Ford Investing Even More in the Buckeye State

Ford invests $500 million and adds 300 more jobs to Ohio with the production of a new engine at the Lime Engine Plant.

Ford invests $500 million and adds 300 more jobs to Ohio with the production of a new engine at the Lime Engine Plant.

Ford is once again making a major investment and bringing new jobs into Ohio.

As announced on Friday, the Ford Motor Co. is investing $500 million to upgrade the Lima Engine Plant. Ford will also create 300 new jobs thanks to this major investment.

The engine plant in northwest Ohio will produce the all-new fuel efficient 2.7-Liter EcoBoost engine found in the 2015 Ford F-150. The all-new F-150 will be the first model to use this all-new engine.

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Waikem Kia Open This Sunday

Waikem Kia is opening from Noon to 5 p.m. Saturday to handle the additional demands of the Cleveland Auto Show.

Waikem Kia is opening from Noon to 5 p.m. Saturday to handle the additional demands of the Cleveland Auto Show.

Due to the huge demands following the Cleveland Auto Show, Waikem Kia is opening its doors from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, March 29. Thanks to Auto Show Rebates, we are able to offer our lowest prices of year in March. But these offers will expire at 8 p.m. Monday, March 31.

So Sales Managers Chris Campian and Kent Witters talked to Doug, David and Chip Waikem, and they agreed to let Chris and the team hold this special day for the customers.

If we are opening the doors on a Sunday, then you know we are giving out great deals. See below for some of our best specials.

Waikem Kia Newspaper Ad, valid through 3-31-14.

Waikem Kia Newspaper Ad, valid through 3-31-14.

If you want to take advantage of the savings, contact the Waikem Kia Internet Department for your one-on-one appointment with Chris and Kent. We’ve seen great demand for Kia this month, don’t miss out on this extra opportunity to save.

Waikem Sales Manager Chris Campian.

Waikem Sales Manager Chris Campian.

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Ford Recreating Empire State Building Promotion

The 2015 Ford Mustang was a big hit at the 2014 Cleveland Auto Show.

The 2015 Ford Mustang was a big hit at the 2014 Cleveland Auto Show.

 

In 1964, Ford celebrated the debut of the Ford Mustang by placing one atop the Empire State Building. As they celebrate the grand debut of the 50th Anniversary model, Ford is recreating the promotion.

The Ford Motor Co. announced Tuesday it will place the 2015 Ford Mustang Convertible atop the Empire State Building in the New York Skyline. The all-new convertible model will sit atop the New York City skyline for 54 hours starting on April 16.

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Ford Among the Most Ethical Companies

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The Ford Motor Co. is among the most ethical companies in the world.

That’s according to the Ethisphere Institute, who recognized Ford in its annual “World’s Most Ethical Companies,” awards this week. Ford was the only automotive manufacturer on the list, and one of only three companies in the automotive industry to be recognized. This the fifth consecutive year Ford has been honored with this recognition.

Ford is among 144 companies selected from thousands around the world. It is the only automaker to receive the honor for 2014, and one of just a few companies to earn the recognition five times. Ford was selected for its corporate responsibility efforts, governance and business practices.

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Waikem Subaru Manager Bob Russell to again direct Massillon Lions Club

Waikem Subaru Sales Manager Bob Russell.

Waikem Subaru Sales Manager Bob Russell.

Waikem Subaru Sales Manager Bob Russell will again direct the Massillon Lions Club’s annual show. This year’s show is called State Fair, and it takes place at the Lions Lincoln Theatre on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, March 28, 29, and 30, and Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, April 4, 5 and 6.

The Lions Club show is one of many ways Russell gives back to the community.The Massillon Lions Club show benefits Lions Club efforts on behalf of sight and hearing conservation as well as community projects.  This is an opportunity to be entertained, to encourage civic spirited people and to support the charitable work of the local Lions Club.

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Review: 2014 Ford Fusion

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Perhaps no vehicle had a bigger launch in 2013 than the all-new Ford Fusion. Now the 2014 Ford Fusion arrives at George Waikem Ford with that same pomp and circumstance that has made the Fusion one of America’s most popular vehicles yet again.

With European styling, technological innovation inside and out, and some all-new features to improve fuel economy and safety, the 2014 Ford Fusion is a great addition to any garage.

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