When you’re shopping for a car at Hopkins Acura, we always strive to make the experience as pleasant as possible. Buying or leasing a vehicle is a big decision, so we make sure that our customers have the info that they need and that they feel good about their purchase. While we’re always focusing on improving the dealership experience, there are also ways that drivers can make shopping at a dealership even better.

One of the keys to having a less stressful experience is research. Knowing what a dealership offers and knowing what you want can only make the process easier. If you know you’re looking for a family car, know a bit about models like the 2019 Acura RDX before you come in. If you think that a pre-owned Acura model might be better for your budget, know what we have to offer or research our certified pre-owned program. You’ll come to our dealership armed with the information that you need, which will help you avoid getting overwhelmed when you see all of the choices we have to offer.

Also, make sure that you’re not rushing. This is a big decision, so leave yourself the time to choose a car you’re happy with. That means having enough time to test drive multiple models that interest you and meet with our financial experts to find a good financing offer. If you have kids and worry about them getting bored, have some activities for them so that they aren’t the reason you rush out of a dealership. Whether it’s homework or an iPad with their favorite game on it, having an activity for your kids can help make the car buying experience much less stressful.

So if you’re looking for a car shopping experience that won’t stress you out, talk to our Redwood City Acura dealers. They’ll make it easy to find a new or pre-owned luxury vehicle that you’ll love. We look forward to helping you!