Ford has chosen to go all natural with a new idea for car interiors. Catching the wave of recent trends they have been experimenting with bamboo. Known for being strong and flexible, bamboo has seen a skyrocket in recent popularity. It makes for a great renewable resource as the trees reach maturity in three to five years and can grow up to three feet in one day. You may already own products that have been made with bamboo. Some popular items made from bamboo can include furniture, clothing, accessories, instruments, and flooring. What’s next? Are cars the next product made from bamboo? Keep reading to find out. Continue reading
Which 2017 Pickup Truck Should You Test Drive?
With so many vehicles and so little time, it can be hard to know what vehicles to add to your must-drive list. So, if you’re shopping around for a new 2017 pickup truck, which ones should you test drive?
Ford Mustang Apollo Edition price Jacksonville NC
The Ford Mustang is one of the most iconic vehicles around, and it is easy to see why so many drivers are interested in owning one. A fun thing that Ford does is come out with special edition Mustang models every year at an aircraft convention in Wisconsin called EAA AirVenture.
The Ford Mustang Apollo Edition is this year’s model. The Apollo model is white with a black top of the vehicle (from the hood to the back spoiler), save one white stripe that says “United States” in red lettering. The panels vary between matte and gloss, and it includes a carbon fiber front spitter. Continue reading
The Ford Focus is easily one of Ford’s most popular everyday sedans, but what happens when you mix an everyday sedan with a high-intensity racing car? You get the 2017 Ford Focus RS.
While we don’t know an official 2017 Ford Focus RS release date Jacksonville Swansboro NC, we do know that it will likely be available in the Jacksonville Swansboro NC area sometime late next year (2016).
Some of the details that have been revealed about the official 2017 Ford Focus RS release date Jacksonville Swansboro NC lead us to believe that this vehicle will be an extremely competitive, as there are a number of powerful hatchbacks on the market right now. The 2017 Ford Focus RS will be identical to the models in Europe, and will show off a new design that features a more aerodynamic design with scoops and wings for better downforce and cooling. Continue reading
#FordCAS15 Chicago Auto Show 2015
Auto shows are such an exciting time of year because we get to see all of the newly released vehicles as well as some that haven’t even been revealed yet!
2015 has been a big year for Ford at the auto shows because of the release of the 2015 Ford F-150 and the 2015 Ford Mustang. If you have been on social media at all lately, you will have likely noticed the hashtag #CAS15, which is the tag that people are using to talk about the Chicago Auto Show. The Auto Show is taking place at Mccormick Place and runs through Feb. 22. Continue reading
2016 Ford Shelby GT350R Mustang performance specs
Shelby is an impressive vehicle, in way more ways than one. Not only is this legendary Mustang one that is making its return after being off the market for a few hours, but it’s also bigger and badder than ever.
While it may be true that we do not know many of the 2016 Ford Shelby GT350R Mustang performance specs, we do know that it is going to be the most “race-ready road-legal Mustang ever,” according to a Ford press release. Continue reading
2017 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor release date in Swansboro Jacksonville NC
It doesn’t take much to get the auto industry buzzing with excitement because there are quite a few things that happen each year that generate enthusiasm, but it’s been a long time since we have seen so much passion for a vehicle that isn’t even expected to be available for another 2 years.
If you haven’t heard yet, there will be an exciting addition to the powerful SVT lineup for the 2017 model year, and we can’t wait to see all that this puppy can do. Continue reading
2016 Ford Shelby GT350R release date in Swansboro Jacksonville NC
If there’s anything Ford has proven over the years it’s that it doesn’t settle. Whether it’s about finding new ways to make vehicles more efficient, or ways to make vehicles more powerful or affordable, manufacturers and designers don’t stop for anything, even when others do.
One of the latest examples of this is the reveal of the 2016 Ford Shelby GT350R. Continue reading
Carbon fiber use in new Ford cars
Ford has always been innovative and is known for its groundbreaking use of technology, but the latest advancement involved carbon fiber use in new Ford cars. Ford partnered with DowAksa and the U.S. Department of Energy to develop carbon fiber to use in future products so that the weight of future vehicles will decrease and the vehicles will be more efficient, but strength will not be sacrificed. Carbon fibers will be used mostly in the manufacturing stage of vehicles to develop new techniques to increase efficiency, performance and capabilities. Continue reading
Just in case you needed any more convincing that the 2015 Ford F-150 was a big deal, we’ve got some big news: we just heard the 2015 Ford F-150 was named the North American truck/utility of the year. This is the eighth time a Ford vehicle has been named the North American Truck/Utility of the year, and the 2015 Ford F-150 is one of the toughest, smartest, most innovative, most capable vehicles of the new year. It also has an extremely impressive fuel efficiency rating and tons of high-tech gadgets to make it fun to drive. The 2015 Ford F-150 was named the North American truck of the year over the Chevrolet Colorado and the Lincoln MKC at the 2015 North American International Auto Show, which is going on this week in Detroit. Continue reading