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Chrysler and Sesame Street team up to educate

Two Sesame Street character along with actor Dax Shepard in a Chrysler Pacifica is the latest in a line of educational videos between the new ad partners. The video "It's Electric" debuted on Sept. 27 and helps to explain the basic differences between the Pacifica's gasoline engine and the Hybrid model.

The ads appear across social and digital media channels. In the latest video, Shepard rides a long with Big Bird and the Two-Headed Monster and discusses whether to stop at a gasoline pump or a recharging station.

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Off-Road Package Improves 2018 Expedition's Performance

Truck customers are always looking for ways to improve their performance, and the Ford Expedition is the "truck" of choice for performance-obsessed family-SUV drivers.

It is essentially an F-150 with a body style made to accommodate eight passengers instead of cargo. Except it also accommodates up to 130.8 cubic feet of cargo. So where's the catch?

We may post more about the incredible upgraded towing specs on the upcoming...

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Protect Your Budget with GAP Insurance

With traditional car insurance, the fair-market value of your car is protected against a total loss. This is fine if your car is a few years old and you don't owe anything on a car loan. If you owe more money than your car is worth, however, that level of "comprehensive" coverage can come up short.

 

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End summer on a high note with the Ford Escape

Who doesn't want to end summer on a high note? Here at Petrus Auto Sales we're all about helping our customers enjoy every moment they spend behind the wheel, during any season. That's why you'll always find us recommending the 2017 Ford Escape.

 

No matter where you go, the Intelligent 4WD in the #FordEscape will help you get there.

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Whatever fun summer destinations you haven't checked off the list yet, the Ford Escape can get you there without a…

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Road Trips with the Kids Made Easy with These Tips

No matter how much you love kids, especially your own, it's impossible to deny that they bring a certain level of stress to road trips that wouldn't otherwise be there. However, when you're properly prepared for a couple things, it can be a relatively painless experience and, in the video below, a mom with experience shares her help with us. We've included a quick list written out below in case you don't want to watch the video, so take a look and prepare to have a great time with your loved ones this summer.

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Stay Cool and Safe with These Summer Car Care Tips

Now that we're well into summer, we knew we needed to share some tips with all of you just in case you haven't yet prepared your vehicle for the hot weather and sunshine; in fact, the folks at Autotrader have put together a video with summer car care tips to make your season safe and cool. For brevity's sake, we've condensed the video into a quick bulleted list below but, for more details, check out the video and hear what they have to say.

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Learn What Makes the 2017 Ford Mustang a Smart Selection

A consistent fan favorite among shoppers and staffers alike here at Petrus Auto Sales, the 2017 Mustang, as it turns out, holds a very special place in the heart of carwow personality, Mat Watson, too.

What'd Mr. Watson enjoy most about the muscle car? Click "play" on the clip below to find out:

Though each and every Mustang engine option has its appeal, arguably none are more thoroughly impressive than the 5.0-liter V8 of the top-tier GT trim.

Offered with your pick of either a six-speed manual gearbox or a six-speed automatic with paddle shifters, this eight-banger is…

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How Long Will My Car Battery Last?

The battery in your car is responsible for powering everything from the phone chargers, radio, navigation system, to all the lights. many people take this for granted and are not looking for warning signs of a failing battery until it is too late.

Time to get the battery services if you see any of these warning signs.
  • The car needs a jump start more and more each month.
  • The check-engine light is staying on each time the car is running.
  • Your battery has a very strange smell coming from it.
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Pack Right & Be Prepared for Your Road Trip

Road trips are considered to be some of the most exciting times in people's lives. Unfortunately, there are many individuals, couples, and/or families that do not necessarily pack and prepare in accordance to the necessities of their road trips. If you do not want to forget anything while on the road, please do not hesitate to create a checklist. A checklist may be one of the best things that you can do to prepare for a road trip, as it will enable you to remember what you need.

Contacting a reliable automobile dealership to purchase a reliable and…
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