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Certified pre-owned GMC vehicles are excellent bargains

By emarketing | Posted in Used Vehicles on Wednesday, November 12th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
certified pre-owned GMC vehicles

Trucks like this one don’t come up very often as Certified pre-owned GMC.

Certified pre-owned GMC vehicles

Saying GMC pickup trucks and SUVs are “Professional Grade,” isn’t some kind of fancy advertising slogan that is carelessly bandied about. It is the idea that GMC builds some of the most capable and refined pickups and SUVs that are currently on the market today. Cavender Buick GMC West has the honor to work with these vehicles every day and when they come back to us as trade-ins, they end up being some of the most sought after certified pre-owned GMC SUVs that people actively shop for at our dealership. Obviously given the nature of how many GMC vehicles are used, not every vehicle will make it through the preliminary process. But the ones that do offer some of the most attractive benefits on the secondary automotive market. Read the rest of this entry »

New tech gadgets added to 2015 Yukon and Yukon XL

By emarketing | Posted in GMC Yukon on Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
what is new for the 2015 Yukon

Wireless cell phone charging means no more fighting with cords.

What is new for the 2015 GMC Yukon?

The 2015 Denali version of the new Yukon and Yukon XL have benefitted from a little bit of refreshing at this point in each vehicle’s lifecycle. A lot of vehicles go through this sort of thing, especially when they are among the first to be released for the new model year. So, what is new for the GMC Yukon, quite a bit actually. However, most of the changes are limited to the top Denali trim, as we vaguely alluded to earlier. All of the most recent improvements have come under the skin, as the exterior was already almost completely changed for the 2015 models. Read the rest of this entry »

The cargo bed of the 2015 Canyon maximizes versatility

By emarketing | Posted in GMC Canyon on Monday, November 10th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
cargo bed for the 2015 Canyon

Every dimension in the cargo bed for the 2015 Canyon is meant to enhance flexibility.

Cargo bed of the 2015 Canyon

Regardless of size, much of the capability of a pickup truck is determined by how the cargo bed can be used. If it is too long, it makes the truck unwieldy to drive; if it is too short, it makes the truck fairly useless. In order to appeal to as many uses and owners as possible the cargo bed of the 2015 Canyon comes in two different sizes and can be attached to a pair of different cabin styles. The ability to mix and match these two elements is what gives the 2015 GMC Canyon the kind of flexibility and capability a person would expect to find in a premium pickup truck. Read the rest of this entry »

Buick posts excellent scores with Consumer Reports

By emarketing | Posted in Dealer Information on Sunday, November 9th, 2014 at 2:38 PM
Consumer Reports scores for Buick

The 2015 Buick LaCrosse was one of the highest rated vehicles in the Buick lineup from Consumer Reports.

Consumer Reports Score for Buick

Since the first 2015 Buick models have been arriving to Cavender Buick GMC West, we have been touting their improvements and the overall aim of the Buick brand to appeal to a younger demographic. While it would be forgivable for you to think that when we are extolling the benefits of owning a new Buick vehicle, there is a more than a feeling of parental cheerleading to be had; we aren’t the only ones that think so. The Consumer Reports scores for Buick, as a whole, have been very impressive. An article published by the the opinion-making publication, placed Buick in the top 10 of all automakers, the only domestic brand to place so highly. Read the rest of this entry »

How does my Buick wifi work? This is how it works

By emarketing | Posted in Tips and tricks on Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 at 2:25 PM
how does my buick wifi work

Using the Buick wifi system you can play games and more while on the go.

How does Buick wifi work?

The 4G LTE wifi hotspot that is available on most of the Buick vehicles available at Cavender Buick GMC West is really one of the most important additions to the automotive world since the seatbelt. General Motors and Buick engineers have collaborated with telematics provider OnStar and leading wireless communications provider AT&T to develop the in-vehicle Buick wifi connectivity. Engineers started this project with the very attainable goal of enhancing user experiences across the board, regardless of device. Given the inundation of mobile technology, it was only a matter of time before someone thought to make a family of vehicle a mobile hotspot.

 
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Buick crossovers for sale in San Antonio, TX gain popularity

By emarketing | Posted in Buick Enclave, Buick Encore on Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 at 3:47 AM
Buick crossovers for sale in San Antonio, TX

The 2015 Buick Enclave is available at Cavender Buick GMC West.

