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The Ford F-150 Wins 2018 Motor Trend Award

We here at Liccardi Ford Inc. know that drivers from all over Watchung, NJ and far beyond love the Ford F-150 for its power and capability, and the professionals at Motor Trend agree! So much so, in fact, that they've awarded it their coveted 2018 Truck of the Year award, and we have the details you need.

 

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Get More with the Liccardi Buyers Advantage

Looking to buy or lease a new Ford in Watchung, New Jersey? Then you will want to do business with us here at Liccardi Ford. Unlike other dealers in the area, we offer our loyal customers exclusive benefits. Specifically, our deals go hand-in-hand with the Liccardi Buyers Advantage, which means you can get access to so much more!

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Ford Adds Bamboo to Its Long List of Renewable Automotive Materials

Bamboo is one of the fastest-growing plants in the world—a fact that is hardly surprising to anyone who has tried to eradicate it from their yard. Some species of bamboo, native to Asia, have become invasive in the United States.

Its weedy nature becomes a positive trait when looking for a renewable resource in bulk, industrial quantities. For manufacturing cars, for instance.

Ford is currently testing bamboo for use in super-strong composite plastics to introduce to new models. Using natural materials to replace synthetic plastics will help Ford cut down on greenhouse gas...

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Don't Buy a Plug-In Hybrid Until You Know What MPGe Means!

Many New Jersey drivers are taking the save-the-planet message to heart and investing in more eco-friendly vehicles. Plug-in hybrids in particular are where Ford Motor Company is hedging its bets, currently offering the Fusion Energi and C-Max Energi, with more plug-ins on the way.

These two models both offer excellent fuel economy certain to slice any driver's carbon footprint—but in researching them, you may have come across two different sets of numbers for efficiency. What's with that?

For the 2017 Fusion Energi, those numbers are:

  • 104 city/91 highway MPGe
  • 43 city/41 highway MPG

 

 

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Before Your Road Trip, Take a Few Precautions

Summer has come to Watchung, NJ, and those enjoying our local parks are getting a reminder of why it's called the Garden State. Many families are determined to take advantage the fair weather, and strike out on a road trip this season.

Before you pack up your spacious new Ford truck or SUV, however, the AAA recommends drivers take a few precautions:

  • Pack an emergency kit…
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2018 Ford EcoSport: Everything We Know So Far

It sort of blows our minds that the Blue Oval waited until 2017 to bring the EcoSport to the U.S. As a subcompact crossover, it occupies a segment that’s only been gaining traction around the world. As fate would have it, it’s also the most popular in its class. But all that’s behind us now—the 2018 EcoSport has been unveiled, and will arrive in showrooms early next year.

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Fuel Economy Tips

Everybody knows that fuel economy is a big deal when looking into purchasing a car. The better MPG the vehicle is, the better it is on your wallet. but what do you do if your vehicle isn't brand new and doesn't have the best fuel rating?

One thing to consider is how you drive. The less time you spend putting your foot on the accelerator the better. They call it the gas pedal for a reason. When you push the pedal down, it forces the engine to use more gas which means more money comes out of your…
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