Optimize Your Honda Driving Experience With Smartphone Apps

July 22nd, 2012 by

Middletown Honda Has Tips on How to Make the Most of Your New or Used Car

Middletown Honda

There’s a great selection of smartphone apps currently available to enhance your driving experience, and Middletown Honda is here to keep you updated. In addition to carrying the latest 2012 Honda vehicles and a great selection of pre-owned models, we are also well informed about the coolest new car related phone applications. There are apps available to turn your phone into a GPS unit, to help you find where you parked, and even to find the nearest rest stop. These programs can help to enhance every aspect of the driving experience, and below are some of our favorites:


  • Car Finder V1.1 – Gives compass directions and uses Google Maps to help you find your car in parking structures
  • Navigon – Allows you to use your iPhone as a navigation system


  • Car Care – Tracks oil changes and tire rotations along with fuel economy
  • Trip Cubby – Monitors mileage and allows you to log deductible expenses for business travelers
  • iWrecked – Allows you to record accident information, such as location, date, names, and insurance information (you can also use your phone to take photos of the damage)
  • Dynolicious – Documents 0-60 mph times and g-force. When you enter your car’s weight and estimated power, the app will calculate drivetrain efficiency and horsepower
  • gMeter – Computes velocity, distance traveled, and engine power

Gas/Fuel Economy

  • AccuFuel for the iPhone – Helps track how your driving habits influence fuel efficiency by estimating gas mileage according to the car you drive
  • iGas – Finds the cheapest gas prices and provides directions to each station
  • Auto Fuel Economics – Compares the sticker price and EPA-estimated fuel economy of two vehicles to help you select the most fuel efficient option before you buy


  • TripIt – Helps with organizing travel plans
  • Roadside America – Shows location of tourist attractions nearby
  • Rest Area Finder – Displays the nearest rest areas
  • Traffic Alert – Alerts you instantly about upcoming road conditions

Come to Middletown Honda Today

Visit our Honda dealership in Middletown, NY for a great selection of new and used vehicles. We have the full lineup of new 2012 Honda models along with a wide variety of used vehicles. We have something for nearly everyone. Visit us online to browse our current inventory. Our sales department is open seven days a week, so stop by to take a test drive or to get more information about the best new apps for your car.


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