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The Technology Found Inside the Ford Fusion Energi

The Ford Fusion Energi is a popular hybrid plug-in that features an impressive level of technology in its 2018 model. Namely, the lithium-ion battery is one of the most notable features. This Ford is an electric vehicle that is kinder to the environment since it can be recharged by plugging it in.

Also, the Ford Fusion Energi features SmartGauge. With this Ford technology, you are able to see real-time information that can help you maximize the usage of your rechargeable battery. You also have access to EcoGuide and Brake Coach with both Engage and Empower modes on the MyView screen…

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The Technology Features in the 2018 Ford Taurus Are Sure to Impress

The Ford Taurus has long been a leader in its class. And with its elegant styling, industry leading safety features, and Ford's rugged reliability built in it is no wonder that has long been a best seller.

Drivers of the 2018 Taurus are also going to enjoy a long list of technology features as well that include:

So if these sound like features that you would like to have on your next car and would like to see them in person then head on over to our showroom here at Suntrup Ford Kirkwood and take the all-new 2018 Ford…

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See How You Fit into a New Ford Mustang

The new Ford Mustang is all-new in 2018, and muscle car lovers have made their claim to the latest new trims and body styles from the automaker. In the long, hard-fought pony-car race, you can only go up it seems, and that's exactly what Ford asked its engineers to do. The latest Mustang has more power, better handling, and additional safety features that are turning heads.

While Mustang's design has always been iconic, the latest release shows a change in headlights and body style that bring it back to racing roots. In addition, some trims have additional features…

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Replacing a Flat Tire

A flat tire during a road trip can leave you stranded, but you can get yourself back on the road again with the right tools and a few safety precautions.

The first step to changing a flat tire is to stop the vehicle in a safe place away from traffic and engage the parking brake. Loosen the lug nuts on the flat tire before jacking the car up off the ground. Remove the nuts and slide the flat tire off the wheel. Put the spare tire and the lug nuts on the wheel. Lower the jack and tighten the lug…

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Simple Process to Jump Start Another Car


If you are jumping a car with another, be sure to wear safety glasses and gloves to protect yourself.

Bring the running car nose-to-nose to the disabled vehicle so the jumper cables can reach. Once the car lights and engine are off, you can open both hoods.

Grab your jumper cables, and begin by attaching the red positive cable to the positive terminal on the good car battery. The other red cable goes to the bad battery. The black negative cable is attached to the good battery, then you take the remaining black jumper cable and try attaching it to…
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The Ford F-150 Has the Performance Features You Need

When you climb into a truck, you want to know that it will do what you want it to do. The Ford F-150 is a popular truck choice, and it is something that performs well in all kinds of situations.

The Ford F-150 gives you the option to choose a 3.5L EcoBoost engine. This engine will provide you with all of the towing power that you are looking to get so that you can haul loads of all sizes. The Ford F-150 sets you up with a 10-speed transmission that makes it simple for you to accelerate and get…

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Don’t Miss Out on the Technology of the Ford Escape

There is no limit to what technology can do in the realm of safety. Ford is prepared to stretch the barriers with its BLIS with Cross-Fit Alert system available on the Ford Escape.

The Blind Spot Information System (BLIS) works so that radar technology identifies when a vehicle is in your blind spot. This feature can save you from countless accidents as incidents caused by cars lingering in an automobile's blind spot top the list of reasons why the roads are dangerous.

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Why Should You Switch to Winter Wiper Blades?

Most drivers don't' have too many issues with their windshield wiper blades during the summer or spring. However, once the weather starts to get colder, some people's wiper blades begin to leave streaks on the glass, which causes the driver's visibility to suffer. In order to avoid this problem, one easy solution is to take off your vehicle's original windshield wiper blades and replace them with ones that are made for winter weather conditions.

These winter blades are resistant to stiffening and ice buildup due to their special rubber shell casing.

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Choose Sand for Excellent Road Traction

Winter is coming to Kirkwood, MO, and with it comes slippery roads and treacherous driving conditions. Most municipalities spread salt on the roads to help melt ice and snow for drivers. Homeowners often use salt around their yards to prevent slipping, while others use sand or kitty litter. Which option is best for your traction needs? Let the Suntrup Ford Kirkwood team help!

Many drivers also keep an emergency kit on hand in their car to help if they get stuck while driving in wintry weather. In the emergency kit, you may choose to include kitty litter, salt or sand…

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