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Ford Delivers a Must-See Midsizer with the 2017 Fusion

When we here at Crescent Truck Sales Inc. first laid eyes on Ford's midsize sedan, the 2017 Fusion, we knew almost instantly that the American automaker had a hit on its hands.

Yet, what, in our mind, makes it so?

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

Without question one of our favorites of the fleet, the Fusion's penultimate engine -- a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder -- is altogether outstanding.

Available as an option on the SE model -- and standard on the Titanium and Platinum…

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Which Booster Seats are the Safest for Your Child?

You've heard the phrase "precious cargo" all your life, and you always thought it sounded sappy—until you became a parent. It all clicked into place the first time you secured your baby in their car seat. They are the most important thing in your life, and you'll do everything in your power to protect them.

We already talked about how the Ford Escape makes installing child seats…

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Save More, Stop Less in the 2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid

Drivers all across the country love the Fusion for its gorgeous design, fun ride, comfortable, cabin, and much more; if you're a driver who has seen the appeal of this mid-size sedan but you need something that can offer exceptional fuel efficiency as well, then look no further than the 2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid! Boasting all the same looks and tech as its non-hybrid sibling, it also provides you with an EPA-estimated 41 miles…

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Looking for a Light-Duty Truck? Consider the 2018 Ford Expedition SUV Instead

The upcoming 2018 Ford Expedition is coming to Crescent Truck Sales this fall, but already is grabbing for the title best-in-class for towing. After a complete redesign shaves off up to 300 pounds and boosts horsepower and torque output, the new Expedition's tow rating will increase from 9,200 pounds to 9,300 pounds—which Ford says will put it ahead of rivals.

It's worth noting that while Ford's…

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Road Trip Packing Essentials

The weather is warm and the beach scene or the mountain scene is calling your name. It is beautiful this time of year and its time to get ready for that well deserved vacation. You don't want to forget anything so now is the time to sit down and think about what you need to take on your trip. If kids are coming, then get ready to pack a ton of games, books, and electronics. Nothing puts a damper on a trip like hearing, "Mommy, are we there yet?". It is as equally important to pack a cooler of…
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Signs the Car Battery Needs to be Replaced

The battery in your car is responsible for operating more things in the car than ever before. The battery will also show you signs of its weakness, that is if you know where to look.

Here are a few signs it might be time to get the battery replaced in your car:
  • The battery has a very strange smell to it.
  • The battery compartment is bloated or busting out of the casing.
  • When you start the car, the headlights appear dimmer than usual.
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