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Our Staff Members are Here to Break Down the Meaning of Horsepower

If you've ever wondered where the term horsepower came from or why it is used to describe how powerful a vehicle is, it came from James Watt. James Watt decided to compare the power of ponies working in the coal mine to his steam engines. The term stuck and has been used since the 1800s to describe just how powerful a vehicle is. Horsepower can be used to tell you just how powerful your other machines are as well such as your lawn mower.

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Make the Best Impression with the 2018 Ford Fusion

When you love your midsize sedan, it can be impossible to imagine giving it up for anything else. No matter what car you own, eventually it will be time for an upgrade. Thankfully, Ford has come out with a new addition, just in time - the 2018 Ford Fusion.

With its sleek and slender design both inside and out, the 2018 Ford Fusion is guaranteed to make the best first impression. This midsize sedan comes with amazing new additions, such as the SYNC 3 Infotainment System, pre-collision assist, and a lane-keeping system. On the inside, you'll be met with a…

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Ford is Correcting Improperly-Sealed Aftermarket Modifications to Police Interceptor Utility

When a police or fire department receives one of Ford's law enforcement vehicles from the factory, they often need to install third-party emergency lights, radios, and other accessories unique to their departments.

Ford issues Modifier's Guides with the proper steps needed to install aftermarket equipment safely. When these guidelines aren't followed, however, trouble can ensue.

This year, Ford has been working with law enforcement across the U.S. to help correct a serious problem caused by improper modifications to the Police Interceptor Utility—a pursuit-rated SUV based on...

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2017 Ford Focus RS is So Much More than Some Humdrum Hatch

Are you shopping the hot hatchback segment for your next vehicular purchase? Well, if so, we here at Tim Short Ford of Morehead would be quick to match you up with ours, the 2017 Focus RS.

Wondering why we would?

Then, the clip below should help clear things up. Learn all about the Focus RS from AutoGuide.com Road Test Editor Dan Ilika:

Available on a single trim level, the degree of standard appointment offered by the Focus RS is sure to elicit some serious smiles.

Such amenities include partial leather upholstery, front Recaro sport seats, a leather-wrapped tilt-and-telescoping steering…

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2017 Ford Fusion Earns High IIHS Rating

It's important that every driver be alert and aware on the road, but it never hurts to have just a little extra help. That's why the 2017 Ford Fusion midsize sedan has so many intelligent safety and driver-assist features.

Do you wish that you constantly had someone with you to let you know if you were about to back out of a parking space into an oncoming car? The Fusion has an available rear cross-traffic warning to alert you when a vehicle is about to pass behind you.

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2017 Ford Fusion Offers Efficient & Powerful Engine Options


For those that are looking for a stylish car that still has the power and maneuverability that they desire, the 2017 Ford Fusion is a fantastic option. There are a few different engine options which is nice, and they include the 2.5 liter Duratec I4 engine with 176 horsepower as well as the 1.5 liter EcoBoost engine. This car has a 2.0 liter EcoBoost engine that gives you 245 horsepower while not sacrificing any gas mileage for those that want a more eco-friendly option.
 
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