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Checking on Your Tire Pressure and Tread

Staying on top of your tire pressure and the tread is critical to staying safe on the road and prolonging the life of your tires. Replacing your tires more than necessary can get expensive, which is why preventative maintenance always pays off in the long run.

You can check your tire pressure by placing the end of the gauge on the valve of each tire until you get a reading. Check these measurements against the manufacturer's recommended PSI, which you can usually find in your car manual. You may have to use an air compressor to fill each tire…

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The Transfer Case: The Key to Maintaining Your All-Wheel Drive

If you have 4-wheel or all-wheel drive, have you ever felt that it would be difficult to imagine your life without it? It can be pretty nice to have if you ever get stuck on uneven roads, mud, or ice. Imagine if that capability on your car suddenly went out. That's exactly what can happen if your transfer case breaks.

What is a transfer case? It's the gearbox that shifts the weight in your vehicle from axle to axle when your wheel begins to slip. If a transfer case is beginning to fail, you will likely hear a…

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AutoGuide.com Revels in Fast, Fun 2017 Ford Focus RS

Though it's only been around for a few short years, it seems to us at Wilson Motors that the Focus RS, Ford's hot hatchback, is fast making a name for itself.

Will the 2017 iteration continue this trend?

Click "play" on the clip below to make that determination; AutoGuide.com Road Test Editor Dan Ilika is here with the inside scoop:

The Focus RS's features roster is altogether exceptional.

Standard equipment includes a rearview camera, front Recaro sport seats, partial leather upholstery, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration, the SYNC 3 infotainment platform, an 8- ...

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6 Pro Tips to Step Up Your Windshield-Cleaning Game

We know you struggle to get your Ford's windshield perfectly smudge-free, and nothing seems to work. How could we know such a personal detail—have we been rummaging through your trash?

No, that's just the raccoons. Everybody struggles with windshield streaks.

In this video, Larry Kosilla runs through the process of getting a perfect streak-free windshield. A few tips to take away from the video:

  • Wash your hands, or wear latex gloves while cleaning to avoid contamination from greasy hands
  • Use a clean microfiber towel
  • Keep your glass towels separate from your other laundry to avoid...
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Five Reasons to Tailor Your 2017 Ford F-150 to Your Needs

 

 

When shopping for a new car, truck, or SUV, its best to start with the basics. That’s just what Jabari Jones of Autotrader fame covers in the video above. But while his five reasons to own the beastly 2017 Ford F-150 are solid, even he admits there’s more to this truck. So, if you need a good starting place, check out the clip, and read on.

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OMG: MotorTrend and Ken Block Get Air in the 2017 Ford Raptor

 

 

If you read the title, scoffed, and wondered how a lightweight off-road truck with a steel frame could ever get air and not bend or break important bits, Motor Trend is here to show you how. Because not only is Ford’s 2017 Raptor tougher than ever, it’s also more capable. The latest episode of Ignition dives deep into just how high the Blue Oval has raised the bar.

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Autotrader Revels in Racetrack-Ready 2017 Ford Focus RS

No matter how you slice it, there most definitely is a great deal to enjoy about our beloved American brand's hot hatchback, the 2017 Ford Focus RS. We here at Wilson Motors quite simply cannot get enough of it.

And, apparently, neither can the vehicular whizzes at Autotrader.

Join them for their test run of the Focus RS in the clip below:

The level of appointment offered by the Focus RS's sole trim type is enough to make one's head spin.

Standard equipment includes partial leather upholstery, front Recaro sport seats, a leather-wrapped tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, the…

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What Sets the 2017 Ford Escape Apart from Other Compact Crossovers?

If you're sick of the "same old same" that comprises much of the compact SUV class, we here at Wilson Motors think you might like to have a look at ours, the 2017 Ford Escape. It's like a breath of fresh air.

And we think you'll get just what we mean after watching the clip below, a video review of the Escape from Autotrader personality Debra Shigley. Have at it right here:

Those who wish to enjoy the very best the Escape has to offer are sure to get exactly that with the top-tier Titanium trim.

Standard…

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2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid Gets Great Marks from Autotrader Team

If ever there were an eco-friendly family four-door that could straight-up take our breath away here at Wilson Motors, the 2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid would no doubt be it. This sedan's a stunner, through and through.

And, as it turns out, it seems such an appraisal is one with which Autotrader reviewer Jabari Jones would wholeheartedly agree. Watch Mr. Jones pile on sky-high praise for the Fusion Hybrid in the clip below:

It's at the apex of the Fusion Hybrid range that one would find its most fully loaded model, the aptly named Platinum.

Standard equipment on this…

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2017 Ford Super Duty Technology on Display


Technology is one of the most important variables to consider when buying a truck. There are a lot of recent upgrades in the 2017 Ford Super Duty, and this can make your driving experience much better. If you want to buy a truck that is going to last for more than a decade, this is the car for you. We have helped a lot of people with this purchase over the past year. All of the new upgrades have made a big difference in the value that the car has. There are many people looking to purchase the 2017 Ford…
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