The 2017 Ford F-150: The Perfect Truck for all Your Driving

In the market for a full-sized truck? Look no further than the 2017 Ford F-150. The recipient of numerous awards from respected publications such as Kelly Blue Book and Car and Driver Magazine, it delivers power, comfort, versatility, and more. Whether you need a powerful and reliable work truck or simply a truck for leisure and recreation, the F-150 can satisfy your needs.

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Check Out the Convention-Smashing 2017 Ford Flex

A full-size crossover that's wholly unafraid to march to the beat of its own drum, the 2017 Flex is for sure one of the most intriguing vehicles here at Interstate Ford. Blending the best qualities of an SUV with those of a wagon, the Flex is altogether in a league of its own.

Wondering what we mean?

Then, the clip below has your name on it. Here to explain what the Flex brings to the table are the car critics at

Performance purists are sure to meet their match in the Flex's range-topping engine, a turbocharged…

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We here at Interstate Ford were wondering: have you had a chance to meet out our beloved American brand's hot hatch, the 2017 Focus RS? Well, if not, we hate to be the bearer of bad news, but:

You may well be missing out.

Fret not, however, as Road Test Editor Dan Ilika is here to bring you up to speed. Link up with him in the clip below:

Without a doubt its headlining attraction, the Focus RS's turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder engine is altogether out of this world.

Joining with a six-speed manual transmission, this…

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Ford Vies for Sedan-Segment Supremacy with Fantastic 2017 Fusion

Has the midsize sedan segment been calling your name? Well, if so, we here at Interstate Ford suggest you heed its cries, and then turn your attention to ours, the 2017 Fusion.

Will this be the one to bring your new-car search to a close?

Make that determination by watching the video below. Here now with more on all things Fusion is Managing Editor Jodi Lai:

It's hard to argue with an entry-level engine like the Fusion's, a 2.5-liter four-cylinder.

Standard on the S and SE trims, the base four-banger joins with a six-speed automatic…

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Test Drive Autotrader's Hottest Car of Summer 2017

Summer is going strong here in Miamisburg, OH. Do you know what the hottest car of the summer is?

If you guessed the Ford F-150, you're absolutely right.

Autotrader recently released a list of the top ten most-researched vehicles on their site -- the hottest cars -- for summer 2017 and the Ford F-150 sits comfortably at the top.

We're pleasantly unsurprised by this as the Ford F-150 has been gathering the love of drivers for the past four decades.

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The Road Trip Dream

Your next road trip can be a dream or a nightmare. The difference is in the steps you take to prepare.

STEP 1) Have your vehicle checked by qualified technicians. Call for an appointment and let our service bay mechanic give your vehicle a clean bill of health before your trip.

STEP 2) Make the trip fun for the little ones. Children bore easily, and become irritable when bored. Many modern vehicles have the ability to show movies from DVDs or play the children’s favorite tunes over the vehicle’s sound system.

You can also go old school and…
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Car Wash

Make your friends jealous with a clean car. In most cities, a car wash opens early and stays open late. You can have a car hand washed or by a machine. Extra meticulous owners might prefer to take care of this chore with no outside help. However, a professional car wash covers details you might miss. Put your car cleaning on a schedule and you will keep it looking like new.

A car's exterior collects bugs, salt, and dust every day. Pollen is terrible for a car's finish, particularly after rain. If left sitting on your car, pollen…
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Using Your Cruise Control Can Save Gas

All new vehicles have this standard option and it is useful for many reasons. Not the least of which is that you can cut down on your fuel consumption when using your cruise control effectively. First of all, cruise control is not recommended for city driving. There are too many starts and stops as well as the fact that you will not be going fast enough to warrant its use. In the city, cruise control can actually hurt your fuel consumption.

When you are on a highway or interstate with uninterrupted travel, cruise control typically works best if you set…
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