Getting a Driver’s License in North Carolina

woman taking a road test

How to get a driver’s license in North Carolina if you’re over 18

Most people go through the process of getting a license when they are sixteen. Sometimes, classes to help prepare you for taking the written test and then offer the road test through the school.  If driver’s ed isn’t offered, there are plenty of driving schools that have professionals who can train you. While many get their license as soon as possible, some people don’t get their license until they are an adult. Continue reading

Does car color relate to speeding tickets?

red 2017 Ford Mustange

Are you more likely to get pulled over in a red car?

There are some urban legends that are unequivocally false, while others have a base in reality. One urban legend that has always had traction is that red cars are more likely to be pulled over by a police officer. Most people are content to take that piece of advice at face value and avoid purchasing a red vehicle, but the question remains: do red cars get pulled over more than other vehicles? Continue reading

Smartphone safety on the road

Man using a smart phone in the car

3 ways to safely use your phone in the car

It is dangerous to get behind the wheel of a car, especially now. Smartphones are an ever-present part of most driver’s days, and they don’t go away once you’re behind the wheel. While there are laws against texting and driving, it is still easy to quickly fire off a reply while you’re behind the wheel when no one is around.   Continue reading

Should you rent a car on vacation?

 

renting a car vs public transportation in front of a taxi cab and rows of cars

Renting a car or relying on public transportation

If you have time to take a vacation this summer, one of the best ways to spend time with friends or family and see a lot of the country is by packing up “the family truckster” and taking a road trip. Sometimes, if you’re just going for a couple of days over a long weekend, you won’t have enough time to get to your destination and do everything you want to and drive back. So, you get on an airplane, and are faced with a dilemma as old as time. Should you rent a car or rely on public transportation? Continue reading

Best Barbecue for Father’s Day

Best Barbecue in Jacksonville, NC

Barbecue places in Jacksonville, NC

Whether you’re celebrating Father’s Day or are just looking for a good option for dinner, you can never go wrong with some good barbecue. We’ve compiled a list of the best barbecue places near Jacksonville, NC to help you find the best place to eat. No matter if you’re looking to go out to eat or you need catering, all of these restaurants provide great variety. Continue reading

What Makes People Want to Drive a Ford?

Why Do Drivers Choose Ford?

Why Do Drivers Choose Ford?

One of the most popular auto brands right now is Ford. But, why do drivers continue to choose Ford over and over rather than going with some of the other brand options out there? Well, we could certainly try to explain, but we think it’s best that you hear it from real-world owners rather than us. We are passionate about our Ford vehicles, but since we are a Ford dealership, we are a bit biased! So, watch below to see how Ford vehicles have improved the lives of those who drive them. Then, share your own Ford story in the comments near the bottom of this page.

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Marvel Sweepstakes With 2018 Ford Ecosport Grand Prize

Marvel Ford Ecosport Comic Book Cover - Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Guest Stars 2018 Ford Ecosport

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Guest Stars 2018 Ford Ecosport

Sanders Ford was already excited for Groot, Star-Lord, Drax, Gamora and Rocket to return to theaters on May 5th; and then it was announced that Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 guest stars the all-new 2018 Ford Ecosport! Needless to say, we haven’t been this excited for a movie in a long time. But the excitement extends far past your local theater. Thanks to Ford’s partnership, Marvel is hosting the ‘Be the Guardian of Your Galaxy’ sweepstakes! The grand prize is a 2018 Ford Ecosport, a local screening of the movie, and plenty of other swag. Even if you don’t win, you can still purchase one of the 500 limited-edition digital prints of a new Marvel comic book featuring the Ford Ecosport alongside the Guardians of the Galaxy. Enter the sweepstakes today, and order a digital print before they run out! You won’t want to miss out on any of this! Continue reading

Video of Ford’s 2016 SEMA Vehicles

Video of Ford’s 2016 SEMA Vehicles

SEMA is almost here and that means it is time to take a look at some of the hottest vehicles that Ford is bringing to the 2016 show in early November. There is quite a bit to go through, so instead of boring you with the small details, we’ve gone ahead and put together an easily digested preview of the different models that you’ll see at SEMA from Ford in 2016. Continue reading