How to treat mom for Mother’s Day 2018

By blogsadmin | Posted in Local Events on Tuesday, April 17th, 2018 at 2:05 PM
Collage of pancakes, woman sipping cup and orange juice

2018 Mother’s Day Brunches Longview TX

In the Longview, TX area, there’s never exactly a wrong time to head out for a weekend brunch, but there is one day when you shouldn’t miss it. Mother’s Day only comes once a year, so it only seems right to make an event out of it. Celebrate mom this holiday season with one of these great 2018 brunches. Read the rest of this entry »

Volkswagen announces official trims and pricing for the 2019 Jetta

By blogsadmin | Posted in Volkswagen Jetta on Monday, April 9th, 2018 at 9:08 PM
2019 Jetta side profile

2019 Volkswagen Jetta S price

It’s one thing to list a host of appealing features and power options for a vehicle, but it all means nothing if it’s not within your price range. This is what makes the next generation of the Volkswagen Jetta exciting. The compact segment remains highly competitive not only because it’s a practical and efficient one, but because of the low starting price. Which begs the question: What’s the MSRP for the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta S? Read the rest of this entry »

2018 VW Golf GTI offers a standard performance boost

By blogsadmin | Posted in Volkswagen Golf GTI on Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018 at 6:42 PM
Front end of the 2018 VW Golf GTI

2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI performance specs

For a few years, the Volkswagen Golf GTI offered a performance package that boosted the horsepower from 210hp to 220. It also had a variety of upgraded features, naturally, since it was a package deal. Volkswagen is cutting the ties with this old model and offering a standard performance boost to the 2018 VW Golf GTI. Today, we’re looking at what you can expect for standard performance specs and features. Read the rest of this entry »

VW introduces a new production SUV: Atlas Cross Sport

By blogsadmin | Posted in Volkswagen Atlas on Thursday, March 29th, 2018 at 5:54 PM
VW Atlas Cross Sport rear end

What did Volkswagen bring to NYIAS 2018?

Volkswagen has built a name for itself as a brand that builds compact, premium vehicles that compete against economy options. It has built a large following of loyal customers because of the quality feel, unique appearances or sporty driving dynamics. Up until 2018, VW wasn’t present in most of the larger segments. Seeing the brand’s display at NYIAS 2018, this could change. So, what did Volkswagen bring? Read the rest of this entry »

VW might be discontinuing the Beetle

By blogsadmin | Posted in Volkswagen Beetle on Wednesday, March 21st, 2018 at 4:52 PM
Red and gray 2018 Volkswagen Beetle models parked in parking lot

Volkswagen Beetle Discontinued after 2018

It’s happening once again. No, a discontinuation of the Beetle won’t be a first. You’ll recall that the classic Type 1, though it remained in production until 2003, was discontinued for our market after 1976. It wasn’t until the 1998 model year that the Beetle returned in the form of the whimsical, some might even say cute, New Beetle. The current 2018 model year Volkswagen Beetle might be considered the third generation, but the head of research and development at VW seems to think that’s a long enough lifespan. Is the Beetle officially being discontinued for the second time? Read the rest of this entry »

Deals are blossoming at Gorman McCracken VW

By blogsadmin | Posted in Sales & Incentives on Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 at 2:18 PM
Volkswagen Smile It's Spring banner with Atlas and Tiguan

Smile it’s Spring sales event Longview TX

What would you do with $7,000 savings? You could easily pay for the vacation or road trip you’ve been dreaming about. Here at Gorman McCracken Volkswagen of Longview, TX, the Smile it’s Spring, or Sm;)e it’s Spring, event has launched and you could save up to $7k off select models. Read the rest of this entry »

VW unveils a new potentially self-driving sedan

By blogsadmin | Posted in Concepts, Volkswagen I.D. on Thursday, March 8th, 2018 at 7:29 PM
Volkswagen I.D. VIZZION Concept design image

What is the Volkswagen I.D. VIZZION Concept?

It should be obvious by now that the future of the automotive world is one that places you out of the driver’s seat. Because there will be no driver’s seat. Instead, you can think of your vehicle as your personal chauffeur, except you only pay for the electricity it takes to charge it up. Volkswagen is at the forefront of the effort to bring the EV and autonomous world to the future, and one such example of what the brand pictures it the I.D. VIZZION, which was just shown at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show. So what is it and why should you be excited? Read the rest of this entry »

How to open the trunk on the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon

By blogsadmin | Posted in Volkswagen Arteon on Wednesday, February 14th, 2018 at 3:15 PM
Collage of Volkswagen Arteon back hatch images

The 2019 Volkswagen Arteon will utilize a sporty new fastback body style that maximizes storage space and adds to the versatility of the new car. The Arteon pairs this versatile body style with an impressive collection of comfort, technology and safety features and a sporty and powerful engine. The fastback hatch of the Arteon can be opened easily to provide access to the storage area. Take a look at the video below to learn how to open the trunk on the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon. Read the rest of this entry »

VW Arteon Chicago Auto Show Reveal

By blogsadmin | Posted in New Models, Volkswagen Arteon on Thursday, February 8th, 2018 at 9:04 PM
2019 Volkswagen Arteon exterior collage

2019 Volkswagen Arteon Engine and Performance Features

The new Volkswagen Arteon will be making its debut for the 2019 model year. This impressive new car has been revealed at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show. The Arteon is set to take its place as the flagship of the Volkswagen car lineup. This new fastback is set to deliver both comfort and driving fun. All of this starts with the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon engine and performance features. Read the rest of this entry »

How many trim levels are offered on the new Atlas?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Technology, Volkswagen Atlas on Tuesday, February 6th, 2018 at 9:24 PM
2018 Volkswagen Atlas exterior yellow on road

2018 Volkswagen Atlas Trim Levels and Features

The Atlas is the newest entry into the Volkswagen lineup. This three-row SUV brings impressive capabilities to the Volkswagen roster of vehicles. Volkswagen will be offering the new Atlas in multiple models. The 2018 Volkswagen Atlas trim levels and features give consumers a variety of options to choose from. Read the rest of this entry »