2016 Ford Explorer Debuted at Los Angeles Auto Show

2016 Ford Explorer Debuted at Los Angeles Auto Show

Last week at the Los Angeles Auto Show, the 2016 Ford Explorer debuted, to the delight of SUV fans the world over. This deluxe model will be priced around $50,000, making it the highest-priced Explorer model to date – with the high-end persona to match. The new Explorer comes in response to a demand for more upscale product, according to Ford Explorer brand manager Matt Zuehlk, who says, “There’s a market for more upscale SUVs, as 90 percent of today’s Explorer Sport buyers purchase the most expensive package available. That’s a strong signal customers are ready for Platinum.” Ford’s Explorer models used to be the most popular SUVs in the

Ford August Sales Up 2 Percent Retail—Best in Eight Years

Ford August Sales Up 2 Percent Retail—Best in Eight Years

Ford August sales were up 0.4 percent total and 2 percent retail, marking the best August in eight years for the Detroit automaker. Rather than riding on the success of a single model, multiple vehicles highlighted the company’s August sales, including the Fusion, Escape, and Explorer, which you can all find at Gurley Motor Company. It goes without saying that the F-Series should also be on that list, though after six consecutive months of 60,000+ vehicle sales, we wonder if anyone ever actually doubts the success of America’s best-selling pickup truck. The Fusion had its best August ever since it launched in 2005, with sales totaling 29,452 vehicles, marking a

Ford is the apple of millennial eyes

Ford is the apple of millennial eyes

There are eighty million in the millennial generation, and a Ford is what the majority of them want to drive. At least that is what research shows. Studies from 2008-2013 were done asking potential and actual vehicle buyers about their preferences and buying behaviors. From the data collected they found that millennials really want a Ford vehicle, whether they are purchasing now or not. Millennials are those born between the early 1980s and early 2000s, coming out of the college and into the world doesn’t always provide the means to buy the vehicle you want. But when this group is ready, they are eyeing vehicles like the Ford Focus and

Update Complete: What’s New for the 2015 Ford Explorer

Update Complete: What’s New for the 2015 Ford Explorer

As the demand for utility vehicles increases, so does the demand for more options on utility vehicles, and the 2015 Ford Explorer plans to give you just that. The 2015 Ford Explorer will be one of the first SUVs to experience this update, and Gurley Motor Company could not be more excited about this! The Explorer LTE will soon be available with a sports-inspired appearance package that is sure to raise the bar on comfort, style, and technology. “Customers asked for more and this is our answer,” said Matt Zuehlk, Ford Explorer brand manager. “We know consumers love the look of Explorer Sport; with this package, you get that for