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Ford Driver Assist Technology Could Stop ‘ANNOYING’ Backseat-Driver Behaviors On The Road

Ford Driver Assist Technology

Dealing With Backseat Drivers

Driving is mostly an activity of attention. Despite being a largely "still" activity, you must be on guard at all times, attentive to the position of your vehicle and the position of pedestrians and other vehicles. One single lapse can cause a scary crash, and most drivers know this. Backseat drivers are a different beast altogether. They're those passengers in the backseat who are the eyes and ears of the vehicle.


 

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Features New Car Buyers Want

60-40 Split Seat Feature

If you're in the market for a new car, you may be surprised and even overwhelmed at the amenities available in a new car. From cutting-edge safety features like driver-assist aids to new interior technology, there are many conveniences packed into today's sedans, pickup trucks, and SUVs. But if you're deciding which ones are the most important, perhaps if you're thinking of selling a car down the road, some stand out more than others.

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How Often do you Add Power Steering Fluid?

Knowing When To Change Your Power Steering Fluid

The power steering system is one of the most important systems in your Ford vehicle. After all, without enough power steering fluid, you're not going to be able to turn your wheel effectively, leaving you with a true safety crisis and of course major inconvenience even if it's just minor difficulty turning your wheel.

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What We Know So Far About the 2019 Ford Shelby GT500

Ford Shelby GT500

First introduced as a high-performance Mustang variant way back in 1965, the Ford Shelby was revived in 2005 for a new crop of muscle car enthusiasts. In 2019, the Shelby GT500 enters its fourth generation with a comprehensive redesign. Though many details of the new sports car are still under wraps, here's what we've heard through the grapevine so far.

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5 Ways to Reduce Your Chances of Hydroplaning

When the weather outside is frightful and there’s no way you can get out of driving, follow these guidelines to ensure that you and your passengers stay safe and sound. Even on the rainiest of days, you can greatly reduce your chance of hydroplaning with these easy tips.

  • Check your tires regularly to make sure they’re properly inflated. Under- and overinflated tires make it harder to gain traction, so check your tires to ensure they’re at the proper PSI.

  • Drive slower or at a lower gear, if applicable. Plus, don’t make sudden moves. That means no…
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All-New 2018 Ford Edge SEL Sport Appearance Package

Ford Edge SEL Appearance Package

An attractive new choice in the Ford Edge family, the SEL Appearance Package gives a personalized touch to the crossover that you’re sure to be smitten with. Adding to the SEL’s set of premium features, the new Appearance Package includes stylish interior and exterior updates.

Edge SEL Appearance Package Exterior Features
This package literally ‘packs’ a punch when it comes to design. It highlights the SUV’s sporty styling with the following additions:

  • Blacked-out side window trim and headlamp bezels
  • Magnetic Metallic-painted skid plates, spoiler, mirror caps and grille surround
  • Magnetic Metallic-painted 10-spoke, 19-inch wheels
Edge SEL Appearance Package Umber Seats

Interior Upgrades Offer…

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American Idol Finalists Drive 2017 Ford Fusions

Ford has supported American Idol since the start of the show and, 15 seasons later, the automaker recently celebrated the end of the series with one final round of car giveaways.

From ghost hunting to secret agent missions, scavenger hunts and flash mobs, Ford has participated in some key moments that American Idol fans are sure to remember. Over the course of 14 years and 556 episodes, Ford has also given away more than 50 vehicles to series contestants and winners. The last two giveaways went to the show's final winner and runner-up - Trent Harmon and La'Porsha Renae…

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2018 Ford F-150 Trim Levels Explained

2018 Ford F-150 LARIAT SuperCrew 

For the latest gadgets and best capability, few rivals can stand up to the menu the 2018 Ford F-150 has to offer. Having been named this year’s Best Buy among light-duty trucks by Kelley Blue Book, it also holds the Truck of the Year Award from Motor Trend. The F-150 has seven trim levels that offer a variety of bed/cab configurations. This review is designed to give you the information you need to narrow down your choices.

How many people do you need to seat? XL and XLT models let you choose the three-seat regular cab. SuperCab and…

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