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The Ford F-150 is America's Best-Selling Truck For A Reason

by Wes

With a 71-year history, the Ford F-150 has helped propel the Ford Motor Company name.

The Ford F-150 is not just a legend in the Ford lineup, it’s an icon within the American automotive ranks. It’s literally stood the test of time. From its birth in post-WWII America to now, it has garnered many awards. The most notable of said awards? Its place atop the best-selling mountain has yet to be overtaken.

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What Vehicle Should Be Your Getaway in a Zombie Apocalypse? (Quiz)

by Wes

Don’t Get Left Behind During a Zombie Apocalypse Without The Proper Escape Vehicle.

Put your thinking cap on for just a second and imagine the following: a sudden virus breaks out and half of the world’s population has transformed into brain-eating zombies. What do you do? It may sound crazy, but I’ve often thought about this scenario. I’ve traveled down this rabbit-hole so far that I’ve even contemplated my getaway vehicle. Am I going mad? I don’t think so. It’s better to be safe than sorry. The movie, “Zombieland” immediately comes to mind when I think of anything related to zombies. I’d be happy to take a bat to their craniums just like Woody Harrelson's character does. 

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The Best and Worst Cities For Gas Mileage

by Wes

Drive smarter not harder and get better gas mileage in the big city.

When you live or work in the city, traffic is as ubiquitous as stoplights. There’s just no avoiding it. Sure, you could take back roads and side streets but you won’t be the only one that will be taking them. It’s best to pull up your favorite podcast or radio station and be prepared to sit in the car for a while.

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I'm Trying to Sell My SUV. Why is it So Hard?

by The Pit Boss

The time has come to sell your SUV, but you know, perhaps from experience, that it's not going to be easy. Dealing with non-serious buyers, potential scammers, and the overall effort to sell an SUV yourself can make it feel like you've been at it for a lifetime.

If you're having trouble selling your SUV, it could be for reasons like these.

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The Truth Behind Your Dealership Trade-In Value

by The Pit Boss

Ready to trade in your car? Exercise caution when you head to a dealership.

When you trade in a car or truck to a dealership, it might seem like an easy way to part with an old ride while picking up a new one. You essentially sell your car to the dealership, and the amount you sold it for goes toward the purchase price of your next vehicle. Trading a car into a dealership has its advantages, sure, but some find that this isn’t the best way to get the full value out of your car. Convenience comes at a price.