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Prepare Your Car for a Summer Road Trip

May 24 2018,

Prepare Your Car for a Summer Road Trip

With summer quickly approaching, this is the perfect time to start getting your car ready for a road trip so you can make the most of the gorgeous weather and any time off. In addition to choosing a destination and planning your route, you should take your car to the service center at your Lakeland area Ford dealership, Bartow Ford, to get it ready for the trip as well. Start with an Inspection The first and most important part of getting your car ready for a summer road trip is to bring it to your service center for an inspection. Ideally,... View More Details

Picking Out a Car for Your Graduate

May 22 2018,

Picking Out a Car for Your Graduate

Selecting the right car for your recent graduate can feel overwhelming, but your local Lakeland area Ford dealership, Bartow Ford, is here to help. With a few important factors in mind, you can figure out which... View More Details
Blue Lives Matter

May 18 2018,

Blue Lives Matter

Bartow Ford to Host Local Law Enforcement at Third Annual Blue Lives Matter Luncheon. BARTOW, Florida– Bartow Ford Company is hosting a luncheon to honor the heroes of Polk County – local law enforcement. Local law... View More Details
Ford Edge gets the ST Treatment

May 03 2018,

Ford Edge gets the ST Treatment

The Ford Edge has been a classic since its debut in 2006. Nearly 13 years later, the Edge is finally getting the upgrade it deserves. In addition to Ford’s standard features, including enhanced active park assist,... View More Details
Cleaning Out Your Car

May 01 2018,

Cleaning Out Your Car

With how much time we spend in the car, keeping it clean should be at the top of our to-do list. Next time you clean your car, do more than just put it through the car wash. An interior cleaning is just as important... View More Details
The Top 7 Off-Roading Trails in Florida

April 26 2018,

The Top 7 Off-Roading Trails in Florida

Off-roading has long been a popular sport and can be enjoyed by anyone, whether they’re pushing a truck or an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) to its limits.But it isn’t always easy to find an ideal place for off-road... View More Details
Extend Your Brakes’ Life

April 24 2018,

Extend Your Brakes’ Life

Brakes get plenty of use over the life of a vehicle, whether drivers are journeying around town or heading out on a long trip. At Winter Haven area’s Bartow Ford, we want our customers to get the longest life they can... View More Details
The Rising Popularity of Pickup Trucks as a Family Vehicle

April 19 2018,

The Rising Popularity of Pickup Trucks as a Family Vehicle

Pickup trucks were originally utilized by those who regularly needed to carry items from one point to another. Nobody wanted unbagged mulch or lumber in the back of their SUV or trunk of their car, but a truck bed can... View More Details
Driving and Sustainability: What You Can Do

April 17 2018,

Driving and Sustainability: What You Can Do

Every year on April 22nd, Earth Day reminds people around the world of the importance of taking care of the planet. For Lakeland area’s Bartow Ford customers, there are many ways to practice eco-friendly driving,... View More Details
Connecting with the Future: Smarter Cars

April 12 2018,

Connecting with the Future: Smarter Cars

When sci-fi envisioned the future of the car, it involved flying around in spaceship-inspired vehicles. However, Bartow Ford, your Winter Haven area Ford Dealership, has noticed that the future of vehicles seems to be... View More Details