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Learn More About Ford’s Military-Grade Aluminum Alloy Bodies

If you are a fan of the Ford F-150, then you may know it’s been the best-selling vehicle in the United States for 32 years. In 2015, Ford created the F-150 with an all-new high-strength steel frame and a high-strength, military-grade aluminum alloy body. This new body has reduced vehicle weight by up to 700 pounds, and having a lighter truck means it’s more capable than ever before.

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Thinking About A Dodge Durango? Consider The Ford Explorer Instead

While the Dodge Durango is a stunning SUV that has its own outstanding features and style, you'll see how the Ford Explorer tends to outshine the Durango with its many amenities and features. Watch the video below to see what we mean.

As you can see, the Ford Explorer is ready to prove that it has what it takes to be one of the best SUVs on the market. With seats for seven, a back row that can be folded flat for added cargo, and a powertrain that is sure to get you moving, you'll fall in love…

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New Ford F-150 Now Available with Pro Trailer Backup Assist™

When it comes to hauling heavy loads, many drivers choose the Ford F-150 for a job well done. Why? Because this pickup truck lives up to its reputation and makes hard work easy to complete. It has the capability to do so thanks to its durable-yet-lightweight design and tried-and-true mechanics. Another major benefit, however, is its advanced technologies. Take the new Pro Trailer Backup Assist™ which is a class-exclusive feature not offered with competitors.

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Updated Ford F-150 is the 2018 Motor Trend “Truck of the Year”

 

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The launch of the current generation F-150 inspired the industry when it was launched in 2015, yet for some reason, that year’s “Truck of the Year” title went to one of its competitors. Now that word is out that the 2018 Ford F-150 has won the award this year, we’re finally learning just what took so long—and why this truck fit the bill: none of the competition comes close.

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Schedule a seasonal service appointment today

Scheduling routine service at the beginning of every season is important in helping you drive safely and keeping your car in great shape for years to come. Here at Colonial Ford we love offering Danbury, Newtown, New Milford, Brookfield and Monroe area residents the chance to get behind the wheel of a new car, a used car, a new SUV or take advantage of our service center.

 

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Whether you purchase or lease a vehicle from us or you're just a local driver, you…

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Smart Safety in the 2018 Ford F-150: It's Not Your Grandad's Pickup

New technology becomes available to auto makers all the time. Most manufacturers are taking advantage of this influx of tech to make cars smarter and safer than ever before. Now, Ford has brought smart safety technology into its perennially popular pickup, the F-150.

The 2018 F-150 starts out safe in the first place. A military-grade aluminum body on a rugged steel frame works in tandem with airbags throughout the cabin to make sure occupants face as little harm as possible in the event of an accident. But what about preventing wrecks altogether?

 

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Keeping Tires Properly Inflated Helps you Save at Pump

Many drivers think the best ways to improve a vehicle's fuel economy are engine specific. However, some of the best methods are actually driving actions and other factors on a car. One of the best ways to improve a vehicle's fuel economy is by making sure that your tires are filled to a proper PSI.

Tires that are not inflated properly cause an engine to work harder to maintain speed. When an engine is working harder, it is burning more fuel at a faster rate. The burn of this fuel at this fast rate can cause you to…
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Make It A Fantastic Road Trip

The car is packed. You're fueled up. It's time for a spontaneous road trip. Are you really ready to go? Is your car in good enough shape to make it there? Are you taking a chance by putting more miles on your vehicle? These are all questions you should ask yourself before taking your next road trip. Being prepared can save you a ton of time and frustration.

Part of the preparation is getting your car checked out before you leave. You may need to have the tires checked for air pressure. You might want to get the…
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