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Kelly Ford and Kelly Honda Named Auto News Best Place To Work 2018

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Congratulations to our Kelly Ford and Kelly Honda dealerships for being named 2018 Automotive News Best Dealerships To Work For.

Being named as an Automotive News Best Dealership To Work For is one of the top honors any dealership can receive in the automotive community.

This is Kelly Ford's first time making the Automotive News best dealerships listing. Kelly Honda, in addition to this year, has been named as a top dealer to work for by Auto News four times over the past six years (2013, 2016, 2017).

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The 2019 INFINITI QX80 Limited: What Makes the SUV So Special

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The 2019 INFINITI QX80 shown in Champagne Quartz. Photo Credit INFINITI

If you are the kind of person who believes bigger is better, the 2019 INFINITI QX80 is the SUV for you.

The full-sized SUV first arrived in special-edition form at the 2018 New York Auto Show. The special-edition, known as the QX80 Limited comes with an impressive dose of features, including upgrades to its interior and exterior.

First, we will go into discussing the interior and its features. INFINITI InTouch Services provides you with a whole suite of safety, security and innovative convenience features such as...

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All About the 2019 Honda Ridgeline-The All Purpose Pickup Truck

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The 2019 Honda Ridgeline in Lunar Silver

If you are looking for the conventional idea of what a pickup truck should look like, look no further than the Honda Ridgeline.

First, we will get down to the basics. The Ridgeline comes in five trims: the RT, sport, RTL, RLT-T, and RTL-E. The base model, the RT starts at $29,990 and the highest trim, the RTL-E starts at $41,920.

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Honda Awarded Best SUV Brand for 2018

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Shown here are the Pilot, CR-V and HR-V. Photo Credit Honda

If you needed another reason to love Honda SUVs, we just gave you one.

U.S. News & World Report has awarded Honda with Best SUV Brand of 2018. The SUV lineup consists of the Pilot, CR-V and HR-V.

According to Motor Trend, the CR-V model has been named Motor Trend SUV of the Year. Within the award's 20-year history, this is the second time the CR-V has taken home this award. 

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Why You Should Pick The 2019 INFINITI QX50 Over Its Competitors

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The 2019 QX50 shown in Graphite Shadow. Photo Credit INFINITI

When you are in the market for a new SUV, you will often find yourself debating between a couple of different brands. Questions such as gas mileage, safety, and of course price will all come to mind.

Starting at $36,550, the 2019 QX50 blows its competitors out of the water in several different areas. The QX50 has the highest fuel economy (for city/highway) than the Audi Q5, Acura RDX, and the Lexus NX 300. You will also find that the QX50 comes with a Variable Compression Turbo Engine…

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Five Reasons Why You Should Buy The New 2019 Jeep Cherokee

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There are several different reasons why people choose to drive a Jeep. Whether it is safety features, cargo space, or just the overall appeal, everyone has their own deciding factor.

The new 2019 Jeep Cherokee comes with many new and updated features, many of which attract loyal Jeep customers. Here are a list of reasons why you should purchase the 2019 model:

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The 2019 Honda Pilot is a Modern SUV for a Modern Family

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There is a reason that Honda refers to the Pilot as 'The Modern Family SUV'...

Not only does the new 2019 Honda Pilot stick to its family-friendly roots, it has upgraded several of its technology.

The 2019 Pilot puts a lot of focus on its new tech gadgets such as its upgraded infotainment interface. Along with an improved display system, the Pilot makes it easy to communicate with rear-seat passengers using the available CabinTalk in-car PA system. While the feature is new in the 2019 Pilot, the technology has been borrowed from the Honda Odyssey…

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Nissan Releases 2019 Sentra Pricing and Features

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Nissan has announced the pricing for the new 2019 Sentra, which is expected to hit dealerships nationwide this Fall.

Pricing for the popular sedan will start at $18,480 and go up to $25,840. While the 2019 model has many of the same features as its predecessor, the newest version comes with additional features such as Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and NissanConnect. 

On top of the enhanced tech features, the 2019 Sentra will also offer a new trim: the SV Special Edition Package...

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Servicing Your Vehicle at Kelly Honda: The Overall Experience You Deserve

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Our service team at Kelly Honda in Lynn, MA
One of the many things we pride ourselves in here at Kelly Honda is delivering excellent customer service. Whether you're buying a car or getting service done, we want the best experience for our customers.

