Check Out the New Ford Explorer

If you're in the market for a new vehicle, one great option to consider would be to get the Ford Explorer. Ford Explorer is a very popular sport utility vehicle that has been produced by Ford for more than 25 years. And that time period, it has been one of the best-selling SUVs in the world. There are many features of the Ford Explorer that could make it a great option for you.

One of the main selling points for the Ford Explorer is that it has amazing reliability and safety ratings. The Ford Explorer today comes with a…
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Buying a Pre-Owned vs. New Vehicle

If you’re thinking about purchasing a vehicle, there are a few reasons why you may want to consider used over new.

Many of the used vehicles found in dealership lots are off-lease vehicles with relatively low miles, and minimal wear and tear. Additionally, many dealerships provide prospective buyers with Carfax and AutoCheck vehicle reports, and in some cases, even provide a limited warranty on their vehicles. Buying a used car is no longer the game of chance that it once was; consumers today can buy with confidence.

The truth is today’s vehicles last much longer than they did…
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2017 Ford Mustang Strikes a Chord with carwow Critics

Has your new-car search led you to the sports car segment? Well, if so, we here at Arceneaux Ford feel you owe it to yourself to have a good, long look at ours, the 2017 Mustang.

Why, you wonder?

Get the need-to-know details from carwow commentator Mat Watson; his evaluation of the Mustang is available in the clip below:

Shoppers desiring a no-nonsense road manner from the Mustang will get exactly that with the top-of-the-line 5.0-liter V8 engine.

Offered exclusively on the GT trim, the V8 makes a monstrous 435 horsepower and 400 pound-feet of torque. It's available…

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Ford Strives for Supremacy in Hot Hatch Segment with 2017 Focus RS

In the realm of high-performance hatchbacks, there's the 2017 Focus RS and then there's, well ... everything else. No disrespect to its in-class competition, but we here at Arceneaux Ford feel this feisty little five-door altogether in a league of its own.

And why is it we feel as we do, you ask?

Link up with Road Test Editor Dan Ilika to find out; his assessment of the Focus RS is as follows:

Pop the hatch's hood and it is there you'll be met by its marquee attraction: a turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder engine.


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MotorWeek Deems 2017 Ford Explorer a Must-See Machine

We here at Arceneaux Ford have to hand it to our esteemed American automaker: it delivered a doozy of a utility vehicle with its full-sizer, the 2017 Explorer.

And how, exactly, did it go about doing so?

Click "play" on the clip below to find out; here now to list the best qualities of the Explorer are the fine folks at MotorWeek:

Shoppers seeking a more performance-oriented feel from the Explorer are sure to receive exactly that with its top-of-the-line engine, a turbocharged 3.5-liter V6.

Standard on the Sport and Platinum trims, the turbo-V6 teams with a six-speed automatic…

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Capability Like a Nice Tux—The 2017 Ford F-150 Platinum

When you heard about Ford pickups, you attach mantras like “own work” and “tough” naturally. But the Blue Oval’s trucks are more than just capability machines. Take the 2017 F-150 Platinum, for example. Not only does it offer class-leading torque and towing from a twin-turbo V6, but it comes with a leather upholstered interior, available massaging seats, and more comfort amenities.

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Shannon and the Yeti—Hear What She Has to Say About Her 2017 Ford Explorer XLT

Those who favor the utility and versatility of midsize SUVs usually don’t think twice about it, but if you’re the sort who likes to appreciate the car you drive, there’s plenty to love about the 2017 Ford Explorer XLT. Ask Shannon Pink, a physical therapist, who owns one and has affectionately named it “The Yeti” for its white paint, and strong dual-zone climate control.

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The 2017 Escape Can Simplify Your Life

Many Louisiana drivers aren't content with a one-dimensional vehicle. They want a car that can serve multiple purposes, whether its long-distance road tripping or helping a friend move some furniture. We at Arceneaux Ford understand this need and recommend the 2017 Escape to fulfill it.

The new Escape is good at a bit of everything. It's a flexible fit for the modern driver.


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Looking to Save on Gas? Here's How...

Paying for gas can be a drag. Whether it’s a commute or a road trip, your gas light is bound to come on at eventually (unless you drive an electric vehicle), and you'll have to hit the pump again. But there are ways to make pump visits less frequent. Here are our top recommendations.

Turn off the AC: Your AC uses power from the engine to push air into the cabin. This can be a major suck on your engine's efficiency, causing your gas mileage to decrease. Crack a window, turn the climate control off, and save…

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