Archive | February, 2011

Want to know a secret? Ford may be bringing back the GT! I know I am excited, but what do you all think?

Now here’s a juicy rumor we can get excited about: According to the crew over at Automobile, Ford may be considering another shot at the legendary Ford GT. The news comes courtesy of Derrick Kuzak, Ford’s head of global product development.

http://www.autoblog.com/2011/01/13/report-fords-kuzak-hints-that-gt-successor-may-be-in-the-cards/

Thank you all for driving Fords! This survey says all you Ford owners are the MOST LOYAL!

Polk, the company that has been examining customer loyalty for 15 years, as Ford claiming the top spot in its most recent survey. After polling nearly 5 million “return-to-market” events, Polk found a majority of Ford customers returned to the brand for their next vehicle.

http://www.autoblog.com/2011/01/12/polk-ford-owners-are-most-loyal-buyers-this-year/

Take a look at the new Ford Vertrek Concept! It is a fantastic new compact SUV the whole family will love!

Key trends among customers for this type of vehicle are common to North America, Europe and Asia. They include engaging design, outstanding fuel economy and smart technologies wrapped in a right-sized package that supports an active lifestyle.

http://www.blueovalnews.com/index.php?categoryid=12&p2_articleid=873

Ford is bringing us a couple really great new NEXT generation hybrids! The planet will be so happy!

Ford today revealed two next-generation hybrid vehicles – including its first production plug-in hybrid electric vehicle – at the 2011 North American International Auto Show, bringing consumers more choice, versatility and style for high-mileage family-friendly vehicles.

http://www.blueovalnews.com/index.php?categoryid=12&p2_articleid=874

Ford is coming out with A LOT of great new cars! Take a look at what the folks at Ford have to say about it!

Ford is producing 10 new-generation, fuel-efficient smaller cars that people really want – and is offering consumers its greatest variety of small vehicle choices, fuel or no fuel.

http://www.blueovalnews.com/index.php?categoryid=12&p2_articleid=875

The 2011 Ford Taurus at Future Ford of Sacramento was just named Best Family Sedan for the Money! Take a look!

http://www.futurefordofsacramento.com 866-699-7684 If you think the Ford Taurus is a crummy, dated, mid-size sedan suitable only for fleet use, you need to catch up. The Ford Taurus has been redesigned. Now the Taurus beats most other large cars when it comes to all-around performance and value: two reasons why we named it the 2011 Best Family Sedan for the Money.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vzvcmHbUAhs

Take a look at the new 2011 Ford Mustang at Future Ford of Sacramento! The convertible is nice, and it is powerful!

http://www.futurefordofsacramento.com 866-699-7684 V6 Coupe is equipped with a standard 3.7-liter, V6, 305-horsepower engine that achieves 19-mpg in the city and 29-mpg on the highway. The GT Premium Convertible is equipped with a standard 5.0-liter, V8, 412-horsepower engine that achieves 16-mpg in the city and 24-mpg on the highway. A 6-speed manual transmission with overdrive is standard on both trims, and a 6-speed automatic transmission with overdrive is optional.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rqHCq4Dw3GI

Check out the 2011 Ford Fusion at Future Ford of Sacramento! Now you can let your teenagers drive more often!

http://www.futurefordofsacramento.com 866-699-7684 The 2011 Ford Fusion carries over largely unchanged from the 2010 Fusion, which underwent revisions inside and out and added the 41-mpg Ford Fusion Hybrid. New features for the 2011 Fusion include Ford’s MyKey system that allows parents to set limits on their teenage drivers and a blind-spot side-view mirror included on models not otherwise fitted with the optional Blind Spot Information System. Newly optional are an HD Radio receiver and rain-sensing wipers, along with two new appearance packages.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q4i90kImLY4

Snap judgment? This could be the best all-around engine ever offered in the F-150, at least until EcoBoost.

A 2011 F-150 XLT SuperCrew 5.0 4×4 showed up in the driveway of pickuptrucks.com last week, and they wasted no time putting it through its paces. In less than a week, they drove it 800 miles – 622 miles of which it towed a 9,000-pound conventional tandem axle horse trailer.

http://news.pickuptrucks.com/2011/02/road-test-review-2011-ford-f-150-xlt-50-liter-v-8.html

Ford is building a Mustang Boss racer! There are some really great pictures of it here! Take a look!

Ford has been unusually un-forthcoming about the new 2012 BOSS302S track version of the BOSS 302. It has taken leaks and constant speculation to get them to come out with it. And even now, they are barely lifting the cover. But this week they have shown some photos and specifications of the upcoming club racer version of the new 2012 BOSS 302 Mustang.

http://www.themustangnews.com/content/2010/12/2012-boss-302s-mustang-racer/