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Newly Reengineered 2017 Honda CR-V Coming Soon

Tackle your road trips in style with the 2017 Honda CR-V, coming soon to Barber Honda! The new Honda CR-V recently made a debut appearance in Detroit, and now that we’ve had a first look at the model and upcoming tech features, we cannot wait to get behind the wheel!

The Honda SUV is now in its fifth generation and features the model’s first-ever turbocharged engine. California drivers can enjoy a 1.5-liter DOHC turbocharged in-line 4-cylinder in the 2017 CR-V EX and higher packages or a 2.4-liter DOHC i-VTEC engine with responsive continuously variable transmission (CVT…

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2017 Honda Ridgeline provides plenty of utility for a day at the beach!

With the warm weather firmly upon us and a long weekend just around the corner, there's no better time to make your first beach trip of the season. If you're planning on a weekend of sand and surf, you're going to want a vehicle that has plenty of space for you and your family, along with the capability and capacity to bring along all the amenities you'll need to have a day of fun in the sun. And no truck is more ready for that than the 2017 Honda Ridgeline.

 

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Santa gets a Honda Sleigh for Christmas 2014

Christmas is just around the corner and while we certainly won't be having a white one here in Bakersfield, CA that doesn't mean we aren’t in the festive mood. In fact, we've seen plenty of customers stop into our dealership for last minute Christmas surprises ranging from new Honda purchases to fun accessories from the parts center!

To keep this Christmas feeling going we wanted to show you this clip that Honda created, and we imagine it'll certainly warm your heart (unless, of course, you're the Grinch).

It seems like Santa isn't immune…

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Come Test Drive a Honda Insight before they're Gone!

Due to strict emission standards "green" vehicles, like hybrids and EV models, are extremely popular in California. And, thanks to warm temperatures, the State is a great place for these vehicles to run at maximum efficiency.


If you're looking for a hybrid to drive into the new year with then visit our Bakersfield, CA dealership to test drive the 2014 Honda Insight.

The Honda Insight was first brought to market in 2000 and was…

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Honda Hosts the Parallel Parking World Championship

Last week here on our blog we showed off a fun video featuring the newest nimble fun model in our inventory.  Well, the 2015 Honda Fit is back once again in the media, and delivering even more fun than before.

Featuring the Fit the 2014 Parallel Parking World Championships were held recently with Honda as the host.  Beside our brand was the always exuberant personality Flula, who states he was the inventor of the event...

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An Odyssey Oil Change Done Right

The do it yourself oil change is on its way out these days, as it seems many people would rather not get down and dirty themselves.  However, a home oil change is a great little project for those out there who consider themselves handy, and it really is not as hard as you may think.

If you own a fourth generation Odyssey from Barber Honda then the video below can help show you how to...

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Let the #hugfest Begin here In Bakersfield

The Super Bowl always brings some fun and exciting commercials, but rarely do they ever act as the beginning of something special.  Here at Barber Honda we believe that our brands commercial is doing just this, as it introduced us to the hugfest.

Of all the people to be promoting hugs we would never have guessed it be Bruce Willis, as he is known for pretty much the opposite.  However, Willis and Honda combined forces...

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Honda Expanding Their Earth Dreams Lineup

In the recent years the trend with the vehicles we offer here at Barber Honda has been to offer engines that are more efficient, but do not sacrifice performance.  To do this, the brand has been shifting its focus to the Earth Dreams banner and the powerplants that fall under this category.

With the majority of vehicles we offer here in the Bakersfield, California region now incorporating one of these Earth Dreams engines, Honda has...

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Honda Fit Hybrid Wins Coveted Car of the Year Award in Japan

If you're looking for the next big thing in the culinary world, you might keep an eye on Vietnam or even Korea. Perhaps you're after the best new wine locale on the international scene; then you might look south to Argentina. If you're interested in an ecofriendly automobile, well, Japan is still your best bet.

Accordingly, the annual "Japan Car of the Year" is almost always a greener kind of vehicle and…

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