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AutoGuide.com Lauds the Lovely 2017 Ford Fusion

Is the 2017 Fusion the finest midsize sedan we here at Ryan Ford have ever encountered?

We'll put it to you like this: if it isn't already, it's most definitely well on its way.

And, now, here to explain why is AutoGuide.com Managing Editor Jodi Lai; her appraisal of the Fusion is as follows:

The Fusion's entry-level 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine is, simply put, sublime.

Mating with a six-speed automatic transmission, the base four-banger turns out a hearty 175 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque. Front-wheel drive is standard.

Also of note is its fuel…

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The 2018 Ford Expedition Takes After the F-150

There's something puzzling about the popularity of certain models over others. The Ford F-150 is the best-selling pickup truck in America, and the best-selling vehicle overall in America. The Ford Expedition, on the other hand, lags behind every other SUV in our inventory.

The strange thing is, the Expedition essentially is the F-150, only with an SUV body style and three rows of seating.

When the 2018 Expedition

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5 Steps to Take Before a Road Trip

Have you been aching to take the family and get out of Sealy for a whirlwind adventure across America? The road trip is a classic bonding experience, and a great way to build memories that will last a lifetime. But before you go, take a few precautions to make sure those memories are good ones.

If you don't want to reminisce years later about that time you spent five hours on the side of the highway 20 miles from Mt. Rushmore, or regale your grandchildren about the wonderful mechanic shop near the Grand Canyon, then check your car before…

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Adam Savage Demonstrates Pedestrian-Detecting Safety Technology

Have you ever been driving around Sealy, when a pedestrian suddenly walks out in front of your car? It's terrifying, and could have a tragic end if your reflexes aren't sharp enough.

Fortunately, automakers are building cars that can actively help you in these tough situations.

The technology is generically called "pedestrian automatic emergency braking," though it may appear under different proprietary names depending on the brand of car. In the new Ford Fusion, it goes by Pre-Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection.

Adam Savage appeared in a series of videos for the NHTSA...

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Where to put your roadside emergency kit

Cars get cluttered pretty quickly, especially if you have passengers with you. It's a good idea to keep your roadside emergency kit accessible but also out of the way.

It might help to first break your roadside emergency kit into two parts: items for people and items for your car. Keep your food, drink, and comfort items in reach of you and your passengers, and your tools stowed away safely.

One of the easiest things you can do with your roadside emergency kit is to hang it from the back of the passenger seat. There are commercially available options…
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2017 Ford Transit Connect is Customized to Fit Your Business Needs

What other auto maker can you turn to in order to make sure that your work day is as productive and as efficient as it can possibly be? Ford has never disappointed, and when it comes to the all-new 2017 Ford Transit Connect it has stepped it up a notch. Not only is this a van that meets the high safety, reliability, and durability standards of Ford, but it also looks good. With an array of stylish designs and models to choose from which includes leather interiors, striking body paint colors, and other details of your choosing, your customers and…
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Ford Focus: The Ultimate In Highway Safety

Staying safe on the road is the main concern when driving and the all new 2017 Ford Focus definitely keeps you and your passengers protected. The small sedan is loaded with safety features such as a high number of Dual-Stage, Side Curtain, and Front Seat Impact Airbags. If in an accident these features will protect you from all sides. Are you the kind of person who seem to forget to put on safety belts? No worries here as the "Belt-Reminder" will notify you each and every time you start the car.

Backing up for most people can be an issue…
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How Often Should You Change Your Oil?

Did you know that the oil in a vehicle serves a very important purpose? Every vehicle on the road requires regular oil changes to keep the vehicle functioning properly. The oil lubricates the parts inside the vehicle and stops them from rubbing together. The oil also provides a barrier between the working parts. Parts that come in contact with each other cause friction and heat. Generally, this is the reason that a car might overheat on the road. Clearly, a vehicle requires a regular oil changing schedule to stop overheating and protect the vehicle's engine.

How Often Should You…
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