Buick Crossovers for sale in San Antonio, TX

Cavender Buick GMC West is proud to be a local source for people to find out excellent stock of Buick crossovers for sale in San Antonio, TX. The Buick Enclave and Buick Encore play an important role in the redefinition of the Buick brand. Both vehicles are very capable in their own way and provide solutions for meeting the varying needs of a diverse group of Buick owners. While Buick was once best known for making some of the quietest and most comfortable to drive sedans on the market, the current stock of Buick crossovers have more than made their mark with the populous to show how tastes and attitudes continue to change. Read the rest of this entry »

2015 Buick Verano in San Antonio, TX will impress

By emarketing | Posted in Buick Verano on Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 11:11 AM
2015 Buick Verano in San Antonio, TX

The 2015 Buick Verano is one of the quietest and most technologically advanced cars in the Buick lineup.

2015 Buick Verano in San Antonio, TX

Buick sedans are known all over the world for being large and comfortable-to-drive sedans with nearly silent interiors. The 2015 Buick Verano in San Antonio, TX takes each of those traits and compresses them into a compact Buick sedan that defies convention by compromising on very little despite its slimmer profile. The 2015 Verano also breaks from the outdated vision Buick’s past by offering an impressive array of technology that has the ability to rival just about anything that would be in the same class from a European automaker. From the tires to the roof panel and from the headlights to the tail lights, the 2015 Buick Verano is built with a new demographic of buyers in mind. Read the rest of this entry »

Buick electronics bring multiple functions to drivers

By emarketing | Posted in Tips and tricks on Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 3:51 PM
Buick Electronics

The interface for the Buick intellilink system is very intuitive.

Buick Electronics

It seems that just about everybody has a digital device or two rattling around in their pockets. And it is also just as likely that those devices are able to talk to one another using Bluetooth or wifi. If the gadgets in our pockets can work together, shouldn’t the same expectation be leveled to the infotainment systems in our vehicles. Buick engineers think that statement is true and have worked outstanding Buick electronics capability into the current version of the Buick Intellilink system. Between this development and the inclusion of the new 4G LTE wifi hotspot, there is almost nothing that can’t be accomplished inside the cabin of most Buick vehicles available at Cavender Buick GMC West. Read the rest of this entry »

Features of the 2015 GMC Canyon ready to impress

By emarketing | Posted in GMC Canyon on Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 7:37 AM
Features of the 2015 GMC Canyon

Some features of the 2015 GMC Canyon are shared with the new Sierra pickup truck.

Features of the 2015 GMC Canyon

The first model of the 2015 GMC Canyon is on the ground at Cavender Buick GMC West and is being prepped for sale. We’re sure that you are as excited about getting a chance to see the new mid-size pickup truck up close and possibly taking it for a test drive. The new GMC Canyon will be available to look at in our showroom in the next few days, in the mean time we thought we would go over some of the features of the 2015 GMC Canyon; if for no other reason than to whet your appetite and entice you to come to the dealership ask us about it. Read the rest of this entry »

2015 GMC Sierra in San Antonio, TX improves on quality

By emarketing | Posted in GMC Sierra on Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 4:19 PM
2015 GMC Sierra in San Antonio, TX

The 2015 GMC Sierra shows off a quieter interior than the previous model.

2015 GMC Sierra in San Antonio, TX

Coming off of a fantastic and revolutionary redesign last year, the 2015 GMC Sierra in San Antonio, TX is ready to build on that success. Granted much of what is available with the new pickup truck is carried over from last year’s model, but those innovations are still outstanding and good enough to keep the 2015 Sierra at the top of the class. GMC trucks have, historically, found an outstanding way to blend a hardworking pickup truck with more than a touch of class and refinement. Those simple ideas are heavily reflected in the 2015 GMC Sierra’s design elements on the exterior as well as in the truck’s passenger cabin. Read the rest of this entry »



About Us

The Cavender Family has been selling and servicing automobiles and trucks in San Antonio and South Texas for over 65 years. James M. Cavender Jr. started Cavender Oldsmobile in 1939. Over the next 30 years, Cavender Oldsmobile would become one of the top Olds dealerships in the country based on sales and customer satisfaction. With the help of his twin sons, Jimmy and Billy, James Cavender would acquire a Cadillac dealership in 1979 and a Toyota dealership in 1985. By the mid 1980’s the third generation of Cavender boys would enter the automobile business. Today the Cavender name is associated with 9 separate dealership facilities selling Audi, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, GMC, Land Rover, Scion, and Toyota brands. The slogan “Where the name Cavender on the door, there is a Cavender on the floor.” certainly applies today. Each Cavender acts as not only the dealer, but general manager, and is always available to meet with customers and employees. When you buy from a Cavender dealership you are treated like family.