Archive for July, 2015

2016 Ford Explorer has Arrived at Matt Ford

Monday, July 20th, 2015
New 2016 Ford Explorer in Independence MO

New 2016 Ford Explorer in Independence MO

The Ford Explorer is by far one of the best-selling models in the Ford lineup, and it has been around for 25 years already. Fans of the Ford Explorer have been patiently waiting for the highly anticipated model redesign for the new 2016 model year. Well, we are happy to announce that the new 2016 Ford Explorer in Independence MO has officially been released and is available now at Matt Ford. Therefore, we will be dedicating this blog post to telling you everything that we know about the new 2016 Ford Explorer so far. (more…)

How do Air Curtains Improve Fuel Efficiency on the 2015 Ford F-150?

Saturday, July 18th, 2015
Air Curtains on the 2015 F-150 Reduce Drag

Air Curtains on the 2015 F-150 Reduce Drag

It’s no secret that the 2015 Ford F-150 is by far the most advanced and innovative pickup truck that has ever been built. Ford completely revamped this model for the new 2015 model year by implementing a weight-saving aluminum body that increased both the performance and fuel economy of the truck. However, Ford made some other improvements to the truck that aren’t as well known, but are still very important. One of these ways was implementing some new air curtains on the 2015 F-150 reduce drag. Therefore, we have decided to dedicate this blog post to telling you all about the ways that the new air curtains improve the aerodynamics of the 2015 Ford F-150. (more…)

New 2016 Ford Taurus Release Date

Friday, July 17th, 2015
Arrival of the 2016 Ford Taurus in Independence MO

2016 Ford Taurus in Independence MO

Here at Matt Ford we are big fans of the Ford Taurus. The Taurus is one of the best-selling models at our dealership each and every year. The new 2016 Ford Taurus is going to be released soon, which has a lot of people very excited. We have decided to celebrate the arrival of the 2016 Ford Taurus in Independence MO by telling you all about it in this blog post. (more…)

Huge Incentives Offered on the 2015 Ford F-150

Friday, July 17th, 2015
Ford is Offering $10,000 in F-150 Incentives

Ford is Offering $10,000 in F-150 Incentives

The Ford F-150 is one of our top selling vehicles here at Matt Ford. Our customers just love the rugged durability, great performance, and stylish appearance of this truck. Well, now our customers have an all-new reason to get behind the wheel of an F-150. We recently found out that Ford is offering $10,000 in F-150 incentives, and we couldn’t be any more excited about that. Therefore, we have decided to dedicate this blog post to telling you all about this great new deal from Ford. (more…)

2015 Ford F-150 Receives Highest Score Ever at Vehicle Satisfaction Awards

Thursday, July 9th, 2015

2015 Ford F-150 Dominated at the Vehicle Satisfaction Awards

We are all huge fans of the 2015 Ford F-150 here at Matt Ford. It is by far the most durable, capable and advanced pickup truck that Ford has ever produced due to a recent redesign. Ford has implemented a long list of new and innovative changes to the F-150 for the 2015 model year such as an all-aluminum body. Therefore, we were not surprised to learn that the 2015 Ford F-150 dominated at the Vehicle Satisfaction Awards this year. We will be using this blog post to tell you all about this great achievement for the 2015 Ford F-150 pickup truck. (more…)

How Does the 2017 Ford Raptor Handle Desert Conditions?

Wednesday, July 8th, 2015
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2017 Ford Raptor Finished its Initial Desert Durability Testing

After a one-year hiatus, Ford unveiled the next-generation of the F-150 Raptor at the 2015 North American International Auto Show in Detroit to a huge amount of fanfare. Since 2010 the Ford F-150 Raptor has been the ultimate symbol of off-road performance pickup trucks, and the all-new 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor looks to take that performance to a whole new level next year. However, Ford needs to do extensive testing before it can be released to make sure that it is ready for any environment that you can throw at it. The 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor finished its initial desert durability testing recently, and we are going to use this blog post to tell you about how it did. (more…)

New Ford Driving Skills for Life Program Promotes Teen Driving Safety

Tuesday, July 7th, 2015
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Ford Safe Summer Driving Camp for Teens

One of the things that we love about the Ford brand is their commitment to safety. They develop by far the most advanced safety features and technology for the cars in their lineup. However, Ford’s commitment to safe driving extends far beyond that. For example, we recently learned about an all-new Ford Safe Summer Driving Camp for teens. This program is officially called Ford Driving Skills for Life, and it will be taking place this summer. We will be using this blog post to tell you all about this exciting new Ford program to promote safe teen driving. (more…)

Best Vehicles in the Ford Lineup to Take Camping

Tuesday, July 7th, 2015
Best Ford Vehicles for Camping

Best Ford Vehicles for Camping

Summer is officially in full-swing and people are out enjoying the weather and outdoor hobbies. One of the most popular outdoor summer hobbies is camping. However, camping can become a real challenge if you do not have the proper vehicle to haul all of your gear. Therefore, we have decided to dedicate this blog post to highlighting the best Ford vehicles for camping. (more…)

Top Steakhouses and Barbeque Restaurants Near Kansas City

Monday, July 6th, 2015
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Best BBQ Restaurants and Steakhouses in Kansas City

There are many benefits to living near Kansas City, and one of them is the great dining options that are available to us. Kansas City is home to some of the best local steak and barbeque restaurants in the country, with a lot of options to choose from. All of us here at Matt Ford have been lucky enough to visit many of the local  restaurants in the area. Therefore, we will be using this blog post to tell you about some of the best BBQ restaurants and steakhouses in Kansas City. (more…)

Random Things You Don’t Know About the Ford F-150

Monday, July 6th, 2015
Things you Don’t Know About the Ford F-150

Things you Don’t Know About the Ford F-150

It’s no secret that Americans love pickup trucks, and the Ford F-150 is one of the most iconic pickup trucks on the road. There is a reason that the Ford F-150 has been the best-selling pickup truck in America for nearly four decades, it’s simply better than what the competition has to offer. Pickup truck fans are some of the most enthusiastic drivers in the world, and therefore, there are a lot of people who know almost everything about the F-150. However, we are confident that we have uncovered some things you don’t know about the Ford F-150. (more…)