2015 Ford Taurus Among Best Unexpected Family Cars

The 2015 Ford Taurus was voted one of cars.com's best unexpected family cars.

The 2015 Ford Taurus was voted one of cars.com’s best unexpected family cars.

The 2015 Ford Taurus was voted one of the top five “unexpected family cars” by a parent test driver with three children writing for cars.com.

Their writer has a preschooler and twin infants. Cars.com asked her to test drive cars that wouldn’t be considered “family cars,” so no crossovers, vans or SUV, and then pick her five favorites. The Taurus made the list because plenty of car seats can fit comfortably and there is plenty of room for those cargo needs that come with having kids.

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2015 Ford F-150 is a North American Car of the Year Finalist

The 2015 Ford F-150 is one of the three finalists that will compete for the North American Truck/Utility of the year. With a complete interior and exterior redesign, the 2015 Ford F-150 was the most anticipated vehicle that was released this year. It will be hard to compete against it for the title in January 2015.

The North American Truck/Utility award is selection of the best redesign model for the new year. The winners will be announced on Monday, January 12th at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

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The End of the December 2014 Will the Best Time to Buy a Car

The last week of 2014 will be the best time all year to purchase a vehicle. Automotive experts anticipate large incentives, deep discounts and plenty of customers to visit the showroom from Dec. 26 through Dec. 31.

“With manufacturers motivated to end the year strong, dealerships eager to lower their inventory levels, and brand specialists/managers motivated to hit sales targets, it provides car buyers with negotiating opportunities,” says thestar.com.

If you are in the market to purchase or lease your next vehicle, you would be mistaken to wait until January to drive home in your next vehicle. Last year, True Car reported that New Year’s Eve 2013 was the best day all year to save money on a new car.

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Save up to $2,500 on this great 2014 Kia Soul at Waikem Kia

Save up to $2,500 on this great 2014 Kia Soul at Waikem Kia

So why Dec. 26-31? There’s a number of reasons actually:

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2015 Ford Mustang is North American Car of the Year Finalist

The 2015 Ford Mustang is one of three vehicles competing to win the prestigious North American Car of the Year Award.

The 2015 Ford Mustang is one of three vehicles competing to win the prestigious North American Car of the Year Award.

The 2015 Ford Mustang was named one of three vehicle to compete for the 2015 North American Car of the Year Award. It was completely redesigned for the new year with innovative style and great new technology inside and out. We’ll find out if it has won America’s most prestigious automotive awards in Jan. 2015.

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Waikem Mitsubishi Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Waikem Family Members Craig, Doug and David Waikem stand with Gayu Uesugi, Chariman of the Board and CEO of Mitsubishi Motors North America, to celebrate Waikem Mitsubishi's 25th anniversary.

Waikem Family Members Craig, Doug and David Waikem stand with Gayu Uesugi, Chariman of the Board and CEO of Mitsubishi Motors North America, to celebrate Waikem Mitsubishi’s 25th anniversary.

 

Waikem Mitsubishi celebrated its 25th anniversary Thursday with a special honor from Mitsubishi North America.

Gayu Uesugi, Chariman of the Board and CEO of Mitsubishi Motors North America, and other representatives from Mitsubishi Motors North America visited our Massillon showroom on Thursday to meet the Waikem Family and congratulate them on selling Mitsubishi cars since 1989. The family received a plaque and a banner that reminds everyone of Mitsubishi’s core principle: Ichimai-iwa — “Monolithic Solidarity” or “One Rock.”

“Everybody in the organization shares the same goal and works together to achieve our goal of success and growth,” the banner says.

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Ford F-150 nominated for Best Pickup Truck

The 2015 Ford F-150 was nominated for cars.com's truck of the year award this week.

The 2015 Ford F-150 was nominated for cars.com’s truck of the year award this week.

The 2015 Ford F-150 is nominated for cars.com Best Pickup Truck award.

The website has chosen this vehicle for its big redesign, new technology and use of high-strength aluminum. It will be competing against five other vehicles and the winner will be announced at the North American International Auto Show in January, 2015.

Cars.com says, “the big news about this redesign is that it is the first mass-produced pickup to use high strength aluminum for all the body panels and bed construction.”

With the new material there is a significant change in overall weight of the vehicle but it also drives and sounds different. A reduction in weight has allowed Ford to create an EcoBoost engine that has better fuel economy while still keeping towing and payload standards.

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REVIEW: 2015 Ford Escape

The new 2015 Ford Escape keeps the popular new body style that was reinvented two years ago while adding more optional premium features.

With 9 exterior colors,3 different fabric options, 2 different fabric colors and 3 different trim levels; S, SE, and Titanium  you have the ability to customize and make your new 2015 Ford Escape uniquely yours.

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REVIEW: 2015 Ford Expedition

The 2015 Ford Expedition has been given a total revamp in style both the interior and exterior. Also this year, Ford removed its V8 engine and replaced it with the new 3.5L EcoBoost V6 engine. With a higher EPA-estimated fuel economy than before you will spend less time and money at the gas station and more time on the road ahead.

Its 365 horsepower is best-in-class for its standard engine torque, and it’s Ford’s best number ever. This vehicle received best in class for towing due to its ability to tow up to 9200 lbs

With so many options you can customize your new 2015 Ford Expedition to be uniquely yours! There is 9 exterior colors,3 interior colors-,3 different fabric choices and 4 trim levels XLT, Limited, KingRanch, Platinum.

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2015 Ford F-150 For Sale Now at Waikem Ford

This Redesigned 2015 Ford F-150 is the first one to arrive at George Waikem Ford.

This Redesigned 2015 Ford F-150 is the first one to arrive at George Waikem Ford.

The first 2015 Ford F-150 has arrived for sale at George Waikem Ford.

This is perhaps the most important truck in the history of the Ford Motor Co. It was completely redesigned inside and out — it’s an entirely different truck from previous models.

We’ve covered the changes in great detail already, but with so many new features available on this year’s model, there’s nothing like this all-new model.

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Preview: 2015 Ford F-150

The Ford F-150 is one of the 2015 model years most anticipated vehicles. The F-150 has been the best-selling vehicle in the U.S. for the past 32 years, and the best-selling pick-up for 43 years. Recently, the F-150 has become a worldwide phenomenon, with a new F-150 being sold roughly every 42 seconds. The new F-150 has some large shoes to fill, but Ford is determined to make this new model it’s most successful yet.

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