It’s not exactly a secret that you can find a lot of great winter-ready options if you’re looking in the crossover, SUV, and pickup markets. Automakers compete to bring the most advanced traction control systems around, leaving truck and utility vehicle drivers dizzy with options.
But the fact is, not everyone who lives in wintry climates is also going to want an SUV or pickup truck. While ideal for some drivers, many of us are really only interested in a sedan. Whether it’s to maximize fuel economy, garage space, or we just plain old prefer driving a car to something bigger and don’t need all that space, it’s important to find a sedan that will handle well in the snow if that’s the body style we’re most interested in here in Colorado. We hope this list of available models here at Western Slope Auto will give you a good jumping off point to finding what you need: Read the rest of this entry
Have you ever looked at a Ford Transit – generally used as spacious and functional cargo vans for small businesses on the go – and thought, “Boy, would that ever make for a great camper!”? Okay, you probably haven’t, but someone seems to have had that thought at some point, and we are all about to be better for it. The newest Ford Transit-based motorhome is called the Winnebago Fuse, which is a Class C motorhome. It gets built on the new Ford Transit cutaway chassis, and will appeal to those looking for something a little smaller and more utilitarian than those enormous (and enormously priced) ones you can pretty much inhabit for the remainder of your days.
Today we’ll tell you a little more about this latest motorhome option, and if you’re wondering about the Winnebago Fuse Motorhome release date, we’ve got a good idea of when that’ll be, too! Read the rest of this entry
Have you seen Ben Collins: Stunt Driver yet? It’s a newly-released Lionsgate film – an action flick that’s fast-paced in every sense of the word, featuring all the car chases and extravagant stunts you could hope to see packed into an explosive 75 minutes on screen! If you’re a fan of movies that are heavy on automotive action, this one’s going to be right up your alley. It stars Ben Collins, of racing and Top Gear fame, on his quest for the ultimate stunt car.
And which car comes out on top? Certainly coming as no surprise to many of us, Mustang ends up snagging the title. The Ford Mustang in Ben Collins: Stunt Driver is as impressive as they come, and we’ll tell you all about it here! Read the rest of this entry
Your Ford F-150 is certainly cut out for winter – it’s rugged, ready, and might even be a 4×4. But it might not have everything you need to make your life on the road during these colder months as optimal as it could be – and yes, we’re talking about accessories. What are some of the add-ons that you can get for your F-150 pickup that’ll help you brave the Colorado winter even better? Here are some of our suggestions for the best winter accessories for Ford F-150: Read the rest of this entry
Sure, you could store your Mustang this winter. But that would take a lot of the fun out of… you know, owning a Mustang! Our suggestion: keep that pony on the road. But first, we’ll help you with some tips for how to get your Mustang ready for winter. With these tips, you’ll save a safer winter without having to go through all the hassle of storage and not having your favorite car for an entire season. Read the rest of this entry