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Complimentary 5 Yr Honda Servicing

Friday, 9 March 2018 at 12.00pm

Complimentary 5 Yr Honda Servicing

Who better to look after your car than the people who designed it and built it?

  • Complimentary 5 Years' Honda Servicing
  • Free My Honda Dongle for limited period
  • Customer Care Package for £350 (RRP £850)

Trident are delighted to announce that we are now including the £599 5 Year Service Plan with our compliments on all new Honda retail orders (excluding Type-R) taken and delivered from today until the end of March.

Claim your Complimentary 5 Year Servicing

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The widely acclaimed Urban EV - Front Side

Honda took the opportunity at its 2018 Geneva Motor Show press conference to confirm that order books for a production version of its Urban EV Concept will open in early 2019.

Speaking during Honda's 2018 Geneva motor show press conference, Senior Vice President, Honda Motor Europe, Philip Ross confirmed the news:

A production version of this highly acclaimed concept will be introduced to Europe during late 2019, and in response to the positive feedback to this model, we expect to open order banks for the Urban EV during early 2019.

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The 2018 Honda CR-V - Front Side

Honda is set to reveal the European production version of the all-new CR-V at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show. The new generation of the world's best-selling SUV* raises the bar in terms of interior quality, refinement and spaciousness - including, for the first time, the option of seven seats on petrol models.

The chassis is also the most sophisticated ever created for a CR-V, and ensures the car delivers an engaging driving experience with exemplary ride comfort, as well as genuine off-road capability.

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Winter Driving

Friday, 2 March 2018 at 11.03am

Driving in Winter

Driving in the winter is very different than in other times of the year. Adverse weather and longer periods of darkness makes driving more hazardous. Sometimes conditions can be extreme, as we have found out over recent winters, with prolonged periods of heavy snow and floods.

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Honda Jazz driving into the sun

Treat your car to a Spring Health Check!

Your Honda has brought you safely through the Winter and now with the new warmer weather comes Spring-cleaning time.

Our technicians know your Honda better than anyone, as well as having the latest facilities and equipment to care for your car, and with our links to the factory we can also ensure that your car is up-to-date on all the latest recalls and maintenance actions from Honda. Better still, we can carry out this work while you wait in our customer lounge whilst enjoying free hot drinks and WiFi.

Your Spring Check includes:

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NFDA Drive My Career Kicks In!

Thursday, 8 February 2018 at 8.00am

Drive My Career logo

Drive My Career is the new initiative powered by the National Franchised Dealers Association (NFDA) which aims to help franchised automotive retailers increase their visibility as employers and reach out to young jobseekers.

Drive My Career will proactively target young talents whose interests and skills suit the employment opportunities offered in the industry. The website will advertise the 'hottest jobs' available and across the different sectors alongside a career map showing where a specific a career path can lead to (see Sectors).

Jobseekers will be able to search for career opportunities by postcode and then visit the career page of a specific dealer group or get in touch directly with them.

The website will also showcase success stories of people who already work in the industry, in this way dealer groups will be able to promote the whole industry as well as their own business.

Sue Robinson, NFDA Director, said:

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Honda Breakdown Assistance App

Friday, 2 February 2018 at 9.24am

The Honda Breakdown Assistance App

Stuck in the middle of nowhere with a broken-down car? There’s an app for that.

The Honda Breakdown Assistance app gives you quick and easy access to the Honda Breakdown Service. If you find yourself stuck by the roadside, the app will help us to reach you quickly.

What do you get with the app?

  • Hondacare Assistance - the app finds your exact location on a street level map. Information about your location is sent to Honda when you call, helping us to locate you quickly.
  • AA Roadwatch - avoid delays to your journey with live updates on traffic and roadworks. Updates are shown on a detailed street level map.
  • My Reminders - store important dates for your vehicle, like service and MOT dates.

Get the app now

Click on the link for your phone's operating system:

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2018 Honda Jazz

Wednesday, 31 January 2018 at 9.42am

The Honda Jazz 1.5 i-VTEC Sport

A unique blend of versatility, refinement and technology

  • Unrivalled interior space and outstanding versatility
  • New powerful and efficient 1.5 i-VTEC petrol engine
  • Bold, sporty exterior design and new Sport grade
  • Lightweight, rigid chassis delivers a dynamic driving experience
  • Comprehensive suite of advanced safety features

The 2018 Honda Jazz, the latest version of the practical and popular sub-compact hatchback, retains a unique blend of space, versatility, refinement and technology.

While the new model retains the classic Jazz silhouette, it exhibits distinctive sporty styling upgrades, including a bold new 'family face', strong character lines, and the addition of a new Sport grade.

The Jazz follows Honda's 'man maximum, machine minimum' design concept. This concept aims to achieve a compact yet highly-efficient package through maximising the space for occupants, while minimising the space utilised by the car.

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The British built Honda Civic Type R has won the coveted What Car? Hot Hatch of the Year.

Honda Civic Type R Wins What Car? Hot Hatch of the Year

  • Civic Type R excels with yet another Hot Hatch of the Year award
  • Made in Swindon, the new Civic Type R is British built and exported world wide

The British built Honda Civic Type R has won the coveted What Car? Hot Hatch of the Year.

First unveiled as a surprise entry prototype at the Paris Motor Show at the end of September 2016, the mass production version Civic Type R went on sale last summer.

Available for under £300 a month, the Civic Type R has a top speed of 169mph and can do the 0-62mph sprint in just 5.7 seconds. The power comes from the 2.0-litre VTEC TURBO engine that has been optimised and refined to produce 320 PS with peak torque of 400 Nm.

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Honda Civic 1.5 VTEC Turbo Sport Plus Static

The Honda Civic has been victorious in the Lower Medium category of Company Car Today's inaugural CCT100 Awards.

The inaugural Company Car Today CCT100 Awards spotlight the top company car choices and give fleets the best options for their business car operations.

The CCT100 Awards is a new event in the fleet calendar, and as the only product-focused awards in the industry, they provide the opportunity to inform fleets by highlighting the best new cars for their every need. The CCT100 set out the 100 cars to suit any fleet requirement, anointing the best in class across 20 categories.

The award winners are decided from a shortlist of five, with the winners demonstrating strength across 12 characteristics important to company car operators and drivers, including emissions, running costs, price, performance and desirability.

The Honda Civic triumphed in a fiercely competitive group which included the Ford Focus, Hyundai Ioniq, Skoda Octavia and the VW Golf.

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