Car News – Which Was Your Favorite Super Bowl Car Ad?

Super Bowl 2017 is over, and as the first in history to go into overtime, boy was it a dandy! As a company who buys used cars for cash in Honolulu, we know many people watch the biggest game of the year mostly for the commercials. And when it comes to car news, there were several advertising cars, which was your favorite? Audi's "Daughter" commercial in which a young girl participates in a … [Read more...]

Car News – Best New Car Models Of 2016 To Be Awarded

We buy used cars for cash in Honolulu, and are always interested in the latest car news. Recently the top nine vehicles of 2016 were revealed; all will be contending at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit this coming January for top car, truck, and utility vehicle. Among the 2016 utility vehicles, contenders include the Jaguar F-Pace, Chrysler Pacifica, and Mazda CX-9. This … [Read more...]

Car News – Worry-Free Vehicles Of 2016

At CarMark Hawaii, we buy used cars for cash in Honolulu - and we've been in the business for decades, working with military members who are deploying, civilians, and others who want a quick, fair deal for their vehicles. Recently in car news, we came across some information regarding which 2016 vehicles were deemed to be the most "worry-free" in terms of reliability, maintenance costs, and … [Read more...]

Car News – Tesla Instructed To Stop Using Autopilot In Car Ads

Recently, it was announced that automaker Tesla was asked by Berlin to stop using the misleading term 'autopilot' in its car advertisements. According to news reports, Germany officially made the request in the days after authorities warned owners of Tesla vehicles the feature was not for full self-drive, but instead for assistance. As a company who buys used cars for cash from military members … [Read more...]

Military Friendly Used Car Buyers In Oahu Share Car News

While we are used car buyers in Oahu, we also keep our eye on the latest auto news. If you're leaving the island after being deployed from JBPHH or are relocating, perhaps you're in a bit of a dilemma as to what to do with your used vehicle. The answer to that one is simple - give CarMark Hawaii a call! Now onto the latest news, but keep reading to learn more about our used car buying process … [Read more...]

Car News – Toyota Recalls RAV4 And Lexus HS250h

Recently, Toyota Motor Corp. recalled specific older model vehicles for a third time due to suspension issues. According to car news reports, approximately 337,000 vehicles have been recalled that were initially recalled in 2012, then again in 2013. The vehicles affected include the 2010 Lexus HS250h sedan and the 2006-2011 RAV4 SUVs. Initially, the same vehicles were recalled due to a … [Read more...]

Cash For Cars – Average Age Of Cars On U.S. Roads In 2015

It seems like every other car you meet on the roadways is a newer model, but according to a survey conducted by IHS Automotive less than a year ago, the average age of vehicles on the road over the last couple of years is 11.5 - and that's a record high, according to the survey. Don't worry, though. Plenty of Americans are buying brand spanking new cars, to the tune of about 17 million … [Read more...]

Car News – Will Subaru Forester Be The Quietest Crossover?

Subaru, a brand known to be one of the most reliable in the auto industry, is hoping its 2017 Forester, scheduled to debut in July, will have the quietest cabin ever. According to a car news article at Autoweek, previous models were plagued by high noise levels in the interior. Subaru is stepping up its efforts so that consumers can enjoy a quiet cabin by adding sound deadening features, … [Read more...]

Car News – Preorders For Tesla Model 3 Reach 325,000

Recent car news reports reveal the new Tesla Model 3 is hugely popular, with 325,000 orders being placed within the first week ordering opened according to CEO Elon Musk who tweeted "Definitely going to need to rethink production planning." Seems that everyone wants the new EV sedan! March 31 was officially the first day orders were being taken for the Tesla Model 3, both at store locations … [Read more...]

Cars for Cash – 7 Most Popular Used Cars Among Millennials

Millennials are known for keeping things simple, not spending an inordinate amount of money on anything from homes to vehicles. As a company in Honolulu who buys used cars for cash, we're always intrigued by the latest news in regards to various age groups, the cars they purchase, what they want. According to a recent article at MarketWatch, there are seven used vehicles popular among … [Read more...]