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2018 Ford Explorer Offers Many Enhancements

The Ford Explorer gets more comfort, an enhanced technology package, and additional safety features for the 2018 lineup. The Crossroads Ford sales team is delighted to introduce you to several favorite features of the new Ford Explorer today!

The mid-sized and spacious Explorer offers interior seating for seven, plus a motor to move! The standard engine is a 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 and an optional turbocharged 2.3-liter EcoBoost I-4 is also available. New updates for the 2018 Explorer include exterior features like a modernized front end with a slick new grille and fog lamps.

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Snow tires versus All-Season Tires. How do I pick?

If you have experienced a New York winter you know what kind of elements your car is up against. While most cars come standard with all-season tires, living in New York may mean snow or winter tires should be considered.

Whether your car is front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive or all-wheel drive, a winter tire will give better traction than an all-season tire. In snow or ice conditions, winter tires work like a snow boot gripping the road and giving better control over your vehicle.

 

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Ford's 2017 F-150 Has New Features Available To Improve Safety


You can add safety features to the 2017 Ford F-150 such as the Blind Spot Information System. This system will provide you with an alert if a vehicle is detected in one of your blind spots. The Blind Spot Information System will even alert you of any vehicles in the blind spot around trailers you are towing.

Another available safety feature in the 2017 Ford F-150 is the cross-traffic alert feature. This feature will alert you of any vehicles that are coming behind you when you are backing out of a parking spot or driveway.

You can also get assistance…
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2017 Ford Fusion Wins Affection of AutoGuide.com

Might you be in the market for a midsize sedan? Well, if so, we here at Crossroads Ford would be eager to pair you up with ours, the 2017 Fusion.

Why, though?

AutoGuide.com Managing Editor Jodi Lai is here to supply you with the necessary info; tag along with her in the clip below:

On most models, the Fusion receives a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine as standard.

Syncing with a six-speed automatic transmission, the base four-banger makes a healthy 175 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque. It is available with front-wheel drive only.

And we certainly can't fault…

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Is Your Child's Booster Seat Doing Its Job? IIHS Evaluates Belt Fit

It may be easy to install child seats in the Ford Escape, but installing a seat only matters if the seat does its job.

When a child outgrows their front-facing car seat—typically between 4 and 8 years old—they are usually still too small for the car's seat belts to fit correctly. Lap belts designed for adult passengers often fit across a child's stomach instead of their…

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Embrace the dog days of summer with the Ford Escape

Don't get lost in the end of summer blues, there's plenty more adventure to be had. There's even more adventure at your fingertips, however, when you drive the 2017 Ford Escape.

 

No matter where you go, the Intelligent 4WD in the #FordEscape will help you get there.

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The Ford Escape is one of our top crossover picks here at Crossroads Ford. This vehicle always delivers a smooth, safe ride with p

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Fun, Functional, and Eco-Friendly in the 2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid

Whether you're looking to get behind the wheel of your first hybrid model, your fifth, or your fiftieth, there's nothing we don't love about the 2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid and we think you'll agree! The experts at Autotrader certainly like it and, thanks to a combined 188 horsepower and an EPA-estimated fuel economy of 41 mpg on the highway and 43 mpg in the city, you'll get the efficiency you…

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Ford Mustang Asserts Itself as Sports Car Standout with Terrific 2017 Model

Has your new-vehicle search ultimately led you to the sports car segment? Well, if so, we here at Crossroads Ford think you may well meet your match in ours, the 2017 Mustang.

Yet, what makes us say that, exactly?

Click "play" on the clip below to find out; carwow critic Mat Watson is here with more on the Mustang:

Delivering some big-time bang for your buck, the Mustang V6 is one truly exquisite entry-level offering.

Standard features on this model include 17-inch alloy wheels, automatic xenon headlamps, a limited-slip rear differential, a rearview camera, voice-command connectivity ...

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MotorWeek Piles on Praise for 2017 Ford Explorer

If the hunt for your next automotive purchase has brought you to the full-size crossover class, we here at Crossroads Ford feel you should make a point to try ours -- the 2017 Explorer -- on for size.

And what is it that makes this SUV such a stupendous selection?

Here now with an explanation are the industry experts at MotorWeek; tag along with them in the clip below:

Sure to satisfy even the most discriminating driving enthusiast, the Explorer's top-tier engine -- a turbocharged 3.5-liter V6 -- packs some serious heat.

Offered with the Sport and Platinum models, this turbo-V6 pairs…

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