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The All New Super Duty From Ford Will Help Maximize Your Productivity


Ford has already created a reputation of excellence with their Super Duty pickup truck. This is a vehicle that has become well known for its capability and performance and is an industry favorite for drivers that need to use it for work.

With the 2018 model, the Super Duty features a long list of productivity related features that will help you to work smarter as well. These features include:
  • Power tailgate release and remote locking tailgate
  • Ford's SYNC 3 voice recognition system
  • BOXLINK™ and LED box lights
  • BLIS® with cross traffic alert and trailer tow
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The Ford Flex Will Impress With All Of The Technology That Is Built In


Ford has consistently been a leader when it comes to automotive technology. Their innovation in this category has kept them at the forefront and kept their customers coming back again and again every time they are ready to purchase their next vehicle.

Drivers of the all new Ford Flex for 2018 will again be impressed with all of the technology features that show up in this vehicle, such as:
  • AdvanceTrac® with RSC®
  • Available SYNC® 3 with Apple CarPlay ™ and Android Auto ™
  • BLIS® with Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Navigation w/SiriusXM Traffic and Travel Link®
  • 3.5L EcoBoost® Engine
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FWD vs. RWD: What Drivetrain Matters


Depending on your price point and the type of vehicle you want, you will have to choose a drivetrain that will help you get the driving experience you want. Front-wheel drive is important for driving in most types of conditions, such as slippery roads during the winter and rainy seasons. Rear-wheel drive vehicles are most common, and they typically have a lower price point.

There is also a third option. All-wheel drive (AWD) or four-wheel drive (4WD) comes with certain types of vehicles made for off-roading, including pickup trucks and SUVs, but also with performance, high-end models...
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Ford F-150 Performance Features

Ford Trucks continue to deliver a quality, high-performance vehicle with the new line of Ford F-150 trucks. Each of the best-in-class models provides a naturally-aspirated, turbocharged engine. The hardest decision you will face is in deciding which of the five engine choices is right for you. One example of unparalleled performance is the second generation 3.5L EcoBoost.

With 375 horsepower and 470 lb-ft torque, the 3.5L EcoBoost is nothing short of a powerhouse. Your choice of a gas or diesel engine delivers its force through twin injectors. One injector is at the intake, and the...

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The Magnificent 2018 Ford Edge


The 2018 Ford Edge is a magnificent automobile either way you look at it. This SUV comes in four different versions. This includes the SE model, the S model, the Titanium model and the Sport model. Consumers can choose between extraordinary exterior colors like metallic blue, oxford white, ruby red, shadow black and white platinum.

For those who want power and torque, this vehicle brings it. There are three distinct EcoBoost engines that come in the sizes of the 2.0L Twin-Scroll, the 3.5L Ti-VCT, and the 2.7L Twin-Turbo engines. What more can you ask for?

 
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Helping To Keep Drivers Safe: Blind Spot Information System With Cross Traffic Alerts


Trying to stay safe when driving has always been a bit difficult, especially with each vehicle having a unique set of blind spots to contend with. Merging into other lanes of traffic during peak travel times or backing up can be hazardous. Technology is always advancing and has become more and more a part of today's vehicles.

Ford's Blind Spot Information System with Cross Traffic Alerts works to help keep drivers safe through a set of sensors on the exterior mirrors designed to detect motorized moving objects and inform the driver.

Indicator lights provide the driver...
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Lincoln's Head Will Let You Know About the Safety of Your Tire Tread


A penny may seem worthless to some. A penny, however, can still do an amazing amount of things today. For example, the penny test on tire tread works every time.

The Penny Test

Take a penny and put it into the tread of your tires with Lincoln's head facing outward towards you so that it's visible. If you can see Lincoln's head, your tire tread is dead. This means it's time to get down to Shawnee Mission Ford to get new tires for your vehicle. One of our professionals will inspect your vehicle's tires and…
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Stay Connected With SYNC From Ford

One of the hottest new trends in new cars is the increased use of advanced technology. In previous decades everyone dreamed of cars having a screen, and now it is here with Ford SYNC 3. This system is beautifully designed to give the driver a great user experience. Many things can be completed on this system such as calling, texting, GPS, and much more. With the power and precision that Ford offers in all of its vehicles, this system is definitely a win for drivers who want a smart new car with the power of Ford.

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MotorWeek Flips its Lid for Fantastic 2017 Ford Explorer

Are you shopping the full-size SUV segment for your next automotive purchase? Well, if so, we here at Shawnee Mission Ford feel you owe it to yourself to check out ours, the 2017 Explorer.

How do we figure?

Get the inside scoop from our friends at MotorWeek; their critique of the Explorer is as follows:

Drivers desiring a fully loaded look and feel from the Explorer will not be disappointed by its top-tier trim, the Platinum.

Standard amenities on this iteration include a potent, 365-horsepower turbo-V6 engine, all-wheel drive, a panoramic sunroof, a parking assistance platform ...

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MotorWeek Flips its Lid for Fantastic 2017 Ford Explorer

Are you shopping the full-size SUV segment for your next automotive purchase? Well, if so, we here at Shawnee Mission Ford feel you owe it to yourself to check out ours, the 2017 Explorer.

How do we figure?

Get the inside scoop from our friends at MotorWeek; their critique of the Explorer is as follows:

Drivers desiring a fully loaded look and feel from the Explorer will not be disappointed by its top-tier trim, the Platinum.

Standard amenities on this iteration include a potent, 365-horsepower turbo-V6 engine, all-wheel drive, a panoramic sunroof, a parking assistance platform ...

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