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Hyundai introduces fingerprint technology for future cars

Hyundai introduces fingerprint technologyThe latest Hyundai automotive technology might literally get rid of car keys forever, and perhaps, leave car thieves with nothing to do.

Imagine not looking for your keys, not worried about the battery in your fob, knowing your teenagers won’t be able to sneak your car without asking. Leaving car thieves wringing their hands — literally.

Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, shares new Hyundai technology, and how your next car might be as easy as a touch of a finger. And here in Connecticut, the recent surge of car thefts — well, those might soon be a distant memory.

Listen to this Nicer, Newer News video and discover how the future of automotive tech is the touch of a finger.


Thwarting car thefts with a fingerprint? What do you think about this technology, and the idea of no more keys or fobs? Tell us how you imagine future cars at wecare@keycars.com and let’s build the future together!

The benefits of being female in the car business

Woman in business suitBeing a woman in the man’s world of new and used car dealerships isn’t as difficult as you think, and in fact, has huge benefits when shopping for a nicer, newer car in Milford, Manchester, at Key Hyundai or any dealership where women are in leadership roles.
People always ask Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Connecticut’s Key Hyundai, if it’s hard to be a woman in a male dominated industry. Her answer surprises people at first, but then they nod in agreement.
Listen to this Nicer, Newer News video to find out why being a girl in the predominate boys club has its benefits:

We are proud of the work we do at Key Hyundai, and how all our solution providers – of any and all genders – give each and every customer – of every and all genders — the respect and utmost attention to detail humanly possible.
Talk to us! Share your feedback, advice, comments, or concerns about this or any car buying, servicing, or financing topic. Email the Key Hyundai team of automotive experts at wecare@keycars.com and we will get to work for you!

Do-line reviews help customer satisfaction?

Dealer Rater Consumer Satisfaction AwardConnecticut’s best new and used car dealership Key Hyundai received a 2019 Consumer Satisfaction Award, and it got our team thinking … a lot … about on-line customer reviews.
What do you do about on-line reviews? Love ‘em and leave ‘em – or vent your displeasure?
Jill Merriam, owner, operator, and Dealer For The People at Connecticut’s Key Hyundai, is absolutely thrilled to have our good work recognized with this award.
But still, we have to ask: do you leave on-line reviews for the brands, services, and companies you use?
Listen to this Nicer, Newer News video, and let us know what you think:

We are always happy to hear from our customers: what you like and what you don’t. Email us at wecare@keycars.com and let us know what you think, and your favorite on-line customer review source!
Thank you for sharing your reviews, comments, concerns. Customer reviews help us do a better job helping others, so thank you for doing what you do – wherever you do it.

North American Car of the Year Goes to …

North American Utility of the YearRemember a few months back when Jill told you about the new SUV from Hyundai — the Hyundai Kona?

Well, looks like its reputation is making headlines across North America in this crazy popular vehicle category – the SUV — winning a HUGE award at the Detroit Auto Show – long considered the creme de la creme of auto shows!

Listen as Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, shares details on the prestigious award, and find out what the Kona won and why – and how you might want to check it out soon for yourself.

Take a listen to this Nicer, Newer News video here:

Stop by Key Hyundai in Milford or Manchester and test-drive the Kona today! And if you have any questions about this award-winning SUV, or any nicer, newer car, email wecare@keycars.com and our Key Hyundai auto experts will get to work for you!