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Eco-inspiration from real-life creatures

What exactly do Ford and honeybees have in common? Sure, there’s the sweet factor: A sweet ride, and an insect responsible for the sweet stuff we love to drizzle on our peanut butter sandwiches.

 

But, take it one step further—just as honeybees use creature innovation to come up with an entire system of making honey, the Ford Motor Co. knows how to revolutionize.

 

When it comes to the 2018 Ford EcoSport, one of…

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Road Trip Exhaustion

You are headed off on a road trip. The only issue is your vehicle hasn't been looked at by a professional in months. What could go wrong? A car is susceptible to more issues with more miles. More travel could equal a break down. You can visit our service department to do a pre-road-trip check-up before you leave.

This way your trip goes off without a hitch. Cars need to be serviced before taking a long trip. Batteries need to be checked for power. Oil needs to be changed regularly. Tires need to checked for tread and air pressure…
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Which car wash will you choose?

It’s a hot and sunny day. You walk out to your car and notice that someone has written “Clean me” in the dirt. A bit embarrassed you decide that as soon as work is over, you are going to get your car washed.

Now, the decisions begin: Are you going to go to a self-cleaning wash where you put quarters in and hold the hose and get sopping wet. Will you opt for the self-cleaning car wash that as long as you can drive onto the track, everything else is done for you? Will you treat your car to…
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Auburn A-Day and the F-150: Ford Tough from the Gridiron to the Highway

Auburn’s A-Day scrimmage April 8th revealed some exciting, albeit unexpected, power players. Tiger Town may have reason to roll Toomers trees in the form of Darius Slayton and Nate Craig-Myers, two receivers who proved during Saturday’s scrimmage that they were tough as nails, ready to work, and better than ever.

Nate Craig-Myers dazzled on the field with an especially explosive performance. He led all receivers with 154 yards while catching 50, 47…

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The 2017 Ford Escape Makes any Trip More Enjoyable


Looking for the perfect traveling companion? Then look no further than the 2017 Ford Escape. With its powerful 2.0L EcoBoost engine, you will be going places. It also has a towing capacity of a whopping 3,500 Lbs. And with an estimated rating of 23 city/30 hwy/26 combined miles per gallon, you can do some major sight-seeing without blowing your whole budget on gas. It has black-out trim, sports seats, and a leather-trimmed shift lever and steering wheel, to make any trip a little nicer. Well, a lot nicer, but not to brag. Even if you're…
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Safe Driving 101

Whether you just started driving or have had your license for longer than you'd like to admit, there is one thing we should all have in common when it comes to driving and that's safety. Here are a few helpful tips on ways to ensure you are always driving safely.

1. BUCKLE YOUR SEAT BELT

This is the first thing everyone should be doing when they get in their vehicle. Not only can it save your life if you get in an accident but it's also the law! There's a reason you see signs all over…
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Ford Updates You Ought to Know!

  1. RS-status may “crossover”

     

    If you dig power and performance, but crave a bit more cargo capability, you’ll be glad to know that Ford’s Dave Pericak recently cited reasons for us to believe that Ford SUVs may soon receive the RS badge! In an interview with Car Dealer Magazine earlier this week, Pericak stated that he saw the idea of an RS crossover model as “an opportunity” that would benefit both customers and the…

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2017 Ford Transit Connect Helps Your Day Go Smoother!

Do you need a van that rides as smooth as it looks? Have you ever wished for a more productive van that helps to make your workday stress free and effortless? The new Ford Transit Connect provides all of that and more in a stylish and attractive package. This van come equipped with a powerful 1.6 liter four cylinder engine that can handle the most toughest highway assignments and is very quiet on the road too.

The new Ford Transit Connect has dual sliding doors to help you load cargo safe and sound from any commercial hardware or utility…
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Check Out the Ford C-Max Hybrid

The C-Max Hybrid utilizes Ford's powersplit tech to bolster fuel economy over comparable sized vehicles using conventional powertrains. This junction of engineering innovation and artistic talent is available in two styles; SE and Titanium. It uses a 2.0-liter Atkinson-cycle 4-cylinder gas engine combined with a lithium - ion battery powered electric motor. This power split design has the flexibility to power the tires with the electric motor and combustion engine together, or separately.

The Ford C-Max has an external charging port that allows for either 120 or 240 volt charges.
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Ford Expanding Electrification Efforts

Ford has been leading the charge in technological advancements for years now. Autonomous cars, state-of-the-art infotainment systems, and now, the country’s most trusted motor vehicle manufacturer is going electric.

 

Like Dylan did, but without the backlash.

 

The times they are, indeed, a-changin’. Just this month, the automotive giant announced that Ford’s Advanced Fuel Qualified Vehicle Modifier (QVM) program will expand to include companies that develop and install electrified and hydraulic hybrid powertrains for…

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