July 20, 2015

Why Buy a High Performance Vehicle?

Owning a high-performance car is a dream for a lot of drivers. These vehicles are status symbols because they are visually exhilarating, a thrill to drive, and of course, very powerful. They are also very expensive. That means the initial investment, along with the long-term ownership, will be higher compared to an average vehicle.
Still, the high level of performance does offset the extra costs to some degree. Here is where a high-performance vehicle does better than your average ride.


The faster that a car can accelerate to a high velocity is what makes it a high performer. High-performance vehicles usually handle very well, with some models accelerating from 0 to 60 mph in less than 5 seconds.


Quick and immediate braking is necessary to avoid accidents and collision. When a car suddenly pulls out in front of you, your vehicle must be able react along with you. High-performance vehicles are generally equipped with the latest and best in braking and technology, allowing you to come to an abrupt stop within less than a second after pressing on the brakes.


Maneuverability is highly important in every vehicle. Imagine if you’re driving on the freeway and a vehicle next to you begins to pull into your lane. High-performance cars have superior maneuverability, so it will be easier to swerve out of harm’s way.

July 14, 2015

Ride on the Award-Winning Lincoln Navigator

With a luxurious and more refined exterior design, and an engine that provides the most power among its predecessors, there’s no surprise that the 2015 Lincoln Navigator has been showered with praises and accolades from award-giving bodies. From the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to The Car Book, everyone’s sharing the love for the Navigator.

Best Bets

The Car Book named the Lincoln Navigator as one among their 2015 Best Bets, and is the only large premium utility vehicle to have been given the honor. In choosing this year’s Best Bets, the Center for Auto Safety and The Car Book analyzed new vehicles in nine categories, namely safety features, crash tests, repair costs, rollover, preventive maintenance, fuel economy, warranty, insurance, and complaints.

Aside from this accolade from The Car Book, the Navigator has also been given a 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score from the National Highway Traffic Administration, showing that the vehicle promises not only a powerful car, but also a safe ride.

Best Value in America

In the Premium Large SUV category, the Navigator was given the Vincentric Best Value in America award. An automotive data analysis firm, Vincentric determines the winners based on the total cost of ownership for all the vehicles in the 2015 model year. The metric also includes the current market prices of the vehicles, along with rebates and incentives. This award only shows that, with all the features given to the new Lincoln Navigator, it’s definitely a valuable and worthwhile investment.

July 9, 2015

The 2016 Lincoln MKZ: An Impressive Luxury Ride

If you’re looking for a luxury sedan, the 2016 Lincoln MKZ at New Orleans Lincoln dealers is a good choice. Lincoln Motors has been trying for years to create models that are different from the Ford models they are often based on; the MKZ model is a great success for this goal, with its sleek and distinctive style. For anyone who wants to turn heads as they drive by, picking out an MKZ is the way to go.

Then again, the car isn’t all looks. The base engine for the model is a turbo-charged 2.0 liter 4-cylinder one, however, you can ask for a different engine depending on your tastes. The main choice is a hybrid engine; great for the environment and for your fuel savings. You can also get a more powerful engine, namely a 3.7 liter V6 engine. Combined with a four-wheel drive, your luxury sedan would be able to get you anywhere.

Plus, it wouldn’t really be a luxury sedan without some fancy interiors. With a well-laid interior, your passengers will find it comfortable to ride in the MKZ. Heated front seats and leather upholstery combine to give a great experience. If you want an affordable four-door, five passenger luxury sedan, then an MKZ is a good bet. Test drive one today.

July 6, 2015

The 2015 Lincoln MKS: What to Expect From It

When you’re at the local Lincoln dealership in Hammond, LA, taking your pick among available cars can be difficult. If you’re thinking of buying a vehicle that embodies performance and sophistication, there are some car models that can be an attractive choice for you. One of those is the 2015 Lincoln MKS.

Right now, the MKS is the largest and most luxurious sedan offered by Lincoln. It’s actually larger than its comparable rivals, namely the Lexus GS, the Volvo S80, and others. With the MKS’s larger size, the interior can be a lot more comfortable for occupants. Thanks to a noise-cancelling system and comfortable heated seats, you and your passengers can be assured of a smooth ride.

It’s not just the interior you can be proud of though, as what’s under the hood can be impressive, too. The engine is a turbo-charged V6. The 307-horspower, 3.7 liter V6 engine can be either paired with a front-wheel drive or an all-wheel drive system. Combined with the Lincoln Drive Control system, you can be sure that your time on the road will be an easy one. Depending on the additional features you prefer, you can have active parking assist, adaptive cruise, and lane keeping to your car’s features. A great car for easy driving, consider buying a 2015 Lincoln MKS for you and your family.