It’s true that gas prices are pretty darn good these days; Nobody’s here to complain about that. And we are all looking to live large – So should we scrap the idea of a small, efficient car? Not so fast. When you’re looking at a decision as long-term as which new car to buy, it’s important to think about the bigger long-term picture. Fuel costs are nothing if not unpredictable, and Ford is one name in the business that really puts a focus (no pun intended… well, maybe) on how its vehicles can continue to provide quality and value over the entire course of ownership.
Which brings us to two of the most well-loved small cars out there: the Ford Focus, and even smaller Fiesta. What are the differences between the 2016 Ford Fiesta and Focus? Start by checking out this chart: Read the rest of this entry
We’re huge fans of the Ford Fusion. It’s one of those sedans that’s really got something for everyone. Whether you just need a car that’s right-priced and comfortable for your everyday ride, or you’ve got your sights on something special like a hybrid model or AWD, there’s a Fusion for you. And now, there’s a new member of the Fusion family that widens the popular model’s reach even further: the all-new Fusion Sport. We’ll give you the lowdown on the Ford Fusion V6 Sport release date, price, and whatever facts and figures we’ve got on hand. Read the rest of this entry
St. Patrick’s Day 2016 is coming up March 17. Regardless of whether you have Irish heritage to celebrate, there are tons of fun things to do in the Grand Junction area that entire week. Think outside the pub and check out some of these family-friendly and/or Irish-themed events this year. Maybe we’ll see you there! Read the rest of this entry
Have you ever wondered how Ford tests the long-term ride quality of its super duty trucks? How does an automaker know how repeated trips and jobs are going to affect the integrity of some of the toughest trucks on the planet? When it comes to the 2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty ride quality, Ford uses mobile climate and road simulators to find the sources of squeaks and rattles before you ever have to deal with them! Read the rest of this entry
A few short years ago, the truck world eagerly anticipated the release of the 2015 Ford F-150, a bold redesign of America’s best selling pickup that saw a huge weight reduction (thanks to all-new body material in the form of military grade aluminum alloy) and revised engine lineup. While this was certainly a substantial change – the kind that doesn’t really warrant another overhaul for many model years to come – there is talk about Ford continuing to enhance and improve on its award-winning truck lineup.
The question of whether Ford’s planning a diesel F-150 has been coming up more and more lately. Is this really in the works or just a rumor? Would there be enough benefits to adding a diesel Ford F-150, and would people buy it? Read the rest of this entry