Archive for the ‘Used Cars’ Category

How many seats are in a sedan?

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019
Two child hands hold a tiny blue toy sedan cradled in the palms.

Sedan Seating Capacity and Interior Space

Most of us have a vague mental image of what a sedan is. We can usually identify it when we see it. But when it comes down to the particulars, it can be hard to precisely elucidate them.

One of these details involves interior capacity; specifically, seats. How many seats are in a sedan? (more…)

Where can I find pre-owned Honda vehicles near Austin, TX?

Thursday, May 16th, 2019
Red 2019 Honda CR-V drives along a mountain road with a blue lake beneath it. Exterior front/side angled view.

Used Honda with Financing in the Austin, TX area

Honda vehicles are known for their reliability, strong performance, cutting-edge technology, and all-around excellent craftsmanship. Because of their well-made nature, they make great candidates for a used purchase. So where is the best place to get pre-owned Honda vehicles in the Austin, TX area? (more…)

What are the benefits and drawbacks of owning multiple vehicles?

Friday, April 26th, 2019
Many cars drive along a highway at night through a city. One can't help but wonder: "How many of those drivers own more than one car?"

If you’ve already got one vehicle in the garage, you may be wondering what it’s going to mean to get another. What will be the benefits of such a choice, and what will be detrimental? Let’s take a look at the positives and negatives of owning more than one vehicle. (more…)

Where can I find used SUVs in the Austin TX area?

Friday, March 22nd, 2019
Red 2016 Ford Expedition drives down a desert highway.

Used SUVs for sale in-and-around Austin, Texas

If you’re looking for pre-owned SUV vehicles with great pricing and financing options near Austin, we have great news for you: here at Third Coast Auto Group we aim to provide exactly those things. (more…)

Tips for Buying Your First Car

Thursday, February 28th, 2019
Young man in background out of focus is looking at a car.

What to Think About When Buying Your First Vehicle

After graduating high school or college, you’ll likely feel the need for a vehicle to navigate your passage into the world of adulthood. Whether you’re continuing your education or starting a job, having a car is in many cases essential in American society. Buying your first car can feel overwhelming, so we’ve put together a list of things to think about to make this process a little easier and help you find the vehicle that’s perfect for your needs. (more…)

What should you look for when buying a used car?

Monday, February 18th, 2019
Car salesman assisting couple in buying a car.

Used Vehicle Buying Guide

It can be hard to know where to start when shopping for a used vehicle. With this guide, we give you some tips that will hopefully shed some light on what your process should be to ensure you end up with the perfect ride. (more…)

Is Buying a Used Car a Good Idea?

Sunday, January 27th, 2019
Should you buy a new or used car?

The Benefits of Buying Used

In the past, buying a used car was associated with a certain amount of risk. There’s a reason some people referred to it as, “buying someone else’s problems.” But is that still the case today? (more…)

Available Used Truck Models with Financing in Austin TX

Monday, January 21st, 2019
A Certified Pre-Owned Dodge Ram with the Ram logo in the lower-right corner.

What Truck Models Do We Have in our Inventory?

We like our trucks here in Texas, and we decided it was time to highlight some of the great pickup models we currently have in our inventory here at Third Coast Auto Group in Austin. We offer great prices and financing options on all these vehicles to help make owning your dream vehicle a reality. We’ve already told you about our used Ford F-150, so here we’re going to look at some of our other trucks.  (more…)

Car accessories that can make good Christmas presents

Tuesday, December 11th, 2018
woman in a red car with her head out the window

Christmas is right around the corner, which means that the shopping frenzy is in full swing. Do you have the gifts you need for the important people in your life? If the person who has everything also has a car, truck or crossover, then you still have options for a great gift. The best Christmas gifts for people with older cars may not always be the most romantic, but they made be practical and very welcome. Here are some of our ideas below. (more…)

How can you tell if a car has been in a wreck and been repaired?

Thursday, September 13th, 2018
man looking under the hood of a car

Maybe it seems too good to be true: a beautiful used car, at the right price. The only trick is, you don’t have access to a vehicle history, and you don’t know for sure why the asking price is so low. How can you tell if a car has been in a wreck and been repaired? Here are a few signs of a past car accident on a used car that you can check yourself. Remember, many cars can be repaired after an accident and be a great value, but as a car buyer you should be informed of that before you sign on the dotted line. (more…)