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Ford F-150 Raises its Capability Benchmarks to Loftier Heights For 2018

Whenever we think the Ford F-150’s capability will plateau, a new model year brings higher figures, and more potential. That’s the story with the 2018 model, which will build on the 12,200 lbs. best-in-class max tow rating for 2017, and raise it, thanks to a new turbodiesel engine, a new base engine, and updates to every powertrain and transmission.

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Ford F-150 Raises its Capability Benchmarks to Loftier Heights For 2018

Whenever we think the Ford F-150’s capability will plateau, a new model year brings higher figures, and more potential. That’s the story with the 2018 model, which will build on the 12,200 lbs. best-in-class max tow rating for 2017, and raise it, thanks to a new turbodiesel engine, a new base engine, and updates to every powertrain and transmission.

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2018 Volkswagen Arteon: An Upscale Flagship With Practicality

Arriving next year, the 2018 Volkswagen Arteon will combined the elements of a hatchback, coupe, and sedan to bring top-shelf performance and premium appointments to the top of the German automaker’s range. But it’s decidedly eye-catching exterior and plush interior are just the tip of the iceberg for Volkswagen’s latest flagship.

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Avoid a Worst Case Scenario by Having Your Tires Rotated

Imagine you’re meeting with a new client and you come out to your vehicle to find a flat tire. Or you’re with the person you finally were able to get a date with and while driving to dinner you have a tire blow out.

Both of these scenarios can be very embarrassing! But thankfully those are just scenarios.

You can take proactive measures for better assurances that your tires are in good condition by maintaining a regular tire rotation schedule as recommended by the manufacturer. Your tires need to be rotated so that they wear as even as…
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Have Your Battery Checked Out Today

Replacing the battery under your hood in pristine performance and condition is very important if you like getting from point A to point B at the time you actually want to! If your battery is barely starting your car each morning, it could be that your battery is on it's way out the door (so to speak). A quick battery health check at our facility could easily diagnose what the problem is. Or maybe you simply want to check and see how much life your battery has left. Whatever the case, stop by our facility and let us check…
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MotorWeek Reveals Choicest Qualities of 2017 Ford Explorer

Should you find yourself seeking a full-size SUV for your next daily driver, we here at Scaffidi Motors would be quick to point you in the direction of ours, the 2017 Ford Explorer.

Wondering why we would?

Then, the clip below has your name on it. Team up with the industry experts over at MotorWeek to hear all about the most excellent Explorer:

Sure to be a popular pick among performance enthusiasts, the available 3.5-liter turbocharged V6 is the bad boy of the Explorer range.

Served up with the top-tier Sport and Platinum trims, this six-banger boasts a burly…

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Do you Know What Your Car Needs?

Quick-what's the correct motor oil for your car? If you don't know the answer off the top of your head, then it's time we found out.

The best (and easiest) way to figure out what kind of oil you need is to first check your car's owner manual. It's also best to adhere to what your manual says, so as to not void your warranty. You can also cause unnecessary damage to your ride by using a lower grade motor oil than it needs. But, generally speaking, synthetic oil is the way to go. It…
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Be Sure Your Oil Is Working To Its Full Potential

An oil change is one of the most basic and essential things you can do for your vehicle. The oil is responsible for a number of different things. Most importantly the oil is responsible for lubricating the engine so it can run smoothly. The oil is also important for regulating the temperature of the engine. Without the oil the engine can become overworked and overheated. The best way to keep this from happening is to keep up on a regular oil change.

The more you drive the more oil you burn and use. When engine oil levels get low it…
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Scope the Speedy and Stylish 2017 Ford Focus RS

Though we here at Scaffidi Motors have love for each and every model across the roster, there are, admittedly, some vehicles that simply stand out just a bit more than the rest.

Case in point: the 2017 Ford Focus RS, the American automaker's hot hatchback.

And we think you'll see what we mean after watching the video below. Join the good folks at Autotrader for their evaluation of the Focus RS:

Beneath the Focus RS's bonnet, a turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder engine holds court with a quick-shifting, six-speed manual transmission. Twisting out a truly titanic 350 horsepower…

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