From the Ford wind tunnel: Tailgate up? Or tailgate down?

From the Ford wind tunnel: Tailgate up? Or tailgate down?

For years many truck drivers have had the debate of what gives the best fuel mileage, driving with your tailgate up or driving with it down? Many have argued both sides of this case, but Ford decided to put the argument to rest while testing the all new 2015 Ford F-150. They put it in the Ford wind tunnel and found the answers. We’ve been hearing for months on end about the new F-150 being made from aluminum to make it more aerodynamic, lightweight, and increase fuel economy because of the previous two. Clearly a lot of testing has went into this truck and while putting it in the wind

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

Ford Flex is one of 10 best for back to school

Ford Flex is one of 10 best for back to school

Yahoo! Autos has put together a list of the 10 best cars for heading back to school and the Ford Flex made the grade! Yahoo! Autos wanted to create a list of vehicles with enough room for all of the kids in the morning but with a price tag that wouldn’t necessarily break the bank. The Flex came in at number eight on the list and we sure are proud! The Ford Flex comes with seating for seven and even provides 44 inches of legroom in the second row! There is a power folding feature that makes it easy for anyone to get into the third row and with tons

2014 Ford C-MAX is Top Safety Pick

2014 Ford C-MAX is Top Safety Pick

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has named the 2014 Ford C-MAX Hybrid a Top Safety Pick for the second consecutive year. It received a good rating in the moderate overlap front, side, head restraint and seating tests. Coming with standard AdvanceTrac with Roll Stability Control, driver and passenger airbags, safety canopy system, front seat-mounted side-impact airbags, tire pressure monitoring system, MyKey, and SOS Post Crash Alert System, the 2014 Ford C-MAX protects your precious cargo. It also has features such as integrated blind spot mirrors, SmartGauge with EcoGuide, Active Grille Shutters, Easy Fuel capless fuel filler, and dual-zone automatic temperature control. You can also get leather-trimmed seats or a