How many pieces are in the LEGO 1968 Ford Mustang set?
Did you play with LEGO sets as a kid? Can you remember evenings spent in your room with hundreds of pieces of LEGOs spread out on the floor while you built new structures and vehicles for brand-new worlds generated by your own imagination? Perhaps you enjoyed the LEGO sets that let you recreate an iconic setting from a film or TV show. At any rate, if you enjoyed LEGOs as a kid (or still enjoy them as an adult), and you also happen to be a car aficionado, you may be interested in the all-new LEGO Speed Champions lineup. In it, LEGO honors a Ford classic: the 1968 Ford Mustang. You’ll be able to build your own miniaturized version of the car, but how many pieces will it take? Read ahead for that and more! Read the rest of this entry »
Pictures of the 2019 Ford Ranger and Mustang Bullitt from the Chicago Auto Show
It’s February, and that can mean only one thing: The Chicago Auto Show! Okay, so there’s something about Cupid and hearts and true love as well, but aside from that, February is a great time to catch up on what automakers worldwide have been doing with the Chicago Auto Show. Ford has already gotten the year off to an interesting start, announcing the return of the Ranger, as well as announcing a tribute to the legendary action film “Bullitt” with a limited edition Mustang. These were certainly highlights of Ford’s display at the show this year. Take a look at a few pictures of the 2019 Ford Ranger and Mustang Bullitt from the Chicago Auto Show. Read the rest of this entry »
What should you always have inside your car?
When you really think about it, driving is a rather precarious activity. You’re sitting behind the wheel of a ton of machinery careening down the road at speeds of 25 to 75 miles per hour, always counting on that machine to run properly and for other people commanding their massive machines to obey all necessary traffic laws. And let’s not forget about the havoc Mother Nature can throw into the mix on occasion. The point is, so much can go wrong, from little calamities to major catastrophes, and it is important to be prepared by packing the right items for the ride. What should you always have inside your car? Read on for our list of suggestions. Read the rest of this entry »
How to use tip-and-slide seats on the 2018 Ford Expedition
If you are looking to get behind the wheel of a three-row SUV like the massive Ford Expedition, you likely have a number of different ideas running through your head. Among those ideas might be how you can comfortably get into the third row without getting stuck in the process. Fortunately, Ford has made this process nice and easy. Read ahead for tips on how to use the tip-and-slide seats on the 2018 Ford Expedition. Read the rest of this entry »
What is the cargo capacity of the 2018 Lincoln Navigator?
In a world saturated by crossovers and SUVs, it takes a lot to stand out from the crowd. One must be special in order to make itself known, and that is where Lincoln comes in. The designers and innovators at the luxury brand understand that the same old thing just won’t cut it, and in order to create a rewarding experience, an SUV must provide its passengers with amenities as well as versatility in the form of cargo space and seating capacity. What is the cargo capacity of the 2018 Lincoln Navigator? We break it down. Read the rest of this entry »
How to avoid fishtailing in rain and snow
We may not receive the same kind of brutal winters that our neighbors to the north receive, but here in Georgia things can still become quite slick. Maybe we’re not getting a foot of snow, but even when the roads are coated in a fresh layer of ice from a freezing rain or slushy snow from a quick storm, something as simple and routine as your daily commute can be extremely hazardous. Cars can slip and slide all over the place, and a common way this happens is with fishtailing in rain and snow. Read ahead for tips on how to avoid that. Read the rest of this entry »
2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt engine specs and design features
Automobile enthusiasts know that the Ford Mustang is a legendary sports car that makes jaws drop as it screams around every corner. Likewise, classic movie fans remember the excitement they felt the first time they watched “Bullitt,” with its action scenes among the best of all time. Of course, one of the stars of the film, aside from Steve McQueen, was the 1968 Mustang GT. Ford is paying tribute to that vehicle with the limited edition 2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt. Let’s take a look at the impressive engine specs and design features. Read the rest of this entry »
2019 Ford Ranger design and technology features
There’s a cliché that goes, “everything old is new again.” Sometimes that kind of saying is met with eye rolls as the latest movie remake hits the multiplex. Other times it’s a sign of something that worked well once before getting another chance to work its magic in the modern world. So it goes with the 2019 Ford Ranger, a rebirth of a popular midsize Ford pickup truck that will be driving along American roads once again soon. Ford has released information about its design and technology features. Let’s take a closer look at what we know so far. Read the rest of this entry »
What is the 2018 Ford EcoSport fuel economy and cargo capacity?
Have you heard about the latest addition to the already-stellar Ford lineup? This year sees the all-new 2018 Ford EcoSport hitting the roads all across the country and, like the entire Ford family, it has a great deal to offer drivers. The EcoSport is a compact crossover SUV model that can carry your items with ease while offering an efficient ride that won’t strain your finances. What is the 2018 Ford EcoSport fuel economy and cargo capacity? Read ahead for the details. Read the rest of this entry »
What to do while you wait for your car to be serviced
Let’s not kid ourselves—even if you love cars and everything automotive, chances are good that when you have to take your vehicle in for servicing, it’s probably not the highlight of your day. You have things to do! Every vehicle needs to be checked on to make sure it continues running well or, if you’ve been hearing a weird sound lately, any issues with your vehicle are remedied. What if you need to sit in the waiting room for a while as your vehicle is up on the lift being fixed? Read on for some suggestions of what to do while you wait for your car to be serviced. Read the rest of this entry »