Lincoln debuts new commercial starring Gary Clark Jr.

By blogsadmin | Posted in Just For Fun, Lincoln on Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017 at 5:59 PM
What song is Gary Clark Jr. playing in Lincoln’s new commercial

Lincoln recently revealed a new 60-second TV advertisement for their 2017 Lincoln Continental, and if you’re anything like us, you can’t get the commercial out of your head. The TV spot features contemporary blues musician Gary Clark Jr. showcasing  the quality and performance of the Revel sound system, which is available on the 2017 Continental. Read the rest of this entry »

2018 Ford Expedition features and specs

By blogsadmin | Posted in Ford Expedition, New Model on Monday, March 20th, 2017 at 6:41 PM
2018 Ford Expedition features and specs

The Ford Expedition has been making waves in the full-size SUV class since its introduction for the 1997 model year, and the upcoming 2018 Expedition is set to be more capable than ever. In fact, the all-new Expedition will offer more driver-assist technology features than any other vehicle in its class, but it doesn’t end there. Read on to learn more about the 2018 Expedition’s features and specs! Read the rest of this entry »

Where to watch March Madness near Alexandria, KY

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community, Just For Fun on Tuesday, March 14th, 2017 at 5:26 PM
Where to watch March Madness near Alexandria KY

Our favorite time of the year is quickly approaching, and we couldn’t be more excited. March Madness is right around the corner, and now that we’ve got our brackets all filled out, we just need to find the perfect place to watch the craziness unfold. If you’re looking for the perfect spot to see the action, check out our recommendations for where to watch March Madness! Read the rest of this entry »

Ford SYNC® 3 to enable access to Amazon’s Alexa

By blogsadmin | Posted in Ford-Lincoln Technology on Friday, March 10th, 2017 at 6:29 PM
Ford SYNC® 3 to enable access to Amazon's Alexa

When people think about the distant future of the automotive industry, they often picture flying cars or cars that are completely self-operational. While we may still be a long way away from that, we’re quickly progressing toward a futuristic full-functioning in-vehicle virtual personal assistant. Ford recently announced that Ford owners whose vehicle is equipped with the SYNC® 3 system will soon be able to use Amazon’s Alexa while on the road, and our team at Mike Castrucci Alexandria couldn’t be more excited about this announcement. Read on to find out why! Read the rest of this entry »

2017 Ford Fiesta offers unmatched reliability and affordability

By blogsadmin | Posted in Awards and Accolades, Ford Fiesta on Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 at 6:45 PM
2017 Ford Fiesta standard features

Last month, Kelley Blue Book announced the winner of the “2017 5-Year Cost to Own Award,” and we couldn’t be more happy with its selection. The 2017 Ford Fiesta ST was recognized as the most affordable sporty compact car in terms of projected ownership cost, and it got us thinking about why exactly the 2017 Fiesta is such a great investment. Read the rest of this entry »

How much can the 2017 Ford F-150 tow?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Ford F-150, Performance Trucks on Monday, March 6th, 2017 at 6:31 PM
2017 Ford F-150 Towing Capacity

The 2017 Ford F-150 is known for its brute strength and reliability, but before you hitch a huge trailer or boat onto your 2017 F-150, you should make sure it’s within the truck’s maximum towing capacity. Trying to tow something heavier than your truck can handle can wreak havoc on the vehicle, so read on to find out how much your 2017 F-150 can tow! Read the rest of this entry »

What to expect from the 2018 Ford Expedition

By blogsadmin | Posted in Ford Expedition on Thursday, March 2nd, 2017 at 9:15 PM
2018 Ford Expedition release date

2018 Ford Expedition release date

Ford recently gave us our first glimpse at the new 2018 Ford Expedition, and we couldn’t be more excited for the full-size SUV to arrive at Mike Castrucci Alexandria. The vehicle won’t be released until later this fall, but we’re giving you a sneak peek of what you can expect from the 2018 Expedition. Read on for details! Read the rest of this entry »

What are the differences between the various trim levels of the 2017 Lincoln MKX?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Lincoln, Lincoln MKX on Friday, February 24th, 2017 at 8:20 PM
2017 Lincoln MKX trim level comparison

When you’ve made the decision to purchase or lease a new car, it’s important to do as much thorough research as you can. But the research process doesn’t end once you decide on a vehicle. Once you’ve chosen your next car, you’ll have to choose between the vehicle’s various trim levels. It can be tough to find information about specific trim level, but that’s what you have us at Mike Castrucci Alexandria for! We’re breaking down the various trim levels of the 2017 Lincoln MKX. Read the rest of this entry »

2017 Ford Fusion vs 2017 Chevy Malibu

By blogsadmin | Posted in Ford Fusion, Vehicle comparison on Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 8:31 PM
2017 Ford Fusion vs 2017 Chevy Malibu_o

When you’re in the market for a new car, it’s important to do as much in-depth research as you can about different vehicles. Once you’ve chosen a vehicle class, you’ll want to compare similar vehicles within that class. Drivers looking for a midsize car have a dizzying array of cars to choose from, and our team at Mike Castrucci Alexandria never want you to feel overwhelmed, so we’re putting our 2017 Ford Fusion head-to-head against one of its top competitors: the 2017 Chevy Malibu. Read the rest of this entry »

Who is in the new Lincoln Continental commercial?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Just For Fun, Lincoln Continental on Wednesday, February 15th, 2017 at 7:23 PM
2017 Lincoln Continental commercial

Alright, alright, alright. Lincoln has released its newest set of commercials, featuring the automaker’s flagship vehicle, the 2017 Lincoln Continental. We’ve always been big fans of the commercials Lincoln makes, but our love was taken to the next level when we noticed that the commercial stars one of our favorite actors. Read the rest of this entry »