Employee Spotlight – Alex Kliuchka

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Every week we will be featuring one of our employees’ in our Employee Spotlight for a chance to get to know them a little better. This week the spotlight is on Alex Kliuchka. Alex is one of our Sales and Leasing Consultants.

The Scoop…

  • Name: Alex Kliuchka
  • Department: New Car Sales
  • Length of time at WETH: 8 months
  • Length of time in the automotive industry: 6 years

My life by demographics…

  • My hometown is Cherkasy, Ukraine
  • I currently reside in Cross Plains, WI
  • My family consists of my wife Nadiia and I, 2 Kids- Konstantin 6 years old, and Sofia 2 years old

Cars, cars, cars-everything cars…

  • My first car was a BMW 5 series
  • I currently drive a commuter car, Honda Civic
  • While I am driving, I listen to hip-hop
  • My favorite thing about cars are – Performance
  • I have owned 30 cars
  • My favorite vintage car is ’69 Charger

A few of my favorite things…

  • My favorite day of the week is Sunday
  • My favorite movie is The Martian
  • My favorite animal is a dog
  • My favorite restaurant is Joe’s Stone Crab in Miami
  • My favorite sport is rally car racing
  • My favorite ice cream flavor is Turtle

What makes me tick…

  • My hobbies include cars
  • If I could have any superpower, it would be to change the world for the good
  • My favorite part of working at WETH is the staff, product, and environment
  • If I could spend the day with one person (deceased or alive) I would choose my father

Featured Service Specials- Mount and Balance

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  MOUNT AND BALANCE SPECIAL
Mounting and Balancing Special
50% Off Mount and Balance
with purchase and installation of 4 tires
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Plus tax & fees. Valid only on Honda vehicles at Wilde East Towne Honda. Must present coupon at time of write-up. Coupon not valid with any other offer, discount or previous purchase. Other restrictions may apply. Void where prohibited. See service advisor for details. Offer ends 03/31/17.

Please print this page as your coupon.

For more deals from our dealership, follow Wilde East Towne Honda on Twitter or Like us on Facebook

Used 2014 Honda Accord EX-L Sedan

Used Car of the Week- 2014 Honda Accord EX-L Sedan

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This used 2014 Honda Accord EX-L Sedan comes with Navigation, Bluetooth Capability, New Brakes, Heated Seats, Leather Seats, Honda Certified, One Owner, Accident Free Carfax, Remainder Factory Warranty, All New Fluids and Filters, Top Rated In Class, Amazing Gas Mileage, Alloy Wheels, and Fog Lamps. Ivory w/Perforated Leather-Trimmed Seats and Navigation System. Learn More

How much gas are you going to start saving once you are driving away in this wonderful used 2014 Honda Accord EX-L Sedan? Awarded ‘Best Resale Value’ by KBB.com. A great gas saver with a surprising amount of room for its size! Save some money and still have room to haul your things! Honda Certified Pre-Owned means you not only get the reassurance of a 12mo/12,000 mile limited warranty, but also up to a 7yr/100k mile powertrain warranty, a 182-point inspection/reconditioning.

WHY BUY FROM US:

Wilde East Towne Honda is Wisconsin’s newest, state of the art, facility! Visit us to experience the exceptional service that has helped us earn the Honda President’s Award each year since opening. Recognized as the Wisconsin DealerRater Dealer of the Year for 2014, 2015 and 2016, our family friendly staff look forward to serving all your automotive needs.

DIRECTIONS

Located on Madison’s East Side, we are just 2 miles South of Sun Prairie off Hwy 151/90/94.

Some vehicles may be subject to manufacturer safety recalls that, for various reasons, may not be repaired prior to sale. You may also check for open recalls at www.safercar.gov. For more deals from our dealership, follow Wilde East Towne Honda on Twitter or Like us on Facebook!

