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How Does Adaptive Cruise Control Work?

What is the Ford Adaptive Cruise Control Feature?

Traveling for long distances can be tedious. Make your life a little easier by utilizing the Ford Adaptive Cruise Control. This feature monitors the vehicle in front of your and maintains a pre-set distance.

If the vehicle in front of you slows then your vehicle will automatically decelerate to maintain the preset distance. If the vehicle in front of you speeds up then your vehicle will accelerate until it meets its preset speed.

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AutoGuide.com Names Focus RS 2017 Car of the Year

In a press release issued earlier this week by the Ford Motor Company, the automaker announced that AutoGuide.com named the 2017 Ford Focus RS as the winner of its annual Car of the Year award. The Focus RS battled tough competition during five days of back-to-back testing in Southern California before rolling away with the top prize. Judges were particularly impressed with...

 

 

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Ford EcoBoost Engine Wins Ward's 10 Best Award

Earlier this week, the Ford Motor Company announced that its 2.3-liter EcoBoost four-cylinder engine recently earned a spot on the 2017 Ward's 10 Best Engines list. Specially engineered to motivate the exciting Ford Focus RS, the engine produces 350 horsepower and 350 pound-feet of torque using 93-octane fuel.

Notable features of the 2.3-liter power plant include a low-inertia...

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TBT: New Ford Escape Wins Cars.com SUV Challenge

While we might be a little biased here at Bob Maxey Ford, when it comes to favorite SUVs, the new 2017 Ford Escape is at the top of our list. So when it was named the winner of the annual Cars.com Compact SUV Challenge, we were pretty excited...

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Throwback Thursday: Ford Trucks Have Been Carrying the Segment for more than 30 Years

This week for Throwback Thursday, we found an old commercial that shows that Ford has been carrying the pickup truck segment for more than three decades...and in the case of this particular video, we mean literally carrying the completion. Proving that it won't be held back by the other inferior models in its class, this classic Ford F-250 rumbles easily to the top of a mountain of boulders, all while carrying a Chevrolet truck on its back...oh, and towing a Dodge for good measure.

 

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Get More for Less in a 2017 Ford Fusion

The truth is that you don't have to pay a ton of cash to get your hands on a premium quality new car. Instead, you can take the wheel of the 2017 Ford Fusion to enjoy more car for less money today!

The 2017 Fusion stands out from competing sedan with its sophisticated style, dynamic performance and first rate, feature-rich interior. That's why the Fusion is the best midsize sedan for commuters and families around Detroit.

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The brilliantly-designed 2017 Ford Mustang boasts EcoBoost power



A car that was born to perform, the new Ford Mustang in Detroit has been a long-held favorite of drivers all across Michigan.

With iconic styling and a bold design, strong performance, and now more fuel-efficient than ever before, the 2017 Mustang is looking even better than ever.

The 2017 offer model options like the Mustang V6, EcoBoost or EcoBoost Premium, GT, or GT Premium; models can be available in either Fastback or Convertible configurations…

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How can you keep your Ford going strong? Bob Maxey makes it easy


Ford vehicles are some of the highest rated in terms of reliability and durability--one study found that a Ford car, truck, or SUV could hold some amount of residual value until it hit about 198,409 miles. That's nearly 200,000 miles of life while still holding onto a price tag, and only looks at financial, taxable value--many models can go long past that point.

How can you keep your new or recent-model-year Ford…

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Avoid Collisions in All Weather Conditions with These Tips.

When it comes to automobile accidents, people may associate them with adverse weather conditions. The truth is, however, that accidents happen every day in all conditions. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that there are more than 26,000 accidents a day in the United States. So, no matter the weather, it's important to stay alert. Here are some helpful tips to avoid accidents in certain conditions.

Rain: Always drive with your headlights…

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Be your own life coach, with the versatile new 2017 Ford Explorer


The motto of the new 2017 Ford Explorer is: Be Unstoppable.

For life coach Tony Gaskins, something about that motto rings a bell. See how Gaskins uses the superior capability, surprising versatility, and premium performance of the 2017 Explorer SUV to inspire, empower, and lift up others in his community.

So what separates the 2017 Explorer SUV from other models on the market?

Classic Ford durability, for one--this is a seven-passenger large crossover that you…

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