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2016 Ford Explorer

Ever since its introduction in 1990, the Ford Explorer has been an adventurous, rugged family vehicle that made its way into our hearts as well as into our garages.  The 2016 Ford Explorer continues this tradition thanks to its continuous innovations and advancement to technology.  This current generation of Explorer provided the automotive industry with some groundbreaking technology in regards to convenience and safety.  Buyers could (and still can) option their vehicles with Inflatable Safety Belts, MyFord Touch, Blind Spot Information Systems, and even Active Parking Assist!  The 2016 Explorer is available with these, and much more. Read More

Road Test: 2015 Ford Edge

2015 Edge

The Ford Edge has always been a great combination of unique flair in a very practical package. While many crossovers are growing constantly and missing the point, the 2015 Edge has kept its, well for lack of a better word, edge over the competition.  You see, this cool urban utility vehicle has stuck to its same formula of having small car-like driving characteristics with a large and practical passenger and cargo area. Read More

Ford Playlist: Summer Jams

Summer is getting closer, and that means it’s time for some summer jams to listen too while you’re cruising around!  We here at Ford Addict decided to help out a bit and come up with some songs to add to your playlist that are about our favorite automotive brand! Check out our suggestions which we like to call “Ford Playlist: Summer Jams!”

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Unique Materials in the 2015 Ford F-150

2015 F-150

Materials are something that are prevalent in our lives everyday. Opening a door or being in a room seem like simple tasks, but the experiences of using certain materials is what makes it a truly unique thing. Whether it’s the feel of an aluminum door handle, or the ambiance of woodgrain trimmed interior, the materials set the mood. Ford has recognized this over the past decade and has been improving the quality of its vehicles. As a result, they have been using some very unique materials in the 2015 Ford F-150. Read More

2015 Ford Mustang GT Review

2015 Mustang Review

Ever since we first heard the announcement about the new Mustang back in December 2013, we at Ford Addict have been eager to do a 2015 Ford Mustang GT review. Other than the new redesign, 2015 is also an important year as the Mustang proudly celebrates its 50th Anniversary. Now while traditional birthdays are celebrated by blowing out candles and sharing cake with loved ones, the Mustang’s 50th birthday was celebrated by blowing the doors off of Camaros and parking one on the roof of the Empire State Building. We here at Ford Addict had a different approach to celebrating the Mustang’s 50th, we celebrated in a way that kept it simple. We drove one.

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Ford Sync 3: The Latest in Sync Technology

Ford Sync 3

Ford has recently announced the third saga to its incredibly popular and easy to use hands-free Sync system known as Ford Sync 3. This system builds upon the features of the old Sync system, but with a new communications and entertainment system that is faster, easier to use, and more intuitive for driver input for better performance. How so you ask? Let’s explain! Read More

All-New Ford Focus RS

On February 3rd, 2015, Ford warmed the hearts of Ford performance enthusiasts living in America with the announcement of the all-new Ford Focus RS.  The newest redesign is Ford’s third-generation of the Focus RS and will be available in major markets around the world including, for the first time in Focus RS history, the United States!  We can remember just a year ago posting the second-generation on social media with pleas that Ford bring it to America.  The wait is over!  The Focus RS comes after January’s announcement of the GT350R and the Ford GT supercar – all part of a new era of Ford performance that will deliver 12 new vehicles by 2020. Read More

Ford at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show

Ford 2015 Detroit Auto Show

Detroit is the motor city in America, and because of this you would expect the Detroit Auto Show to be filled with some of the best the good ol’ U S of A has to offer. For 2015, Ford has delivered, and man did they go all out this year! Ford unveiled the new 2017 F-150 SVT Raptor, the 2016 Mustang Shelby GT350R, and the much anticipated 2017 Ford GT at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show. Lets dive right in and learn more about these impressive machines, shall we? Read More

Ford at the 2014 SEMA Show

2015 RTR Mustang

It’s time for SEMA 2014, and we here at Ford Addict know what that means! It’s that time of year again when automakers and tuners alike take factory stock cars, and modify them to show off not only new designs and technology, but also to show off the potential these vehicles have in the aftermarket. What is SEMA you ask? For those who are unfamiliar with the term, it stands for the Specialty Equipment Market Association. This group is full of different members and companies who produce equipment to modify, restore, and add new tech to older and late model cars. Many Ford vehicles were on display at the 2014 SEMA show, and everything from the Transit van to the classic Ford GT were shown with some unique custom flair. Read More

EcoBoost Twin Scroll Turbos – How Do They Work?

EcoBoost

Ford has put a lot of careful thought into choosing a specific type of turbo system for their EcoBoost engines, and for good reason. Single scroll turbos are a more common approach when creating a turbocharged engine, but Ford’s engineers sought a different approach for the newest engines in the Mustang and F-150. The EcoBoost Twin Scroll Turbos. Read More