What should I know if I want to lease an Acura vehicle?
Among the most popular ways to take home a new Acura sedan or crossover SUV is to enter into a lease agreement with the help of Bill Gatton Acura. If you are new to this method of getting a new car, here are some things you should know if you want to lease an Acura vehicle. If a Bill Gatton Acura customer is considering a joining the millions of happy Acura leaseholders around the country, our financing experts have put together this handy guide aimed at answering preliminary questions and to help a potential lease customer ask the right questions when visiting our showroom. Read the rest of this entry »
Is Acura going to bring back the Type-S?
There is little doubt that the Acura NSX is an incredible piece of automotive engineering. However, it is not the first time Acura has produced a high-performance vehicle. Running from the late 90s through the 2008 model year, Type-S-branded Acura cars were quick and nimble coupes that drew a strong following among the automaker’s loyalists. It’s not uncommon for customers in the Bill Gatton Acura showroom to ask, ‘Is Acura going to bring back the Type-S?’ Thanks to some new information from our manufacturing partner, we can confidently say, yes, they are. It will be a little while before the new Type-S models appear at dealerships like Bill Gatton Acura, but this is what we know so far. Read the rest of this entry »
What will the new Acura RDX look like?
Luxury crossover SUVs like the Acura RDX have been quickly gaining in popularity over the last several model years. For the first time in nearly a decade, the automaker is sending one of its highest-profile vehicles through a complete redesign. So, what will the new Acura RDX look like? The first thing that needs to be pointed out is that the 2019 RDX will reflect the manufacturer’s new design and construction architecture. Additionally, once the 2019 Acura RDX finally debuts at dealerships like Bill Gatton Acura, a brand new trim grade, the A-Spec will be available. To help get people excited about the new RDX, the Bill Gatton Acura Blog is sharing some photos of the new Acura RDX prototype that was officially introduced at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Read the rest of this entry »
Where can I eat on Christmas Day near Johnson City, TN?
For one reason or another, you might be forced to venture out on Christmas Day to get lunch or dinner. The team at Bill Gatton Acura understands that people have crazy schedules and commitments, making a traditional Christmas experience unworkable. Our product experts have done some digging and found some places where you can eat on Christmas Day near Johnson City, TN. Plans and availability of these restaurants could change, be sure to call ahead to make sure they can accommodate you. Regardless of your plans for the next holiday, we hope you have a wonderful Christmas and a great start to your new year. Read the rest of this entry »
How do I know if my Acura transmission is bad?
It is no secret that the modern automobile is as much a moving computer as it is a mechanical machine. Each and every part and component under a vehicle’s hood or undercarriage is wildly more advanced that it would have been not that many years ago. Among the most important parts or systems is the vehicle’s transmission. Without it, there would be no way for the power made by the engine to get to the wheels to actually make the car, truck or crossover SUV move like it should. When a transmission fails it can be very costly to repair. To help you avoid this mechanical catastrophe, here is how you know if an Acura transmission is bad or in trouble. Read the rest of this entry »
How do I boost the resale value of my car?
Among the hard lessons, everyone has to learn during the cycle of ownership of an automobile, is that it’s going to lose value. The most a car, truck or crossover SUV is going to be worth is the millisecond before the first tire leaves a dealership’s property. While this may not be ideal, there is a lot you can do to boost the resale value of your car. Whether you choose to sell it yourself or trade it in to the professionals at Bill Gatton Acura, each of these will add dollars to your final price. If you have any questions along the way, please don’t hesitate to reach out to one of our sales professionals. Read the rest of this entry »
Deals for veterans around Johnson City, TN
With Veterans Day 2017 just a few days away, everyone at Bill Gatton Acura would like to extend every soldier, sailor, airman and Marine a heartfelt thank you. All of you brave men and women who choose to volunteer to put yourselves in harm’s way for the protection of our country is owed an unpayable debt. On Saturday (Nov. 11), several area businesses will be offering exclusive veterans-only deals, discounts and giveaways. We wanted to make sure that everyone who served gets what they deserve. One last time, thank you for your service from Bill Gatton Acura. Read the rest of this entry »
What is new for the 2018 Acura MDX?
Bill Gatton Acura is very pleased to have received our first 2018 Acura MDX delivery. The automaker has made a few notable improvements for the new model year including adding a new touchscreen interface that is reported to respond up to 30 percent faster than the previous version. Additionally, drivers and passengers will be able to use several of the most popular smartphone applications from today’s top developers with the upgraded infotainment system. If you’re still in the research phase of looking at the 2018 MDX, we have included some Acura-produced videos below to help get you started. If you have any questions or would like to schedule a test drive, contact a Bill Gatton Acura sales professional today. Read the rest of this entry »
Release date for the 2018 Acura ILX
Acura vehicles are routinely chosen by customers for offering an outstanding list of features, strong performance figures and overall affordability. With the coming release date for the 2018 Acura ILX getting closer every day, the entry-level luxury sedan is already offering customers of dealerships, like Bill Gatton Acura, something pretty special. For the new model year, the automaker is introducing a new trim, called the Special Edition, which will share a few elements with the A-Spec version as well as introduce a few pieces of equipment of its own. Anyone interested in taking a closer look at the newest addition to the ILX lineup should make an appointment with a Bill Gatton Acura sales professional today. Read the rest of this entry »
We are getting close to the end of September, and that means it’s time to enjoy traditional fall activities like corn mazes, pumpkin patches, hayrides and more. If you are looking for corn mazes and pumpkins near Johnson City TN, one of these great farms may be just the thing. Read the rest of this entry »