Ford BLIS Keeps You Safer in Fort Wayne, IN

At one point or another, we have all missed seeing a vehicle in our blind spot when trying to change lanes. When this happens, it is a very disconcerting feeling that is usually met with adrenaline, a quick reaction, and probably the sound of the horn from the other vehicle.

Ford has addressed this issue with their blind spot information system known as BLIS. Using radar sensors in the rear quarter panels, BLIS can detect vehicles in your blind spot - up to ten feet away - and will alert you to them with a light in the corresponding side view mirror…

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How the Ford Fiesta Is Revolutionizing Small Sedans

Small sedans are some of the most practical vehicles on the market today, and the Ford Fiesta is no exception. For 2017, the Fiesta is bringing a lot to the table. This tiny car is loaded with features such as Sync 3 Technology, Sirius XM Radio, and many more. If you're a person who's into technology and gadgets, then you'll enjoy this vehicle.

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Facts of 2018 Ford Fusion

The 2018 Ford Fusion provides substantial value, regardless of trim level. Even though the Ford Fusion is one of the oldest models in its segment, Ford has persistently advanced the car, offering a wide range of models to appeal many buyers. It is also worth knowing that the safety rating of the Fusion has dramatically improved since it was first announced, thus making the smart vehicle choice.


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Why a Ford SUV Rocks

An SUV is the vehicle for you if you are adventurous and love to get out of the house. It is roomy and can fit the entire family easily. Many SUVs even have a third row of seats and seats that fold down so you can fit larger items or more items in the back.

Bob Thomas Ford Lincoln North has many SUVs to test drive available, and you can see for yourself why so many people choose to own an SUV. They have so much to offer, and if you own one, you will have no excuse not to…
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For A Person On The Go The Ford F-150 Is The Best Choice

Finding the right truck can be a tough feat, but it doesn't have to be in Fort Wayne. If you want something that will suit your needs on the road, look no further than the Ford F-150. With a military grade aluminum alloy body, this truck is the perfect pickup truck for all of your pickup truck needs. You will get the capability of towing up to 12,200 pounds, but this truck is also great for recreational uses.

You can travel with up to 5 people and have the same luxuries that a minivan would have. You can…
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2017 Ford Explorer is One Highly Capable, Comfortable SUV

If you're shopping the full-size crossover class for your next daily driver, we here at Bob Thomas Ford Lincoln North think you'd be wise to try ours, the 2017 Explorer, on for size.

How do we figure?

Join the fine folks at MotorWeek to find out; their appraisal of the Explorer is as follows:

Placing a premium on performance, the Explorer's top-tier engine -- a turbocharged 3.5-liter V6 -- is a whole heck of a lot of fun.

Standard on the Sport and Platinum trims, the turbo-V6 matches with a six-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive. Total output…

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Ford's New CEO is Shockingly (Refreshingly) Honest About Self-Driving Cars

Look at every automaker in the world right now, and they're all talking about self-driving cars—who will have them on the road the soonest, who has the largest test fleet, the most advanced sensors. Even though surveys have shown the vast majority of Americans are nervous about surrendering control of the wheel to computer intelligence, automakers are pushing fervently forward.

Ford's former CEO, Mark...

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Categories: Lauds the Lovely 2017 Ford Fusion

Are you in the market for a midsize sedan? Well, if so, we here at Bob Thomas Ford Lincoln North think you might like to meet ours, the 2017 Fusion.

And why's that, you wonder?

Allow Managing Editor Jodi Lai to provide you with the necessary context. Join her in the clip below:

Sure to meet the needs of most motorists with relative ease, the Fusion's entry-level engine -- a 2.5-liter four-cylinder -- is flat-out terrific.

Teaming with a six-speed automatic transmission, the base four-banger produces a healthy 175 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque. It is…

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Make the most of summer with the Ford Escape

We hate to even mutter the words, but winter is coming. We realize it's inevitable here at Bob Thomas Ford North, however, there is still a whole month of summer to be enjoyed.


No matter where you go, the Intelligent 4WD in the #FordEscape will help you get there.

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One great way to take advantage of the fleeting, warm days is by hitting the road with the 2017 Ford Escape. The Ford Escape will always deliver

Make this summer yours with the Ford…

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More Fort Wayne Drivers Are Driving SUVs

SUV owners are loyal to their cars. How loyal? 66 percent of SUV drivers buying cars earlier this year bought new SUVs. No other car type in America has loyalty numbers like that. The "why" behind this loyalty can be traced back to versatile vehicles like the 2017 Ford Explorer. With seven seats for passengers, 86 cubic feet of potential cargo space, and a 5,000-pound towing capacity, it's the perfect representation of the versatility that SUV drivers love.

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