Jill Merriam Key Hyundai Blog

Springtime adventures in Connecticut

March 30, 2015

This winter is over (fingers crossed NO MORE SNOW!!) I have spring fever and am more than ready for sunshine! Here come longer days and warmer weather. Bring it!! Hi, it’s Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, and I’m wondering, are you as tired as I am of this long, harsh winter? I’m ready to get outside and enjoy everything springtime has to offer in Connecticut! I found[…]

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What is leaking under my car?

March 23, 2015
What is leaking under my car?

Is that puddle under MY car??? Don’t panic! Key Hyundai of Connecticut customers, family and friends: I have good news for you! We’ve all been there: new and used car owners in Connecticut, pulling from our regular parking spot when we notice a small puddle where our car used to be. Most of us immediately wonder how this will effect our vehicle – and our wallets. Doesn’t matter if you drive a[…]

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What do you think about electric cars?

March 16, 2015
What do you think about electric cars?

Lots of talk about automotive technology and alternate fuel vehicles, but what does that really mean to real people like you and me looking for new and used cars in Connecticut? When should CT car dealers start to really focus on electric cars – when will customers start asking about them with determination and dollars? Hi, it’s Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, and when people from[…]

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Do gas prices make us love SUVs more?

March 9, 2015
Do gas prices make us love SUVs more?

The attractive gas prices may be part of the reason SUVs remain a favorite not just at Connecticut’s Key Hyundai, but at new and used car dealerships across the state and country. There is always a lot of interest in the Hyundai Santa Fe and Hyundai Tucson, regardless of gas prices. But these days, the interest is through the roof. We see it at Key Hyundai, and sure, gas prices are[…]

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What have you always wanted to learn?

March 2, 2015
What have you always wanted to learn?

Between driving carpool for my kids, running Connecticut’s new and used car dealerships in Milford and Manchester, teaching leadership skills to our valuable solution providers, and devoting much of my time to community outreach, it’s a wonder I have enough energy for it all! Lots of people ask where I, CT’s Dealer For The People, get such a high-energy, get-up-and-go attitude, and the answer might surprise you. Take a listen here[…]

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Employee Loves Working for The Dealer For The People

February 23, 2015
Employee Loves Working for The Dealer For The People

The solution providers at Key Hyundai are real people, with real lives, who love to help others. I want you to meet a terrific guy from our Manchester Connecticut car dealership who we are so very lucky to have on our Key Hyundai team! Earnie Palmer works at our parts department at Key Hyundai of Manchester, and is a favorite of employees and customers alike! He is kind, generous, and has an[…]

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Hyundai Elantra is top auto pick for February

February 16, 2015

If you’re even thinking about a nicer, newer car, February can save you thousands on the Hyundai Elantra at Key Hyundai of Milford and Manchester! Imagine my surprise when reading USA Today I found the Hyundai Elantra as a top auto pick for February! You and I both know it’s a great car, but why February? Why now? Take a listen to my Nicer, Newer News video, and I’ll explain why[…]

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What does CPO (certified pre-owned) mean anyway?

February 9, 2015
What does CPO (certified pre-owned) mean anyway?

New or used? And what exactly does a “certified pre-owned” vehicle even mean when shopping for a new or used car in Connecticut? Buying a car is a huge financial commitment, and deciding to purchase new or used is a big one. Key Hyundai offers certified-preowned vehicles, but do you know what that really means? Hi, it’s Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, and I’m here to[…]

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Hyundai car tech makes life easier

February 2, 2015
Hyundai car tech makes life easier

Does all this snow in Milford and Manchester and throughout Connecticut have you wishing for a remote starter in your new or used car? Winter is hitting CT full steam ahead, and new and used car customers at Key Hyundai may in fact have a great Hyundai benefit at their fingertips! Now I’m a little embarrassed to admit this, but I already had the Hyundai technology to auto-start my Hyundai Santa[…]

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Jill Merriam suggests Gratitude for Healthy Living

January 26, 2015
Jill Merriam suggests Gratitude for Healthy Living

How are your New Year’s Resolutions working out ? At Key Hyundai, Connecticut’s #1 new and used car dealership, I’ve heard all sorts of goals and aspirations. Some about health, some about wealth, jobs, adventure, travel, school! Aim high, Connecticut! But sometimes, it gets hard to stick to them, don’t you think? I’ve discovered one specific resolution I’ve been able to stick with, and it’s keeping me healthy as well. I am[…]

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