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2016 Ford F-150 Shows Off Fuel Economy

No Comments 20 March 2016

When drivers think about pickup trucks, they don’t usually think of them as being fuel efficient. But fuel economy is still important, even in the largest vehicles, and PickupTrucks.com understands that. That’s why they held the PickupTrucks.com Texas Truck Showdown Max MPG fuel economy challenge. The challenge pitted some of the top pickup trucks on the market against one another. Trucks were not only rated on their fuel economy, but they were subjected to PickupTrucks.com’s usual round of tests including acceleration, brakes, sound, payload, and calculations of the gas-tank-range. After 18 total tests and expert evaluations of the trucks’ MPG performance, ride quality, tech and entertainment, and more, they were ready to pick the best. Continue Reading

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Fuel-Saving Technology Becoming Standard for Ford F-150

No Comments 23 February 2016

Ford has been making an ongoing commitment to the environment lately. From improving fuel efficiency with their EcoBoost engine to making their production facilities greener, Ford automakers are moving towards sustainability. And in the latest move, they are making their Auto Start-Stop technology standard for every 2017 Ford F-150 with EcoBoost engine. The Auto Start-Stop automatically turns off the engine when a vehicle is stopped, which not only cuts down on harmful emissions, but increases fuel efficiency. Continue Reading

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Ford F-150 Sets a Record in Vehicle Satisfaction Awards

No Comments 13 August 2015

There may be no greater testament to a car’s value and quality than the satisfaction – or lack thereof – of actual owners of the vehicle. So when AutoPacific released their list of 2015 Vehicle Satisfaction Awards, drivers and dealerships listened up. The experts at AutoPacific didn’t make the calls though. They just evaluated over 66,000 survey responses received from owners of 2015 model year vehicles. Owners evaluated 50 attributes of their cars, from fuel efficiency to drive performance to comfort. Continue Reading

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Ford Introduces Cutting Edge Camera Technology

No Comments 23 July 2015

As anyone who has driven the 2015 Ford F-150 knows, Ford takes their technology seriously. The all-new version of the Ford truck is the smartest truck on the market, and boasts some of the most innovative features yet from the automaker. But of course, Ford engineers didn’t come up with all that new technology by resting on their laurels – they are constantly striving to improve, and the newest feature they are introducing raises the bar for in-car cameras. Continue Reading


2015 Ford F-150 Aces Crash Tests

No Comments 14 May 2015

With all the talk going around about the toughness of the all-new Ford F-150, not to mention its innovative technology and impressive power, it would be easy to forget about some of the more basic elements that make the Ford truck great.  And it’s hard to get more basic, or more important, than safety.  After all, what good is the smartest, most capable truck on the market if you’re worried about how you will fare if the unexpected happens?  Luckily, you won’t have to worry in the 2015 Ford F-150 – its safety credentials have recently been impressively established! Continue Reading


Stay Connected with Ford SYNC® 3

No Comments 15 January 2015

It’s easy to find yourself spending a lot more time than you realize in your car.  Between getting to and from work, running errands, ferrying kids around, and of course, longer road trips to visit friends and family or take a vacation, most of us end up spending a lot of time sitting in our vehicles.  Luckily, the Ford Company works hard to make sure that this time is comfortable and enjoyable, with luxurious vehicles and great performances.  But they’re taking making driving better to another level by ensuring that not only will you be comfortable and have great drive experience during all those hours in your Ford truck or car, but that you’ll be connected and entertained as well! Continue Reading



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