Employee Spotlight – Jim Hergenroether

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The Scoop…

  • Name: Jim Hergenroether
  • Department: Service
  • Length of time at WETH: 1 year
  • Length of time in the automotive industry: 33 years

My life by demographics…

  • My hometown is Stoughton, WI
  • I currently reside in Stoughton, WI
  • My family consists of my wife Susan, 4 adult kids and 7 grandchildren

Cars, cars, cars-everything cars…

  • My first car was a 1963 Pontiac Tempest
  • I currently drive a 2013 Ford Escape
  • While I am driving, I listen to talk radio or silence
  • My favorite thing about cars – evolved from horsepower to heated seats
  • I have owned a Yugo purchased for $1.00
  • My favorite vintage car is 1957 Ford T-Bird

A few of my favorite things…

  • My favorite day of the week is Sunday
  • My favorite movie is Shawshank Redemption
  • My favorite animal is a Mi-Ki named Willie
  • My favorite band is currently – Joe Bonamassa
  • My favorite restaurant is Lombardion’s
  • My favorite sport is football
  • My favorite ice cream flavor is chocolate

What makes me tick…

  • My hobbies include picking my old Martin guitar, hunting, and fishing
  • If I could have any superpower, it would be “Look up in the sky! It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s…”
  • My favorite part of working at WETH is the people
  • If I could spend the day with one person (deceased or alive) I would choose Jesus

Empowering Our Youth Through the Youth Apprenticeship Program

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Since Wilde East Towne Honda opened in December of 2012, we’ve taken pride in giving back to our community through sponsorships, volunteer work and the Automotive Youth Education System (AYES). Recently, we’ve been recognized in the Dealer Point, the official publication of the Wisconsin Automobile & Truck Dealers Association, Winter 2017 edition as an AYES Mentoring program.

Growing Our Community

Through the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development’s Youth Apprenticeship Program (YAP), we have a continuing opportunity to mentor today’s youth into becoming successful automotive technicians. Student’s in the program complete 450 hours of hands-on, supervised work by a Master Technician at our facility and successfully complete a level one internship. Many of our YAP student’s continue their education at their local technical college in the automotive program.

You can read more about our AYES/YAP programs in the Dealer Point magazine. Dealer Point magazine gave us an exceptional review and we would love for you to read it! You can find us on page 26 of the Dealer Point, the official publication of the Wisconsin Automobile & Truck Dealers Association, Winter 2017 edition.

Please stay up-to-date with us through our website and our Facebook page.

Featured Service Special- Brake Service

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  BRAKE SERVICE SPECIAL
Brake Service Special
$25.00 Off Front or Rear Brake Job
Book Appointment Now
Plus tax & fees. Only available with rotor service. Valid only on Honda vehicles at Wilde East Towne Honda. Must present coupon at time of write-up. Coupon not valid with any other offer, discount or previous purchase. Other restrictions may apply. Void where prohibited. See service advisor for details. Offer ends 03/31/17.

Please print this page as your coupon.

For more deals from our dealership, follow Wilde East Towne Honda on Twitter or Like us on Facebook

Pin it Recipe – Skillet Seared Salmon with Garlic Lemon Butter Sauce

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Welcome to our “Pin it Recipe” blog where we find delicious recipes on Pinterest and share them with you once a month! To see more recipes and other cool pins, check out our profile at pinterest.com/wildeethonda.

Looking for a Salmon Recipe?

Look no further for a great tasting and healthy salmon recipe! This recipe is called Skillet Seared Salmon with Garlic Lemon Butter Sauce from cookingclassy.com. To start, you’ll need 4 skinless salmon fillets, salt and pepper, olive oil, garlic, lemon juice and a few other ingredients. Directions are easy. Prep the garlic lemon butter sauce and add to melted butter in a saucepan. Add a few more ingredients and you have the sauce made. Cook the salmon and drizzle the sauce on top, making one delicious meal. Check out the full ingredient list and directions by visiting cookingclassy.com. For a side, steam up some vegetables and rice and you have a full meal!

Check back next month for another Pin it Recipe! Also, make sure to check out our Website and Like us on Facebook!

Photo Credit: Sam Howzit, Salmon via Flickr Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0) – fit picture into newsletter template.

