Looking for the Best Easter Egg Hunts? Check Out These Austin Options

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community, Tips and Tricks on Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 3:35 PM
Easter Egg Hunts 2017 in Austin TX

We are flying into April, and with it the Easter candy is appearing on the shelves and we may be thinking about the upcoming holiday. The Easter season is a great time to get together with family, and one of the most fun activities for kids is an Easter egg hunt. While these can be a lot of fun to host at home, if you want to avoid the preparation and clean-up and have a lot of fun, there are plenty of Easter Egg Hunts 2017 in Austin TX. Keep reading to see some of our top picks. Read the rest of this entry »

How many miles can you drive on empty?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Thursday, March 16th, 2017 at 10:24 PM
How far can you drive after the gas light turns on?

If you have ever been getting low on gas you probably have experience worry about whether or not your “Get Gas!” light will go on. Or, if you have been driving and the light has activated on your dashboard maybe you have had a minor panic wondering if you are going to get stranded at the side of the road without enough fuel to get to the next station. In reality, there is more wiggle room than you might expect even once that light goes on. How far can you drive after the gas light turns on? See how many miles “empty” really means below. Read the rest of this entry »

St. Patrick’s Day Around Austin TX

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community on Monday, March 6th, 2017 at 5:50 PM
St. Patrick's Day 2017 Parties Around Austin TX

We’re almost to March 17, and that means it’s time to start preparing to celebrated St. Patrick’s Day. Whether you are an individual or a family looking to have fun this holiday, we have some great suggestions for St. Patrick’s Day 2017 parties around Austin TX. Just keep reading to learn more! Read the rest of this entry »

Three documents you should always have in your car

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Friday, March 3rd, 2017 at 10:12 PM
What paperwork should you keep in your car?

When it comes to car ownership there are a lot of questions to keep in mind, from things as simple as the difference between a crossover and an SUV, to how to help your car handle the heat. One important thing to keep in mind is what paperwork should you keep in your car. There are three things you should have on hand. Whether you are in an accident, or want to be able to trade in your vehicle and purchase a newer one, these things can be very important to find quickly. Read the rest of this entry »

What to do if you see a car accident

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Thursday, March 2nd, 2017 at 4:18 PM
Do you have to help if you see an accident?

While here at Third Coast Auto Group we hope that everyone is staying safe on the road, sometimes that just isn’t possible. Someday you may end up in a collision, or maybe you will be a witness to an accident. Do you have to help if you see an accident? Here are some things to keep in mind before jumping out of the car to help in a vehicle collision. Read the rest of this entry »

How is a crossover different from an SUV?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 9:47 PM
How is a crossover different from an SUV?

Many times the words “crossover” and “SUV” are used interchangeably to describe similar vehicles. This can cause some confusion among people searching for a vehicle that are unsure which class it belongs in. So how is a crossover different from an SUV? Read the rest of this entry »

How will the Texas heat affect your car?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Thursday, February 9th, 2017 at 10:19 PM
Ways to prepare your car for hot weather

Ways to prepare your car for hot weather

The hot Texas weather can have a variety of effects on your car, sometimes in ways that can be damaging. To help your car survive the heat, try out these ways to prepare your car for hot weather. The hot weather can affect your car in many unexpected ways, and proper preparation is important. Read the rest of this entry »

Get out and enjoy some racing action near Austin TX

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community on Tuesday, February 7th, 2017 at 9:50 PM
Race tracks near Austin TX

Race tracks near Austin TX

Austin is a city with a strong motor sports scene. There are many places to check out some high-speed action. If you would like to check out some competitive action, check out one of these race tracks near Austin TX. Read the rest of this entry »

Should I buy a car from a brand that no longer exists?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks, Used Cars on Monday, February 6th, 2017 at 5:43 PM
Should I buy a car from a brand that no longer exists?

In recent years, many car brands have gone the way of the dinosaur and the passenger pigeon. New cars from brands like Pontiac, Mercury and Saturn might not be rolling off production lines anymore, but many of these name plates can still be found out on our roads, and in the inventories of used car dealerships. This might lead to many car shoppers wondering, “Should I buy a car from a brand that no longer exists?” Read the rest of this entry »

We make financing easy at Third Coast Auto

By blogsadmin | Posted in Finance, Tips and Tricks on Monday, February 6th, 2017 at 4:19 PM
Ways to make financing payments at Third Coast Auto Group

Ways to make financing payments at Third Coast Auto Group

Third Coast Auto Group is committed to making financing easy for our customers. Anyone who has purchased a car from us knows we offer a wide variety of affordable cars with easy in-house financing. But did you know that there are multiple ways to make financing payments at Third Coast Auto Group? Read the rest of this entry »