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The 2018 Mustang Features Advanced Safety Technology

There are few things more terrifying than starting to change to a seemingly empty lane when suddenly another vehicle seems to materialize out of nowhere. Even with the most careful driving and checking, it can sometimes be impossible to see a car that is directly in your blind spot. The 2018 Ford Mustang looks to solve that problem with some exciting new technologies, ensuring that it will continue to be one of the most popular sports cars on the market.

The new Mustang features a type of technology called a Blind Spot Information System. 

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Ford Fusion: Designed for When the Road is Rough

High-tech performance features make the new Ford Fusion a car that has to be experienced to believe. The Fusion is a favorite midsize sedan that has the features of a luxury vehicle. The Fusion makes driving one of the true simple pleasures in life.

The performance features of this vehicle emphasize handling, smooth ride, and control, even on rough road surfaces. Ford knows that the road ahead is not always easy and provides performance features such as intelligent all-wheel drive and an advanced suspension system that helps adjust for bumps in the road.  

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What Does the Appearance Package Add to the Standard Ford Flex?

With the Ford Flex range, Ford designers added accent features such as the bright exhaust tips, chrome-accented handles on the upper two trims, a distinctive chrome grille, and added silver features front and back for the top trim. For those owners who want that extra bit of glitz on their vehicle, they can opt for the Appearance Package.

The Ford Flex Appearance Package elevates the character of the Ford Flex beyond the high standard the regular package already supplies. 

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Ford Edge Style Features That Impress

The new midsize Ford Edge has certainly been getting a lot of attention these days. These are a couple design features that are sure to grab your attention as you choose a vehicle to navigate the streets of Altoona, Pennsylvania and beyond.

When you see the new Ford Edge come rolling down the highway, you won't be able to forget it. The sleek sporty design of this SUV is unique for a midsize, and comes with painted 19-inch wheels, rear spoiler, and blackened headlights. Even small attention to details like mirror caps, slid plates, and a front grille just…

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Ford C-MAX: Unrivaled Performance in a Compact Package

Ford Motor Company's new 2018 C-MAX hybrid has made waves in the compact hybrid scene, arriving without warning, and offering unparalleled power with unbelievable technology. Its high-tech infotainment and performance features certainly made a strong impression upon the vehicle's release.

Equip your new Ford C-MAX with the available SYNC 3 infotainment technology to enjoy smartphone integration. You can listen to your favorite tunes and more on your morning drive after connecting your Android phone through the Android Auto system. 

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New Ford Taurus Excels at Performance

Compact cars usually lack storage while larger SUVs don't get the greatest fuel economy. Thus, full-size sedans are a very popular car choice. That is why we here at Courtesy Ford Lincoln are so excited to introduce the new 2018 Ford Taurus to Altoona, PA commuters.

First, we look at the Taurus model's electric power assisted steering. This feature helps offset some of the negative effects of strong cross winds by self correcting the steering wheel making for the smoothest drive possible in even the poorest of weather conditions. 

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Keep Your Tires at the Correct Pressure

Did you know that by making sure that your tires are properly inflated and have enough tread, you can actually increase your fuel economy? This is because when they are under- or over-inflated or have little to no tread, the car has to work harder to start and stop, thus using more fuel. That is why we here at Courtesy Ford Lincoln in Altoona want to be sure you know how to properly inflate your tire and check its tread level.

Most gas stations have air compressors that you can inflate your tires with for just a few quarters. 

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Your Suspension Absorbs Bumps so You Don't Have to

It is winter time in many parts of the country, and for most of us, this means potholes. Teeth rattling and headache-inducing, these would be a lot worse and even small bumps more noticeable if not for our car's suspension systems. At Courtesy Ford Lincoln here in Altoona, PA we are able to check your suspension if you notice a rougher than normal ride.

When you hit a pothole or other bump in the road, it produces a lot of energy, and the energy is directed upward into the vehicle. 

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2018 Ford Expedition vs. 2018 GMC Yukon


With the New Year comes new possibilities and a new full-size SUV. Two choices are the 2018 Ford Expedition and 2018 GMC Yukon, below are some comparisons to help you decide:

• Towing- Both the Expedition and Yukon have available towing packages, but the Expedition has a maximum tow capability of 9300 lbs. while the Yukon’s maximum tow capability is 8500 lbs.

• Emergency Response- Both the Expedition and Yukon have services that monitor your vehicle's airbags and GPS so if there is an accident emergency responders can locate the vehicle quickly, but the Yukon utilizes OnStar...
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Enjoy Style and Performance from the 2018 Ford Fusion


The 2018 Ford Fusion features a trendy, sporty look inside and out that owners have come to love. Having a midsized sedan does not mean scrimping on gas savings. The 2.0L 6V engine is rated at 21/32 mpg. However, if you are in the market for style and more power, simply choose from three different EcoBoost 2.7L engines. Add turbocharge technology for 325 hp and 380 pounds of foot torque.

You will also appreciate the Fusion's continuous controlled damping system, which constantly monitors suspension motion, the vehicle's movement, steering, and braking to make automatic adjustments…
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