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An Automated Car Wash Has a Green or Environmental Advantage Over Hand Washing Your Car

Two Reasons That an Automated Car Wash Is Better for the Environment, or More 'Green,' Than Hand Washing a Car:
  1. Most people will at some point have a hose with the water running in one hand and a sponge in the other. This might be more convenient and maybe a little more effective but it wastes a lot of water. Estimates vary; but stating that the average person hand washing their car will use 80 gallons of water is a pretty good standard to go by. The more modern automated car washes, by comparison only use about 50 gallons.
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The all-new Ford EcoSport will be starring in Marvel Studios "Guardians of the Galaxy VOL. 2"

Watch out, there's a new movie star in town and it has four doors and made by Ford Motor Company. The all-new Ford Ecosport will feature in Marvel Studios "Guardians of the Galaxy VOL. 2" in theaters on May 5th. 

“EcoSport is our smallest SUV, designed for active customers who need a compact, connected vehicle that enables richer experiences with family and friends,” said Chantel Lenard, executive director, Ford U.S. marketing. “Teaming up…
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2018 Ford Explorer Platinum Offers Leather-Clad Capability

There’s more to a luxurious-feeling SUV than leather, to be sure, but the 2017 Ford Explorer Platinum has it in spades (Nirvana leather, to be precise). But as the top-tier model in the range, it also comes with all manner of other goodies that keep this popular SUV capable in ways that set it a bit apart from the rest of the Explorer’s trims.

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Safe Driving: Good For All

With millions of drivers on the road every day, the risk of accidents is high. It's hard to stay safe when you have drivers on the road who seem to take unnecessary risks to get where they are going in a short period of time. You, however, can reduce the risk of becoming involved in an accident causing injury or worse.

Practice defensive driving techniques. Stay a few seconds distance behind other drivers. An increased distance gives you more time to stop if there is a problem ahead. Don't risk getting in a fender-bender because you were too…
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Preserve Your Gas with these Tips!

Filling up a little too often? We have a few tips to help you preserve your gas and save money.

1. Keep your engine tuned and checked 

We understand the hassle of bringing your vehicle you the dealership for service, but in the long run it's worth it. Repairing a car that's not tuned can save gas mileage by an average of 4%. Replacing a malfunctioning oxygen sensor can improve your MPG up…
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MotorWeek Exalts the 2017 Ford Explorer

Might you have a full-size SUV in mind for your next daily driver?

Well, if so, we here at Coggin Ford have your solution -- and we think you'll find it in the form of the 2017 Explorer.

Check the clip below to hear all about it from the fine folks over at MotorWeek:

The Explorer's engine catalog kicks off with a 3.5-liter V6. Good for a healthy 290 horsepower and 255 pound-feet of torque, the V6 teams with a six-speed automatic transmission. Front-wheel drive is standard, while all-wheel drive is optional.

We also like the entry-level engine…

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2017 Ford Transit: Gets the Job Done

As a small business owner, reliability is essential for everyday tasks. A vehicle that excels in getting the job done, and does not hinder with your daily work. The 2017 Ford transit is versatile with many configurations. Configurations that do not let you as a worker settle for less. The Ford Transit is flexible enough for cargo and still has seat available for passengers if needed. The 2017 Ford Transit also includes reliability in regards to fuel consumption. Even though the Ford Transit can carry excessive weight, as a worker, there is no need to worry about the increase in…
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The New & Improved 2018 Ford Expedition at Coggin Ford Jacksonville

Ford Motor Company has outdone themselves with the 2018 Ford Expedition. With the roomy and comfy interior that will fit most large families to the ahead of its class technology, the 2018 Ford Expedition is one of a kind.

 
“When Expedition was introduced 20 years ago, it set the standard for active families who simply needed a big and strong SUV to take them places,” said Joe Hinrichs, Ford president of The Americas. “Today’s…
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