Ford Seeks New Mobility Solutions in Africa

Ford, along with nonprofit Riders for Health, is vowing to help researchers and programmers get a better grasp of how cars, bikes and other methods of transportation can work together to come up with new mobility solutions to enhance people’s lives in rural parts of the world. So far, Riders for Health has delivered health care access to approximately 21.5 million people.

The team will hover over regions where no widespread system of vehicle-maintenance services exist. These areas include...

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Are You Too Tired to be Driving?

Did you know that 1.2 million automobile collisions each year are caused by someone who was too tired to be driving?

Most people point to alcohol as the biggest culprit for driving while impaired, but studies have shown that going for 24 hours without sleeping is as impairing to your driving ability as being drunk. Even less severe tiredness can impact your reaction time and situational awareness.

Consider pulling over to rest if you…

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MotorWeek Exalts the Stylish, Substantive 2017 Ford Explorer

Might you be in the market for a full-size SUV? Well, if so, we here at Paramount Ford suggest you do yourself a favor and try ours, the 2017 Explorer, on for size.

Wondering why?

Then, please allow the pundits at MotorWeek to provide some context; their appraisal of the Explorer is available right here:

Drivers desiring a sophisticated, upscale vibe from the Explorer are bound to receive precisely that with the range-topping Platinum trim.

Standard features on this model include a muscular, 365-horsepower turbo-V6 engine, leather upholstery, dual-zone auto climate control, an 8-inch ...

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Putting Together Your Own Roadside Emergency Kit

Believe it or not, many people don't think to stock their vehicles with supplies to help prepare them in the event of an emergency until it's too late. Having an accessible roadside emergency kit on hand at all times will ensure that you are never caught in this predicament. Here are some examples of useful items you may want to include in your own roadside emergency kit:
  • A warm blanket
  • A poncho
  • A flashlight or battery operated lantern
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Save Yourself From Having to Buy a New Windshield

If you get a rock chip-don't panic. It's a fairly painless process to get it taken care of. It only takes 30 minutes or less and some insurance companies will even foot the bill. All you need is your insurance card. Even if you have to pay for the repair out-of-pocket, it's still a lot cheaper than having to buy an entirely new windshield. But you want to get it repaired as quickly as possible, or it could grow into a crack, and cracks are a whole different ball game. Once you get a crack, your windshield…
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The 2017 Ford C-Max Offers Luxury And Safety

The new Ford C-Max is a splendid new automobile that offers comfort and stability. It is a trendy looking machine that appeals to those of all ages. The car was designed to be effective on the highways and efficient in terms of gas mileage. It has a modern engine that provides plenty of power on the road. The interior of the Ford C-Max is able to carry several passengers comfortably. It has the handle of a sports car which gives its drivers a feeling of confidence and safety. There are safety features in place that ensure a pleasant driving experience…
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The 2017 Ford Transit Connect is Smart Enough to Know When a Driver is Going Too Fast on a Wet Highway

The 2017 Ford Transit Connect goes the distance when it comes to high-end safety features. One feature, well worth noting, is its feature of detecting when a driver is driving a bit too fast on wet pavement; or on a dry highway or when approaching a roadway's curve.

The electronic capturing device is referred to as Curve Control. This unique sensing application "reasons" that you are speeding. It decelerates for you, speed-wise. The response is provided by way of throttle reduction and an anti lock braking system....
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2017 Ford Fiesta – Economically Priced, Tastefully Designed


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2017 Ford Fiesta is a car that is going to have a mass appeal for sure because people these days are looking for an economically priced car that also offers a sizeable amount of luxurious features. The 2017 Ford Fiesta, whose specs are yet to be announced comprehensively by the company, is expected to have a 4-cylinder engine that marks its power and performance.

And, like most other cars in the segment, and considering the fuel efficiency of its previous version, the 2017 Ford…
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