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Ford Focus - When Technology is What You're After

The Ford Focus is a popular compact car that offers not only a great ride, many safety features, and sleek design but also technology features you’re sure to love. Stop at Wilson Motors and check out the Focus and all it has to offer.

The new Ford Focus has driver-assist features that include sensors and cameras through the vehicle to alert you to vehicles or objects that are next to or behind your vehicle. This monitoring assistance comes from the Lane-Keeping System, Blind Spot Information System with cross-traffic alert, Reverse Sensing System, active park assist and SNYC®3.

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Ford Edge - When Design is What Really Matters

The new Ford Edge is a popular midsize SUV that gives drivers everything they want in an SUV, including great ride, cutting-edge technology, fuel economy and a fantastic design inside and out. Stop at Wilson Motors and see what this one’s all about.

Good lighting will never be a problem with the Sport and Titanium, which feature programmable seven-color ambient lighting that allows you to clearly see your door handles, front cup holders, front footwells and center console. Lighting choices are blue, purple, soft blue, green, orange and red.

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Ford Fusion Offers High Performance and Technology

The Ford Fusion delivers when it comes to high-performance features and economy. It also delivers when it comes to the latest technology and connectivity. Let’s take a look at the features that allow you to do more than go from point A to point B.

The Ford Fusion features SYNC 3 that allows you to locate restaurants, navigation, and control your smart phone using voice-activated technology. FordPass helps you find parking, check gas prices, lock, unlock, receive critical vehicle information, and start your vehicle remotely. 

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New Ford Flex: Modern Tech for Your Lifestyle

Drivers today have become accustomed to having all of their technology around them at all times. That includes when they drive. That is why Ford has been such an innovator when it comes to automotive technology development. This is showcased beautifully in the all new 2018 Flex. Flex drivers will enjoy a long list of technology related features that include:

  • Active Park Assist
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Intelligent All-Wheel Drive (AWD)
  • 3.5L EcoBoost® Engine 
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A Powertrain Warranty Is Different from A Bumper to Bumper Warranty

The warranty that comes with your next vehicle is sure to be a deciding factor when you are making that final decision. With that in mind, it is important for you to have a basic understanding of what the different warranties cover.

Two of the most common warranties that are offered is the bumper to bumper warranty and the powertrain warranty. A bumper to bumper warranty will normally cover everything on the vehicle, save for some specifically omitted pieces in some cases. This is something that would be model specific, and your salesperson can clarify for you.

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Be Sure to Follow These Towing Tips

Towing a heavy load can be a strain on a vehicle that doesn't have the extra power to pull it easily. It can also be a road hazard if your hitch isn't rated for the load either. Checking both against the weight of your load is a tip for every tow.

Confirming the towing capacity of your vehicle and the weight of the load you plan to tow is the first step to ensuring your towing trip will be safe. Pull a load that your vehicle doesn't have the power to pull can cause damage or premature…

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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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Save Your Car’s Fuel System This Winter

The winter months can play havoc on a car or truck's fuel system. Moist air that has been trapped in the fuel lines and gas tank can freeze when the temperature outside drops below 32 degree Fahrenheit.

This can not only prevent a vehicle from starting or running, but it can also split fuel lines and damage the fuel injection system which can cost the owner hundreds or thousands of dollars in repair costs. 

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Moving Over is Not an Option: It’s The Law

There is such a thing as a Move Over law. It basically means that you need to move over when you are passing a vehicle that has stopped on the side of the road. Every year, countless people are killed on the highways by passing drivers. These people come from all walks of life, have families, and their deaths could have been prevented if the passing vehicle would have just gotten into the other lane or had slowed down.

We want to remind you from all of us here at Wilson Motors that you need to get into the other…

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