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Keep your tires properly inflated


Everyone knows that having quality tires helps your vehicle maintain traction and keeps your car driving safely. Many people don’t realize that improperly inflated tires can make their tires wear out prematurely and reduce their vehicle's gas mileage.

Every vehicle manufacturer recommends an inflation pressure for your tires. If your tires are over-inflated, they bulge in the center, reducing the contact area between the tire and road. This can reduce your vehicle’s traction and cause uneven wear on the center of the tire. If your tires are under-inflated, they flex too much...
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2018 Ford Edge Offers Sporty, Luxurious Style


Gone are the days where you had to sacrifice luxury touches for the practicality of driving an SUV. Anyone who steps inside the 2018 Ford Edge will find abundant sweet indulgences throughout this mid-size SUV. Starting at just $29,220, the SUV has something for everyone.

Available in four trim levels – SE, SEL, Titanium and Sport, the Edge can comfortably seat five while hauling sports equipment or your latest antique find in its cargo area. With a fuel economy of 21 mpg city and 29 mpg highway, options such as the lane-keeping system help drivers to stay focused through vibrations…
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2018 Ford EcoSport Style Features Exceed Expectation


The 2018 Ford Ecosport embodies performance and sensibility that car-lovers want. The 2.0Liter engine is sufficient for the mid-sized SUV. Drivers can opt for the moon-roof as well as front heated seats. The 6-way adjustable power seats that can accommodate many preferences.

In an effort to improve safety, the EcoSport boasts technologies which assist in blind spot detection and backing out alerts. The MyKey technology allows parental control of teen driving indicators such as speeding, seat-belt use as well as audio volume limits. Parents and...
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Stay Focused On The Road With Ford's SYNC 3 System


Never one to shy away from being an industry leader, Ford has taken in-car technology to the next level with their SYNC 3 system.

Featuring functions like a simple music search, capacitive touch screen, enhanced voice recognition, and climate control; Ford's SYNC 3 allows you to keep your hands on the wheel and your eyes on the road ahead.

The SYNC 3 is also Android Auto capable, allowing you to stay connected while you drive. The SYNC 3 lets you talk to Google and interact with your smartphone while you drive. You can make and receive calls, send, read…
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Solving the Blind Spot Issue With The Ford Blind Spot Information System


One of the more difficult issues with which drivers have to deal is that of the blind spot when they are on the road. The blind spot is the area that is just to the rear of the vehicle and to each side. It is the area where your mirrors do not pick up any reflection of another vehicle, even though it is there.

The Ford Blind Spot Information System uses sensors to detect those vehicles and flashes a warning light on your mirror, so you don't have to look back over your shoulder, but you can focus ahead…
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Tire Rotations Keep the Wear Down on Your Tires

Tire rotations are often the most skipped maintenance for drivers across the Knoxville region. Scheduled tire rotations are important because the process helps ensure your tires can wear down evenly. The tires carry the burden of weight from the vehicle and if the vehicle is wearing down the tires in one area, you will see the wear on the tires. By rotating them, you can spot the problem easier.

Tire rotations should be performed on your vehicle two times a year.

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What to Take Care of Before Your Road Trip

If you are going to be traveling, you have to make sure that you are fully prepared for the travels in front of you. You can prepare for your road trip in a way that will make the whole trip stress free and fun by following the tips compiled by the Lance Cunningham Ford team.

  • Prepare for your road trip by planning out the route that you will take and any stops that you will make.
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Let Our Dealership Help You Choose the Right Type of Tires

It may seem difficult to decide which type of tire is going to be the best fit for your vehicle and for you as a driver. Here at Lance Cunningham Ford in the greater Knoxville area, we have a fantastic group of well-seasoned automotive technicians. Our experts can help you figure out which type of tire will best fit your needs. There are three main types of tires:

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Lifestyles Change, So Should the Vehicle You Drive

Has your life changed since you bought your last car? Most likely the answer is yes. Perhaps you had a baby or two, and you're on the hunt for something to cater more to family life. Our staff at Lance Cunningham Ford understand that as our family grows, then the vehicle we drive needs to grow too. When you've decided that the little car from college isn't cutting it anymore, then it's time to consider an SUV for the next chapter in your life.

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A Full Size SUV to Fulfill All Your Needs

Okay; it may not be able to feed you, change your baby's diaper, or watch the kids for you. But the new 2018 Ford Expedition can certainly provide you with the room to grow and freedom to travel wherever you want. With more than one available powerful engine choice, three different trims, regular and MAX body styles, and tons of technology and convenience features, the new Ford Expedition is a dream-come-true wrapped up in sleek sheet metal and premium upholstery.

 

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