The Kelly Honda service center in Lynn, MA offers a wide variety of services that are meant to be convenient and most importantly, stress-free.
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Pricing Revealed For The New 2019 Ford Ranger

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Ford truck enthusiasts: you are in for a treat....

The Ford Ranger truck will be making its return to the U.S after 7 years. Ford has announced the pricing for the 2019 model. The midsize pickup truck will start at $25,395 for the base model (4x2 SuperCab XL) and go up to $39,480 for its highest trim (Lariat 4x4 SuperCrew).

According to Autoblog, there will be a total of nine trim levels: XL Chrome, STX, XLT, XLT Chrome, XLT Sport, Lariat, Lariat Chrome, and Lariat Sport.

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Kelly Ford Receives “Partners In Quality” Award From Ford

Kelly Ford Wins Partners In Quality Award From Ford Motor Company

The “Partners In Quality” award from Ford Motor Company is one of the highest honors a Ford dealership can receive. It is an award given by Ford Credit to dealers who exhibit top customer satisfaction and loyalty.

Kelly Ford in Beverly, MA is proud to be named as a “Partners In Quality” award winning dealership. It is a great testament to the culture created at Kelly Ford by Kelly Auto Group President Brian Kelly and Chief Operating Officer Brian Heney.
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2018 Nissan Kicks Safety, Size, Specs and More

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The 2018 Nissan Kicks is certainly worth getting a 'kick' out of.

Nissan has come out with its newest addition to the fast-growing compact crossover market. Along with the Rogue and Rogue Sport, the Kicks is the sixth member of the Nissan crossover and SUV lineup.

The Kicks comes with several noteworthy...

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Kelly Honda Named Council of Excellence Award Winner for 2018

Kelly Honda 2018 Council of Excellence Award Winner

Congratulations to Kelly Honda in Lynn, MA for receiving the Council of Excellence Award for 2018.

Every year, Honda Financial Services (HFS) recognizes a small group of Honda dealerships across the country. In order to be called a Honda Council of Excellence member, each Honda dealer must demonstrate the highest levels of customer service and financial expertise.

This is the fourth time Kelly Honda has been recognized as a Council of Excellence award winner, and the second consecutive year. From all of us at Kelly Automotive Group, congratulations on all your hard work!


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Ford Receives Best Score Yet In 2018 J.D. Power Initial Quality Report

Ford Ranks Second Amongst All Automakers In 2018 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study

Ford Motor Company has received their best-ever rating in J.D. Power's annual Initial Quality Study, continuing to improve their scores each year.

Among all automakers, Ford ranked second in the industry with major improvements coming in the form of advanced audio, connectivity, entertainment, and navigation technologies.

It is the fifth consecutive year Ford has improved on their quality ratings. In total, Ford and Lincoln earned five quality segment awards which was more than any other automaker.
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Kelly Automotive Group Proudly Sponsors The 2018 Essex Tech Auto Expo

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Kelly Auto Group President Brian Kelly (top) brought his vintage 1957 Chevy Bel Air to the 2018 Essex Tech Auto Expo held in Danvers, MA
Kelly Automotive Group President Brian Kelly was once again on-hand to experience this year's Essex Tech Auto Expo held at Essex Technical High School in Danvers, Massachusetts.

It is the second consecutive year that Kelly Auto has sponsored this event, which benefits the Auto Expo Tool Scholarship. Each year, Essex Tech names two graduating Seniors, one from Collision Repair and one from Automotive Technology, to receive $500 that will be used on...
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Kelly Jeep Chrysler Named Customer 1st Award Winner For 2018

Kelly Jeep Chrysler Customer First Award For Excellence 2018

For the third consecutive year, Kelly Jeep – Chrysler on Route 1 North in Lynnfield, MA has been named to Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' (FCA) Customer First Award For Excellence.

The Customer First Award program was started in October 2015 in an effort to improve customer satisfaction. Each of FCA's 2,600 Jeep, Dodge, Ram, Fiat, and Chrysler dealerships are eligible to win the award, which encompasses five key areas: Facility Certification, Performance Measures, Training Certification, Employee Surveys, and Process Validation.
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Kelly Automotive Group Purchases Clark Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram in Methuen

Kelly Automotive Group acquires Clark Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram
(Shown in photo from left to right: Vice President of Kelly Jeep Chrysler Dodge Ram Brian R. Kelly, President of Kelly Automotive Group Brian D. Kelly, President of Clark Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Thomas Barenboim and Chief Operating Officer of Kelly Automotive Group Brian Heney)

The Kelly Automotive Group recently purchased the Clark Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram dealership in Methuen, MA.

