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How to Deal with Glare When Driving

There are times when the sun's glare will make it almost impossible for you to see the road before you. It is important for you to know what to do in those times so that you can stay safe while driving.

If you have polarized sunglasses with you, you should put those on as soon as you notice that the sun is getting a little bright. If you do not have those glasses, you should invest in a pair of them and keep them in your vehicle where you will always have access to them when you need them…

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Tips on How to Travel Safely With Your Dog

It’s almost impossible to drive down the road and not see someone traveling with their dog. If this is something you’re contemplating, we at Petrus Auto Sales want to give you some tips on how to travel safely with your dog. The safer the trip, the more enjoyable it will be for you and your dog.

Let your dog get accustomed to the vehicle and traveling before you take him on a long trip. Bring some water along, but refrain from feeding him prior to the trip. Bring along some treats and his favorite toy. Stop frequently to…

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Performance and Power Make the Ram 2500 Worth the Drive

Are you looking for a vehicle that comes with the right powertrain options? The Ram 2500 is a popular heavy-duty pickup truck that can deliver exactly what you want by giving you maximum power. At Petrus Auto Sales, we offer the Ram 2500 for sale to anyone who wants to invest their money into a vehicle that’s built for performance.

During your test drive, you’re sure to be amazed by how much power the vehicle’s engine produces. The optional 6.7L Cummins Turbo Diesel 16 engine is capable of towing up to 17,980 pounds and comes…

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Why Should You Select a Bed Liner for Your Truck?

Whether you regularly haul heavy loads in the bed of your truck or want to have something that is comfortable to sit in, choosing the right bed liner is important. Spray-in, drop-in, and carpet liners all have a variety of advantages and might be right for you.

When you want something durable and aesthetically-pleasing, a spray-in liner could meet your specific driving needs. A coarse texture is applied directly onto the bed of the truck, and it will keep items from moving around as the truck shifts.  

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Read About the Capability Features That are Equipped with the Ram ProMaster City

If you are looking for cargo van that also serves as a passenger wagon, the Ram ProMaster is an excellent option. At Petrus Auto Sales, many of our consumers are interested in this model because it offers versatility and a number of features that enhance capability and performance.

The ProMaster City includes a class-exclusive bi-link rear coil suspension system that gives you a smooth driving experience. This system also features Electronic Stability Control for better handling. When the driver oversteers or understeers, this system can apply the brakes to keep the van moving
 

 

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Jeep Wrangler: Driving Surface Grip to the Max

For several decades, the Jeep brand has continued to tweak its four-wheel-drive (4x4) systems to deliver top-notch off-road performance. And on the Jeep Wrangler, two types of 4x4 systems have emerged to provide exceptional tire grip on the surface, regardless of condition. These systems are Command-Trac® and Rock-Trac®.

Command-Trac® is the standard 4x4 system on the Jeep Wrangler. Equipped with an NV241 transfer case, you can activate optimized traction when needed. Plus, this system includes a 2.72:1 low range for rock crawling and a neutral mode for flat towing. 

 

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Strength and Efficiency Combine in the 2018 Ford F-150

The 2018 Ford F-150 leads the market in full-size pickup trucks as one of the most popular models available today. There are plenty of reasons why this truck offers everything you need for an active life. It starts with the high-strength aluminum-alloy body that brings together military quality with lightweight efficiency.

The exceptional engineering of this truck is fully apparent in the all-new 2018 Power Stroke diesel engine. It achieves up to 30 mpg in highway driving and 22 mpg in the city, exceptional numbers for a truck of this size. 

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Robotic Testing in the 2019 Ford Ranger

If you are looking for a midsize pickup truck, you might want to wait until the new 2019 Ford Ranger rolls into the lot. In an effort to make certain the 2019 Ford Ranger exceeds buyer expectations, robotic testing is done throughout to provide the best possible ride. For example, countless days of non-stop shaking are done to the truck so squeaks or rattles don't ruin your ride.

The to make sure hauling is not an issue, the new 2019 Ford Ranger drags a heavy load in tests done in extreme cold weather conditions as well as those when…

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Get a Closer Look at the New Ford Fusion Smart Features

One reason to test drive the new Ford Fusion is this midsize sedan is packed with smart features any driver would appreciate. These are two of those features to consider.

On the highway, the radar in the Blind Spot Information System on the Ford Fusion is looking to see if another vehicle moves into your blind spot. When this happens, your side mirrors will flash so you maintain your lane. Once the blind spot is clear, you are able to move to another lane safely. 

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The Ford C-Max: A Car Built With Modern Technology

It seems that we’re always looking ahead, and the C-Max certainly does that, too. Several high-tech features have been incorporated into the popular compact hybrid to make the driving experience even better.

If you’d like to upgrade your system, you can use SYNC 3. This system lets you communicate through voice-activated technology as well as a touchscreen whenever you want to find a new restaurant, navigate around traffic, or access your playlist. SYNC 3 is compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, so you can set things up depending on what type of device you use. 

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