Archive for April, 2018

New fuel standards could be coming to a gas station near you

Friday, April 20th, 2018
A stock photo of a gas pump showing the different types of fuel available.

Is regular grade gasoline going to get more octane?

Most new vehicles for sale or lease at the Gorman McCracken Mazda showroom recommend using regular grade gas. In fact, unless you have a higher-performance vehicle, there is really very little reason to choose premium fuel and absorb its higher cost. A brief blurb on the Road & Track Blog says that lobbyists working for the automotive industry are trying to convince the government to change the standards regarding regular gas. So, is regular grade gasoline going to get more octane? That possibility is certainly on the table; but what will that mean to you as a vehicle-owner? Let’s take a look together. (more…)

Gorman McCracken Mazda gives you a heads up on what experts thinks about the new Mazda6

Monday, April 16th, 2018
A rear left quarter view of the 2019 Mazda6 parked in front of a building.

New review videos for the 2018 Mazda6

The actual launch or on-sale date for the 2018 Mazda6 is quickly approaching. However, with all of the changes and updates to the popular sedan, time seems to be passing slowly like we’re kids waiting to open presents on Christmas Day. Since the new Mazda6 was fully revealed to the public at the Los Angeles Auto Show, customers have been clamoring for more information. The Mazda product experts at Gorman McCracken have been doing their best to collect as many assets as they can. Just a few days ago the manufacturer has released a few new review videos for the 2018 Mazda6 from some of the most trusted names in the industry. We want people to be prepared with the best possible information before they arrive at our showroom. Take a look at these videos and let us know if you’d like to have the new Mazda6 in your driveway. (more…)

Don’t keep making the same mistake, plan Mother’s Day right this year

Wednesday, April 11th, 2018
A stock photo of Mother's Day flowers and a gift on a table.

Who serves Mother’s Day brunch near Longview, TX?

Is there a bigger feeling of guilt than forgetting Mother’s Day? It’s May 12 this year by the way. You can get ahead of the game this time around by giving yourself plenty of time to make plans. Taking Mom out to eat is a great start to the day. If you need to know who serves Mother’s Day brunch near Longview, TX, Gorman McCracken Mazda took a straw poll around the dealership to find out the best places. It’s pretty likely that any brunch restaurant is going to be pretty busy on Mother’s Day. Make sure you call ahead to set up a reservation or to make sure they will be able to accommodate your party. (more…)

Mazda introduces new CX-3 model at New York Auto Show

Thursday, April 5th, 2018

When is the release date for the 2019 Mazda CX-3?

Mazda took advantage of the bright lights provided by the New York International Auto Show to introduce the revised design of the 2019 Mazda CX-3. Subcompact crossover SUVs, like the CX-3, represent one of the most popular classes of vehicle on the road today. When the new Mazda crossover SUV arrives at dealerships like Gorman McCracken Mazda, customers are going to be getting a unique experience within this competitive segment of the automotive industry. So, when is the release date for the 2019 Mazda CX-3? The automaker unveiled the new CX-3 just a couple of weeks ago and doesn’t appear to be forcing excited customers to wait very long. Mazda doesn’t have an exact launch date for the 2019 CX-3, but it will be during spring 2018. (more…)