2020 Ford Ranger SuperCrew 4×4 Lariat Test Drive

“2020 Ford Ranger SuperCrew 4×4 Lariat” Ford’s Ranger Enhances Upper Trim Levels The Ford Ranger began life as a compact truck in 1983, as a replacement for the Ford Courier (1972-1982). By 2006, all Ford compact trucks became known simply as Rangers. U.S and Canadian production was halted in 2011, when Ford began building a…

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Ford F-Series: A Brief History

Ford F-Series: A Brief History The Ford F-Series has been the best-selling truck in the U.S. for 43 consecutive years, as well as the top-selling vehicle overall for a total of 38 years — amazing winning streaks in any arena. In 1977 it became the best-selling truck in America, and in 1982 F-Series was so…

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2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E Backgrounder

“2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E” Will Mustang Devotees Get A Charge Out of the Mach-E? OVERVIEW The first Ford Mustang Pony car appeared in 1964 and up until now, the Mustang was always only available in either coupe or convertible form in several variations. Later this year, the Mustang will be introduced as a horse of…

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2020 Ford Mustang Ecoboost Premium Coupe

“2020 Ford Mustang Ecoboost Coupe Premium” A V-8 Not Necessary for Fun OVERVIEW It’s not a secret that the Ford Mustang has been extremely popular since that first pony car made its debut in the mid-60s. (I’ve always thought of the first model as being a ’65, but in reality, the first ‘Stang was really…

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2020 Ford Explorer Hybrid Limited Test Drive

“2020 Ford Explorer Hybrid Limited RWD” Iconic SUV Adds Efficiency to Adventure Readiness OVERVIEW Ford’s now iconic Explorer was one of the first SUVs to come to market nearly 30 years ago, and since its debut, millions have been sold. A new Platinum Edition was added to the lineup in celebration of the Explorer’s 25th…

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2019 Ford F-150 Lariat Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer For the umpteenth time (actually 42 years) the Ford F- Series was the bestselling vehicle in the U.S. While that’s almost become a ho-hum statement it’s an impressive accomplishment that shows Ford’s obsession with making their trucks better and better to maintain their appeal competitors are working hard to knock…

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We Drive the Hennessey VelociRaptor 6X6

One Extreme Raptor The Ford F-150 Raptor is one of the most aggressively capable off-road pickup trucks on the market. But it seems some folks are looking for a little more out of their Raptors — or, in some cases, a lot more. These rapacious off-roaders are turning to Hennessey Performance Engineering in Sealy, Texas,…

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2019 Ford Ranger SuperCrew 4×4 Lariat Test Drive

“2019 Ford Ranger SuperCrew 4×4 Lariat” Ford’s Ranger Returns as a U.S. Mid-size Pickup Ford has resurrected the Ranger nameplate as a mid-size truck for the 2019 model year. It began life as a compact truck in 1983, as a replacement for the Ford Courier (1972-1982). By 2006, all Ford compact trucks became known simply…

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2019 Ford Expedition Platinum 4×4 Test Drive

?2019 Ford Expedition Platinum 4×4? The New ?King of the Road?? OVERVIEW The Ford Expedition is a three-row mega-sized people mover with seating for up to eight. There are two sizes ? the Ford Expedition and the Ford Expedition Max, whose wheelbase is extended 9.1-inches, with an increase in overall length of 11.9-inches. We?ll deal…

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