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2017 Honda CR-V vs. Toyota RAV4: A Side-By-Side Comparison

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Crossover SUVs have become the most popular and competitive vehicles in the automotive industry. They’ve gained their dominant position in the market because of their utility, efficiency, and safety ratings, making them exquisite family-centric vehicles. Let’s a closer look at what separates the two top contenders in the class: the 2017 CR-V and rival Toyota RAV4. Which is the best SUV for your money? Which is the safest? Which will have you yearning to take that next road trip?  

Honda’s State-of-the-Art Design vs Toyota’s Refresh  

The 2017 Honda CR-V was completely redesigned from the ground up…

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2017’s Best Fall Events near Joplin, MO

You might think that all the fun has been squeezed out of Joplin now that summer is ending. But the fall season is one of the best times of the year in the Ozarks area! With tons of outdoor events, activities, festivals, and shows to entertain the masses, you’re certain to find something to do before winter strikes in 2017. So, don’t let your fall simmer when you can get to a full boil! Check out these fantastic autumn events near Joplin and Carthage, MO.

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51st Annual Maple Leaf Festival

Location: Various Places in…

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The 2018 Honda Accord: Updates, News & Release Date

While the mid-size sedan market has cooled off in recent years as automakers battle to build the newest, hottest crossover SUV, Honda has continued to do what it does best: Innovate. Now in its 10th iconic generation, the newly redesigned Honda Accord is setting its sights on reclaiming the “family car” market from small SUVs and all other rivals. Have you found yourself asking, "When is the 2018 Accord coming out?"  If so, read…

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Prepare for Adventure in the New 2018 Honda Odyssey

At Roper Honda, we’ve long been pining for the arrival of the 2018 Odyssey. With more roominess than most rivals and a heavy dose of modern tech to boot, the 2018 Honda Odyssey was always bound to be the year’s must-test vehicle of choice. And now that this minivan has found its way onto our showroom floor, our Honda dealers can’t wait to introduce it to you. Let’s discover why the all-new Odyssey is going to be your family’s match made in heaven.

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The New & Improved Odyssey

A stranger to excellence…

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Where to Watch Fourth of July Fireworks near Joplin MO

Although summer officially begins in June, we’d argue that the season doesn’t truly kick off until you’ve seen a Fourth of July fireworks show! If you live around Joplin, MO, you’ll find that the following 2017 July 4th festivities offer everything you and your family could ever want, including daytime activities and an evening fireworks display that should amaze even the most die-hard cynic.

So check out what’s going…

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A Look at the 2017 Honda Accord vs. the Toyota Camry

As two of the best-selling cars on the market, the 2017 Accord and Camry deserve lots of credit for the recent surge in sedan sales. Having wrestled away the spotlight from crossovers, both of these midsize cars are now battling each other for the right to be named the best of the best. In this Accord vs. Camry comparison, we’ll figure out which of these sedans is a breakout star, and which is a second-place finisher.

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The 2017 Accord. Photo: automobiles.honda.com

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Don't Let a Bad Road Trip Happen

You shouldn’t have to endure a bad road trip. They do happen to us though at unexpected times. Situations arise that are out of our control. Did you do everything possible to prepare for those bad situations? That's a question you might ask yourself before you walk out the door. There needs to be a minimum amount of preparation for every road trip...

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Wash Bucket Versus Rust Bucket

Washing your car is generally a rather pleasant thing to do. Some people feel that it interferes with their daily tasks, but actually, it should be considered a weekly pleasure. For, when you wash your car, you are helping to preserve the resale value of your vehicle, and you are taking pride in the investment you have made. If you do not regularly wash your car, it has the potential to develop rust over time. Bird droppings, sap, and mold can stain and eat through your paint, and can eventually even do harm to the undercarriage of your car...

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Competitors Beware: The 2017 Honda CR-V is Here to Stay

At Roper Honda, we’re naturally drawn to anything “Honda,” so it may not be a shock that we’re smitten with the newest 2017 CR-V. That said, our love for this superb SUV is justified. Redesigned and reinvigorated with life, the 2017 Honda CR-V is more than just a charming crossover—it’s a revelation. With more space, features, and style than the previous model, Honda’s CR-V has broken out of its shell and is in prime position to dominate the market for the foreseeable future.

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What’s New with the 2017 CR-V?

With its redesign, of course…

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