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The Importance of Tire Selection in Hawaii

Selecting the right tires for your vehicle can be a confusing experience. From snow to heat; gravel roads to wet terrain, there are many tires out there to help you drive more comfortably. Here at Kuhio Auto Group we're able to separate our different tires into more specific needs - therefore making your search a much simpler experience!

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Why a SUV Should Be Your Next Vehicle from Kuhio Auto Group

If it's time for a new vehicle and you're looking for something different, then it might be worth considering a SUV as the successor to your current ride. Not only are they a good choice for family transportation, such as a soccer match or morning commute, but our SUV models at Kuhio Auto Group are perfectly versatile for any drivers in the Lihue area. Don't believe us? Dive into our reasoning below!

  1. Space. The SUV allows you to either have more people riding with you or more things you can carry.
  2. Style. We always want our vehicles…
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Let Us Help You Find the Ford Of Your Dreams

Automotive true love exists. Doubtful? The proof is in the video above. Meet Terry Maxfield, owner of one beautiful 1965 Ford Mustang coupe. Terry bought the car form a local Ohio Ford dealer brand new. Even though she originally went in to buy a practical family sedan, she walked out with a Mustang fastback. It was automotive love. As she says, it was "a relationship" - and one that's lasted over fifty years!...

 

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Your Check Engine Light Is On - Should You Panic?

While you should not panic, it is wise to show a little concern. The good news is that it is usually something that can easily be fixed. However, you should never rule out the possibility that it may be something serious. Check engine lights can come on for the following reasons:

 
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Nothing Compares to the 2017 Ford F-150

With so many trucks out there to choose from, you might be wondering why we're so confidence that the 2017 Ford F-150 is the best of the best; well, we have the answers for you! On top of being America's best-selling pickup truck, 97% of all F-150 models sold in the last 10 years are still out there cruising around! If that wasn't enough, the automaker has compared it to the Tundra in the video below and, while we won't reveal the details they compare, we think it's safe to say that the F-150 pulls…

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IIHS Reveals Shocking Statistics About Back-Seat Belt Wearing

In Hawaii, passengers riding in the back seat of a car are exempt from seat-belt laws. That's one of the reasons fewer people buckle up when riding in the rear, and it's a big problem, says the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. 

A recent IIHS survey shows that 91 percent of people always wear their seatbelt in the front seat, but only 72 percent do in the back seat. .

Why is it important to wear a seatbelt in the back seat? 

Wearing a seatbelt is an important factor in accident survivability, no matter what seat you're in…

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Fast, Affordable Automotive Financing

Has the time finally come for you to expand your family's fleet of vehicles? If so, you need to visit Kuhio Auto Group. Our hardworking team of automotive finance pros is skilled at getting drivers from across the island great prices on our huge inventory of new and pre-owned cars, trucks and SUVs.

 

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Ford Extends F-150 Invitation to Police

Ford already has a lot of American drivers excited over the prospect of driving a 2018 Ford F-150. Set to release this year, the hotly anticipated truck now has a chance to excite police departments as well. As reported by AutoNews.com, Ford has announced the new Police Responder model of the forthcoming F-150. Decked out with a 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 engine, the Police Responder will pack an impressive 375 horsepower, 470 pounds-feet of torque, and a towing capacity of 7,000 pounds.

 

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2018 Ford Expedition FX4 Off-Road Package Gives Adventurous Families Space & Capability

The upcoming 2018 Expedition is Ford's newly-redesigned, but massive as ever, three-row SUV. In its regular version, it's an excellent choice for a family vehicle thanks to its class-leading legroom and eight seats. The FX4 Off-Road Package turns this tame family hauler into a vacation-ready outdoor adventure machine. The package adds:

  • Terrain Management System with seven drive modes
  • All-terrain tires on 18-inch wheels
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