If the words Aerostar, Windstar and Freestar mean anything to you, you know that Ford is responsible for some of the best minivans ever made. Beginning with the first model Aerostar in 1986, Ford’s snub-nosed minivan set the standard of what would be created by automotive manufacturers in this class for decades.
The Aerostar was also the first minivan in the United States to feature upgraded, luxury packages. With an XLT package, and Eddie Bauer trim levels, the Ford Aerostar allowed drivers to bring passengers, cargo and more in style. For the first time, drivers could take advantage of the versatile and reliable minivan platform, without sacrificing comfort and convenience. Read the rest of this entry »
Ford Super Duty Limited Luxury Pickup Truck Changes the Game
One of our team members has a friend who tried to launch a product a few years ago. We’ll call her friend Jack. Jack’s product idea was a unique stand for iPad tablets. If you got to listen to him pitch this product, you knew it was a great idea. It sounded like the kind of accessory that would completely change the way people use their tablets.
Although his friends urged him to take it to Shark Tank, he decided he could develop it himself. Sinking his life savings into this obviously great idea, he developed a prototype, made refinements and brought it to market. Read the rest of this entry »
2018 Ford F-150 Fuel Tank Size
With the 2018 F-150, Ford brings updated performance, design, and more to America’s favorite pickup truck. Often when details about a new model are announced, the first place performance-enthusiasts, and workers head is the power train section. Rightfully so, the new 2018 Ford F-150 offers six engine options. In case you need a quick refresher, here they are: Read the rest of this entry »
Imagine walking into a restaurant, being seated, and looking at the menu to see the following:
A plate of spaghetti with up to 60 noodles cooked al dente $8 Read the rest of this entry »
Although we’re a little off-the-beaten-path in Norwood, city driving in a necessary skill for anybody in the I-95 Megalopolis. Being able to navigate tight city streets with attention, agility, and efficiency goes beyond just driver skill, however. The old world charm of cities like Boston, Providence, and New York gives way to streets engineered without large, modern vehicles in mind (even if the narrow streets generalization is a bit overstated). Read the rest of this entry »
These days, every new car includes some sort of “infotainment” system. A portmanuteau of information and entertainment, infotainment systems give drivers and passengers access to navigation, stereo controls, temperature adjustments, phone dialing, relevant vehicle data and more. Most of these systems feature some level of voice control to accompany the in-dash touch/dial-controlled screen. Read the rest of this entry »
Here in the Northeast, Winter means more than sweaters and Christmas cookies. When temperatures drop, it can bring quick danger on the daily commute. Driving during winter requires increased alertness, and constant preparation for a loss of traction on rainy, snowy, or black-ice-glazed roads.
When you have to contend with snow for a third of the year, buying a vehicle that is reliable and handles well in poor weather is a definite concern. Most utility vehicles and trucks market themselves as having the equipment to handle any terrain, but not all of them perform equally well. Read the rest of this entry »
Natural disasters are a time of action and reflection for a nation. In the midst of horrible, shocking events, we always get to see the most impressive displays of humanity and altruism.
If you live anywhere near the Gulf of Mexico, or have been paying attention to the news, you’re likely aware that a state of emergency has been called into effect to manage the effects of Hurricane Harvey. Read the rest of this entry »
The 2018 Ford Fusion is an excellent choice for someone who wants a midsize car with plenty of safety features. For instance, every Fusion comes standard with a rearview camera. However, the Fusion also has a wide variety of advanced safety features available to you. Take a look below to learn what advanced safety features you can find on the 2018 Ford Fusion! Read the rest of this entry »
We’re excited to get to show off the all-new 2018 Ford F-150 soon. The 2018 version of our favorite truck is packing even more power, some new engine choices, and much more. It will also have greater fuel efficiency numbers compared to the previous year. Take a look below to learn about the MPG rating for the 2018 Ford F-150! Read the rest of this entry »