Getting a flat tire is never convenient. That is why Ford
has partnered with Michelin® to equip the all-new Ford Explorer with available
Selfseal® tires. These proprietary tires will come with a unique rubber sealant
that will be able to fill about 90% of tread punctures up to a quarter-inch in
These tires will come standard on the Explorer Platinum and
Explorer Limited Hybrid four-wheel-drive models and will be available on
Explorer Limited two-wheel-drive and four-wheel-drive models.
“The all-new Explorer is designed to help our customers feel unstoppable and worry-free,” said Craig Patterson, Explorer marketing manager. “The availability of these new Michelin® Selfseal® tires is another great example of that.”
With these tires, they slow the loss of air pressure with a puncture to less than 15 pounds per square inch per week. This could give you time to finish your family vacation or at least make it to your preferred tire store to buy a replacement. For even more security, all Explorer models come standard with a spare tire.
The sealant inside the Selfseal® tires surrounds any
puncturing object to seal the hole. If the object falls out, the sealant should
fill the tread puncture to slow air loss.
No matter the season, there are always sporting events to
watch and cheer for. A great way to do this is by hosting a game-watching
party. This lets you cheer on your favorite teams with your best friends all
while eating some delicious food. If you need some snack inspiration, check out
this list of mouth-watering temptations.
One of the great things about nachos is they don’t require any dipping. Pile all your favorite toppings on beforehand and let everyone enjoy the perfect topping-to-chip ratio. For a new idea, try Guy Fieri’s Italian-inspired recipe.
Pigs in a Blanket
Hot dogs wrapped in flaky pastry will always be delicious. Add a tangy dipping sauce alongside the standard ketchup for some variety.
Ice Cream Sandwiches
For something sweet and delicious try whipping up these homemade ice cream sandwiches. Roll the sandwiches in mini M&M’s or chocolate chips to finish them off.
You can never go wrong with chicken wings while watching sports. Make plenty so they don’t all disappear before halftime. Try recipes like this honey mustard version of even chicken parmesan.
Relive your college days while cheering on your alma mater
with a delicious pizza. Make the dough ahead of time and then let everyone
choose their own ingredients.
Here at Westland Ford, we hope you and your entire crew enjoy cheering for your favorite team.