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The scoop on all-wheel drive versus four-wheel drive


All-wheel drive and 4-wheel drive vehicles are becoming the norm when it comes to new cars that are purchased in dealerships such as from us at Hoffman Auto Group. This is because no longer can front-wheel drive vehicles hold a candle to the enhanced driving capabilities of a passenger or crossover all-wheel drive vehicle or a 4-wheel drive standard size pickup truck.

?Customers who buy these vehicles mentioned that the difference from driving their old vehicle that maybe front-wheel drive to driving one of these vehicles are quite significant. They feel that the enhanced handling...
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2017 Ford Fusion Wins Affection of AutoGuide.com

Are you searching for midsize sedan that's every bit as easy on the eyes as it fun to drive? Well, if so, we here at Hoffman Auto Group think you may find just that in the form of ours, the 2017 Fusion.

And what makes us say that?

The clip below offers that insight. Here with more on all things Fusion is AutoGuide.com Managing Editor Jodi Lai:

Delivering a great mix of fun and frugality, the mid-level turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine is for sure one of the Fusion's best.

Available with the SE trim -- and standard…

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Traveling Tips for Dog Lovers

Do you have a canine companion that you want to take with you on adventures around Connecticut? Then you will appreciate the traveling tips brought to you by Canine Behavior Specialist, Katelin Thomas, in the video below. As you will discover, this Dog Aide knows what it takes to make traveling with your pup not just easier but more enjoyable for the both of you!

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Bamboo is a Part of the Ford Sustainability Mission

Ford engineers view challenges as opportunities, and this mindset makes all the difference. Road blocks are a source of inspiration, paving the way for further innovations in the automotive industry, and such is the case with more recent concerns regarding the environment. Natural resources are limited, and the Ford Motor Company knows that business as usual is not a suitable solution. That is why sustainability is now a part of its core mission. One example is its plans to integrate bamboo, a renewable material, into the composition of its products.

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Ford Has a Slam-Dunk Sedan in the 2017 Fusion

If you're shopping the full-size sedan segment for your next vehicular purchase, we here at Hoffman Auto Group would be downright delighted to introduce you to ours, the 2017 Fusion.

And why is that, exactly?

Allow Kelley Blue Book Managing Video Editor Micah Muzio to explain; his review of the Fusion is as follows:

There sure is great deal to appreciate about the Fusion's base trim, the superbly equipped S.

Standard features on this model include 16-inch alloy wheels, automatic headlamps, a rearview camera, the SYNC infotainment platform, voice-command functionality, Bluetooth ...

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2017 Ford Focus RS is So Much More than Some Humdrum Hatch

Far and away one of the most intriguing rides on the roster here at Hoffman Auto Group, the 2017 Ford Focus RS is a hot hatchback with a propensity for high-octane performance.

It also just so happens to be a favorite of AutoGuide.com Road Test Editor Dan Ilika.

What does he like best? Check the clip below to find out:

No doubt its main attraction, the Focus RS's turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder engine is a beastly brute, indeed.

Syncing with a six-speed manual transmission, the turbo-four turns out a terrific 350 horsepower and 350 pound-feet of torque. An…

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MotorWeek Enjoys Test Run in 2017 Ford Explorer

It's good to be king -- just ask the 2017 Ford Explorer. A consistent presence within the full-size SUV segment, the Explorer's established itself as one of the industry's best.

Don't buy it? Suspect that we here at Hoffman Auto Group are merely blowing smoke?

Well, if so, you're bound to be singing a very different tune after watching the video below. Ride out with the vehicular gurus over at MotorWeek to hear all about the latest Explorer:

On the Base, XLT and Limited trims, the Explorer receives a 3.5-liter V6 engine as standard. Producing…

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2017 Lexus LX 570 Receives Laudatory Review from Cars.com Critics

If you're scouring the full-size luxury SUV segment for your next daily driver, please allow your buds here at Hoffman Auto Group to throw you a bone:

Ours -- the 2017 Lexus LX 570 -- is, by all accounts, a must-see machine.

Yet, what makes it so?

Cars.com pundit Jennifer Geiger is here to provide an explanation. Join her in the clip below to hear her thoughts on the LX 570:

We've nothing but love for the LX 570's engine, a 5.7-liter V8. Teaming with an eight-speed automatic gearbox, the V8 musters a monstrous 383 horsepower and…

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Check Out the All New Ford Focus


The Ford Focus has been in showrooms for a couple of months now. As a result, consumers have had the opportunity to check out the many features and benefits of this great car. When looking to get the all new Ford Focus, you will be able to take advantage of excellent fuel economy, great handling and safety features. As a result, the Ford Focus gives you the ultimate...
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Learn What Went into the Creation of the 2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid

We here at Hoffman Auto Group have to tip our hats to Ford -- it served up one heck of a slam-dunk sedan with its midsized offering, the 2017 Fusion Hybrid.

Wondering why we feel as we do?

Then, allow Autotrader pundit Jabari Jones to provide you with the necessary details. His review of the Fusion Hybrid is available in the clip below:

Just beneath the Fusion Hybrid's snout, a 2.0-liter four-cylinder gasoline engine holds court with an electric motor which, in turn, is fed by a lithium-ion battery pack. Coupling with a continuously variable transmission, overall output for…

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