Used 2016 Honda Accord EX-L Coupe

Used Car of the Week- 2016 Honda Accord EX-L Coupe

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This Used 2016 Honda Accord EX-L Coupe gets a great 26 City MPG and 35 HWY MPG. Exterior color in San Marino Red with a Black Interior. Read more

Body Exterior

  • Spoiler
  • Tailpipe finisher: chrome
  • Door mirrors: body-color
  • Rear cargo: trunk
  • Turn signal indicator mirrors
  • Power door mirrors
  • Bumpers: body-color
  • Heated door mirrors

Powertrain

  • Fuel economy city: 26mpg
  • Mode select transmission
  • Horsepower: 185hp @ 6,400RPM
  • Fuel economy highway: 35mpg
  • Transmission: continuously variable automatic
  • Variable valve control
  • Engine liters: 2.4
  • Manual-shift auto
  • Fuel tank capacity: 17.2gal.
  • Fuel economy combined: 30mpg
  • Cylinder configuration: I-4
  • Engine location: front
  • Recommended fuel: Regular Unleaded
  • Torque: 181 lb.-ft. @ 3,900RPM
  • Drive type: front-wheel
  • Number of valves: 16

Warranty

  • Basic warranty: 36 months/36,000miles
  • Roadside assistance coverage: 36 months/36,000miles
  • Powertrain warranty: 60 months/60,000miles
  • Corrosion perforation warranty: 60 months/ unlimited distance
WHY BUY FROM US:

Wilde East Towne Honda is Wisconsin’s newest, state of the art, facility! Visit us to experience the exceptional service that has helped us earn the Honda President’s Award each year since opening. Recognized as the Wisconsin DealerRater Dealer of the Year for 2014, 2015 and 2016, our family friendly staff look forward to serving all your automotive needs.

DIRECTIONS

Located on Madison’s East Side, we are just 2 miles South of Sun Prairie off Hwy 151/90/94.

Some vehicles may be subject to manufacturer safety recalls that, for various reasons, may not be repaired prior to sale. You may also check for open recalls at www.safercar.gov. For more deals from our dealership, follow Wilde East Towne Honda on Twitter or Like us on Facebook!

Employee Spotlight – David Dauman

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Every week we will be featuring one of our employees’ in our Employee Spotlight for a chance to get to know them a little better. This week the spotlight is on David Dauman. David is one of our Parts Delivery Drivers.

The Scoop…

  • Name: David Dauman
  • Department: Parts
  • Length of time at WETH: 8 months
  • Length of time in the automotive industry: 10 years

My life by demographics…

  • My hometown is Beaver Dam, WI
  • I currently reside in Waterloo, WI
  • My family consists of my wife, 2 children, and 3 step-children

Cars, cars, cars-everything cars…

  • My first car was a Chevy
  • I currently drive a Honda Accord
  • While I am driving, I listen to the Oldies
  • I have owned over 40 cars since starting o drive
  • My favorite vintage car is a 1966 Chevy Chevelle

A few of my favorite things…

  • My favorite day of the week is Friday
  • My favorite movie is John Wayne
  • My favorite animal is a dog
  • My favorite band is Chicago
  • My favorite restaurant is Texas Roadhouse
  • My favorite sports team(s) are the Packers
  • My favorite ice cream flavor is Chocolate

What makes me tick…

  • My hobbies include hunting and fishing
  • If I could have any superpower, it would be x-ray vision
  • My favorite part of working at WETH is the people
  • If I could spend the day with one person (deceased or alive) I would choose my kids and grandkids

2017 Honda Ridgeline Earns Highest Safety Rated Pickup Truck in America!

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Safest pickup truck in America!

The all-new 2017 Honda Ridgeline, recently named 2017 North American Truck of the Year, is now the only pickup truck in America to earn the highest possible safety ratings from both the U.S. government and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). The 2017 Ridgeline earned a best possible 5-Star Overall Vehicle Rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) with Ridgeline already ranking as the first and only pickup to earn a TOP SAFETY PICK+ rating from the IIHS.1

The Ridgeline pickup achieved a 5-star Overall Vehicle Rating in the NHTSA’s New Car Assessment Program (NCAP) by scoring 5 stars in the frontal crash test for driver and passenger, 5 stars for side crash tests for both front and rear seats, and 4 stars in the rollover test.

Source: HondaNews.com

Test drive the 2017 Honda Ridgeline today at Wilde East Towne Honda! View our website for the latest deals and like us on Facebook!

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1 Ridgeline earned TOP SAFETY PICK+ when equipped with Honda Sensing and LED headlights.