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TheFastLaneTruck.com Highlights Five Features that Makes the 2017 Ford Super Duty More Comfortable

The 2017 Ford Super Duty, available as the F-250, F-350 or F-450 models, is all-new for this model year and features a host of improvements that make for an even more comfortable ride, to complement this truck's exceptional towing and hauling capabilities. TheFastLaneTruck.com recently spent some time with the new 2017 Super Duty, and notes five particular areas that stand out.

For starters, the Super Duty now has a fully-boxed, high-strength steel frame, which allows for a more finely-tuned suspension. It also has hydraulic rear cab mounts which help further soften the ride...

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CarGurus.com Reviews the 2017 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350, Now with the Standard Track Package

It may resemble a Mustang, but the 2017 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 drives like a Shelby. This high-performance version of the Mustang now comes standard with the Track Package, which means this sports car is not only great fun on winding roads to and from the office, it's also equipped - and quite happy - pushing the performance envelope at your local race track. CarGurus.com recently experienced the GT350 first-hand.

At the heart of the 2017 Shelby GT350 beats a 5.2-liter flat-crank V8 "Voodoo" engine...

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The Ford F-Series is America's Top-Selling Truck for 40 Years and Counting

If you're looking for a great new truck, be sure to take a look at our Ford F-series models. The Ford F-series has been America's top-selling truck for 40 years and counting, so we think it's safe to say that it's a great option for anyone looking for a top-notch truck.

The F-series came out in 1977, and it has been then best-selling truck in America ever since. It has also been the best-selling vehicle in America for 35 year--now that's impressive. So why do drivers love the F-series so much?

 

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Kelley Blue Book® Weighs in On the New 2017 Ford Escape: Stylish and Roomy with Great Tech and Towing Power

The 2017 Ford Escape has been "strategically updated." It's not all new, but the Escape now features Ford's excellent SYNC 3 infotainment system and has two new engine options that give this compact crossover outstanding power and acceleration. Kelley Blue Book® has a full review of the new Escape.

The SYNC 3 system is really state-of-the-art right now. In addition to being compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, there's also the Sync Connect feature. This pairs your Escape with an upgraded FordPass...

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Autotrader.com Has Five Good Reasons to Buy the 2017 Ford F-150

The new 2017 Ford F-150 is one complete truck, with power, capability and high-end features that are hard to match. In fact, Autotrader editor Jabari Jones recently took the F-150 out for a spin, and came back with five good reasons to buy the F-150.

In particular, Autotrader's Jones likes the fact that the F-150 is available with four different engines. New for 2017 is a powerful and efficient 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged EcoBoost V6 engine that delivers 375 horsepower and a remarkable 470 pound-feet of torque. Paired with an also-new 10-speed...

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4 Days Left to Take Advantage of Ford Truck Month Savings

Did you know the 2017 F-Series Super Duty is this year's official Truck of Texas? Celebrate with North Central Ford, as we participate in the Texas-exclusive event Ford Truck Month!

When you purchase or lease a new Ford truck model before the end of March, you'll get two years of maintenance free.

That's a lot of savings during the critical break-in period of your pickup, which we know you'll take advantage of. You can't always manage a gentle break-in for your truck when there's work to do, but with free maintenance, it will be…

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Hit The Open Road With The 2017 Ford Escape

Cruising the open road has never been easier than with the 2017 Ford Escape. With more power and handling than ever before the Ford Escape is the perfect vehicle for traveling the open road with friends and loved ones. The standard models are a 2.5 liter VCT engine with a 6-speed SelectShift transmission while optional models do offer an EcoBoost engine. The curve control as well as the torque vectoring control allow for a smoother ride. When approaching a curve or when driving on wet or even dry pavement the curve control can assist and even slow down or…
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Synthetic vs. Conventional Motor Oil: Find Out What’s Best for You

If your vehicle will need to have its oil changed soon, then it is important to find out whether it will need synthetic or conventional motor oil. You can find this information in your car's owner's manual. While many automakers today are choosing synthetic oil, conventional oil is still the better option in some instances. What is the difference between synthetic and conventional motor oil?

Conventional oil, also known as regular oil, is a natural blend of oil and additives...

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The 2017 Ford Expedition Platinum: Mom Approved

When you're on the lookout for a truly exceptional driving experience for you and your family, the 2017 Ford Expedition is a full-size SUV that refuses to be ignored! And when you choose to take the wheel of the Platinum trim - the highest, most luxurious option - you'll have plenty of features to keep everyone happy. With the convenience and connectivity of the SYNC 3 infotainment system with navigation, voice commands, a 12-speaker premium Sony audio system, the SecuriCode Keyless Entry keypad, a power liftgate, and much more, your on-road life will be easier and more satisfying than ever…

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The 2017 Ford Fusion, the Competition, and Going Beyond

We talked about the 2017 Ford Fusion last time here on our blog and we absolutely love it, but it's good to see how it compares to the competition so you can be sure you're making the right driving decision. Ford has put together some great videos about the Fusion's rivals and, below, you'll see it paired against the Hyundai Sonata. Boasting the available intelligent all-wheel drive, available enhanced active park assist, and a more dynamic and appealing style, the Fusion leaves the Sonata in its dust.

 

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