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The 2018 Ford Fusion Is at The Head of Its Class for Midsize Sedans

The 2018 Ford Fusion was released with high expectations. The car has been a front-runner in its class since inception. The 2018 Ford Fusion is prepared to continue that legacy by providing its customers with the type of exhilarating driving experience that they have come to expect.

Shoppers require a certain level of variety when they are making a car purchase. The 2018 Ford Fusion comes prepared with several different options that allow new car buyers to customize the vehicles to their liking.

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Get Your Oil Changed at the Right Times

If it's been a while since you've purchased a new car, you've probably noticed that some things have changed since your last vehicle purchase. One of the things you should be aware of is how often to change your oil, and there's a good chance you've been changing your oil every 3,000 miles or so. However, that may not be necessary anymore.

For newer car models, you can go about 7,500 miles between oil changes. Some cars may require you to change the oil about every 5,000 miles. However, you don't…

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Choosing the Tires that You Need

The work of picking out tires to add to your vehicle is work that is important. You have the job of choosing tires to add to your vehicle, and you need to take that job seriously. Our parts team here at Mike Carpino Ford Inc. is here to help you understand your options.

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What Tires Are Best For Your Weather Driving Conditions

Tires are an important part of our vehicles. Tires that are properly sized and installed increase the safety of your vehicle, as well as your driving experience. Let the experienced staff at Mike Carpino Ford Inc. service station help you find the tire that is right for your vehicle and needs.

There are several types of tires as well as many brands of tires. Some of the common types of tires are all-season, summer and winter tires. For vehicles that are four-wheel drive, there are also all-terrain tires. All-season tires are good for any type of weather year-round...

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Should Your Next Car be an SUV? Here are Five Reasons Why

If you are in the market for a new car, you may want to give some consideration to buying an SUV. SUVs can offer several advantages over standard cars, with our latest inventory of new Ford models standing out from their peers as top choices in the market segment. If you needed to be convinced, then allow these benefits from our team at Mike Carpino Ford Inc. serve as guidance:

  • More space. SUVs offer much more space than standard sedans.
  • Comfort. In addition to space, SUVs offer wide comfort all throughout.
  • Fuel efficiency. Contrary to popular belief, SUVs are now…
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Ford Hits Homerun with Head-Turning 2017 Focus RS

Has the search for your next daily driver led you to the high-performance hatchback segment? Well, if so, we here at Mike Carpino Ford Inc. think you might like to save a space on your short list for ours, the 2017 Focus RS.

How come?

Here now to provide you with the necessary context is Road Test Editor Dan Ilika; ride out with him in the clip below:

The Focus RS's engine, a turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder, is unequivocally the star of the show.

Syncing with a six-speed manual gearbox and standard all-wheel drive, the turbo-four generates…

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If you've yet to meet our beloved American brand's midsize sedan, the 2017 Fusion, we here at Mike Carpino Ford Inc. hate to be the ones to break it to you, but ...

You quite likely are missing out.

Not to worry, though, as Managing Editor Jodi Lai is here to get you up to speed. Tag along with her in the clip below:

The Fusion's entry-level trim -- the S -- is, simply put, superb.

Standard features on this model include 16-inch alloy wheels, automatic headlights, LED taillamps, a rearview camera, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, 60/40-split…

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Improving a Car's Fuel Economy

If you want to save money on fuel and get the gas mileage your vehicle is supposed to receive there are a few simple guidelines to follow. Always have your vehicle serviced on a regular basis, by a mechanic that you trust. Avoid driving erratically and adding excessive weight to your vehicle; as all of these contributing factors can reduce the fuel efficiency of your car.

The tires require proper inflation, regular rotation, and replacement when necessary. The filters need to be replaced when they are excessively dirty, and it is important to have your car tuned and the spark…
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