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One of the defining characteristics of the new Ford Mustang is the wide variety of trims in which it is offered. If you love to daydream about owning a Ford Mustang, there’s a perfect iOS app out there for you.
With the Mustang Customizer app for iOS, you can choose the paint, engine, and style of the Ford Mustang you’ve always wanted. Then, you can share your digital Mustang online, and even challenge your friends to races in their digital Mustangs. Download the app for free to start having fun with your favorite Ford Mustang.
If you want to test drive a new or used Ford Mustang in the Houston area, come to A.C. Collins Ford today. To see all of the other Ford vehicles we offer, check out inventory on our website. Call us at (832) 564-4863 if you have any questions about the Ford Mustang or if you would like to schedule a test drive.
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If you need a powerful pickup truck to get the job done, Ford’s Super Duty lineup offers a number of different trucks that combine value, durability, and best-in-class capabilities. Ford Super Duty trucks are also comfortable and feature a smooth ride quality, making them ideal for a long day at work. Read on to learn why Ford Super Duty pickup trucks have a world-renowned reputation.
Super Duty Power
The Ford Super Duty lineup boasts two extraordinary engines: a 6.2-liter gasoline-powered V8 and a 6.7-liter turbodiesel V8. The 6.2L gasoline engine produces 385 horsepower and 400 pound-feet of torque, while the 6.7L diesel engine puts out 400 horsepower and a 800 pound-feet of torque. Both engines are bolted to a TorqShift 6-Speed SelectShift Automatic transmission.
When equipped with a 6.7-liter V8 engine, the Ford Super Duty can conventionally tow a maximum of 18,500 pounds, which is 500 pounds more than what the nearest competitor offers. With a fifth-wheel trailer, the Ford Super Duty lineup can tow up to 24,700 pounds.
Ford engineers increased the maximum payload capacities of the latest Ford Super Duty pickup trucks. With the 6.7-liter V8 engine, the Ford Super Duty pickups are able to carry a best-in-class 7,260 pounds.
The 2013 Ford Super Duty lineup comes with a larger set of brakes for 2013. The front brake rotors are 16.4 percent larger, while the rear brake rotors are 14.5 percent larger. These new brakes give the Ford Super Duty greater stopping power, especially when driving downhill, and provide more controlled, confident braking.
At A.C. Collins Ford of Houston you can take a spin in a number of different Ford pickup trucks today. If you have any questions about Ford’s lineup of Super Duty pickup trucks, call us at (832) 564-4863. And be sure to visit our website to browse our entire inventory of new and pre-owned Ford vehicles.
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Since they first debuted in 2009, Ford EcoBoost engines have gained a worldwide reputation for efficiency and performance. Ford EcoBoost engines are able to deliver 20% better fuel efficiency and 15% fewer emissions than similarly powered engines with a larger displacement. To achieve these impressive characteristics, Ford EcoBoost engines come with a variety of cutting-edge features that you won’t find on most other engines. Ford EcoBoost engines come with turbocharging technology, which pressurizes the incoming air before it goes into the engine, and direct fuel injection, which ensures the most efficient delivery of gasoline to the engine.
To see why Ford EcoBoost engines are so widely respected, take a test drive in a new Ford with an EcoBoost engine today at A.C. Collins Ford in Houston. For additional information, call our dealership at (832) 564-4863. To browse our selection of new Ford vehicles before you drive over to our dealership, visit us on the web.
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In recent years Ford has released several attractive, fun-to-drive cars with hybrid, plug-in hybrid, or fully-electric engines. A new Ford with an eco-friendly engine can save you hundreds or even thousands of dollars per year on fuel costs. Read this article to learn more about the fuel-efficient vehicles Ford has to offer you this year.
Ford Fusion Hybrid
The Ford Fusion can be equipped with one of two different hybrid engines. The first is a 188-horsepower motor that achieves 47 mpg in the city and on the highway. If you prefer the latest in fuel-efficient technology, the Ford Fusion Hybrid Energi features a plug-in hybrid engine that charges up in less than three hours using an at-home 240-volt charging station.
Ford C-Max Hybrid
The Ford C-Max is a sleek new hatchback from Ford that comes with either a hybrid engine or a plug-in hybrid engine. The 188-horsepower hybrid engine earns 47 mpg in both city and highway driving, while the plug-in hybrid nets best-in-class fuel economy ratings of 108 MPGe in the city and 92 MPGe on the highway.
Ford Focus Electric
Ford’s most fuel-efficient vehicle is the Ford Focus Electric hatchback. With its 143-horsepower electric motor, the Ford Focus Electric achieves a total range of 76 miles in between charges. In addition to looking great, the Ford Focus Electric charges in as few as three hours with a 240V at-home charging station.
If a hybrid, plug-in hybrid, or electric car doesn’t suit you, then have a look at the stylish subcompact Ford Fiesta. With a 120-horsepower 1.6-liter engine and the optional Super Fuel Economy (SFE) Package, the Ford Fiesta earns 29 mpg in the city and 40 mpg on the highway. Thanks to its lightweight frame and sports-tuned suspension, the new Ford Fiesta also offers a nimble, enjoyable ride.
At A.C. Collins Ford of Houston, we offer a diverse selection of fuel-efficient Fords. Visit our dealership to take a test drive in a new or used Ford today. Contact us at (832) 564-4863 if you have any questions about these Ford models, and check out our website to see the vehicles we have to offer you.