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CRUISING IN A 2017 FORD MUSTANG

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August 4, 2017

Close your eyes and picture yourself sitting comfortably in leather-trimmed seats, cruising the road with the top down and letting the sunlight reflect off your skin. You can turn this dream into reality with the 2017 Ford Mustang.

For a car enthusiast, knowing the history of the Ford Mustang is as basic as knowing when the sun rises and when the sun sets. This vehicle is a statement for American automotive, and for being the car that combined a sporty design with a price most can afford. Through the years this well-known vehicle increased its reputation as a car most would love to drive at least once in their life.

While you might think the 2017 Ford Mustang is all about power, you will be surprised to learn it has so much more to offer. Buyers can choose from among three engines to get the performance they want; a turbocharged four-cylinder, a strong V6, and an incredible V8. No matter which engine is under the hood, the Ford Mustang delivers sharp handling and excellent state of the art technology.

For a coupe, the Mustang perfectly rides those lines between functionality, performance and comfort while adding the convertible option to increase the enjoyment factor exceedingly. This well equipped vehicle is showing off its modern interpretation of a classic design.

With just one look at the 2017 Ford Mustang, you know this is a serious pony car. Whether you drive it home in coupe or convertible form, you are taking home an instant classic. You’ll love its performance, its head-turning style, and advanced technology. Pick out your favorite Ford Mustang today at Hassett Ford located at 3530 Sunrise Hwy, NY 11793 or call us at 516-785-7800.

Maintenance Tips Before Your Summer Road Trip

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July 13, 2017

Summer is here and families are ready to hit the road and take a much-needed vacation. Make sure your car is ready for the journey by preventing any unexpected mishaps while you’re out of town.

The easiest way to stay prepared is to visit one of our professionals at Hassett and let a mechanic perform a full safety inspection on your vehicle about a week before your trip. Waiting till the last minute to get your car inspected is not good because if something comes up wrong, it could take a few days to get fixed. You do not want last minute auto repairs throwing a wrench in your vacation plans, forcing you to delay your trip.

In a safety inspection, one of our mechanics will give a thorough check of everything from fluid levels, belts, hoses, lights, tires and brakes to make sure your car is ready to cruise the road.

Some of the qualities a safety inspection will cover include:

Summer Tailgating Tips

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July 24, 2015

July isn’t only the unofficial start of the summer tailgating season—it’s also the official beginning of National Tailgating Month! Tailgating combines family, friends, and great food—what could be better? In order to help you host the perfect tailgate, Hasset Pre-Owned has listed some of our best summer tailgating tips below.

  1. Make a Plan – Planning out your tailgate will help everything go much more smoothly. Figure out what food you want to serve, what condiments you’ll need, and how many plates and sets of silverware will keep everyone happy. A plan will make sure you’re ready when it’s almost game time.
  1. Include Team Colors – Find foods and tableware that match your favorite team’s colors. It will keep everything bright and fun while also setting a game day atmosphere.
  1. Stay Hydrated – Sure a few cold ones are great while tailgating on game day, however, it’s important to stay hydrated. No one wants to miss the game because they didn’t drink enough water.

Overall, make sure you have fun with these summer tailgating tips! That’s what tailgating is all about, after all.