Blog

The Ford Escape: A Vehicle for Everyone?

With the variety of SUVs on the market, not many have stood the test of time. The Ford Escape has become part of the American automotive landscape since its introduction in 2001. Packed with capabilities that many other crossover vehicles can’t match, millions of drivers are proud owners of this vehicle.

Whether you are running errands, taking a cross-country journey, or towing cargo, the Escape offers something for everyone. 

read more
Categories:

Ford F-150 Capability Features - Give Yourself A Break

At Shawnee Mission Ford, we can't wait to show you our Ford F-150, a popular half-ton pickup truck with top-rated tow and payload ratings. Some of our favorite features are:

Pro Trailer Backup Assist™

This handy feature takes the stress and temper tantrums out of backing a trailer into a tight space. Just turn a knob to point the trailer where it needs to go, and the Pro Trailer Backup Assist™ does the rest.

read more
Categories:

The Ford C-Max: Excelling in Performance

Hybrids are among the most popular vehicles in today's market and it's easy to see why with hybrids like the compact Ford C-Max. It has all the economic features you would expect, with some performance features you wouldn't.

Ford added the EcoSelect button to the C-Max, which can increase the car's efficiency even more. By pushing this button, the C-Max changes its engine-behavior; accelerating softer and diminishing the aggressiveness of heating/cooling. But when you're not concerned about efficiency, the Ford C-Max holds the rank for best-in-class when it comes to horsepower...

read more
Categories:

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
  • ...
 
read more
Categories:

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
  • ...
read more
Categories:

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...
read more
Categories:

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...

read more
Categories:

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?

 
read more
Categories:

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...
read more
Categories:
Info
AdChoices
;