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The 2017 Ford Escape's Secret Weapon? Car Seat Compatibility.

Car seat compatibility isn't something you'd normally see pointed out as a car's major selling point. It's not hard to understand why. Saying "this car is great with car seats" doesn't really have the same impact as "this car has amazing horsepower/torque/gas mileage/etc!"

If you have young children, however, the value of a car that's great with car seats is hard to overstate. It saves you time and frustration every time you put in a car seat. The 2017 Ford Escape, by the way? It received an A rating for car…

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Try Leasing a Brand New Ford in Charlotte, NC

Are you gearing up to buy a new Ford? Whether you've already found what you're looking for or you're still in the hunting process, it's good to explore your options when it comes to financing: will you buy or lease?

What does buying entail?

When you purchase a vehicle outright, you own it. You may do with it what you will.

What about leasing?

Leasing has some different parameters that can offer you an exciting and fulfilling driving experience.

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2017 Ford Fusion Earns High Praise from IIHS

The road can be full of twists and turns, and we don't just mean literally. Unexpected things can happen such as vehicles lurking in your blind spot, cars passing behind you even though you're already halfway out of your parking space, and people in front of you suddenly slowing down or stopping.

These sorts of things are key ingredients for an accident, but the 2017 Ford Fusion can help you avoid dangerous situations.

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Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support coming to properly equipped 2016 model year Ford vehicles

Here at Town & Country Ford, we know that as much as our customers love the performance of their Ford vehicles, they love the technology features just as much. However, if you have a 2016 model year Ford vehicle with the SYNC 3 infotainment system, you may feel a bit left out seeing many new models getting support for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity. But don't worry, Ford has your back, as it announced this week that 2016 Ford models will be getting a free update to support Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.


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The Ford F-Series— A Best-Seller for 40 Years

As the economic environment shifts, the public is turning their attention more and more to automakers like Ford to see what these manufacturers will do to sustain positive growth. According to an interview between CNN and the CEO of the Ford Motor Company, the brand is expected to do fine. The proof? Just take a look at the Ford F-Series.

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Habits to Save You Gas Money

If you think your vehicle is already efficient, then you may be in for a surprise. Every vehicle can be a little more efficient unless of course you're already following all of these tips. If you obey the speed limit, that will save you about $0.17 per gallon of gas and if you avoid idling your vehicle for long periods of time, you will be saving up to a half gallon of gas per hour. Try to also avoid hauling cargo on the roof or back of your vehicle, because that creates wind resistance and that means that…
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Three Tools You Need in Your Roadside Emergency Kit

Drivers usually know that they should have jumper cables and lug nut wrenches in their emergency kits. However, there are a few additional items they should stuff into their fix-it box such as a:

Serpentine Belt Tool Kit

The serpentine belt can break and cause everything to stop working. A person who keeps a belt and a tool to put it on will not be stranded for long.

Battery and Alternator Tester

A battery and alternator tester can inform a person of a bad battery or alternator. That can help the person to know what to buy.

Hose Clamp Pliers…

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Categories: Flips Out for Fast and Fun 2017 Ford Focus RS

What do we here at Town & Country Ford enjoy about the 2017 Focus RS, our esteemed American automaker's hot hatchback?

Well, in truth ... just about everything. In our eyes, it is quite clear that Ford delivered a doozy with this one.

And you're sure to see just what we mean after scoping the clip below. Here now to highlight some of the Focus RS's winningest qualities is Road Test Editor Dan Ilika:

Chock-full of outstanding amenities, the sole trim level of the Focus RS leaves very little to be desired.

Standard equipment includes a 350-horsepower…

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The Stylish New Ford Fusion

The all new 2017 Ford Fusion is more stylish than ever before. The stylish exterior offers features such as a body color front and rear bumper, a chrome grille, rocker molding in body color as well as a single exhaust tip. The exterior also has body-color exterior door handles as well as body color mirrors. Some optional models of the Ford Fusion offer ruby red metallic tinted clearcoat or a burgundy velvet metallic tinted clearcoat. The interior is just as stylish as the exterior offering a customizable driver's seat as well as a great entertainment system with multiple speakers…
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