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The Ford Focus ST: Comfort and Luxury in a Sporty Hatchback

How do you feel about comfort and luxury in a sporty compact performance hatchback? Sounds good, right? Then you should take a look at the Ford Focus ST. It has features that will make you and your passengers feel more comfortable, as well as features that will make you feel like putting the pedal to the metal.

Heated seats and a heated steering wheel that are made of leather will make you feel warm and toasty yet luxuriously comfortable on cold days. And don't forget how much you'll like the flat-bottom steering wheel, which will also allow you…

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The Ford Focus Advantage: Colors and Wheel Designs for Every Driver

If you're in the market for a Ford Focus, you'll quickly realize that this is no ordinary car. This popular compact vehicle can be perfectly tailored to your style, thanks to its wide range of colors and wheel designs.

The Ford Focus is known for its brightly colored exteriors. When you're selecting a Focus, you'll get to choose from colors like blue metallic, race red, triple yellow, white gold, and outrageous green. The wheel lineup is similarly impressive. Wheel sizes range from 15" to 19", and they're constructed of high performance materials like steel, silver-painted…

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What Ford Fusion trims carry Intelligent All-wheel drive?

Intelligent All-Wheel drive is a technology addition that responds to tire slippage by adjusting the amount of torque assigned to the other three tires when one tire slips. The effect is to dampen the results that a one-wheel slip can cause through a cascade effect. Drivers do not notice this effect because it happens in the space of a second or less. Such is the technology level available in new vehicles.

The Intelligent All-Wheel Drive comes standard on the V-6 Sport trim. Ford engineers deemed the addition of Intelligent All-Wheel Drive to the Sport...

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If You Need To Move Cargo, The Capability Of The Ford Transit Connect Should Catch Your Attention


The Ford Transit Connect is a perfect choice for any business that needs something to haul any type of cargo. Perfect for small business that need to run just one vehicle or a full fleet for a crew, the Transit Connect is smart and capable.

The Transit Connect has a long list of capability features for 2018 that include:
  • Up to 128.6 cu. ft. of cargo space
  • Maximum payload rating of 1,610 lbs
  • A towing capacity of up to 2,000 lbs. when equipped with the Trailer Tow Prep Package
  • 2.5L iVCT engine
  • 6-speed SelectShift automatic transmission…
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The Classic Design Of The Ford Mustang

Classic cars are beloved by so many for a variety of reasons. They are timeless and can go toe to toe with cars from any era. For this reason, many car manufacturers try to do their best to avoid tweaking these classic models very much. If it isn't broken, there's no need to fix it. That is why our team here at Donley Ford Lincoln of Mt. Vernon Inc. is so excited about the introduction of the brand new 2018 Ford Mustang.

This year, this sports car comes in three brand new colors. This means that consumers have…

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Your Wheels Will Hug the Road With the Ford Taurus Performance Features

You want control of your vehicle, and the Ford Taurus has the agility on the road to handle even tight corners with ease. Imagine a vehicle that can hug corners, making you feel like a racecar driver, except without the danger. The Ford Taurus delivers these benefits through three features: sport-tuned suspension and torque-vectoring and curve control.

The suspension on the Ford Taurus enables the vehicle to hug corners and provides a superior riding experience. The torque vectoring control slows the front inside wheel during a turn to deliver maximum torque to the...

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Ford Explorer


Even though the auto market offers a dizzying array of car brands and models, Ford Explorer is definitely a safe and smart package. This new SUV model packs a host of safety and driver assist features. If you love to tow, then, this is the perfect model for you. Ford Explorer is designed to haul a significant amount of load and still have a big space for passengers inside.

Ford Explorer gets an improved external revamp as well as a sleek internal re-design encompassing an edge cutting technology bundling a bunch of interconnected devices. The minor revamps availed some of…
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Checking Your Car Tread in Icy and Wet Weather Seasons


Icy and wet conditions, as opposed to hot and humid weather, is what normally concerns drivers. This is because wet and icy conditions have a way of degrading the tire tread because driving in such weather requires extra traction.

As such, it is important to check the tire tread and observe whether they are wearing out. In these harsh weather conditions, it is normally very hard to see whether that is happening. At our dealership, we have invented the “penny trick” to help you check your tire tread in such weather conditions. All you need to do is insert a…
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Importance of Clean Air Filters


Your vehicle contains two important filters that help maintain the safety of both the vehicle and the occupants of the car. The cabin air filter has the duty of keeping the air quality inside of the cab of the vehicle free of any particles in the air like dust, pollen and mold spores. This filter is recommended to be inspected and changed at certain intervals, and those intervals can decrease depending on the driving conditions that the vehicle operates in. Your car also contains an engine air filter that prevents airborne particles like dirt, dust, and debris from...
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Sand, kitty litter, and salt can be useful in the winter


We here at Donley Ford Lincoln of Mt. Vernon Inc. know that there are few people in the Mount Vernon area who enjoy driving in winter months because of the hazardous road conditions. We want to let you know that if you become stranded because your car is resting on snow or ice and you cannot get out of a ditch that you can use kitty litter, sand, or salt to try to break yourself free.

?One of salt's properties is that it can melt snow. This can be used under your vehicle or in a ditch to try…
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