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Plan for the Unexpected in Spring Break Travel

The last thing that you ever want to experience is a roadside emergency situation. However, we’re sure that you’ve heard the saying: "Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong," otherwise known as Murphy’s Law. While you normally don’t want to become cynical, this is one of those isolated moments that it’s actually a good thing. Being just a little bit cynical will keep you prepared and safe while you’re driving around Villa Rica, GA and beyond.

A roadside emergency kit should be stored in the cargo area of your vehicle and include the…

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Ford Transit Vans Assist With Braking

The Ford Transit Connect is a very popular small van that is used by individuals and companies to transport and deliver a wide range of items. These vans have abundant cargo space, and their smaller size allows them to get in places larger vans can't.

One area where the Ford Transit Connect really assists you is in the area of braking. Sometimes you will have to come to a fast and hard stop. Emergency brake assist on the Ford Transit Connect applies extra braking power to help shorten stopping distances. 

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New Ford C-MAX Makes Driving Fun

A compact hybrid has become more and more popular among drivers as the cost of gas remains high and a movement of sustainability takes hold across the country. That is why we here at Don Rich Ford Co Inc in Villa Rica, GA are excited to announce the brand new 2018 Ford C-Max. This small hybrid vehicle packs a punch with 188 horsepower and regenerative braking.

Integration with smartphone devices, including Android phones, remains a popular add-on for modern drivers. You can sync up your smartphone with the available SYNC 3 infotainment system for additional fun on the go. 

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Excel with New Ford Taurus Performance Features

The Ford name has become synonymous with reliable and well-made vehicles. They’ve continued with that tradition and then some as Ford introduces the 2018 Taurus. Under its sleek styling lies a standard 3.5L Ti-VCT engine that offers a stealthy 288 horsepower. You also have the option to increase performance by exchanging the standard engine for a 3.5L EcoBoost with 365 horsepower. The SHO model features the EcoBoost as a standard feature.

As you move past the engine’s power, the next thing you may notice is the 6-Speed Select Shift Transmission, which is standard on all Taurus…

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How do I Find My Tire Size?

Finding out the tire size on your vehicle can be a little confusing if you are not sure what to look for, but you should find it's really not that difficult once you learn what the numbers and letters on your tires mean. The Don Rich Ford Co Inc team can assist.

You'll find the size on the sidewall of your tire; it should look something like this example: 235/45R17. Now using this example, we can break it down into three parts. The first number (235/) tells you the width of the tire from sidewall to sidewall…

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Tire Care Tips: Tread & Pressure

Safety, fuel efficiency, and a long life-span depend upon tires being properly inflated. Over-inflated or under-inflated tires can negatively impact all three of these vial elements. Therefore, you need to be proactive in making sure that your tires are consistently properly inflated. You can visit our Ford service center here in Villa Rica, GA to check out your tire inflation as needed.

Another factor that you have to bear in mind when it comes your car's tires and matters of safety and fuel efficiency is tread wear. 

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Learning About The Ending Of Car Leases


The assertion that you have a vehicle parked outside your home or in your garage is likely true. If you don’t, it’s almost certain that your friends or family have a vehicle that you regularly gain access to. Vehicles play a big role in our lives, whether that’s pure recreation or nothing but functionality.

A sizable portion of vehicles are leased every year in the United States. Unlike buying or financing cars, lease agreements will always come to an abrupt halt. Rather than waiting for that day to educate yourself, learn about the different kinds of leases…
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The Power-Assist Steering Technology in the 2018 Ford Fusion Sedan


A modern car is never fully appreciated without a precise, efficient steering wheel. It is for this reason that the 2018 Ford Fusion sedan takes up the significance of this feature with high priority. This car comes with an electric power-assisted steering wheel.

It is important for any driver to be in control of the car when driving at high speeds. Taking into consideration Fusion’s 2.0L, V6 engine, it is inevitable that this sedan comes with the latest power-assisted steering mechanism in the market. As a result, the Fusion sedan offers excellent active nibble and drift control features…
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The New 2018 Ford Edge Is an Interesting Vehicle

Would you be interested in a vehicle that offered rain-sensing wipers or auto-dimming exterior mirrors? Well, these features are available on the 2018 Ford Edge. Wouldn't it be nice never to have to turn on the wipers again when it starts to rain or snow? Most people would consider it a blessing for the mirrors to automatically dim when they are hit with bright light.

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