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The 2018 Ford Fiesta: Fun to Drive

You are looking for a vehicle that you will enjoy owning and that you will enjoy driving. The 2018 Ford Fiesta could be just what you are seeking, and it could be the perfect car to take you all over Altoona, PA and beyond! Let the Courtesy Ford Lincoln team introduce you to this fun-to-drive Ford vehicle.

  • The Ford Fiesta features a great audio system that makes it fun to drive.
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The Ford Fusion: A Little Something for Everybody

There's no doubt about – the 2018 Ford Fusion has a little something for everybody across all of the model range. Here is just a random sampling of some of the things that the Ford Fusion could offer mid-size sedan lovers:

The new Ford Fusion offers good standard equipment for bargain hunters. One of the best things about the 2018 Ford Fusion is that a lot of things come standard, including a dynamic engine paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission, a USB plug-in, climate control and a rearview camera. The new Fusion also offers great options for fuel misers.

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The New 2017 Ford F-150 Truck with Enhanced Features

In need of a new vehicle with the capability to get your heavy work done? Then look no further -- the 2017 Ford F-150 comes with great features and a unique design. The truck is made to outperform any car when it comes to heavy work. The exterior and the interior are fit for both toughness of any kind when at work on the street, off the road and under any pressure, F-150 continuously to work intensively.

The Ford F-150 has an available 3.5L EcoBoost engine with 10-speed transmission offering best-in-class torque with 12,200-lb. With an addition of all…

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Do You Really Need GAP Insurance?


This question is asked by many potential car buyers. The answer rests entirely on how they are purchasing their car. While GAP insurance was not really needed in the old days of car buying, consumers are engaging in different purchasing habits nowadays. Most car buyers are taking out longer loans and also driving more miles on an annual basis. This results in rapid depreciation on the vehicle.

If that vehicle gets into an accident, the insurance company is only...
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Do You Need Winter Tires if Your Truck Has 4WD?

Your Ford F-150 has over 9 inches of ground clearance. It has a powerful engine built for towing and hauling, and tackles tough terrain without breaking a sweat, thanks to its capable four-wheel drive system.

You don't need snow tires to get through an Altoona winter, do you?

A study has shown drivers are more likely to crash in a pickup than any other type of vehicle when roads are snow-covered or icy. The reason may be because of the over-confidence drivers have in their truck's capability—they may drive too fast, or fail to have winter tires…

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How Does Technology Improve Towing Capability in the 2017 F-150?


Technology has come a long way in improving the performance and convenience of automobiles. New models have tech features to aid in safety, connectivity, entertainment, and more. Cars are getting smarter and smarter. Recently, Ford has used technology to improve the towing experience in its F-150 pickup. These new innovations make towing with the F-150 a walk in the park, even for those how have never towed before.

One of the first challenges of towing is getting the tow hitch lined up correctly. Ford fixed this issue with the F-150's trailer-guide, which shows a guided path through the rearview…

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Use Ford's Hands Free Liftgate to Simplify Your Daily Tasks


Most drivers near Altoona use their SUVs to help with everyday tasks. Picking up dry cleaning, moving furniture, and more -- it's all part of the job for an SUV. They're ultra convenient. That is, until you try to stow cargo by yourself.

Ford has found a way to round out the convenience of its SUVs with the hands free liftgate. As the name suggests, this feature allows users to open the rear hatch without using hands. This can come in handy when you're trying to throw bulky items in the cargo area.

It's a surprisingly simple…

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How Ford Makes its Lane Keeping System More Appealing

Have you ever owned a car with lane-departure warnings? If you have, there's a good chance you turned that system off and never looked back.

A previous Insurance Institute for Highway Safety study found over 60 percent of vehicles with lane-departure warnings had the systems deactivated. A new study has a little more hope—only 49 percent of lane-departure systems were turned off. That's still a lot, but what motivates people to turn this technology off vs. keeping it on?

 

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Ford's 2018 Mustang GT: Considerate Power

When you drive the 2018 Ford Mustang GT, you'll experience the power of a 5.0-liter Coyote V8 engine. That's 460 horsepower; more than enough to satisfy even the most power hungry of drivers.

Ford knows however, that power isn't good for every situation. The roar of the GT's V8 engine, for instance, might be a bit much if you're leaving home early or driving through your peaceful neighborhood. Thankfully, the automaker has added some new features to the GT model to help you remain a good neighbor while you enjoy your car.

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