Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Named Best Back to School SUV

2014 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

The Mitsubishi Outlander Sport was named the best back to school SUV by KBB.com

The Mitsubishi Outlander Sport has been named the Best Back to School SUV by Kelley Blue Book for the 2014-2015 School Year.

The Outlander Sport is won’t break the budget in the middle of paying for back to school activities, and with high MPGS, positive consumer reviews, a reputation for safety and a great warranty, the kids will be the talk the of class when you drop them off in one of these stylish SUVs.

The Outlander Sport was KBB.com’s highest scoring SUV and the only SUV to crack the top ten list industry-wide.

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Ohio is the Second Cheapest State for Car Ownership

Us Ohio Drivers are in good luck — the Buckeye State was voted second least expensive state to own a vehicle.

Bankrate.com reviewed the bills in each state for repairs, insurance and gasoline per year. Totaling in at just $1,973, Ohio was just $31 more than first place Iowa.

According to Bankrate, Ohio drivers pay on average $328 in repairs, $698 in Insurance and $947 in gasoline.

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2015 Ford F-150 Appearance Guide Released

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We’re starting to get a better idea of what the 2015 Ford F-150 will look like. The Ford Motor Co. debuted its appearance package guide Thursday, a basic catalog of what’s available for trims, appearance, colors and more.

READ NOW: 2015 Ford F-150 Appearance Guide

There’s a lot to digest here, so here let’s take it piece by piece and highlight what’s changing.

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Perry Township Bicentennial Cruise-in

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You’re invited to the Perry Township bicentennial cruise-in, Sunday August 10th, at Waikem Ford. The event is from 11am – 4pm with all types of classic and modern cars on display.  Bring the whole family to the car show! Presented by the Rotary Club of Perry Township.

 

Event Details

Date: Sunday, August 10th

Time: 11:00am – 4:00pm

Address: 4321 Lincoln Way E, Massillon, Ohio 44646

Attendance: Free and open to everyone.

Review: 2015 Ford Fusion

The 2015 Ford Fusion arrived at George Waikem Ford’s Massillon showroom recently. This gorgeous model builds off the success of its recent redesign, and everyone gets a backup camera in the 2015 model.  You’ll also see some new packages and a few new colors in this year’s model.

All-in-all, the Fusion remains one of America’s favorite vehicles thanks to European styling cues, great fuel economy, advanced technology and plenty of engine choices to maximize power and efficiency.

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Ford Reveals Powertrains for the 2015 Ford F-150

The Ford Motor Co. this week gave us a little more detail into the all-new 2015 Ford F-150s. A new standard V6 engine and all-new 2.7-liter EcoBoost will be among four choices under the hood when the all-new F-150 hits the dealership.

The all-new standard 3.5 liter V-6 engine will produce 283 horsepower from twin independent variable camshaft timing. A towing capacity of 7,600, 1,910 pounds of payload and 255-lb ft. torque are some of the other details from Ford’s release.

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Mitsubishi Mirage Named Most Affordable New Car

The 2014 Mitsubishi Mirage was named the most affordable car from cars.com.

The 2014 Mitsubishi Mirage was named the most affordable car from cars.com.

The Mitsubishi Mirage has been named the most affordable car of the year, according to cars.com. Affordable doesn’t just mean “lowest sticker price” in this case, as their researchers looked at five-year fuel prices and new MSRP to create this formula. Every car on the market was studied, with the only requirement being automatic transmission, USB, Bluetooth capabilities, tilt steering wheel and power locks and windows.

At a total cost of only $22,115, the Mirage came in first place,  $1,800 less than the second-place vehicle, and more than $3,700 less than the list average.

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Ford Flex Voted Best Road Trip Car

The spacious and stylish Ford Flex was voted the best car for a road trip.

The spacious and stylish Ford Flex was voted the best car for a road trip.

The spacious and stylish Ford Flex was voted the No. 1 car for a road trip, according to Automotive Experts.

Thestreet.com, Yahoo Autos, Edmunds, Kelley Blue Book and TrueCar worked with researchers at Texas A&M to make the top ten road trip cars list, choosing the Flex as the best.

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