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Replace Your Car Battery if You Notice These Signs

Knowing the right time to replace your car battery can make a big difference in your driving experience. One of the worst car experiences is winding up stranded somewhere because your battery is dead. The following warning signs can help you to identify when the battery in your car is about to fail.

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Your New Car Needs GAP Insurance

A new car is an investment. While regular car insurance will protect your car to an extent, it's important to consider what would happen if you suffered a total loss accident. With new cars, you might owe more on your car loan than your insurance policy is willing to reimburse. GAP insurance is the answer.

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The Benchmark 2018 Ford F-150. It Doesn't Just Raise the Bar; It Is the Bar

 

Benchmark. Noun. Defined as "a standard or point of reference against which things may be compared or assessed." Synonyms: Standard. Criterion. Touchstone. Bar. F150.

The all-new Ford F-150, available in XL, XLT, LARIAT, KING RANCH,® PLATINUM, LIMITED, and RAPTOR series models is not just a truck. It's the most tricked-out, modern, rugged truck available. It is the truck that all other trucks look up to.

 

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Could Hurricane-Damaged Cars Be Sold in the Pre-Owned Market All the Way in Vermont?

We may think we're safe from severe hurricane damage in Westminster, VT, but those of us shopping for used cars may not be.

Most drivers don't know this, but vehicles that have been declared a total loss due to flood damage can find their way back on the road, and are often sold with a clean title to unsuspecting buyers. According to Cars.com, Vermonters are at high risk…

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Frustrated With Car Seat Installation? Try a 2017 Ford Escape.

Car seats. Just mentioning the words can bring a twinge of annoyance to a parent's eye. Expensive, clunky, hard to install; if car seats weren't essential for keeping their children safe, many parents would happily set them on fire.

If you're in the market for a car that makes car seat installation less painful, consider the 2017 Ford Escape.

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AutoGuide.com Tries Terrific 2017 Ford Fusion on for Size

If you're seeking a midsize sedan that's every bit as stylish as it is substantive, we here at Durand Automotive Group would be quick to couple you up with Ford's, the 2017 Fusion.

Why, though?

It's at this point we'll turn things over to AutoGuide.com Managing Editor Jodi Lai; hear her take on the Fusion in the clip below:

A superb selection for the performance enthusiast, the Fusion's range-topping model -- the V6 Sport -- is altogether in a league of its own.

Standard equipment on this trim includes a 325-horsepower turbo-V6 engine, all-wheel drive…

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Growing Family? Consider the 2017 Explorer

Families near Westminster need vehicles that can carry their members comfortably and safely. Luckily, there are many vehicles in the industry to choose from. But we at Durand Automotive Group have our own recommendation: the 2017 Ford Explorer.

The Explorer offers diverse capabilities, a well-appointed and roomy interior, and smart safety features. Take a look at what this family has to say about their 2017 Explorer:

 

 

 

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Take Control With the FordPass App

Ford's desire to help their customers regain control of their daily lives has led the company to develop the intuitive FordPass app. This offers a smart, convenient way to access vehicle controls, arrange for parking, contact us and much more.

Ford has teamed researchers, engineers and scientists as the company creates innovative new connections between automotive and computer technologies. The FordPass app is such a connection, and allows you access to your vehicle's…

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2017 Ford Focus RS Garners Respect from AutoGuide.com

Here at Durand Automotive Group, we have half a mind to declare Ford's hot hatchback, the 2017 Focus RS, the most impressive one we've ever seen.

However, as we always strive to remain impartial, we thought the better approach would be to link the following video.

Pair up with AutoGuide.com Road Test Editor Dan Ilika, as he discusses all things Focus RS:

Pop the hood of the Focus RS, and it's there you'll be met by its turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder engine.

Served up standard with a six-speed manual transmission and all-wheel drive, the Focus…

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Discover What Went into the Creation of the Incredible 2017 Ford Mustang

If ever there were a sports car that could leave us here at Durand Automotive Group a tad tongue-tied, Ford's -- the 2017 Mustang -- would most certainly be it.

Yet, what -- in particular -- makes it so?

Here now to provide you with the necessary context is carwow pundit Mat Watson. Join him in the clip below:

It's smack-dab in the middle of the Mustang range that one would find the superbly equipped EcoBoost Premium.

Standard features on this model include heated mirrors, a rear diffuser, ambient cabin lighting, selectable drive modes, aluminum and chrome interior embellishments, dual- ...

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