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The Pros and Cons of Buying a Used Car

August 14 2018,

The Pros and Cons of Buying a Used Car

As you start exploring the inventory at your local Lakeland area Ford dealership, Bartow Ford, you’ll notice that they sell both used and new vehicles, but as a driver, it can be hard to decide which to buy. To figure out whether you should consider a new or used car, take a look at some of the pros and cons of owning a pre-owned car. Reduced Upfront Cost The biggest advantage of buying a used car is the initial savings. You’ll get to take advantage of the vehicle’s depreciation and save several thousand dollars or more right from the start.... View More Details

What Kind of Ford Are You?

August 09 2018,

What Kind of Ford Are You?

Many drivers find it daunting to figure out which car to buy next, particularly if you want to drive it for a decade or more. To get a better feel for what car to buy from your Winter Haven area Ford dealership,... View More Details
2018 Expedition Exceeds Crash Test Ratings

August 07 2018,

2018 Expedition Exceeds Crash Test Ratings

Those in search of an extremely safe SUV need look no further than the 2018 Ford Expedition, which can be found at at your Lakeland area Ford dealership, Bartow Ford. This SUV excelled in government crash test... View More Details
Integrating Waze with Sync 3

August 02 2018,

Integrating Waze with Sync 3

Ford recently added Waze navigation to Sync 3, giving drivers the ability to use their favorite navigation application on the built-in infotainment system in newer models. Waze integration is straightforward, making... View More Details
Know Your Dashboard: Warning Lights

July 31 2018,

Know Your Dashboard: Warning Lights

As a driver, you know that the warning lights on your dashboard are there for a reason, but you may not necessarily understand what each light means. Taking the time to learn the meanings behind the most common... View More Details
Your Guide to Windshield Wipers

July 26 2018,

Your Guide to Windshield Wipers

The windshield wipers are a crucial part of your car; they’re responsible for ensuring you can always see the road clearly. Your Winter Haven area Ford dealership, Bartow Ford, wants to make sure you understand the... View More Details
Let Us Help: Bartow Ford’s Services

July 24 2018,

Let Us Help: Bartow Ford’s Services

At Bartow Ford, we offer more than just a selection of new, used, and commercial vehicles. We also have a well-equipped service center with highly-trained technicians that are ready to help you with all your car... View More Details
Jumpstarting Your Car Battery

July 19 2018,

Jumpstarting Your Car Battery

Everyone who drives a car should be at least familiar with the idea of jumpstarting your battery. Even if you have roadside assistance, you don’t want to have to wait hours on the side of the road for them to arrive... View More Details
Coming Soon: The 2019 Ford Raptor

July 17 2018,

Coming Soon: The 2019 Ford Raptor

The Ford F-150 Raptor has always been a popular vehicle for its off-road capabilities, and the 2019 version, which is coming soon, will continue that trend while also enhancing on-road driving. Find out what to expect... View More Details
The Future of Electric Vehicles

July 12 2018,

The Future of Electric Vehicles

The popularity of electric cars is growing and will likely be the future of the automotive industry. After all, vehicles that minimize our impact on the planet make drivers feel good and with innovations, drivers... View More Details