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Check Out These Ford Focus ST Technology Features

What makes a compact performance hatchback so popular? Take a look at the features crammed into the new Ford Focus ST and you'll begin to understand why this vehicle is so in demand.

The Ford Focus ST is working hard to keep you safe behind the wheel, but it also has one feature protecting other motorists as well. The Electronic Brake Assist in the Ford Focus ST is going to help give you added power to stop before a collision or to increase the distance between a car in front of you by applying the brakes evenly. 

 

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When to Get a Wheel Alignment and Why You May Need One

You should get a wheel alignment if your wheels have been misaligned or knocked out of place. This can occur if your wheels have hit a curb, made strong contact with a pothole or hit some object on the road with force.

It is often easy to feel or spot when your wheels are misaligned. Your car may swerve to the sides when you drive. There may also be uneven tire wear and vibrations throughout the steering wheel. 

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Synthetic or Natural Wax?

Selecting the right wax for your vehicle in Dixon is important to keeping it looking its best. By placing a barrier between the paint on your car and the elements, you can prevent fading and increase the time between washings.

Wax is a hydrophobic material that remains solid at room temperature. It can be made from natural products, such as the coating of the carnauba plant or even coal. 

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Get Inside the Ford F-150 Raptor

The Ford F-150 line is the bestselling medium to heavy sized truck in the United States. There are a few reasons for this trucks dominance on the auto scene. Of course, the F-150 is used as a utility vehicle- but the Raptor is the luxe version of the old workhorse. These vehicles have some mods that make them more efficient compared to other trucks in this class.

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Ford Edge Technology Features in 2018

Ford wants to give its drivers new confidence in the safety features and technology packed into the Ford Edge. It’s one of the top SUVs for its class because of its interiors as well. With new style and comfort, you get an all new technology package that features the Ford Safe and Smart Package, including front 180-degree cameras, blind spot information system, cross-traffic alerts, and so much more. 

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The Ford Flex Offers Your Family the Technology that You All Want

If you are looking for an SUV with room for your family and also good technology features, consider the Ford Flex. This popular three row midsize SUV will keep your family happy with all of the technology features that it offers.

If your family members tend to get nervous when you are in difficult parking situations, they will love the fact that the Ford Flex sets you up with help through the Active Park Assist feature. 

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Drive the New Ford Fusion Energi at Ron DuPratt Ford

When Ford wants to try out something new or unique with a midsized sedan they turn the Ford Fusion. While the Ford Fusion is a midsize car, it is also very easy to swap out technology for. This allows Ford to install items like hybrid or electric engines with little change to performance or a bad reception from the consumer market. The Ford Fusion Energi is based on the Fusion but has a hybrid propulsion system.

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Which Engine Will You Choose for Your F-150?

Life is full of choices, and with the 2018 Ford F-150, you have six to choose from. We here at Ron DuPratt Ford are excited to present some of the options on this popular pickup truck.

The TI-VCT V8 provides a lot of muscle to the F-150 with up to 395 horsepower and up to 400 lb.-ft of torque. How does it do that? 

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Ford Focus Technology Features You’ll Love

Part of the reason the Ford Focus is such a popular compact car has to do with its technology features. Here are two of those features drivers will certainly appreciate.

After you have the Focus on the highway, watch what happens when you try to change lanes. The Blind Spot Information System is going to see if any vehicles are in your blind spot, then alert you not to make that lane change.

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Check Out the Great Technology in the Ford Escape

The Ford Escape is one of the top crossover SUVs, and it is made in the USA. One of its top safety features is the lane-keeping assist system. This software identifies when the vehicle is too close to a lane marker, and it adjusts the steering in order to keep you in your lane.

Another helpful safety feature in the Ford Escape is its Forward Collision Warning and Brake Assist. The Escape's radar detects when you are too close to the back of another vehicle. It primes the brakes and delivers an audible warning so you can stop.

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