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2017 Ford Explorer is an SUV-Segment Staple

Has your new-car search led you to the full-size crossover class? Well, if so, we here at Puente Hills Ford suggest you do yourself a solid and give ours -- the 2017 Explorer -- a go.

"How come?" you wonder.

The fine folks at MotorWeek are here with an explanation; join them in the clip below:

The Explorer's mid-level model, the Limited, is most certainly one of our favorites.

Standard equipment on this trim includes a 280-horsepower turbo four-cylinder engine, leather upholstery, heated and ventilated front seats, power-adjustable pedals, dual-zone auto climate control, the ...

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Bamboo Exceeds Ford's Expectations in Durability Tests

Bamboo may become the next renewable material to be integrated into new Ford vehicles, according to a recent press release. The current lineup already contains a variety of plant-based eco-friendly materials, including:

  • Kenaf (a type of hibiscus), used in door bolsters in the Ford Escape
  • Rice, byproducts used to reinforce plastic wire harness in the Ford F-150
  • Wheat, byproducts reinforce plastic storage bins in the Ford Flex
  • Soy, used to make seat-cushion foam in all North American models
  • Cotton, recycled from post-consumer clothing, in most models

In ongoing tests for tensile...

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AutoGuide.com Sings Praises of 2017 Ford Fusion

Are you shopping the midsize sedan segment for your next daily driver? Well, if so, we here at Puente Hills Ford would be quick to pair you up with ours, the 2017 Fusion.

And why, exactly, is that?

Get the inside scoop from AutoGuide.com Managing Editor Jodi Lai; her appraisal of the Fusion is available right here:

There's no doubt a great deal to appreciate about the Fusion's entry-level engine, a 2.5-liter four-cylinder.

Teaming with a six-speed automatic transmission, the base four-banger makes a healthy 175 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque. Front-wheel drive is standard…

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Your Older Ford Deserves Smart Connectivity Features, Too!

For the 2017 model year, Ford is rolling out an advanced new suite of remote-access features with SYNC Connect. This technology allows users to interact with their vehicles using a smartphone app.

If you just purchased a 2016 model, you might feel sorry for missing out. Fortunately, you don't have to. Ford SmartLink gives vehicles without a built-in modem access to features like:

  • 4G LTE Wireless for eight devices
  • Remote start, lock, and unlock
  • Vehicle health...
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Your Tires Should be Rotated Routinely

There are some things in life that you should make a routine and that you should take care of every now and then. One of those things that you should plan on doing again and again is the rotating of your tires. If you want to get your full use out of the tires that you have purchased, those tires must be rotated.

When you drive, each tire is affected by the driving in a different way. Some tires get worn on one side of them and some get worn on another. Those who understand tires will be able to…
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How to keep yourself comfortable in the heat without lowering your fuel economy

The summer heat can make driving unbearable. You might think your AC is the best solution for the heat, but here are a few tips to ensure your fuel economy doesn't suffer to keep you comfortable.

The easiest way to keep your car cool is to keep it from getting hot in the first place. You can accomplish this by parking in the shade or by putting a solid sun shield in your windshield. Another idea is to keep your windows cracked and, if you have one, your sunroof open. This vent will allow hot air to escape.

Once…
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The 2017 Platinum Model Of The Ford Fusion

The 2017 Platinum model of the Ford Fusion offers the most amount of comfort and safety features that the Fusion has ever offer. The Platinum Edition offers interior features such as a 10 Way power driver's seat with premium leather seating surface as well as premium leather wrapped and stitched instrument panel and console rails. Other interior features include a dual-zone electronic automatic temperature control system as well as a cabin particulate air filter. The entertainment system on the Ford Fusion Platinum is second-to-none offering an audio system from Sony...
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The 2017 Ford Escape Truck

The new 2017 Ford Escape offers all of the power and luxury of a truck but offers the conveniences of a small car. Great on gas the Ford Escape offers around 23 City miles per gallon and around 30 highway miles per gallon. It has a minimum towing capacity of 1500 pounds with a Max towing capacity of up to 2,000 pounds. It has a powerful 2.5 liter ivct engine with a 6-speed SelectShift capability automatic transmission. Each standard model of the Ford Escape offers a black upper grille as well as beltline molding and cloth front bucket…
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Make Every Moment Count In The 2017 Ford C-Max


Having a quality vehicle is extremely important for those who are busy and need to move around efficiently. An automobile must be dependable and able to meet the demands of the day's tasks. The 2017 Ford C-Max is designed to handle a strenuous work day. It is equipped with all of the current features that are expected of a vehicle of its caliber. There are various options available on the new C-Max. The interior holds the luxurious feel of a top class automobile. It performs like a sports car on the road. The engine is powerful and economical providing…
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Ford C-MAX: Fuel Economy in a Fun to Drive Package


Offering style, horsepower, and plenty of passenger room the 2017 Ford C-MAX and C-MAX Energi are as fun to drive as they are practical, all while optimizing fuel economy. Lovers of both hybrid and electric cars will agree that the 2017 Ford C-MAX Hybrid and C-MAX Energi offer some of the best options in the market.

With four models to choose from, buyers have plenty of options to satisfy their car buying needs. Both the C-MAX Hybrid and C-MAX Energi have earned best-in-class horsepower as well a best-in-class passenger volume accolades. All four of the C-MAX models also feature a…
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