The 2018 Ford F-150 Adds Strength, Loses Weight

The Ford F-150 is a leading full-size pickup truck that has served business and families users over many years. The 2018 models continue the tradition as tough, safe, fuel-efficient vehicles. The NHTSA gave the 2018 F-150 a five-star safety rating.

Local drivers know the importance of traction and handling in all conditions including off-road terrain. You can switch easily to 4-wheel drive with the ESOF electronic shift on the fly system. The F-150 uses hardened aluminum in place of traditional steel in the frame and cab. The hardened aluminum reduces weight and performs like steel. 

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Ford Explorer Performance Features

The all-new Ford Explorer offers incredible performance. Starting at the base, Ford has fine-tuned the engine, giving drivers a powerful V6 3.5-liter that comes standard with FWD. Want to upgrade? There are several different trims to choose from including the Platinum 4WD, which includes a twin turbo V6 3.5-liter engine. You can get greater fuel economy with some of the FWD models as well.

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Impress List of New Dodge Durango Performance Features

The new Dodge Durango is a popular three-row SUV that has countless performance features really turning heads this year. Today we discuss a few of those features drivers appreciate.

The new Durango is equipped with 50/50 weight distribution. What this means is the engine and drive axle have split the weight distribution, so it can make towing and hauling easier. 

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The Ford F-150 Raptor: The Truck for Everywhere

When you're looking for a truck that handles equally well on pavement as well as on the most rugged roads, the Ford F-150 Raptor has everything you need. This pickup truck is equipped with the power needed to handle any situation it encounters.

The Raptor is powered by a high-output 3.5L V6 EcoBoost engine. With 10-speed automatic shifting and 450 horsepower, this truck is prepared to take on the most difficult of tasks. At the same time, it has a rear-view camera, airbags, and curve control technology to ensure that you're safe while driving.

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Power and Control from the Ford Flex

You'll easily find your way in the Ford Flex with available Navigation that delivers clear turn by turn directions while displaying a colorful map on the center stack screen. With Sirius XM Traffic and Travel Link®, you get up-to-the-minute reports on traffic congestion and delays, the latest weather information, and alternate routes suggestions to avoid problems.

The 3.5L EcoBoost® pushes out 365 hp and 350 lb.-ft. of torque with an assist from the direct injection of fuel into combustion chambers and twin turbochargers. You can always maintain a firm grip even on slippery roads with...

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Safety and Durability Features in the Ram 1500

If you are interested in buying a light-duty pick-up truck that has exceptional safety and durability features, look no further than the new Ram 1500.

Your new Ram 1500 has advanced occupant safety protection. What this means is the truck was designed to exceed the industry standards, protecting your occupants with an advanced airbag system, side-impact door beams, and dynamic crumple zones. Antilock brakes ensure your truck will easily come to a stop in any driving conditions.

You'll never have to worry that your new Ram 1500 is not up to the task of hauling heavy loads.

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Have a Look at These Jeep Compass Capability Features

The new Jeep Compass is considered to be a popular compact SUV because it has capacity features that make your drive safer and easier. These are some of those features that you'll want to learn more about.

Included with the new Jeep is the traction management system that gives the control of five different driving modes to the driver. Once the driver chooses one of these driving modes, the Compass will then automatically sync the pedal response, transfer case, throttle control, and shifting, to one another.

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Load Passengers or Cargo with the Ford Transit Connect

The Ford Transit Connect is a popular cargo and passenger van that consistently ranks among the top-selling vehicles in its class. This robust vehicle can deliver all the functionality you require, from moving loads around the locality to transporting up to seven passengers.

The capable Ford Transit Connect has a general load capacity of up to 1610 pounds and a towing capacity of up to 2,000 pounds with the additional Trailer Tow Prep Package. When it is linked to the standard AdvanceTrac with Roll Stability Control, the Trailer Sway Control helps stabilize the trailer while towing.

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Be Sure to Keep Your Tire Pressure in Mind

Is your tire pressure light coming on again? You may have an issue with a bad tire, or it could just be that you're leaking more air due to missing valve caps. Weather can also affect the tire pressure. How do you know what the issue is if your tire's not that flat, but you still get a warning?

If you re-fill a tire and it immediately drops again after your trip, then you probably have some tire damage. You can easily get light tire damage patched at a shop, but in some cases, if the damage pierces…

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The Correct Way to Safely Jump Start Another Car

To safely get a car jump-started, you only need jumper cables, gloves, glasses, and a car with a good battery. Bring the nose of the one car to the nose of the car needing a jump. Open the hood, turn off the engine, turn off the car lights, put on your gloves and safety goggles.

Take the jumper cables, place the red ends to the positive terminal on the good battery, followed by the bad battery. Take one black cable, attach to the negative on the good car battery. The other black cable goes to any metal surface on the…

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