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Fall Driving Tips in Springfield, MO

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Fall is a beautiful season, from the vibrant red, orange and yellow leaves to the crisp mornings and warm afternoons. But pumpkin season can also present some hazards on the road. The following fall driving tips from Don Wessel Honda will help you be a safer driver during autumn in Springfield, Missouri. Don’t slip on leaves As the leaves fall… Read more »

Scenic Fall Foliage Drives in Missouri (with Your Honda)

The Show-Me State is a beautiful place to explore — especially during autumn when the leaves are changing colors. There are plenty of routes near Springfield that you can follow for a weekend road trip to see our state’s natural artwork on display. Here are three fall foliage drives in Missouri that you should check out this year in your… Read more »

Tips for Transporting a Kayak (or Two) With Your Honda

Many drivers in this area of Missouri love exploring the outdoors, and driving a Honda from Don Wessel Honda is a great way to explore scenic sites in the Show-Me State. Because Springfield is near the Lake of the Ozarks region, we recommend planning a kayak excursion this fall. Here are some tips for safely transporting a kayak or two… Read more »

Tips for Keeping Kids Quiet in Your Honda

 Is your family planning a road trip through Arkansas, Kansas, or Oklahoma this summer? All these wonderful states are a short drive away from Springfield, Missouri, and are worth exploring with your children. These nearby locations have kid-friendly attractions that are worth discovering on weekend road trips. However, during your drive, sitting in a Honda SUV or crossover with a… Read more »

Honda Will Sell Only Electric Vehicles by 2040

Honda is looking forward to an electrifying future. The Japanese carmaker recently announced that its entire lineup in the United States will consist of only electric vehicles by 2040. In Europe, it’s targeting all-electric sales by 2025. Honda’s emphasis on eco-friendly vehicles will begin with a new series of electric models that are based on the new “e:Architecture” platform. The… Read more »

How To Pack Light on a Road Trip in Missouri

With summer right around the corner, now is the perfect time to plan a road trip in Missouri. To make sure you have plenty of room for your friends and family to join you on your adventure, check out these tips for packing lightly before your summer road trip with your Honda. Choose the right clothes There’s no need to… Read more »

Best Trails to Explore This Spring

Frisco Highline Trail | Springfield, MO

Looking for some outdoor fun with your family? Well, you’re in luck. Whether your family likes to hike or bike, there’s likely a Springfield trail that’s right for you. Here are some of the best trails you should drive your Honda to for some springtime fun. Fassnight Creek Greenway Meandering through the heart of Springfield is the Fassnight Creek Greenway…. Read more »

Regular vs Synthetic Motor Oil: What’s The Difference?

Mechanic Changing Oil | Springfield, MO

Every vehicle requires regular oil changes in order to stay in good working order. When you bring your vehicle to Don Wessel Honda for its routine maintenance, though, you’re usually asked the question, “Do you want regular oil or synthetic?” If you’re not sure about the differences between the two, never fear. We’ve put together a guide to these two… Read more »

How to Prevent Your Car from Skidding

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Springfield, MO

With winter driving comes the possibility that your vehicle will lose traction on slick roads. In order to help you feel prepared for that event, Don Wessel Honda has put together some tips for preventing your car from skidding — and what to do if you find yourself in one. Take Care of Your Tires Your tires’ treads are what… Read more »

Tips for Protecting Your Vehicle’s Interior This Winter

Honda Interior | Springfield, MO

Winter weather can do a number on your vehicle’s exterior, but it can also wear down your interior over time. If you want tips for taking care of your vehicle’s interior this winter, then we’ve got you covered. Here are some of the best ways you can go about protecting your interior. Protect Your Seats Whether your seats are cloth… Read more »