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Make the most of the final summer weeks with the Ford Escape

The summer months come but once a year, and we don’t know about you, but we love to embrace them here at Bob Swope Ford. One exceptional way to make the most of your summer is by traveling to new and exciting places. You may want to be sure that you're driving a vehicle that accommodates and performs, however, like the 2017 Ford Escape.

 

No matter where you go, the Intelligent 4WD in the #FordEscape will help you get there.

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2018 Ford Mustang GT Sizzles On Drag Strip with 0-to-60 Sprint Under 4 Seconds

How much can you get done in four seconds? You could shoot four hockey pucks into the goal, or chug a bottle of water. Serious athletes can climb an entire rock wall in four seconds.

The 2018 Mustang GT can go from 0 to 60 mph.

Its newfound prowess in launch speed, which beats out the non-Turbo versions of the Porsche 911, can be attributed to four factors:

  • More powerful 5.0-liter V8 engine
  • New 10-speed SelectShift® automatic transmission
  • Drag Strip mode
  • Newly available Michelin Pilot Sport 4 S tires

With 460 horsepower and 420 pound-feet of torque, there's…

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Latest J.D. Power Initial Quality Study Offers One More Reason to Choose the Ford Brand

Ford always puts customer satisfaction first! It does so by continuing to refine its craftsmanship. One way in which you can observe its commitment to the creation of high-quality vehicles is by reviewing the recent results from the J.D. Power Initial Quality Study. With fewer problems reported within the first 90 days of ownership, the automaker has successfully improved...

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Tips to Boost Fuel Economy

Today's cars have a number of improvements that make them more fuel efficient, including improvements in engine technology and lighter materials. But you still want to do all you can to get the best fuel economy possible, and here are some tips to do that.
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Tire Rotation is More Than for Tire Wear

Tire rotation is an extremely important part of vehicle maintenance that should be done consistently. Your tires need to be rotated for them to wear evenly.
Tire rotation extends the life of your tires. However, it also leads to better-quality fuel mileage while contributing to a smoother and much more comfortable ride.
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Rock Chip Repairs are Quite Painless

Nobody wants to shell out the dough for a brand new windshield. But there are some ways to avoid having to get a new one. If you get a rock chip in your windshield-take care of it right away. The longer you put off dealing with the problem, the more likely it will grow into a big, ugly mess. Cracks will spread and will get in your line of vision, and then you will be forced to replace it. But if you just get the ding repaired in the first place, that is much less likely to happen. The process…
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Why Changing Oil is Recommended for your Car Regularly

Because of the high temperatures oil usually undergoes breakdown. If thermal breakdown occurs, the oil cannot function as it should, and the lubricant becomes less effective. If the lubricant is not effective, the parts of the engine usually rub together causing wear and tear of the components. To do the exercise, you will need oil filter wrench. The oil has additives, and they have the ability to neutralize acids. If used without changing, they get used up and are not effective.

Oil is also important in that it absorbs water, dust and the byproducts of burning and keeps them suspended…

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Focus on Your Exciting Life, Not Your Car Payments, With the New Ford Focus

Whether you are just starting a family, buying your kid their first car, or you are on a strict budget, the new 2017 Ford Focus is right for you! This affordable car is starting at a reasonable price, and you can lease it for an affordable amount as well. This makes it the perfect low-budget vehicle! Save money on gas with the amazing estimation of 26 miles per gallon city and 38 on the highway! This gas mileage can make your commute even more enjoyable when you don't feel like you are driving a gas guzzler!...

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Economical Driving in the 2017 Ford Escape

Economical Driving in the 2017 Ford Escape The 2017 Ford Escape is a crossover SUV that has an economical powertrain. Capable of delivering 179 horsepower and 177 pound-feet of peak torque, the 1.5 L EcoBoost engine is quite powerful for its compact design. You may also select the 2.0 L EcoBoost engine to get easy access to 245 hp and 275 lb-ft of torque. Both of these four-cylinder engines include turbochargers that generate such impressive output. Additionally, the Auto Start-Stop function ensures that you don't waste excessive fuel when cruising in the Ford Escape. 
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