New 2107 Raptor Competes in the Baja 1000 Race

By blogsadmin | Posted in Ford Raptor on Friday, December 2nd, 2016 at 8:07 PM
Side View of the new 2017 Ford Raptor

2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Baja 1000 Race

Ford recently redesigned the Raptor for the new 2017 model year to be more capable than ever. This is by far the best off road racing truck to ever enter production. Ford recently proved exactly how tough this truck really is by entering it into the 2016 Baja 1000 race, which is one of the most challenging and grueling off road races on the planet. Continue reading to learn about how the new Raptor fared against the other competitors at the race. Read the rest of this entry »

What are Some Benefits to Putting Winter Tires on my Vehicle?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Winter Driving on Sunday, November 27th, 2016 at 4:39 PM
Winter Tires on a Snowy Road

Should I Switch to Winter Tires?

Winter is almost here and that means we all need to be on our A game when it comes to driving. Winter is by far the most dangerous time of the year to be out on the roads because of all the ice and snow that you encounter. We should all be doing everything that we can to make our commutes as safe as possible during the winter months. We recently had a customer come in and see us here at Mike Castrucci Ford and ask us, should I switch to winter tires? We thought that was a great question and is one that a lot of our readers are probably wondering about as well. Therefore, we have decided to take some time to answer that question in this article. Read on to learn more about this story. Read the rest of this entry »

How to Safe Safe During the Winter 2016 Snowmobile Season

By blogsadmin | Posted in Safety on Sunday, November 20th, 2016 at 7:19 PM
Riding on a Snowmobile Trail

Important Snowmobile Safety Tips for Winter 2016

We are coming up on the end of the fall season and that means winter is right around the corner. We know that a lot of you are dreading the start of the cold weather season. However, if you have a winter hobby you are probably looking forward to it and are excited for it to begin. One of the most popular winter hobbies in this region is snowmobiling and with good reason. It’s a ton of fun to get some friends together and go riding in the fresh snow on our beautiful trails. However, it’s also important to remember that snowmobiling can be very dangerous if you are now careful. Therefore, we are going to discuss some important snowmobile safety tips for winter 2016 in this article. Continue reading to learn more about this story. Read the rest of this entry »

The Ford EcoSport is Officially Coming to America

By blogsadmin | Posted in New Model on Sunday, November 13th, 2016 at 5:17 PM
Red Ford EcoSport Exterior

Unveiling of the Ford EcoSport at the LA Auto Show

Here at Mike Castrucci Ford we always get excited about new and upcoming Ford models. Therefore, we were absolutely thrilled when Ford announced that they would be releasing four brand new SUVs throughout the next several years. Up until recently we had no idea what models Ford was planning to release. However, in recent weeks they have confirmed that one of the new SUVs will be the Bronco. In addition to that, now we have learned that the Ford EcoSport will be joining the SUV lineup here in America has well. The unveiling of the Ford EcoSport will be taking place this year at the LA Auto Show, continue reading to learn more about this story. Read the rest of this entry »

Ford Wins SEMA Hottest Vehicle Awards for Second Consecutive Year

By blogsadmin | Posted in Awards on Sunday, November 13th, 2016 at 3:51 PM
Custom Ford Mustang from SEMA

Ford won Hottest Vehicle Awards at SEMA

SEMA is an annual automotive show in Las Vegas that celebrates customization and creativity from automakers. Ford always has one of the most popular booths at this event and the 2016 show was no exception. The blue oval automaker actually won hottest vehicle awards for the second consecutive year, which is very exciting. Continue reading to learn more about this story. Read the rest of this entry »

Ford Year End Sales Event at Mike Castrucci Ford

By blogsadmin | Posted in Ford on Thursday, November 10th, 2016 at 10:01 PM
Ford Year End Sales Event

Ford Year End Sales Event

Are you in the market for a new vehicle and looking for an amazing deal? Then you are in luck, because the Ford Year End Sales Event is going on right now at dealerships around the country, including Mike Castrucci Ford. Read the rest of this entry »

New 2017 Ford Raptor Will be Racing at the Baja 1000

By blogsadmin | Posted in Ford Racing on Wednesday, November 9th, 2016 at 3:47 PM
Ford Raptor Racing off Road

Ford is Returning to the Baja 1000 With the Raptor

The Baja 1000 race dates all the way back to 1962 and is considered one of the toughest and most grueling off road races in the world. Ford recently unveiled a completely redesigned version of its Ford Raptor racing truck that is going to be released for the 2017 model year. As a result, Ford is returning to the Baja 1000 with the new 2017 Raptor. This race will be a perfect opportunity to show off the capability and performance of this incredible new truck. The race will be taking place from November 16 – 20 and the Raptor will be competing in the full class competition. Read the rest of this entry »

Ford Performance Smartphone App Connects Performance Enthusiasts

By blogsadmin | Posted in Technology on Thursday, November 3rd, 2016 at 6:08 PM
Ford GT Pit Crew

New Smartphone App From Ford Performance

Ford is always coming up with innovative ways to improve the user experience with its vehicles and that is especially true with its lineup of performance vehicles. An example of this is the new smartphone app from Ford performance that will connect performance enthusiasts like never before. Drivers will be able to use this app to implement  track-based data-logging, advanced analysis, sharing capability, capture and post videos to the most popular platforms and much more. Be sure to check out the video below to learn all about this new smartphone app from Ford performance. Read the rest of this entry »

Award Winning Carbon Fiber Wheels on the Shelby Mustang GT350

By blogsadmin | Posted in Uncategorized on Tuesday, November 1st, 2016 at 6:12 PM
Carbon Fiber Wheels on the 2017 Shelby Mustang GT350

Carbon Fiber Wheels on Shelby Mustang GT350

When Ford announced that they would be releasing a completely redesigned version of the Shelby Mustang GT350 to celebrate its 50th anniversary there couldn’t have been any more excitement. Performance enthusiasts from all over the world instantly fell in love with the bold styling and dynamic performance that this vehicle offers. As a result, the car has been racking up tons of awards and accolades all year long. For example, the carbon fiber wheels on the Shelby Mustang GT350 won an award from Popular Mechanics recently. Continue reading to learn more about this highly coveted award.   Read the rest of this entry »

What Makes the 2017 Ford Transit the Best-Selling Commercial Van Globally?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Transit on Friday, October 28th, 2016 at 8:33 PM
Ford Transit Lineup

Ford Transit is the Best-Selling Commercial van in the World

The Ford Transit is known as arguably the most versatile and capable commercial van in the segment. In fact, the Ford Transit is the best-selling commercial van in the world, which is very impressive. We’ll highlight what makes this van so popular in this article, read on to learn more. Read the rest of this entry »