The Kelly Family has been operating north of Boston for the last 53 years and has an impeccable reputation for their level of care and service. Brian Kelly now represents 18 brands and continues to look for...
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Kelly Honda Named 2017 Council of Excellence Award Winner

Kelly Honda Named 2017 Council of Excellence Award Winner
Congratulations to Kelly Honda in Lynn, MA for being named as a 2017 Council of Excellence winner for 2017.

Honda Financial Services each year recognizes a small group of Honda dealerships across the country for their outstanding achievements during the year. To be called a Honda Council of Excellence member, each Honda dealer must have demonstrated the highest levels of customer service and financial expertise.
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Auto News Top 150 Dealership Groups In The United States: Kelly Automotive Group Makes Top 100 Dealers List

Kelly Auto Top 150 Dealership Groups in U.S. 2017

Kelly Automotive Group has again been named to Automotive News' prestigious list of Top 150 Dealership Groups in the U.S. based in terms of unit sales of new vehicles in 2017.

Kelly Auto Group has continued to grow to having 18 brands and 10 locations in Massachusetts. It is the third consecutive year Kelly Auto has made the top 100 in Automotive News' dealer rankings, and fourth consecutive year they have climbed in the rankings.
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Nissan Reveals New Aggressively Styled, All-Wheel Drive Altima For 2019

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Nissan is giving their fans a completely new Altima for 2019 with some additional goodies

U.S. cold-weather car enthusiasts received some great news from automaker Nissan at the New York International Auto Show today – the new 2019 Nissan Altima will be available as an all-wheel drive (AWD) sedan starting in fall 2018.

Making its debut in New York, the Altima sports a brand new look that is more appealing than the previous iteration, but those who live in snowy regions of the country have always preferred AWD models, namely SUVs. Nissan says no more.
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Consumer Reports Names New Ford F-150 As Their 2018 Top Pick For Full-Sized Pickups

2018 Ford F150 Truck | Kelly Ford in Beverly, MA

Consumer Reports (CR) released their 10 Top Picks of 2018 highlighting the best cars of the year, and their choice when it comes to full-sized pickup trucks is the 2018 Ford F-150.

The Ford F-150 has been the standard by which all trucks are measured in the U.S. for many years. In fact, it's continued it's run as the best-selling truck in America for more than 40 years. So how does Ford continue to make trucks loved by so many consumers?
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INFINITI Named Top Automaker In 2018 J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction Index

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J.D. Power, a leading global market research company dedicated to providing insights about customer satisfaction throughout many industries, has named INFINITI to it's top automaker spot in their 2018 Customer Service Index (CSI) Study.

The CSI study measured scores in five service-related areas to determine which automakers are providing the best customer satisfaction at their respective dealerships. These areas are service advisor, vehicle pick-up, service facility, service quality and service initiation.

INFINITI earned a CSI score of...
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Kelly Nissan of Lynnfield Named To Nissan's Top 50 Certified Pre-Owned Dealers List In U.S.

Kelly Nissan of Lynnfield - Your Nissan CPO Headquarters!

Congratulations to Kelly Nissan of Lynnfield for being named a Nissan Top 50 Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) dealer in the U.S for 2017.

Nissan sold more than 200,000 CPO vehicles in 2017, highlighting the quality and reliability found within the automaker's certified inventory. U.S. News and World Report also recently listed Nissan as one of the manufacturers on their best used car financing deals.

Nissan is offering...
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Ten Kelly Deals You'll Fall In Love With This Valentines Day

10 Kelly Deals You'll Fall In Love With This Valentine's Day

Love is flowing in the air this Valentine's Day. And whether or not you're celebrating with someone special or by yourself, these ten deals available at our Kelly Auto Group dealers in Massachusetts will surely get the goosebumps going.

2018 Honda Fit Sport Hatchback

1) 2018 Honda Fit Sport Hatch – Available at Kelly Honda in Lynn, MA

The 2018 Honda Fit Sport Hatchback starts at $19,175, and comes with great features like Bluetooth, Backup Camera, Keyless Entry, Steering Wheel Audio Controls, and  more. It offers 36 MPG on the highway and 31 MPG in the city, so you'll have an efficient…
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