Signs You Need a New Car

Signs You Need a New Car

While you may have become attached to your old car, it could be costing you a fortune. Small repairs tend to add up and that’s no good. Your car could be lacking the latest tech, including safety features, and a single accident could cost more than a new car. Is it time to trade your old car in for a new one? Here are a few signs you might need a new car from us here at Gurley Motor Company. Repairs – If your car needs repairs every month or two, it’s time to trade for a new car. Repairs can add up quickly and it’s only a matter of

Ford Expands Pothole Detection Technology

Ford Expands Pothole Detection Technology

Potholes are a pain, both figuratively and literally depending on how big the pothole is. It’s no secret potholes are everywhere and sometimes it isn’t possible to fix them all. That’s why Ford stepped in. Previously available on the Lincoln luxury brand and Ford Expedition SUV, pothole detection technology is expanding. The latest model on Ford’s lineup to receive the technology is the 2017 Ford Fusion V-6 Sport. Hitting showrooms and lots this summer, the Fusion V-6 Sport is powered by a 2.7-liter twin turbo EcoBoost V6 engine capable of pumping out 325 hp. Potholes cause about $3 billion in damages every year, according to AAA. Ford’s pothole detection technology

Winter Activities near Gallup, New Mexico

Winter is a magical time here in New Mexico. We don’t have to suffer through the heavy snow and frigid temperatures like our northern neighbors and can enjoy near ideal weather all season long. Check out this list of some great winter events near Gallup so you and your family can keep having fun. Gallup Flea Market. Every Saturday along Highway 491, check out this great flea market. You can find amazing things from delicious food, Navajo jewelry, spices, and so much more. Petrified Forest National Park. Drive an hour west into Arizona and spend at day at this breathtaking national park. You will see an amazing petrified forest along

Ford and the Tom Joyner Foundation Team Up to Honor Unsung Heroes

Ford and the Tom Joyner Foundation Team Up to Honor Unsung Heroes

Ford and the Tom Joyner Foundation are working together to take Ford’s Freedom Unsung program to a national level. This program honors outstanding achievements from ordinary people doing extraordinary things in the African American community. “Ford has a legacy of honoring African American achievement,” said Pamela Alexander, director, community development, Ford Motor Company Fund, in a statement. “We are excited to launch this national contest and reward an unsung hero who uplifts our community.” To be part of this contest, individuals are encouraged to nominate their favorite unsung hero in the African American community. They need to live in the United States and be at least 21 years old. Judges

Ford GT Comes with Lightweight Gorilla Glass

Ford GT Comes with Lightweight Gorilla Glass

Most times in the automotive industry, something either ends up being either lightweight or durable instead of being both. However, Ford is not like most companies in the automotive industry. Its commitment to excellence has helped create a product that delivers the best of both worlds. According to a Ford press release, the Ford GT comes with lightweight Gorilla Glass. Gorilla Glass combines durability with lightweight technology. The scratch-resistant windshield is more durable than most car windshields. However, it also ends up being 30 percent lighter than traditional windshield glass. Ford teamed up with Corning Gorilla Glass to make this advanced windshield a reality for the Ford GT supercar. “Gorilla

5 Albuquerque Restaurants You Have to Try

5 Albuquerque Restaurants You Have to Try

Albuquerque is a city that is made up of diverse cultures. That means a lot of delicious food that’s available to eat! When you are in the city, here are 5 Albuquerque restaurants you have to try. Mary and Tito’s Café If you are looking for all the best New Mexican dishes, then your one-stop spot is Mary and Tito’s Café. Located near the University of New Mexico, Mary and Tito’s is a favorite for both locals and college students. Giovanni’s Pizzeria If pizza is something you crave, the best pies are at Giovanni’s Pizzeria. It’s the toppings that really bring these pies to life! Tuscanos Brazilian Grill At this

Winter Driving Tips

Winter Driving Tips

Hitting the road in winter is a necessary risk for most people. Work, school, and traveling are unavoidable in people’s daily lives. Whether you’re old, young, or somewhere in between, knowing how to drive in winter is an important part of keeping yourself and others safe. Here at Gurley Motor Company, we have some winter driving tips to keep you out of the ditch this year. Brake Early. It takes longer to stop during winter than it does in any other type of weather. Ice and snow provide less traction than dry or even wet roads. Braking early is the best way to ensure you avoid accidents and have to

UAW-Ford Contract Passes

UAW-Ford Contract Passes

The United Auto Workers union has been in talks with various automakers with factories in Detroit over the past few months. Now a contract has finally been approved with Ford, the last automaker to negotiate a four-year agreement with the union. The UAW-Ford contract passes by a narrow majority. “This agreement provides a good foundation for Ford Motor Company, our employees and our communities as we work together to create an even stronger business in the years ahead,” said John Fleming, Ford’s head of Global Manufacturing and Labor Affairs. UAW production members reached a 51% in favor of the contract, a slim majority. Skilled trades members were just as closely

Official 2016 Ford Focus RS Stats Reveal Impressive Horsepower

After months of anticipation, Ford finally released the power details for the upcoming 2016 Ford Focus RS, the latest version of one of Ford’s most beloved and celebrated models throughout the years.   And though estimates about how powerful the new Focus RS would be were high, few guessed just how strong this new vehicle would be. According to Ford, the 2016 Focus RS will be able to produce up to 350 horsepower, making it one of the most powerful vehicles in its class.   The Focus RS can also accelerate from zero to 60 mph in just 4.7 seconds, and it can hit speeds of up to 165 mph.

Upcoming Ford Friends and Neighbors Discount to Offer Huge Savings

Upcoming Ford Friends and Neighbors Discount to Offer Huge Savings

If you’ve been considering purchasing a new Ford vehicle, you may want to wait for just another week or so, as Ford is about to announce its enormous Ford Friends and Neighbors discount program, which will be in effect from early November to early January.   The big sale will cover new Ford models from the 2014, 2015, and 2016 model lines, and could save customers thousands of dollars, according to reports. However, a full list of which vehicles will be included has yet to be announced.   It does appear as if the F-150 pickup truck – easily one of Ford’s most beloved and sought-after models – will be