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Refinancing or a Trade-in: Which one is the Better Option?

Are you thinking about refinancing or trading your vehicle for another one? If you are, then both have benefits, but which one offers more benefits for your situation. At Barnes Crossing Auto Group, our goal is to help you make an informed decision, which is why we have summarized the pros and cons of refinancing and a trade-in below.

Refinancing and a trade-in both offer lower interest rates and lower monthly payments. With a trade-in, you can get in a car that better meets your needs. 

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Choosing a Safe Car for Your Teen Driver

When you are choosing a vehicle for your teen driver, you will certainly want to choose a vehicle that has a good track record of safety. There are a few things to keep in mind when choosing a safe vehicle for a teen driver.

Sports cars with a lot of horsepower aren't usually the best choice. These vehicles can encourage speeding. Larger vehicles are a safer choice, so an SUV might be a good choice for a teen driver. Many vehicles have electronic stability control.  

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The New Ford Fusion and the Powerful Smart Features it Offers

The all-new Ford Fusion is a popular midsize sedan that comes packed with a number of unique smart features that drivers appreciate.

If you are driving and the vehicle begins to drift out the lane lines, the Lane-Keeping System will be activated and start vibrating the steering wheel to get the attention of the driver to take action. This vibration is similar to that which you feel in the wheel when you drive over a few rumble strips as your car nears the shoulders of the highway. 

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How Will You Drive a New Ford Mustang?

There are many ways to take a Ford Mustang down the road. Five different drive modes, including Normal, Snow/Wet, Sport, Track, and Drag Strip, let you personalize the driving dynamics of the car so that you can maximize your enjoyment of the ride.

New technology pushes the high performance of the Ford Mustang even further. With a Launch Control system that coordinates the brakes, traction control, and powertrain, you'll be able to start quickly, and the performance statistics will be show on the LCD screen. 

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Let's Take a Look at the 2018 Ford Expedition Capability Features

The 2018 Ford Expedition is ideal for those looking to purchase one of the best SUVs in its class. With a plethora of features, it provides you with ample interior space, powerful capability, and rugged styling. Here is a few capability features that you can enjoy with the 2018 Ford Expedition.

The 2018 model comes with an available Terrain Management System. This allows you to maximize driving dynamics with seven driving modes, which include wet, gravel, or snow. 

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If a Tough Truck is What You Need, then the 2018 F-150 Has You Covered

When you think of a pickup truck, more often than not, you picture a vehicle that is built tough and designed to get work done. Everyday, throughout the country, pickup trucks are used by many as a mainstay to optimize workflow. The 2018 Ford F-150 has positioned itself to be the choice of many by incorporating features designed to cater to those who value work.

The 2018 F-150 has features that place it among the top of the list of pickups that are built tough. The military grade, aluminum-alloy body that comprise the bed and cab is stronger than the…

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Which Canyon Features Will You Choose?

Not only is the 2018 GMC Canyon a popular small pickup truck, there are three different packages to choose from to customize the appearance of your new vehicle. Take a look at the Nightfall Edition. Its bright colored trim is accented with the black body grille for a striking appearance. Coupled with a spray-on bed liner and black aluminum wheels, you can be ready for the road ahead.

The All Terrain package, on the other hand, is designed for drivers that want to take their Canyon off the road. This features a Z71 suspension system that’s designed from offroading…

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The Interior Features of the GMC Terrain

Here at Barnes Crossing Auto Group, we are excited about the new 2018 lineup of GMC Terrain models. The GMC Terrain is a popular small SUV with a lot inside to offer. Let's take a look at some of the key interior features.

Inside the stylish GMC SUV, you will find features such as soft-touch materials, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, leather-appointed front seats, electronic precision shift, and real aluminum trim. The 2018 Terrain comes with plenty of cargo space inside so that everyone can come along for the ride. 

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The Quality Design of the Mazda CX-9

The Mazda CX-9 is a well-regarded SUV noted for its reliability and design. The CX-9 is a three-row SUV designed to accommodate family and friends while transporting groceries and cargo at the same time.

When designing the Mazda CX-9, Mazda engineers used many models of the vehicle in order to come up with what worked best. Only the best materials are used in the CX-9. Mazda uses premium paint for standout color, and they use durable interior materials that provide the best comfort. 

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Looking Inside the 2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata

When you see the 2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata, you’ll be reminded of previous generations of this popular convertible roadster. But don’t let that deceive you, the Miata has been updated with new technologies that build on its legacy.

You have the option of selection from a six speed manual or automatic transmission. The manual has been redesigned to be smaller and lighter compared to previous generations, while maintaining its short-throw precision. If you choose to use the automatic, you can still control when the Miata shifts with the steering wheel mounted paddle shifters. 

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