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Rear-View Camera Tech Promotes Safety

The 2018 Ford Transit Connect is a popular cargo and passenger vehicle that includes a number of features that are designed to support driver, passenger, and pedestrian safety. In addition to a roomy, expansive windshield that offers wide-field visibility, the 2018 Transit Connect offers drivers rear-view cameras that eliminate rear blind spots.

With the 2018 Transit rear-view camera system, you need not press any buttons to put the system into action. Simply place the gear-selector into the reverse position, and the rear-view camera projects a digital image onto a dash-mounted

 
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See yourself in the Fusion Energi

Our team at Lance Cunningham Ford understand how important it is to make a new car your own. Take the 2018 Fusion Energy for example. This popular plug-in hybrid has many features that can set it apart from other hybrids.

The Ford Fusion Energi uses a SmartGauge display to provide you with real time information on your driving data. Don’t like how the gauges are laid out? With the MyView feature you can customize the different screens until you make it your own.

From here you can see how much of a charge you have left before the gas…

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Ford Escapes Defines Sporty and Fun


The 2018 Ford Escape five-seat compact SUV boasts the latest in styling trends, technological innovations, and safety features. The ergonomic steering wheel is designed to contour to any hands. The available heating feature provides maximum comfort while behind the wheel. The optional SiriusXM Satellite Radio and Navigation with SiriusXM Traffic with Travel Link provides limitless listening and assistant options. Enhancing the driving experience is a suite of over 50 channels of commercial-free music, detailed traffic information, accurate weather forecasts, sports scores
 
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What engine comes standard in the 2018 Ford Explorer?

When you are considering purchasing a vehicle, you should first consider the engine that comes standard issue with the make and model in any given year. The standard engine establishes the performance bar beneath which engineers and manufacturers refuse to go. With that information in mind, you know what base performance level you can expect from the vehicle.

The 2018 Ford Explorer uses the 3.5-Liter EcoBoost engine as its standard power provider. The 3.5-Liter engine is a V-6 engine that is turbocharged, and fuel injected. The engine develops 365-horsepower and 350 lb.-ft. 

 

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How to Dispose of a Car Battery

After removing a car battery, it is important to store it properly. This is because the liquid inside of it can be hazardous if it comes into contact with a person's skin or is swallowed. It may also be combustible depending on the environment it is stored in, which could increase the risk of injury or death.

Typically, you will not store a used battery in your garage or anywhere on your property. Instead, you can return it to a local auto parts store or arrange for a special pickup by your trash company. It may also be possible…

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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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