Tag: Michigan

Defogging Your Windshield: What’s the Best Method?

Defogging your windshield can be tricky, especially in colder temperatures. That’s why we’ve put together a post on the most effective methods, helping you to get on the road as quick as possible. Plus, proper defogging ensures you have the best visibility possible. Don’t drive with your head sticking outside of your window—follow these tips. Windows fog up because of the process of condensation. This is the same process that causes dew to be found on grass in the morning or the moisture on the outside of a can. Condensation is caused by humidity—the amount of moisture in the air—and it can be eliminated by following some simple steps. The…




Michigan Road Trip Destinations Ideas for a Spring Day

Now that spring is upon us, it’s time to plan the ultimate spring road trip. Luckily for you, there are plenty of excellent destinations right here in Michigan. Gather some snacks, fill the tank with gas, and check out our list of Michigan road trip destinations. The Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, where you can learn about Ford’s inventions and traditions with over 200 acres of exhibits The Gilmore Car Museum in Hickory Corners, where you can check out one of the state’s largest car collections The Detroit Institute of Arts in Detroit, where you can take a break from the car-related sightseeing for some modern culture and art Michigan’s…




2015 Lincoln MKC Offers Luxury, Performance, Technology

When searching for a new car, you surely have a lot of specifications on your list, and some may seem to cancel each other out. Do you want luxury, or do you want performance? In the case of the 2015 Lincoln MKC, you don’t have to choose; you can have it all, luxury, performance, and top-of-the-line technology. Lincoln designed the MKC to appeal to a new breed of luxury car buyers—those who want a “more personal car-owning experience.” It can also appeal to those who are looking at luxury for the first time; with an attractive starting price of only $33,995, it has the lowest price in the compact luxury…




All-New Navigator Comes with Luxurious and Exclusive Ziricote Wood Materials

It’s a material usually reserved for high-caliber products like yachts, high-class furniture, and even the best quality acoustic guitars; all of which means, it’s perfect and fitting for the 2015 Lincoln Navigator, the most luxurious full-size SUV on the new car market, in America or otherwise. What is “it,” then? It’s ziricote wood, a tropical hardwood hailing from South America, the southern part of Europe and even northern Africa, and it’s only available on the Reserve Package of the Lincoln Navigator, which will hit dealerships later this year. “Luxury customers understand design and especially desire customized design,” said Barb Whalen, color and material design manager. “The beautiful, natural color and…




Lincoln Navigator Loaded with Luxury, Inside and Out

Close your eyes. Picture a luxury-laden full-size SUV. That image you’ve got in your head, the graceful and streamlined sculpture of steel and chrome with beautiful leather seating visible inside the coolly tinted windows? That’s the Lincoln Navigator. It starts where all great vehicles start—right under the hood. There you’ll find a Flex-Fuel 5.4L V8 engine that, when paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission, jets out 310 horsepower but still manages a healthy 20 mpg highway rating. Sticking with the undercarriage, there’s also a Multi-Link Rear Suspension and a Control Trac 4WD System down there at your disposal. You can control all these powerful systems from your seat behind the…




Look Out for the 2015 Lincoln MKC and 2015 Navigator at Barrett-Jackson

The Lincoln Motor Company will be attending the upcoming Barrett-Jackson Auction Company’s Palm Beach sale on April 11-13, and the all-new 2015 MKC and significantly refreshed 2015 Navigator will be in tow for the momentous occasion. While automakers attending Barrett-Jackson Auctions is nothing terribly new, the occasion is nonetheless unique because it marks the first time Lincoln will officially participate in the Palm Beach festivities. Lincoln will be sure to leave a mark by offering exclusive driving experiences for attendees in its entire 2014 vehicle lineup while offering up-close looks at the fabulous 2015 model lineup. The all-new MKC takes utility SUV luxury to another level, featuring park out assist,…




Lincoln Celebrates the “Journey” of African-Americans in New Series

Over the last couple years, the Lincoln Motor Company has steadily reinvented itself—it’s been a long journey back to prominence in the luxury car market. Along the way, the company has been involved in many inspirational projects. For example, Lincoln recently released the first of seven parts in a campaign called “The Journey,” which celebrates the success of seven different people in the African-American community. The first part in the campaign features Emeli Sande, the popular singer and songwriter, who shares her “Journey of unconditional love” with the world. The series, which can be found at  now.lincoln.com, will also feature filmmaker Nelson George, artist Danny Simmons, and couture designer Bobby…




All-New Lincoln Navigator Improves Luxury Inside and Out

The Lincoln Motor Company continues to fill out its resurgent, refreshed lineup of stellar luxury vehicles, with the 2015 Lincoln Navigator adding some diversity to a lineup that already includes smaller cars like the Lincoln MKZ and MKC. The new Navigator takes the luxury SUV segment to a whole new level—adding greatness to an already great vehicle in a way that’s becoming typical and expected of new Lincoln vehicles at this point. The 2015 Navigator sees major updates to both the exterior design and the interior amenities. On the outside, the Navigator gains the split-wing grille that’s already become a mainstay of the new generation Lincoln design. Inside, drivers and…