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Ford is Interested in Power

Ford is Interested in Power

If you look at the Ford lineup it should be evident from the star this brand has a serious interest in power. While you might normally think of power and visualize a vehicle that gets out on the track and rips of fast laps, and […]

Developing Diesel at Ford

Ford has announced it has a new EcoBlue engine that will be the diesel used in smaller diesel powered vehicles in the future. This engine is expected to eventually be part of the Transit lineup and is made to not only work well in the […]

Going Vintage at the Post Office

12.26.15 - 1953 Chevrolet Pickup Truck

The US Postal Service brings us a variety of great collectible stamps on a regular basis, making new ones nearly every year.  For car guys and truck enthusiasts the new stamps for this year show us four classic trucks that will be adorned beautifully and make for a fun way to collect or send mail.  Some of us are not just car guys buy also philatelists (stamp collectors) and enjoy the fun of collecting some of the rarest and collectible stamps ever made.  Even if you don’t enjoy cars but like to collect stamps these are four you should consider adding to your collection.

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Ford Ranger To Be Assembled In Nigeria

Ford Ranger has been a staple and icon of the Ford lineup for generations. The tough, rugged truck was introduced in the United States in 1983 to compete against Japanese small trucks and has done well against the competition. In the first half of 2015, […]

Ford Announces Mustang Apollo Edition

The Ford Mustang is an American Icon. It exudes the manly muscle car from yesterday for many and the excitement of a new era for others. Likewise, the Apollo mission into outer space was a memorable time in history. In light of the Apollo missions, […]

The 2016 Ford Shelby Mustang Redefines Sexy

2016 Ford Shelby Mustang

The Ford Mustang has been an American Icon for decades. From the Mustang Roush and Saleen to the Shelby, there is a lot of history that stands behind the Mustang name. From coupes and convertibles, to GT versions and turbocharged engines, Mustang has been a powerful vehicle that is fast on the road and a head turner to bystanders and onlookers. Everyone looks when Mustang passes them by. (more…)

Finding Exclusivity on Common Ground

The Ford Ranger was one of the most popular and most sold trucks of all time but is now a thing of the past. Many times when you are looking for something that is unique, you have to search where you wouldn’t expect, a place […]

What to Do with the GT

When Ford unleashed its own surprise at the Detroit Auto Show in January, showing off the new Ford GT sports car that is simply an amazing machine that looks sleek, stylish, fast, gorgeous and simply ready to take to the track we thought that might […]

New Ford Expedition Has Size When it’s Needed Most

2015 Ford Expedition

As many vehicle shoppers are moving toward smaller, more agile and more fuel efficient models, there is still a need for some for the larger more cumbersome SUV’s. The Ford Expedition is such an SUV and has gained a ton of great updates to continue to offer a leading edge on the competition which includes the Chevrolet Tahoe, GMC Yukon, Toyota Sequoia and Nissan Armada. Some of these leading items include replacing the large V8 engine with an EcoBoost V6 to offer much more fuel efficiency than ever before. Add some interior updates along with some very attractive body style changes and the Expedition offers plenty of great features for any owner to fully enjoy the new modernized SUV.

With a great deal of cargo space and room for up to eight passengers, the Expedition continues to be a leader in the large SUV class. For 2015 the updates include MyFord Touch, a refreshed front and rear and the change to a smaller more fuel efficient engine. Add to this the inclusion of selectable drive modes to choose from Comfort, Normal and Sport which helps the suspension provide the ride feeling the driver is looking for.

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Pickups with the Highest Horsepower for 2015 (Part 2)

Pickup trucks are built to get work done or offer a great deal of fun and versatility to enjoy. Taking gear to the outdoor destination is easy to do with one of the great pickup trucks that make of this list of the six highest […]