First Look: The All-New 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan

First Look: The All-New 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan The Volkswagen Tiguan first debuted in 2007. It was Volkswagen’s response to the growing SUV demand of the 21st century. Brought to the states in 2009, the Tiguan came loaded with a 2.0 turbo-charged engine and VW’s optional 4-Motion 4WD system. Throughout the …

Basil’s Employee Spotlight: Hector Aponte

Basil’s Employee Spotlight: Hector Aponte When thinking of which employee we should spotlight for this month, we contacted Marge Carroll the GM at our Basil Fredonia location. After being asked if she had any employees in mind, without hesitation, she said Hector Aponte. Marge confidently described Hector’s work as always …

The Shocking Truth About Electric Cars

The Shocking Truth About Electric Cars Orchard Park, NY –  I’ve been driving a Chevy Volt ever since they first came out in 2010.  At that time, I traded in my 2007 Ford F-150 and leased that first Volt, in case the technology or the car itself was flawed.  It …

Trucks Aren’t Just for Guys

Trucks Aren’t Just for Guys! Yes, it’s true.  The majority of truck buyers are males.  However, it’s also true that pickup trucks can truly be family vehicles!  That may be hard to believe if you’re familiar with older truck models, which were sparsely equipped for use on construction and job …

Tonawanda Oktoberfest 2017

Tonawanda Oktoberfest 2017 October 7, 2017 |Noon – 8:00pm Niawanda Park | Bandshell Lawn | Tonawanda, NY Basil Ford of Niagara Falls is a proud sponsor! Don’t miss the Oktoberfest of Tonawanda, coming to Niawanda Park, Columbus Day Weekend! Featuring Live Music, great food and a massive beer tent with …

Where to View the Best Fall Foliage: Western NY

Where to View the Best Fall Foliage: Western NY leaf peep·er noun : leaf peeper; plural noun: leaf peeper a person who visits particular areas, especially in New England, to view the autumn foliage. As the weather gets cooler outside, most of us in Western New York get excited for …

Basil’s Creative Showrooms

Basil’s Adding a Pop of Art into our Showrooms Here at Basil we’re about making sure our customers feel comfortable from before they walk in the door. We also want to make sure our showrooms are filled with creativity starting with adding a pop of art to our walls. Artist …

Basil’s Employee Spotlight: Becky Jaques

Basil’s Employee Spotlight: Becky Jaques This past week, we took a stroll out to our Toyota dealership in Lockport, NY. During our time there, we sat down and chatted with Parts Consultant, Becky Jaques. Becky has been with us at Basil for over three years. Her hard work, dedication, and charming …

Orchard Park Oktoberfest 2017

Orchard Park Oktoberfest 2017 Sat, Oct 7, 5:00 PM EDT – 11:00 PM EDT 395 S Lincoln Ave Robert Basil Buick GMC is a proud sponsor of this event! SAVE THE DATE!!! Saturday, October 7, 2017 5 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. 395 S. Lincoln Ave., Orchard Park (Behind the Orchard …