest of this entry »

Spitzer Acura delivers Halloween information for your convenience

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips & Tricks on Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 8:22 PM
A group of children walking down the street in Halloween costumes 2017 Halloween information for Peters Township, PA

Peters Township, PA Halloween information

Next, to the holidays or maybe birthdays, Halloween is among the most exciting times of the year for kids of all ages. In addition to the fun building a costume, there is also the allure of getting a bag or two of free candy and treats. If you’re looking for Halloween information for Peters Township, PA including trick-or-treating times and some other helpful tips, Spitzer Acura is here to help. We want everyone to have a safe and fun Halloween in 2017. Hopefully, this information helps you get everyone together and ready for the big day. Read the rest of this entry »

Acura adds new trim grade to 2018 ILX lineup

By blogsadmin | Posted in Acura ILX on Monday, October 9th, 2017 at 5:33 PM
delivery date for the 2018 Acura ILX Special Edition

Delivery date for the 2018 Acura ILX Special Edition

The class of 2018 Acura vehicles available in the Spitzer Acura showroom will be getting a new friend in the coming weeks. Recently, the automaker has announced it will be adding a new trim grade to the lineup with the 2018 Acura ILX Special Edition. The new trim boasts several exclusive features including aero body components and unique badging in addition to what is already included with A-Spec versions. Even better, when the delivery date for the 2018 Acura ILX Special Edition does arrive at Spitzer Acura, its suggested retail price shouldn’t put it out of reach for many customers. Read the rest of this entry »

Escape rooms are the new Halloween craze

By blogsadmin | Posted in Local Events & Activities on Tuesday, September 26th, 2017 at 9:57 PM
Best escape rooms near McMurray, PA

Best escape rooms near McMurray, PA

With Halloween just over a month away, haunted houses and such start getting a lot of attention. But what about those of us that are looking for a different challenge —  like escape rooms. These are a fairly new attraction that is great for groups looking for an engaging activity that requires teamwork and asymmetrical thinking. If you’re planning a birthday party, office team building exercise or just need a break from the regular routine, take a look at our list of the best escape rooms near McMurray, PA. A few of our Spitzer Acura team members have done some of these and had a great time. Read the rest of this entry »