Posts Tagged ‘Brantford’
Filed under: Explorer, Ford
2013 Ford Explorer Sport
by admin on Aug 28th, 2012
The new Ford Explorer Sport, which debuts in the 2013 model year is already getting plenty of attention. Once itâ€™s on the road, it will get even more. Itâ€™s often difficult to put the image of a large SUV and the term â€śsportâ€ť together. Range Rover are the only ones who have managed to successfully meld the two concept, but Ford is muscling in on that this year. Although it shares some design cues with the Range Rover at the...
Filed under: Ford, Taurus
2013 Ford Taurus EcoBoost Really Delivers
by admin on Aug 6th, 2012
It isnâ€™t very often that paying more for less makes sense, but with the 2013 Ford Taurus EcoBoost it does. The turbocharged 2.0-liter, four-cylinder EcoBoost engine that is powering Fordâ€™s new range is a smaller engine with big ambitions. Developing 240 hp and 270 lb-ft of torque, it now powers the Ford Focus ST, The Edge, The Explorer and the 2013 Escape. Now it is making itself heard in the new Taurus. It joins an engine range ...
Filed under: News
Car Nation Auto Range Leading National Sales in June
by admin on Jul 6th, 2012
Despite these challenging times, Canadians are still buying cars. While talk of economizing, saving and being careful dominate, new car sales for 2012 are up by 7%. The availability of cheap loans, the increased presence of no-money-down deals, rebates, cash deals and the increased value of used cars has all conspired to make the current climate a good one for car buyers. That is shown in the increase. If you want to drive a gr...
Filed under: News
The Auto World Loses a Legend
by admin on Jul 4th, 2012
It is with regret that we have to share the news that legendary Italian auto designer Sergio Pininfarina has died, aged 85. The designer, who ran the Italian automotive design company of the same name battled illness for a long time before succumbing on July 2 2012. The company and the man was responsible for some of the most beautiful cars in the world. They include the 1961 Ferrari 250 GT, 1975 Lancia Beta Montecarlo, 1968 Ferrari ...
Filed under: Kia, Sorento
2014 Kia Sorento Revealed
by admin on Jun 21st, 2012
The best-selling Kia Sorento is being updated for the 2014 model year. The ever-popular SUV is receiving some exterior refinements, improved drivetrain and some interior improvements to make an already compelling package even more attractive. First introduced in 2009, the Kia Sorento has sold over 600,000 models around the world. With a manufacturing split between Korea and the USA, it has sold over 130,000 models there alone. Canada has a...
Filed under: Ford, Mustang
2013 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Roars Into View
by admin on Jun 12th, 2012
One of the most iconic muscle cars in the world is making a splash with its 2013 model. While Chevy has the Camaro, Dodge has the Challenger, Ford has the unmistakable Mustang. Shelby regularly takes an already great car and turns it into something truly special. This year is no different, as the 2013 Shelby GT500 breaks cover. The new iteration of the legend is set to be fast and more powerful than any other stock muscle car ever made. ...
Filed under: Blog, Escape, Ford
2013 Ford Escape Review
by admin on Apr 30th, 2012
2013 Escape: Style & Fuel Economy The competitive field of compact SUVs is getting its newest challenger, the 2013 Ford Escape, which should be coming out some time this Summer. The shape of the new Escape is far more aerodynamic than last year's model, andÂ that Ford claims is only one of the factors that helped the EscapeÂ get a 4.7L/100kmÂ fuel economy rating.Â Other fuel-saving strategies include the use of Ford's EcoBoost engine techno...
Filed under: Blog, Lincoln, MKZ
2013 Lincoln MKZ Debuts
by admin on Apr 24th, 2012
2013 Lincoln MKZ Debuts Lincoln's all-new 2013 MKZ received a major overhaul that will no doubt turn someÂ heads in the Brantford and Hamilton area. Recently unveiled at the 2012 New York Auto Show, the 2013 MKZÂ gets a more aerodynamic and distinctive shape, complete with a new split wing grille andÂ a massive power-retractable glass roof. The 2013 MKZÂ Â is also a Consumer Report "Recommended" midsized luxury sedan, with a quiet cabin, respons...
Filed under: Blog, Focus Electric, Ford
Ford Teams with Best Buy For Home Charging Station
by admin on Apr 18th, 2012
Geek Squad to Install Home EV Chargers With more and more drivers keeping an eye on the price of gas in the Brantford and Hamilton area, FordÂ Canada is working with Best Buy Canada to offer Ford Focus Electric owners a convenient and dependable solution for home charging station installation. Ford and Best Buy will offer a 240-volt home charging station for theÂ all-new 2012 Ford Focus ElectricÂ vehicle and future plug-in electric vehicles in C...
Filed under: Ford, Lincoln, MKS
2013 Lincoln MKS Debuts
by admin on Apr 10th, 2012
2013 Lincoln MKS Debuts It's nice that Spring is here in Ontario, but it doesn't matter.Â Â When it comes to luxury, it always in season. Ford recently debuted itsÂ new 2013 Lincoln MKS at the New York Auto Show.Â The new luxury MKS sedan is part of Ford's continuing effort to compete with the likes of Audi, BMW and Mercedes. The new Lincoln design team put their focus on comfort and technology, to build on the outgoing MKS's already smooth ride...