The Ford Motor Co. has expanded its Cleveland Engine Plant with the production of two all-new EcoBoost engines in Northeast Ohio. This means more jobs and more money flowing into the area thanks to Ford.
The Mitsubishi brand stood out in this year’s J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study. As a whole, the brand exceeded the industry’s average for customer satisfaction and leaped ten spots overall in this year’s rankings.
The J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study examines problems experienced during the past 12 months by original owners of 2012 or new vehicles. Scores are determined by the number of problems experienced per 100 vehicles. The lower the score the better.
The 2015 Ford Mustang has earned the top safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The sports car received a five out of five in every government crash tests.
Overall, the Mustang received a perfect 5 star overall rating.
- In the frontal crash ratings, the Mustang earned a perfect five out five
- In side crash test, the Mustang earned five out of five
- In Rollover crash tests, the Mustang earned five out of five
The 2015 Ford F-150 with an EcoBoost Engine was named one of the most environmentally friendly vehicles for 2015.
Specifically, the American Council for Energy Efficient Economy voted the the 2015 Ford F-150 equipped with a 2.7L EcoBoost was named the greenest standard pickup.
The ACEEE publishes its findings on greencars.org. According to the website, the company determines it methodology on tailpipe emissions, fuel economy, vehicle mass and battery mass and composition.
“Tailpipe emissions and fuel efficiency are clearly important, but impacts also depend on the type of fuel used and the materials that go into manufacturing the vehicle,” the website says.
The 2015 Ford F-150 was completely redesigned for the new year, perhaps the most important truck to ever hit the market. The F-150 is now made of high-strength aluminum, allowing it to be 700 pounds lighter than previous models. With the 2.7L EcoBoost Engine, the F-150 now gets up to 26 MPG on the highway
The F-150 also has a slew of great features built with all truck owners in mind. Read our review to find out why the Ford F-150 is more than just a green, fuel efficient truck.
The 2015 Ford Explorer won the best value award from Kiplinger personal finance. Kiplinger looks at not only the price but also the resale value and overall quality to help you find the all around best value car. The 2015 Ford Explorer was chosen because of its high resale value and available features that you can get at a low cost.
2015 Ford Focus takes on a new stylish design inside and out that resembles the look and shape of the popular 2015 Ford Fusion design. This new style commands attention and showcases an elegant design that flows from the exterior all the way into the interior without missing a beat. Because of this it continues to remain as a top choice in its class.
The 2015 Ford Focus is also an IIHS Top Safety Pick.
The 2015 Ford Fusion won the best value award from Kiplinger personal finance. Kiplinger looks at not only the price but also the resale value and overall quality to help you find the all around best value car. The 2015 Ford Fusion was chosen because of its high resale value and available features that you can get at a low cost.
The 2015 Ford F-150 wins North American Truck of the Year. This is one of the most prestigious awards in the industry. 57 North American jurors voted and determined the winners this year. There was some stiff competition this year including the Chevrolet Colorado and Lincoln MKC. But with a grand total of 297 points the Ford F-150 blew the competition out of the water!
The Ford’s smart mobility map is a plan that Ford is using to use innovation and cutting edge technology to take the company to the next level in terms of connectivity, mobility, autonomous vehicles, customer experience and big data. We have seen tremendous innovation already here at George Waikem Ford and we are very excited to see what Ford has in store! It is sure to be ground breaking!