Lange & Fetter Blog

Trenton’s Top Source for Ford News

Welcome to the Lange & Fetter Blog, Trenton and Quinte West’s HQ for top Ford news! Here you’ll find important (and downright cool!) information about your favourite Ford models, hot new releases, updates in automotive technology, comparisons to other brands, sales events on new and used inventory, service specials, stories from our Custom’s Shop, Ford features that you’re sure to love, and so much more. As proud members of the Trenton and Quinte West community ourselves, you can also look forward to exciting local highlights, including information about charities that we support, dealer-specific sales, community news and events, and fun stuff that’s happening at the Lange & Fetter dealership. Visit us here at the Lange & Fetter Blog often to stay up-to-date on all of the latest and greatest in Ford news and education!

August
31
August
31
For classic truck aficionados who live for all the rugged power and “built Ford tough” tenacity of full-sized pickups, this one might not be for you. Compact pickups have been dominating the scene lately, aimed not directly at traditional truck buyers but rather at city-dwelling active-l...
August
31
August
31
Around 75% of Ford F-150 owners use their vehicles to tow. Because of this, towing capacity was a primary objective for Ford engineers while designing the F-150 Lightning.  The all-electric Ford can pull as much as a 2.7-litre EcoBoost-powered F-150, with a maximum tow rating of 10,000 pounds....
July
24
July
24
The Ford brand has always been considered one of the "Big Three" American automakers, alongside General Motors and the Chrysler Group. This year, Ford came out with its newest addition to the small pickup segment, the all-new Ford Maverick. The 2022 Ford Maverick is a versatile and stylis...
July
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July
18
Buying a new vehicle comes with a lot of different factors to consider. And when it comes to financing, you want to ensure your payments are manageable, consistent, and align with your personal budget. Here at Lange & Fetter, we get it – times are tough! Between coming out of the tail end ...
June
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June
30
Here at Lange & Fetter, if there’s anything we take the most pride in, it's our community of Trenton, Ontario. Since the emergence of the Covid-19 pandemic, it’s become more important than ever to support our local businesses as many continue to recover from unfortunate loss...
June
30
June
30
The Ford F-150 is the best-selling truck series of all time, a record held for years. Its versatility and performance cater to both pickup truck fans and drivers looking for powerful performance. In this release of the fourteenth generation of the F-150 STX, Ford is introducing new features that wi...
May
30
May
30
It’s no surprise that the Ford F-150 has a reputation for being a mighty powerhouse of a pickup. With its strong and largely unchanged interior, the first pickup of the F-Series trucks is a formidable hauling machine.  One of the reasons it’s in the top range is because of its 3.5L...
April
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April
30
We know when it comes to the pickup truck market there’s a lot of competition out there to choose from. But only one brand comes to mind when you’re looking for something “tough” – built Ford tough to be exact! Sure, the Toyota Tundra has a lot going for it, but here at...
April
27
April
27
If you think this is going to be another blog post about cars and services, then you are in for a major surprise. Well sure, we do have Central Ontario’s best selection of new Ford cars, trucks, and SUVs, plus a constantly growing inventory of pre-owned vehicles. But that’s not what we&r...
March
23
March
23
Owning a car isn’t just a “drive away and forget it” experience. Even the best-made vehicles require maintenance, repairs, and just the right amount of TLC. So when you need to give your beloved ride the royal treatment, where should you take it? Skip the shady mechanic or generic...
February
28
February
28
Sure, you’ve heard of the Ford F-150, the Ford Mustang, and the Ford Explorer. But the Ford Smoothie? Yep, and you heard it here first, Trenton! The Ford Smoothie isn’t just some clever play on words, like the name of a cylinder-shaped Ford vehicle that you drive. It’s a real smoo...
October
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October
21
Last year, amid the height of our global pandemic, the team at Lange & Fetter Motors wanted to find a unique way to connect with our community while following the current quarantine guidelines. So what did we decide to do? Give away a free Ford car, of course! During our Focus on the Good Campa...
October
14
October
14
Last month, the team at Lange & Fetter Motors hosted our first-ever Annual Ford Car Show & Fundraiser. Folks from Trenton and the Quinte West community joined us right here at the Lange & Fetter dealership to enjoy music, BBQ, giveaways, and to check out some very cool vintage Fords. To...
September
01
September
01
When it comes to finding the perfect new vehicle for your family, we’re daring you to think outside the confines of the minivan. Compact SUVs have come a long way from the years spent living in the shadow of more popular full-size sport utility vehicles. Now, thanks to powerful yet efficient e...
August
05
August
05
The Ford F-Series has been Canada’s best-selling lineup of pickup trucks for over 50 years, and it’s easy to understand why. Style, power, and “Built Ford Tough” dependability make trucks like the F-150 and F-250/F-350 Super Duties a confident choice for everyone from contrac...
August
03
August
03
The rumours are true - 2022 is going to be a big year for Ford! The brand will be adding a host of new trucks and vans to its award-winning lineup, including the all-electric Ford Lightning, the all-electric Ford Transit, and the much-anticipated Ford Maverick hybrid pickup truck. So what does the M...
June
29
June
29
If you’re getting ready to hitch up and haul out, it’s important to first understand exactly what your Ford Truck is capable of towing. When you’re planning to pull thousands of pounds behind your truck, knowing your towing limitations helps keep you, your passengers, your cargo, a...
April
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April
21
Even the best-made vehicles require some TLC from time to time, and your Ford Truck is no exception. At Lange & Fetter, we believe in empowering our customers to feel confident about vehicle ownership, including taking care of small repairs in the comfort of your own driveway. Today on the blog,...
March
10
March
10
Whether you’re looking to invest in a brand-new truck or simply want a brand-new place to eat, most folks look to one major source before making a decision: reviews. Verified reviews play an important role in helping people decide where to put their hard-earned money, and they provide consumer...
March
09
March
09
For plenty of parents, having children has become synonymous with a steady decline in your coolness factor. “Baby on board? Say goodbye to your beloved truck, and hello to groan-worthy dad jokes!” Here at Lange & Fetter, we believe that you can easily have both: a sweet pickup t...
March
06
March
06
Many drivers want (and need!) to know exactly how much their truck can really tow. Whether you’re responsible for hitching-up the company trailer on the job site, or you’re hauling the family trailer to a Northern Ontario campsite, understanding the towing capabilities of your pickup tru...
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