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Say Hello to Ford's Head-Turning SUV, the 2017 Explorer

Has your new-car search turned to the full-size crossover class? Well, if so, we here at Buckeye Ford LLC believe you'll find a whole heck of a lot to enjoy about ours, the 2017 Explorer.

"Like what?" you wonder.

Our friends at MotorWeek are here to supply you with the necessary context; join them in the clip below:

The Explorer's mid-level engine -- a turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder -- is no doubt one of its best.

Optional on the Base and XLT trims, the turbo-four teams with a six-speed automatic transmission to make a muscular 280 horsepower and 310 pound-feet…

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Updated Looks and Improved Acceleration Give 2018 Mustang GT Extra Sporting Credibility

Since 1962, The Ford Mustang has been known as an American Muscle Car and a Midwest classic. The 2018 Ford Mustang GTtakes its place in the line of powerful, fast cars having already bested some of the top sports cars in its class. In the new Drag Strip mode, one of many new driving modes you can enjoy, the Mustang was recorded going from 0-60 mph in under four seconds.

On the outside, the Mustang gets its first makeover since 2015 with a more aggressive front clip that includes LED lights standard and the option for LED foglights.


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Quiet Start Gives 2018 Mustang GT Owners the Best of Both Worlds

Your car is your whole life. You are devoted to performance. You do your own oil changes, know what the difference between all-wheel drive and four-wheel drive is, and everybody at the dragway knows your name.

Unfortunately, your passion for motorsports doesn't mean your neighbors will be understanding when it sounds like a thunderstorm is coming from your driveway at 7 a.m. when their baby is finally asleep.

Steve von Forester, Ford's user experience team lead, learned this lesson first hand when his neighbors called in a noise complaint over his Shelby GT350.

"I love the sound…

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carwow Provides Closer Look at 2017 Ford Mustang

If you're searching for a sports car that's every bit as stylish as it is substantive, we here at Buckeye Ford LLC think you may well find your perfect fit in ours, the 2017 Mustang.

And what makes us say that?

The clip below should help spell it out.  Join carwow commentator Mat Watson, as he takes the Mustang out for a test run:

Without question the most racetrack-ready member of the Mustang…

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2017 Ford Focus RS Thrills Team

Has the hot hatchback segment been calling your name? Well, if so, we here at Buckeye Ford LLC suggest you heed its cries -- and then turn your attention to ours, the 2017 Focus RS.

Could it be a match made in automotive heaven?

Click "play" on the clip below to figure that out; here with more on all things Focus RS is Road Test Editor Dan Ilika:

When it comes to the Focus RS, its turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder engine most certainly takes center stage.

Teaming with a six-speed manual transmission and a standard all-wheel-drive system, the Focus…

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Clean and Wax

If you think a car wash alone is enough-think again. You should clean your car regularly, but you should also get your car waxed to give it extra protection against the outside elements that will ruin your paint job. Wax acts as a protective barrier against everything and will keep your paint job looking nice and shiny. You should normally get your car washed every two weeks or so, but do it sooner if your car gets dirtier faster. You can also get your car washed later than two weeks if it doesn't really need a car wash that…
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Some Tips to Make College Visit Road Trips Easier

Summer is coming up and if you have teenagers then you are more than likely going to be planning at least one or two, possibly more, road trips to visit potential colleges. This is a great time for you and your kids to have a re-bonding, and for you to make a few last memories before they head off on their own life journeys. Don’t let this chance be marred by potential headaches and nightmare. Plan ahead before your road trips and you will be able to address any unexpected issues that arise with no difficulty.

One of the…
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2017 Ford Fusion Strikes a Pose for MotorWeek Pundits

In your mind, what qualities comprise a solid midsize sedan? Is it style, performance, available amenities, or some combination of the three?

Well, no matter your reply, we here at Buckeye Ford Lincoln LLC believe you'll find that which you're after in the form of ours, the 2017 Ford Fusion.

And now, here with more on all things Fusion are the car critics at MotorWeek. Check out their review of this delightful four-door right here:

A superb selection for the driving enthusiast, the top-of-the-line V6 Sport model places a premium on performance.

Standard equipment on this trim includes…

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Could Your Next Ford Create Clean Drinking Water in an Emergency?

Water scarcity is already a serious problem in many developing parts of the world, and the UN says it is only going to get worse. Nearly half of the world's population will struggle with clean water shortages by 2030.

One country currently under high water-stress innovated a clever solution. A billboard in Lima, Peru was designed to condense and filter water out of the humid air, and distribute…

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