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2018 Ford Fusion Gives A Lot In Features

Having the right car isn't hard when you shop our dealership, especially if you want the convenience of a sedan but don't want an SUV. While there may not be many cars to fit those specification, there is the 2018 Ford Fusion. The Ford Fusion is the answer to having more space without having a car that's too big in comparison. This mid-sized sedan offers a spacious interior, a rear view camera, and a wireless communication at the minimum price.
 

 

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Ford SUVs Are a Working Alternative


There are many reasons to buy an SUV, and most of them are encompassed in one word: utility. With a new sedan, no one wants to use them in everyday chores because they look good, but lack capability. The daily duties could be left to a pickup, but they can get pricey and are rough on gas mileage.

You might want to consider an SUV if you are looking for more than something to look good in. A sport utility vehicle is a working car.

Generally, they have more clearance and often come with four-wheel drive. This helps in rough…
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Advantages of Seasonal Car Maintenance


When you look at the calendar and see that the seasons are going to be changing soon, that is the time for you to go ahead and have your seasonal car maintenance done on your vehicle. The reason for this is that you don’t want to wait too long before you have it done for fear that you will find yourself in a situation that it is too late. Doing maintenance in advance will go a long way in…
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Ford Mixing Reality for Innovation

Ford designers are using the advancements of augmented and mixed reality technology from the HoloLens to conceptualize and visualize design information in a way that they were unable to before. The use of the HoloLens allows designers to overlay digitally rendered changes over an existing production model Ford vehicle. This is important because before now, every new vehicle design would have to be created, now the designers can see, tweak, and adjust designs in real time.

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Ford F-150 Upgraded Powertrain

New 10-speed Transmission Delivers the Power

This all new 10-speed automatic transmission is fitted for the F-150 EcoBoost and V8 engines and designed to deliver their power. Compared to the six-speed gearbox the 10-speed automatic transmission overall provides better performance. Enhanced acceleration at the low and mid ranges, three overdrive gears, and five selectable modes: Normal, Tow-Haul, Snow-Wet, EcoSelect, and Sport, this transmission lets you get the most out of your Ford F-150.

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Take heed of your warning indicator lights

Bill Collins Ford knows that you’ve probably had to deal with a warning indicator light either in the past or very recently. It's quite easy to brush them off as nothing, especially when you're busy, however, these lights are so important to keeping you safe and out of car trouble.

 

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Your warning indicator lights are designed to let you know when something is in need of fast attention under your hood. Ignoring them can often times cause severe

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A Respectful Volume in the 2018 Ford Mustang

When you rev the engine of the upcoming 2018 Ford Mustang, you can expect some dep throaty engine noise; however, it's not always the best time to make your Mustang roar, so the American automaker has included a new feature called Quiet Exhaust mode. When you turn it on, it muffles the noise of your engine as not to disturb your neighbors. You can start quietly with the aptly named Quiet Start, and even set up specific times with the Quiet Time feature. See more of it below and start feeling more respectful:

 

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Ford Strives for SUV-Segment Supremacy with 2017 Explorer

We here at Bill Collins Ford of Louisville were wondering: have you had an opportunity to check out the 2017 Explorer, our esteemed American automaker's full-size SUV? Well, if not, we hate to be the ones to break it to you, but:

You may very well be missing out.

Not to worry, though, as the vehicular gurus at MotorWeek are here to get you up to speed. Check the clip below to receive their take on the Explorer:

Climb the Explorer model range to its apex and it is there you'll arrive at the luxury-loaded Platinum.

Standard equipment…

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