Archive for February, 2015

How the Ford Escape Differs From the Ford Edge

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Differences Between Ford Escape and Ford Edge

Two of the most popular SUVs in the Ford lineup are the Escape and the Edge, as they are not only able to deliver an impressive level of space, style and performance, but boast price tags that make them two of the most affordable crossovers, not only in the Ford family, but in the market in general. If you are having a difficult time determining which of the vehicles is better for you, allow us to explain the differences between the Ford Escape and Ford Edge. (more…)

2017 Ford Focus RS Will Generate as Much as 316 Horsepower

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

2017 Ford Focus RS 2.3-Liter Engine Specs

Not too long ago, Ford announced that they would be bringing their popular Ford Focus RS to the states as one of the 12 promised performance vehicles, and ever since we heard the news, we have been waiting in anticipation for the new hatchback to arrive. Unfortunately we won’t be seeing it until next year at the latest, but we do have some exciting news to share with you before the official release of the Focus RS. (more…)

Ford Set to Manufacture F-150 Models in Kansas City

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

Kansas City 2015 Ford F-150 Production

When Ford first announced that the F-150 would be getting an aluminum body for the 2015 model year, we knew that the pickup was going to shake up the market, as no one had seen or done anything quite like it before. Of course those big changes have caused significant changes in the assembly plants as well, but thankfully, according to the automaker, all of the changes implemented so far have all been successful. (more…)

Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles Are Best of the Best

Monday, February 23rd, 2015

Ford Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle Requirements

Certified Pre-Owned vehicles continue to gain a great deal of popularity as they are able to provide many of the benefits of a newer vehicle, but for a much lower price. Even besides price, there are a number of benefits that can come from the certified vehicles, and with a closer look at some of the Ford Certified Pre-Owned vehicle requirements, it’s clear to see exactly why so many choose to purchase the vehicles. (more…)

Ford Fiesta and Focus Both Offer Unique Set of Abilities

Monday, February 23rd, 2015

Differences Between Ford Fiesta and Ford Focus

Two of the best-selling Ford vehicles in the lineup are the Ford Fiesta and the Ford Focus, as they are two of the smallest offerings. Their smaller size not only helps them both to be affordable, but fuel efficient as well. Seeing as price and efficiency have a lot to do with the decision-making process, it comes as no surprise that the Fiesta and Focus do so well. So what separates the two vehicles? Well, let’s take a look. (more…)

Ford V8 Engine Could Be Discontinued After 2017

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

Is Ford Getting Rid of the V8 Engine?

Just last month, Ford pulled the sheet off of a few new models in Detroit, and although the excitement that was provoked by the new performance vehicles was definitely warranted, there was something that Ford failed to mention during their press conference that could cause quite the stir in the automotive industry. (more…)

Warming Car Up in Winter Helps Avoid Major Problems

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

Do You Need to Warm Up Your Car in Winter?

Warming your car up on those cold winter mornings is a subject of intense debate. There are some who say that it is absolutely necessary, and others who argue that an idling engine can do no good, and that you can put the engine to work as little as thirty seconds after you turn that key. To settle the score once and for all, we’ve decided to answer the age-old question: do you need to warm your car up in winter? (more…)

2015 Ford Mustang Earns Top Safety Rating from NHTSA

Monday, February 16th, 2015

2015 Ford Mustang NHTSA Safety Rating

Seeing as the redesigned Mustang has been available for a while now, there wasn’t much that we didn’t know about its specs and features. We have had the skinny on the Mustang for quite some time, but one aspect that we were unclear on was exactly how safe it is. Well, the wait for that information is over, and not surprisingly, the results are impressive. Let’s look at the 2015 Ford Mustang NHTSA safety rating. (more…)

Ford Calls on K-9 Keegan to Help Unveil New 2016 Police Interceptor

Monday, February 16th, 2015

2016 Ford Police Interceptor Utility Specs and Features

One of the most widely-discussed Chicago Auto Show debuts was the one that took place on the Ford stage. As we told you just last week, the automaker unveiled their new Explorer-based fleet vehicle in the Windy City, and although there was a great deal of interest in the design of the new vehicle, the way that they chose to unveil the Interceptor had a lot to do with the reason that so many were discussing the SUV. (more…)

CPO Ford Vehicles Endure Rigorous Inspection Process

Friday, February 13th, 2015

Ford Certified Pre-Owned 172-Point Inspection Process

Here at Matt Ford, we have been spending a great deal of time discussing Certified Pre-Owned vehicles, and although we have covered many of the most appealing benefits of the vehicles, we thought it would be helpful to take a closer look at how the Ford Certified Pre-Owned 172-point inspection process works. (more…)