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Why Tire Rotation Should be a Part of your Regular Car Maintenance

Most drivers concentrate on their vehicle's engine when it comes to regular maintenance. Tires, too, form an important part of your vehicle and can contribute towards its increased efficiency. Tire rotation is the act of moving the tires from one place to another in a definite pattern. Vehicle owners should make tire rotation a part of their regular car maintenance.

The tires wear much faster if the wear is uneven on the different tires and lead to quick degradation of all the tires. Through rotation, you can easily keep the tires in good shape and avoid costly replacement.

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Taking Care of the Car Battery

It is important to have knowledge of how old your battery is, and what it needs to start the engine every morning. Most batteries will last between three and five years, depending on the extreme weather changes in your area and how well you take care of your battery. A good mechanic can always let you know how much charge you have left and what needs to be done following a service inspection.

It is important to clean any corrosion from the terminals, as this can prevent the engine from starting. Your mechanic can clean any corrosion from the terminal…
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MotorWeek Enjoys Test Run of 2017 Ford Explorer

When we here at Veracom Ford first met our beloved American brand's full-size SUV, the 2017 Explorer, we admittedly fell for it like a bag of bricks. This machine, is our estimation, is a stunner in just about every manner imaginable.

Could this big-bodied crossover be the one for you?

Join the fine folks at MotorWeek in the clip below; their appraisal of the Explorer is as follows:

Arguably the most balanced powertrain of the Explorer portfolio, the mid-level turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder provides an excellent blend of fun and frugality.

Syncing with a six-speed automatic ...

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2017 Ford C-Max Designed for Your Daily Commute Needs

You have decided that you want to buy a car, you don't know the car that you want to buy however one feature that is in your mind is that you want a car that has an optimized interior that meets your daily commute needs. 2017 Ford C-Max is the perfect car for you. It is a car that has been designed in such a way that it optimizes the interior space. The seats have the capacity of up to five people. Once the second-row seats are folded it creates more room for loading your cargo.

In addition, the…

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Conventional Vs. Synthetic Oil

When you first drive your vehicle off the lot there is a lot that you need to know. Unfortunately, the dealership doesn’t always send you on your way with all your information so it is important to educate yourself. One of these topics is synthetic versus conventional oil. Most people have differing opinions on this topic but what it comes down to is what is best for your vehicle.

Synthetic oil comes from a lab and is made from a variety of well controlled ingredients. Whereas, conventional oil is made from both natural oil as well as a number…
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The 2017 Ford Focus-Giving You More Control

What makes the Ford Focus so great? Um, how about everything? It has the goods-inside and out. With four-way adjustable head restraints, alloy trim, and leather eight-way power driver's seat, you'll never want to get out. But if you do eventually get out of its luxurious interior, you can gape at its rear spoiler, front and rear disc brakes with red brake calipers, and 18-inch machined aluminum wheels with black-painted pockets. And let's not forget about its advanced SYNC technology that makes navigation frustration a thing of the past.  
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The Best of Both Worlds: Affordability and Great Fuel Economy

You may be surprised to learn that great fuel economy isn’t something you have to sacrifice when driving on a budget. The 2017 Ford Fiesta comes in both a sedan and hatchback model and is sure to improve the quality of your daily commute. The sedan is designed for those with style in mind, while the hatchback is perfect for drivers more concerned with functionality. With a starting price of only $13,660, the Fiesta reaches up to 35 mpg highway and 27 mpg city.  
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2017 Ford Escape Sets its Sights on SUV-Segment Supremacy

Is the 2017 Ford Escape the most incredible compact crossover we here at Veracom Ford have ever encountered?

Well, if it isn't already, it's most certainly well on its way. It's clear that the American automaker went to great lengths to make this SUV one of the industry's best.

Learn a bit more about it from Autotrader reviewer Debra Shigley. Her assessment of the latest Escape is available in the clip below:

There's no doubt a great deal to enjoy about the Escape's mid-level trim, the SE.

Standard features on this model include 17-inch…

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