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Ford Has a Winner in the 2017 Fusion

Are you searching the midsize sedan segment for your next vehicular purchase? Well, if so, we here at Shottenkirk Ford think you'd be wise to save a space on your short list for ours, the 2017 Fusion.

How come? Managing Editor Jodi Lai is here to provide some insight; join her in the clip below:

Prioritizing high-octane performance above all else is the Fusion's top-tier V6 Sport trim.

Equipped with a turbocharged 2.7-liter V6, this model musters a monstrous 325 horsepower and 380 pound-feet of torque. Standard fare also includes a snappy, six-speed automatic transmission…

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The Power of a Truck with the Practicality of an SUV: 2018 Expedition

There's an odd situation in Ford sales numbers, seemingly a contradiction. The Ford F-150 is the most popular vehicle in America—not just the best-selling truck, the best-selling vehicle. Meanwhile, the Ford Expedition is so overlooked, it's been waiting ten years for a major redesign.

This is strange because they are essentially the same model, only one of them is an SUV with three rows of seating so spacious and accommodating a truck could only dream of it.

Now that the Expedition is being redesigned from the ground up for 2018, its resemblance to the F-150 is even…

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Have a Successful Trip with These Tips

Summer is coming around the corner and it is time for your trip. So, what exactly do you need for a fun and successful trip? Being an automotive service provider, we have the perfect tips for you:
Travel insurance is something you must never drive without. Insurance could cover many other factors, other than your car, such as doctor fees, and even hotel accommodations. Find out what type coverage you need for roadside assistance, since you never know what could happen on the road.

Navigational tools
Navigational tools are extremely important due to the fact that you need to…
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Learn how to tell if your car battery is failing

Car batteries are obviously very essential in having a reliable and functional vehicle. To keep ahead of the game, it is essential to know when you need to have your car battery replaced. Here are some tips and tricks to stay ahead of the game.

1. Slow Engine Crank
When you try to start the car, the cranking of the engine is slow and is a longer process to start.

2. Low Battery Fluid Level
Batteries usually have a portion of the battery clear so you can check the battery fluid level. So you can check your vehicle's battery…

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Save Money And Rotate Your Tires

A good way to save money is to rotate your tires on your car on a regular basis. Tire rotation saves wear and mileage on your vehicle, so it saves you money every time you drive your car.

Tires wear unevenly due to their position on your car. Front tires turn to change direction, and the rear tires follow, thereby wearing unevenly. When tires are rotated, every tire gets a chance to be in each position, and this evens out the wear on your tires, and while they are rotate, the tires will be checked also. Properly inflated tires save…
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Fuel Economy Tips

People always want to know how many miles per gallon they can get from their car. That is what fuel economy is about. It is especially important when gasoline prices are high.

You can make a difference in the efficiency of your car. Make sure it is properly tuned up. For instance, if your car could fail an emissions test, get it tuned up and you might get as much as 4% more miles per gallon. Mechanics who find an oxygen sensor not working properly are really happy to tell you to fix it. That could improve your mileage by…
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Keep Youself and Your Passengers Safe on the Road

A lot of drivers make simple mistakes when they drive. Even the most veteran drivers make these mistakes. But if you are aware of them, you can correct them before it is too late. One of these "mistakes" is not completely stopping at a stop sign or stop light. Many people get ticketed for this seemingly little driving blip. It is also important to obey all speed limits and signs and always wear your seat belt. It can save your life. Driving safely should begin even before you get into your car-check your car for leaks, make sure your fluids…
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Why You Should Have A Roadside Emergency Kit In Your Car

Even with modern vehicles, emergencies can happen. You may be on the road and face several issues, including accidents, mechanical problems, or even running out of gas. To ensure your safety, consider why you should have a roadside emergency kit in your car.

Warn Others

The first reason to have a kit in the car is to possibly warn others. Most kits come with roadside flares. These, once lit, are bright enough to give other drivers a fair warning that you're stuck, and that you cannot move your vehicle.

Stay Hydrated

Having water in your vehicle, just in case…

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The Ford Escape Titanium has a lot to Offer

Although all of the 2017 Ford Escape models offer great luxury and convenience, the Ford Escape Titanium model offers a ton of performance and luxury. The Ford Escape Titanium offers such security features as halogen reflector headlamps, a rear view camera, torque vectoring control, as well as a perimeter alarm. The titanium model also offers a securicode keyless entry keypad as well as a secure lock passive anti-theft system. Some optional models also offer Headlamp Courtesy Delay...

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The Ford Fusion Sedan is Safe and Looks Amazing

There are a number of sedans that provide consumers with and an ideal vehicle for everyday use. One of these sedans is the Ford Fusion which provides consumers with a number of high quality features and benefits. With the Ford Fusion, consumers will get a chance to ride in one of the safest vehicles around. Since the car offers plenty of space, cushioning and airbags, both drivers and passengers will be able to limit the impact of a collision. Along with being one of the safest cars available, the Ford Fusion also provides you with good fuel economy for its…

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