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Summer Safety with These Essential Kits for Any Road Trip

When you're getting ready for a road trip, most people only really bring along drinks and snacks for the trip; of course, if you want to be ready for anything, it's important that you have some other items along with you for safety and convenience alike. The professionals at Cars.com know just the right things to bring so they've compiled a list of two kits - one for emergencies and one for convenience - that are easy to put together and relatively inexpensive. Check out the video at the bottom of this post for the most details or…

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Navigate life easily with the Ford Escape

Each day poses its own challenges, and we never know what those will be. That's why driving a vehicle that offers an unwaveringly dependable drive with all the right features is a wise idea. You'll always feel accommodated to and fulfilled when you drive the 2017 Ford Escape.

 

You have a lot on your hands. We have just the trick to make you feel unstoppable. #FordEscape

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The Ford Escape is a crossover with a kick. This model features a 2.5-liter engine…

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Ford Trucks Over the Years: a Century of Success

We know that drivers all across the country absolutely love everything the Ford F-150 has to offer, on the road and off, but the truck didn't become the success it is overnight! In fact, this month marks 100 years of Ford truck excellence, and the American automaker has put together a video showing how far their trucks have come since their humble beginnings. Take a look at the YouTube video for yourself and prepare to fall in love with the F-150 all over again:

 

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Enjoy the Family Road Trip with These Kid-Friendly Tips

Going on road trip requires a lot of preparation with just adults; throw your kids in the mix and things get a lot more complicated. However, thanks to an experienced mom, we have some advice for all of you that should make your family trip all the easier.

In the video below, a mom offers tips and advice on how to keep your kids - and yourself - happy as you hit the road. Take a look for yourself or, if you don't have the time to watch a video, read our written list. Either way, we hope your trip is…

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Cars.com States Case for Spiffy 2017 Ford Escape

Smart, sporty style. A terrific twosome of engine options. And an equipment roster so long, so robust, it'd likely take us several blog posts to cover it all. These are but a few of the many winning qualities that comprise our small-SUV standout, the 2017 Ford Escape.

Wondering what else it brings to the table?

Well, if so, team up with Cars.com commentator Joe Bruzek in the clip below. His evaluation of the Escape is as follows:

An altogether uncompromising offering, the range-topping Titanium model is most definitely dressed to impress.

Standard equipment on this trim includes a…

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2017 Ford Focus RS Demonstrates its Athleticism to AutoGuide.com

If your new-car search has led you to the hot hatchback segment, please allow your pals here at Veracom Ford to offer a word of advice:

Give ours -- the 2017 Focus RS -- a go.

And, if you're at all curious as to why we'd recommend this ride, we suggest you scope the clip below. Here now to highlight the Focus RS's best qualities is AutoGuide.com Road Test Editor Dan Ilika:

It's darn-near impossible to quibble with trim as fully loaded as the Focus RS's.

Standard equipment includes a rearview camera, partial leather upholstery, front…

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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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