We’re Thankful For…

This is the season of giving thanks. Hoffman Auto Group is thankful for the opportunity to serve our loyal customers and our wonderful community. We encourage everyone this Thanksgiving, and every day, to give back and to remain appreciative for the blessings we all have.

We asked several Hoffman Auto Group employees what they are thankful for. Here’s what they had to say:

What are you thankful for and how are you expressing it? Let us know in the comments down below, or on Facebook and Twitter!

Hoffman’s Thanksgiving Plans

We, at the Hoffman Auto Group, are sincerely grateful for the continued opportunities to serve our customers and community partners.  We encourage everyone to take time this holiday season to reflect on the many blessings we all have. “Gratitude can transform common days into Thanksgiving, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings.” — William Arthur Ward

Hoffman Auto Group Thanksgiving Hours 2015

In celebration of the Thanksgiving holiday all departments at every Hoffman dealership will observe the following hours.

Wednesday, November 25th – close at 6pm
Thursday, November 26th – closed
Friday, November 27th – normal business hours

From our family to yours, Happy Thanksgiving.


Who Says Face Painting is Just for Kids?

Express your inner child and get your game face on! Nissan recently introduced their innovative and interactive Nissan Die-Hard Fan app to help everyone get in the spirit of game day in honor of their historic four-year sponsorship of 100 colleges- the widest-reaching sponsorship in collegiate sports history!

Our fun-loving Hoffman Nissan employees and friends in the community couldn’t wait to show their allegiance to their favorite teams. Do you recognize anyone below? While many, including Renee DiNino, chose to show their support for the UCONN Huskies, Matthew Hoffman’s support of the Clemson Tigers made us roar!

Nissan Die Hard Fan App at Hoffman Nissan

The app has been extremely successful with over 76,000 downloads and over 280,000 photos and videos shared.  
Download the app, put your game face on and share it with us on the Hoffman Nissan Facebook page.


5 Things You Don’t Want to Miss at the Connecticut International Auto Show!

Calling all car enthusiasts! Make sure you head out to the Connecticut International Auto Show  starting Friday, November 20 through Sunday, November 22 at the Connecticut Convention Center! Tickets are $10, granting you access to many fun and unique events. Here’s our list of the Top-Five things that you absolutely shouldn’t miss this year!

covered car

Photo courtesy of connautoshow.com

5. The Opening Ceremony!

Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy will kick off the show during the opening ceremony. After he cuts the welcome ribbon he will share exciting details about the Connecticut Hydrogen and Electric Automobile Purchase Rebate Program.

4. Test Drives!

We know you want to test out the latest models! Mazda and Toyota will be having Ride and Drive hours during the Auto Show. Get behind the wheel of Mazda3, Mazda MX-5, Toyota Corolla, Toyota Rav4, and many more. More details can be found on the show’s website.

3.  Heels and Wheels

Friday night is Ladies Night at the Auto Show with a sassy and classy Heels and Wheels event! Ladies night has never been so much fun!  Get your makeup matched to your car, why not?! There will be photo booth fun, jewelry and gift certificates from Footprints. Women will also receive $2 off the price of admission after 5 pm on Friday.  In the giving mood? Well, you can donate a pair of new or gently used shoes which will benefit Goodwill. As a special thank you for donations, ladies 21 and older will receive a complimentary Pink Cadillac Martini.

2.  Antique Cars

1932 Packard Super Eight

1932 Packard Super Eight, courtesy of Klingberg Family Centers

You love the new cars but you are also in for a treat with some beautiful antique vehicles on display. Klingberg Family Centers is sponsoring Cars of the Era- Antique Classics. Klingberg will be showcasing a 1908 Metz, a 1912 Thomas Flyer, a 1932 Packard Super Eight with dual cowl, and a 1952 Nash Rambler Station Wagon. These cars and their stories are sure to impress!


1. Hoffman will be there!!

Hoffman Porsche, Hoffman Lexus, and Hoffman Audi will feature vehicles at the Auto Show! For our Audi fans, we will have the 2016 Q5, A4, A3 Sedan, A7, A5 Cabriolet, A8, Q3, and the 2017 Q7! The Porsche enthusiast will have the opportunity to get up close and personal with the latest Cayman and Panamera 4, along with the elusive Macan Turbo and the 911 Turbo S!  Lexus lovers will get to see the 2015 GS350 f-sport, NX200 f-sport, and RC350 f-sport, along with the 2016 RX350, ES350, LS460 f-sport, IS300, LX570, GX460, CT200h f-sport, and the NX200.

hoffman brands at connecticut international auto show


Be sure to stop by and say hello.  While you are there taking selfies with your favorite new vehicles be sure to share them with us on Twitter and Facebook:


Are You Looking for a Furry Forever Friend?

pet adoption ctHey animal lovers! We know you’re out there and we want to help you find your purrrfect forever friend! On Saturday, November 14, from 10 am to noon, come meet the fluffy rabbits, adorable dogs, and silly cats who will be wagging their tails in anticipation of meeting their new families.

Stop by Our Companions Animal Rescue’s pet Meet and Greet event at the Valerie Friedman Program Center, located at 34C Sanrico Dr. in Manchester, CT. Although pets can not be adopted during this event, attendees can fill out adoption applications. If you have any questions, please call 860-242-9999 x302, or visit their website.