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Roadside Emergency Tips That Will Keep You Safer

A roadside emergency could occur at any time, so it is always better to be prepared than to simply overreact at the scene. Consider these roadside emergency tips if your vehicle is ever disabled.

If a driver pulls over to offer assistance, stay in your locked car and crack the window to ask them to call for assistance.

Never place road flares or safety triangles too close to the disabled vehicle. Give other drivers enough time to react by placing the safety devices much further away than you might think.

In the event one of the tires has a blowout…
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Pre-Road Trip Checklist

When it comes time to hit the road this holiday season, many headaches can come up because you are not fully prepared for a long road trip especially if you are traveling with children. To make sure you have everything you need make sure you create a list of everything you plan on packing. This is very important because no one likes to be traveling and then suddenly remember that they forget a key part…
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Ford Has a Superstar Sports Car in the 2017 Mustang

Are you perusing the sports coupe segment for your next automotive purchase? Well, if so, we here at Szott Ford think you should set your sights on ours, the 2017 Mustang.

How come?

carwow personality Mat Watson explains all in the clip below; ride along with him right here:

The Mustang's mid-level model -- the EcoBoost Premium -- definitely delivers the goods in a major way.

Standard amenities on this iteration include heated mirrors, a rear diffuser, ambient interior lighting, adjustable drive modes, aluminum and chrome interior embellishments, dual-zone auto climate control ...

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Tips To Stay Safe From Accidents When Driving

People think that driving is an easy job, but there are many factors that combine to make for a safe driving experience. The first thing that people need to do when driving is not to pick up calls or talk over the phone. As per surveys, it is one of the biggest reasons why a most accident occurs.

Even if you feel talking over the phone for a minute does no harm, think again. Pull over the car on the side, switch on the emergency lights and then talk over the phone.

Also, never drink and drive. It is also…
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2017 Ford Explorer Earns Acclaim from MotorWeek Team

If you've a hankering for a full-size SUV for your next automotive purchase, we here at Szott Ford think you may well meet your match in ours, the 2017 Explorer.

Wondering what, specifically, makes us say that?

Well, it's sure to make a good bit more sense after scoping the clip below. Tag along with our friends over at MotorWeek to discover that which that Explorer has in store:

Smack-dab in the middle of the Explorer catalog is where one would find the impressively appointed Limited trim.

Standard amenities on this iteration include a 280-horsepower turbocharged four-cylinder engine…

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Autotrader States Case for Spiffy 2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid

No bones about it: the 2017 Fusion Hybrid is, far and away, one of the most impressive vehicles we here at Szott Ford have encountered in quite some time.

As such a statement is likely to prompt the all-important question of why, we now call your attention to the clip below.

Saddle up with Autotrader commentator Jabari Jones, as he takes the Fusion Hybrid out for a spin:

If you want a well-equipped base model, you're in luck -- the Fusion Hybrid S is all that and then some.

Standard features include 17-inch alloy wheels, automatic headlights, a rearview camera…

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40 Straight Years and Counting: Ford F-Series is the Best-Selling Truck in America

Yesterday, Ford Motor Company issued a press release announcing yet another major milestone for its F-Series lineup of pickup trucks. Since January 1977, the automaker has sold more than 26 million F-Series trucks and has been the number one selling truck brand in the country 40 years in a row. In addition to four decades of dominance in the truck segment, F-Series has also been the number one selling vehicle in general for 35 years...

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Ford Trucks Benefit from More Than a Century of Engineering

"Age before beauty" is a popular maxim.
Over time, the top brands gain a certain cache because they have probably weathered almost every storm.  When the tough times approach, Ford conquers them -- and now so can you with a Ford truck!
What goes into being "Built Ford Tough?" 
The truck must pass the “Accelerated Durability Route” trial with flying colors.  This places extreme stress on the shocks, struts and suspension.  There have been 12 million miles logged on these testing courses.
Will your Ford melt under the Arizona sun?
No.  Your truck has also been tested under intense heat lamps…
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Reader's Digest Recognizes Ford as One of the Most Trusted Brands in the Biz

Man, oh man, this award is a long time coming.
Working the auto industry, you hear a lot of talk about which cars are good and bad.  I hate to hear people badmouthing Ford vehicles that have never driven one and don’t know much about the company.
I mean, first of all, when it comes to trucks, the Ford F-150 is the work truck for people throughout the entire world.  People…
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Ford Fusion: Dependable and Beautiful

You have to be dependable in so many different areas of your life. You are a dependable employee at work. You are a dependable parent being there at their beck and call. You may even be dependable to different community organizations. You need a car that is as dependable as you are, and that car is the 2017 Ford Fusion. Like you, however, the Ford Fusion has many different facets. For starters, it is extremely beautiful both inside and out. The Fusion is also loaded with features that you will wonder how you lived without. Watch as this mother tells…
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