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Podcast recommendations for driving

podcast recommendations

With the holidays, many Connecticut new and used car drivers are spending lots of time in the car visiting family and friends, driving both long and short distances throughout Connecticut and beyond.

And even without holiday travel, many of us spend hours commuting to work, school, errands, and can always use recommendations on what’s the latest and greatest to listen to.

Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, spends an excessive amount of time driving between Key Hyundai of Manchester and Key Hyundai of Milford car dealerships and often, the traffic makes it take longer than it should. What does she do to pass the time?

Listen to this Nicer, Newer News video filled with a great podcast recommendations on how you might make your car time a little more entertaining! Take a listen:

What do you listen to on long road trips, and short commutes to work? We love recommendations — email us at wecare@keycars.com and share your ideas!

Until next time, happy driving!

Why is the CT Car Dealer For The People talking about a drill brush?

why is a car dealer talking about a drill brush?Why is the Connecticut Dealer For The People, Jill Merriam of Key Hyundai, talking about drill brushes?

Because Jill Merriam has a small, nagging problem that continued to bug her until she found a simple workaround life hack that got her to move past her tolerance and get to work living.

What are your tolerances? What everyday minor inconvenience bugs the heck out of you, but you just live with it? How different would your life be if you found a solution?

You might be surprised to hear back what bugs Jill Merriam, and what she did to make them go away so that she can move on to bigger, better things.

Take a listen to this Nicer, Newer News video to find out what bugs Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People, and the workaround she discovered to get on with her life!

Do you have things that bug you that you simply live with? What small solutions could make your every day easier? Give them a try, it might just make a huge difference in your life!

If your current vehicle is a tolerance you need a workaround for, email Key Hyundai automotive experts at wecare@keycars.com and let us find a solution that works for you! Good luck, and let us know how it’s going!

The secret to negotiating a car deal

The secret to negotiating a car deal

Transparent sales process is the current jargon dropped in the auto business world, but Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai in Connecticut has to admit, she thinks it’s a bit of hogwash. Here’s why.

Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, knows full well the auto industry drops buzz words, but when she asked one of her top sales people what he does when in an intense negotiation with a customer, his answer made her confident in the reputation of Key Hyundai as the best new and used car dealership in Connecticut and why.

His answer was music to Jill’s ears, and will be music to yours as well.

Listen to this Nicer, Newer News video to discover the secret is to intense negotiations aka “transparent sales process” and how you can get to the bottom line fast:

Being honest is how we do business at Key Hyundai; always have, always will. Do you have any questions about “transparent sales process” or better yet, how you can find a car you’ll love to drive? Email us at wecare@keycars.com, or stop by and have an honest face-to-face talk with any of our solution providers!

Where Connecticut ranks responsible car shopping

Edmunds ranks car buying responsibilityNationwide car buying consumers were recently ranked state-by-state on how responsible they are when purchasing a new or used vehicle. Connecticut’s Jill Merriam Dealer For The People at new and used car dealership Key Hyundai is not surprised in the least on where Connecticut ranked and why.

Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People came across a recent study that ranked car buying responsibility state-by-state, and wants to share the results with you here. The study researched how responsible CT car consumers are in purchasing cars on several aspects: length of loan, how long people kept the car, and how much negative equity they had when trading in the vehicle.

Listen to this Nicer, Newer News video to discover where Connecticut ranked, and why Jill Merriam says CT’s strict consumer protection laws help and don’t hurt the automobile industry, and this survey proves it:

Connecticut consumers make smart, educated decisions when buying a car, and Key Hyundai solution providers are happy to do our part in making sure you can find a car you love to drive and can afford to own.

If you want to find out how we help CT car buyers find a nicer, newer cars, or have any questions about car buying, financing, or servicing, email us at wecare@keycars.com  and we’ll have an auto expert get a solution for you!

Happy driving!

Perfect SUV Hyundai Kona winning customers and awards

Hyundai Kona selected as KBB Best BuyConnecticut winters wreck havoc on commuting to work, school, errands, and getting back home safely, but Key Hyundai, CT’s favorite new and used car dealership, may have the perfect solution to winter driving. A new addition to Hyundai was just named Best Value by Kelley Blue Book, and has CT car customers lining up to test-drive and trade in their current vehicle for this little Hyundai SUV called Kona.

Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, is thrilled to have Hyundai Kona, the new car on the block, the perfect vehicle for anyone looking for a safe, smart, affordable vehicle for New England driving.

Listen to this Nicer, Newer News video to find out more about the Kona, and why it might be the perfect car for you:

Do you think Kona might be right for you? Give Key Hyundai a quick call or email at wecare@keycars.com and our auto experts will answer any questions you have about Kona, or financing or trading in your current car for this new car on the block.

Drive safely, and let us know how we can help!