Blog Fawns Over Outstanding 2017 Ford Fusion

If you're seeking a midsize sedan for your next automotive purchase, we here at Barber Ford think you should make a point to give ours, the 2017 Fusion, a go.

How come?

Get the inside scoop from Managing Editor Jodi Lai; her evaluation of the Fusion is as follows:

If you want an entry-level trim that doesn't skimp on the good stuff, the Fusion S is sure to satisfy.

Standard features on this model include 16-inch alloy wheels, automatic headlights, LED taillamps, a rearview camera, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, voice-command functionality, the SYNC infotainment ...

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Could the 2017 Ford Explorer be the Crossover for You and Yours?

Might you be on the hunt for a full-size SUV? Well, if so, we here at Barber Ford feel you may well flip your wig for ours, the 2017 Explorer.

And what makes us say that?

Click "play" on the clip below to find out; here now with more on the Explorer's most salient qualities are the car critics at MotorWeek:

The Explorer's mid-level engine -- a turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder -- provides fun and frugality simultaneously.

Optional on the Base and XLT trims, the turbo-four matches with a six-speed automatic transmission to turn out a hearty 280 horsepower and…

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How to make traveling with pets less stressful

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​Traveling with pets can be stressful and hard at times, but we are here to help with some great tips to help make your trip go smoothly!

Be sure to always keep collars and ID tags on your pet at all times while traveling, that way if they happen to escape from you or your vehicle they can be located easier. You should also travel with proof of vaccines just in case an incident should arise.

Also, it is important to never leave your pet unattended in the car. They can overheat quickly even if the car does not feel…

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Ford Innovation Sees the Future

Ford and HoloLens Meshing Reality with the Future

Ford has adopted and expanded its testing of mixed reality technology using Microsoft HoloLens to visualize the future of their vehicles. The technology allows for designers and their teams to overlay current production models with future style improvements to gain speed in the design process. This integration makes the design process better for being able to see what designs will physically look like without having to create a model and not to mention the cost and time savings of moving the whole process to the digital realm.

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Recall on Select 2017 Ford Focus Vehicles is in Effect

If you own or lease a 2017 Ford Focus, it may be under recall. Ford is aware of a problem having to do with the welding of the second-row seatback on the left-hand side of the vehicle. Approximately 700 vehicles in the U.S. may have inadequate weld penetration, which could result in reduced strength, creating a higher risk of injury in a crash.

To date, Ford isn't aware of any injuries associated with the issue—in other words, this…

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Explaining the 2018 Ford Mustang's "Quiet Start" Mode

You get up early for a road trip and you're excited. Who wouldn't be? You've been itching to cut loose with your 2018 Ford Mustang and now you have hours of highway driving to do it. You can't wait to start the engine and get going.

Here's the though. It's not just early. It's early. No worries. You bought a 2018 Mustang GT with Quiet Start. When you slip behind the wheel, you activate Quiet Start and switch on the engine. It purrs quietly to life and you start your trip while the…

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The Ford Explorer is unstoppable, just like you

You need to get going when the going gets tough sometimes, which is why an unstoppable vehicle is key. Barber Ford has the ultimate choice for you: the unstoppable 2017 Ford Explorer.


You don’t stop, so we don’t stop. No matter what time it is. Always Unstoppable. #FordExplorer

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The Ford Explorer's ability to take on tough terrain with ease makes it desirable for both urban and rural drivers. The Explorer features a 3.5-liter engine w

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2017 Ford Escape Gets Great Marks from Autotrader Team

Are you seeking suggestions for your next compact crossover? Well, if so, you've most certainly come to the right spot, as we here at Barber Ford have a great one for you to consider.

Its name?

Why, none other than the 2017 Escape! Check the clip below to hear all about it from Autotrader reviewer Debra Shigley:

If your wish is to enjoy the very best the Escape has to offer, you may well meet your match in its range-topping model, the Titanium.

Standard equipment on this trim includes a power liftgate with an exclusive foot sensor, keyless entry…

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