See How the 2018 Ford F-150 and Its New 3.0L Power Stroke Turbo Engine

By blogsadmin | Posted in Ford F-150 on Thursday, January 11th, 2018 at 10:23 PM
Red 2018 Ford F-150 pickup truck with headlights on

Introducing F-150’s Newest Engine: the 3.0L Power Stroke Turbo Video

It has been a few weeks since the holiday season concluded – it feels like it was forever ago though! Honestly, many of us still have our holiday tree up, but we know that they need to get tossed out. Even though the tree will get tossed out, it will not be gone forever – especially when you utilize the 2018 Ford F-150 and its new 3.0L Power Stroke Turbo engine! In the commercial below, watch how the 2018 Ford F-150 helps a community remove their holiday trees from their homes and turn them into something new! Read the rest of this entry »

Should I Buy a Truck Cap or Tonneau Cover for My 2018 Ford F-Series Truck?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Ford Trucks, Parts and Accessories on Tuesday, January 9th, 2018 at 11:39 PM
Image of diamond plating with the question of which truck cover is better

Pros and Cons of Using a Truck Cap or Tonneau Cover for 2018 Ford F-Series Trucks

So, you just bought yourself a new Ford truck – congratulations! Now is the time to accessorize that truck in order to make it your own and so that it can do more for you. One of the first accessories that most Ford truck drivers purchase is some sort of box covering. A truck cap or tonneau cover is by far one of the most useful accessories because it helps keep your cargo protected from theft and Mother Nature. Now the question is, which style is right for you. We have weighed out the pros and cons of using a truck cap or tonneau cover for your 2018 Ford F-Series truck and we are excited to share our thoughts with you! Read the rest of this entry »

Should I Buy an Aluminum or Steel Trailer to Go with My 2018 Ford Vehicle?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Towing/Trailering on Monday, January 8th, 2018 at 9:48 PM
2018 Ford F-250 Super Duty towing a livestock trailer

Pros and Cons of Trailers Made of Aluminum or Steel

One of the top reasons why our customers buy a Ford truck or crossover/SUV is so that they can pull a trailer loaded with supplies, livestock, or toys. Many of our customers already own a trailer or two, but if you are looking at treating yourself to a new trailer to go with your new Ford, you might be a little unsure if one made from aluminum or steel is right for you. We have looked at the pros and cons of owning trailers made of these two materials, and we are excited to share our thoughts with you. Read the rest of this entry »

See How the 2018 Ford Expedition Compares to Its Biggest Rivals!

By blogsadmin | Posted in Ford Expedition, Vehicle comparison on Friday, January 5th, 2018 at 11:36 PM
2018 Ford Expedition driving on a rural highway

2018 Ford Expedition Comparison Videos

It is no secret that Ford and General Motors are major rivals. We have to admit that we like to get in on the action and boast the benefits of owning a Ford over a GM product (Here is a joke for you: Why are there sidewalks beside streets? So that Chevy owners have a safe place to walk home!). Some of our most frequent questions from shoppers pertain to how the newly-redesigned 2018 Ford Expedition is better than similar models from GM. Ford’s videographers and marketing team did an awesome job creating some new commercials that thoroughly compare the 2018 Ford Expedition against its leading competitors. Enjoy! Read the rest of this entry »

Drive Under the Blue Moon of Kentucky in a Blue-Colored 2018 Ford Model!

By blogsadmin | Posted in Color options on Friday, January 5th, 2018 at 10:02 PM
Bright full moon against an intense blue sky

Which 2018 Ford Models are Available with Blue Paint?

We recently read an article from Jalopnik where they claimed that blue is the most popular color choice for vehicles. Honestly, we have to agree with them. Here at Mike Castrucci Alexandria, blue-colored Ford models are some of our top-sellers. It is an awesome color choice for a shared/family vehicle when drivers and passengers have differing tastes. For 2018, Ford offers several different shades of blue for its vehicles, and we are excited to share them with you! Read the rest of this entry »

How Many Times can I Travel Round-Trip from Cincinnati, OH to Louisville, KY with the 2018 Lincoln Continental?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Lincoln Continental on Friday, December 29th, 2017 at 10:15 PM

2018 Lincoln Continental Engine Options, Fuel Economy, and Driving Range

One of the best things about living in the greater Cincinnati area is that we are relatively close to several attractions and other beloved cities – including Columbus, Indianapolis, and (our favorite) Louisville. There is plenty to do in Louisville, so we frequently take several trips down to the city. It helps to have a fuel-efficient yet luxurious car to help make the ride more comfortable and easier on our gas budget. The 2018 Lincoln Continental is just the vehicle to do it thanks to its awesome engine options! These options include: Read the rest of this entry »

What Kind of Warranty Comes With the 2018 Ford EcoSport?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Ford EcoSport on Friday, December 29th, 2017 at 10:04 PM
Blue 2018 Ford EcoSport driving through town

What is Included in the 2018 Ford EcoSport Warranty?

When Henry Ford decided to utilize the assembly line to build the Model T, he wanted to offer both affordability and long-lasting quality. More than 100 years later, affordability and top-notch quality is still Ford Motor Company’s mantra – especially when it comes to the 2018 EcoSport! This subcompact model is the smallest member of Ford’s crossover/SUV lineup, so it is incredibly affordable with its $19,995 starting price. Read the rest of this entry »

Ford Named as the Most-Searched Auto Brand for 2017 By Google Trends

By blogsadmin | Posted in Awards and Accolades, Ford in the News, Stories of Interest on Thursday, December 21st, 2017 at 10:29 PM
Couple researching on a laptop

Why was Ford the Most-Searched Auto Brand on Google for 2017?

With 2017 coming to an end, many of us like to look back on what happened over the course of one year and what we have accomplished. Google has also been looking back to find out what some of the most-searched topics have been this year – including auto brands. We were thrilled to see that Ford snagged the ranking as the most-searched auto brand for 2017! This year was definitely a big year for Ford and here are just a few highlights that helped make it the most-searched auto brand: Read the rest of this entry »

Learn How to Get the Most from the SYNC® 3 Infotainment System with the Help of These Videos!

By blogsadmin | Posted in New Technology, Tips and tricks on Saturday, December 16th, 2017 at 9:59 PM
SYNC 3 infotainment system set in the dash of a Ford vehicle

Ford SYNC® 3 Infotainment System How-To Videos

Technology is an incredible tool that has been becoming more sophisticated in the last few years – especially when it comes to Ford vehicles! Some of us still remember when adding a CD player to a new car was a huge deal. Nowadays, we are seeing more infotainment systems appear in new Ford vehicles and they can do just about everything from allowing us to stream our favorite songs to helping us find our destination. With new technology comes new learning – which can be a little frustrating (especially for us who need the kids’ help with using the Blue-ray player). Luckily, Ford shared some easy-to-follow videos to help us out! Read the rest of this entry »

How Much Does the 2018 Ford F-150 Cost?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Ford F-150 on Thursday, December 14th, 2017 at 9:52 PM
Black 2018 Ford F-150 towing an orange and silver trailer

2018 Ford F-150 Trim Options and MSRP

From the very beginning, the Ford brand was known for its affordability and is credited with getting the average American on the road. More than a century later, the Ford brand strives to offer the best quality at the most affordable price. This includes the 2018 Ford F-150. As the Motor Trend Truck of the Year, the 2018 Ford F-150 offers some of the best towing performance on the market. Whether you need the 2018 Ford F-150 for work and play, it won’t break your budget thanks to these prices: Read the rest of this entry »