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First look at the upcoming Ford vehicle lineup

Wednesday, March 21st, 2018
2019 Ford Ranger parked on a trail as two people ride around on dirt bikes

Ford releases information on new vehicles coming by 2020 

Most drivers who are looking for a new vehicle that is able to do it all will feel confident behind the wheel of an SUV or a crossover. Ford knows that drivers are flocking in droves to test drive and buy a vehicle that provides high-powered performance, which is why their upcoming lineups will feature a variety of multi-purpose vehicles. (more…)

When can you get a vehicle with Ford Co-Pilot360™?

Saturday, March 17th, 2018

First look at the safety features available with Ford Co-Pilot360™ 

For many people, safety is one of the most important things that they consider before purchasing a new vehicle. Oftentimes, the model that they choose is the one that has the most driver assistance technologies. While many of these features are available on most new Ford models, drivers want to be sure that they have everything that they need to be safe on the road. This is why Ford Co-Pilot360™ is being added to many new 2019 Ford models.  (more…)

Which new Ford models were on display at the Chicago Auto Show?

Thursday, February 15th, 2018

Ford debuts new vehicles at the Chicago Auto Show 

Auto shows are a veritable buffet of new and exciting vehicles being displayed or debuting for the first time. At the Chicago Auto Show, drivers were able to see a variety of brand-new Ford models, including the never-before-seen 2019 Ford Transit Connect Wagon. In addition to the 2019 Ford Transit Connect, there were plenty of other Ford vehicles on display during the 2018 Chicago Auto Show.  (more…)

Build a vintage Ford Mustang by hand with a LEGO Speed Champions Kit

Monday, February 12th, 2018
Ford LEGO Speed Champions Kit 1968 Ford Mustang doing a burn out

1968 Ford Mustang fastback LEGO Speed Champions Model set for release 

For some, it is relaxing to spend a weekend covered in grease, working on getting their favorite vintage ride back into condition. On the other hand, there are some who want the satisfaction of doing something with their hands without needing a huge garage. Those who don’t have to time or space to dedicate to revitalizing an old vehicle can now live out their restoring dreams on a smaller, blockier scale with the new Ford Mustang LEGO set.   (more…)

DealerRater Announces 2018 Consumer Satisfaction Award!

Tuesday, January 30th, 2018
collage of Ford models

OC Welch Ford Customer Service Award

Every year, DealerRater announces the winners of their Consumer Satisfaction Awards. These awards recognize the top dealerships in the United States and Canada for the previous year. The 2018 awards have been announced, and OC Welch Ford Lincoln is proud to be among the winners. This OC Welch Ford customer service award is a great endorsement of our team. (more…)

Ford Continues Making Progress in Environmental and Sustainability Efforts

Wednesday, September 6th, 2017
Pretty Landscape

Ford Motor Company released its 18th Annual Sustainability Report

For eight consecutive years, Ford Motor Company has been named to Ethisphere Institute’s “World’s Most Ethical Company” list. Perhaps even more impressive, Ford is only the automaker to receive this recognition. What makes Ford such an ethical company? While the list of reasons goes on for quite some time, one unique and contemporary reason is all of Ford’s campaigns to help protect the environment. Towards the end of August, Ford Motor Company released its 18th annual sustainability report, as well as a touching to video to compliment it. Keep on reading to learn more about Ford’s environmental effort, and to watch the video, too! (more…)

Self-driving pizza deliveries may be in the near future

Sunday, September 3rd, 2017
A snapshot of pizza's future

Ford and Domino’s teamed up for a research project

Everyone loves a Ford vehicle; but what about a self-driving Ford vehicle? More specifically, what about a self-driving Ford vehicle that can deliver pizza all by itself? This may sound like wishful thinking, but such a scenario may actually be in the near future. As a matter of fact, Ford and Domino’s teamed up for a research project dedicated to exactly this – self-driving pizza deliveries. Check out the included video! (more…)

How to Schedule a Quiet Start and Lower Your Exhaust Volume

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017
Steve being whisper quiet - What is the 2018 Ford Mustang GT Good Neighbor Mode?

What is the 2018 Ford Mustang GT Good Neighbor Mode?

Everyone loves the powerful roar of a Ford Mustang’s V8 engine, right? Well, maybe not everyone. Neighbors may not always appreciate your Mustang’s noisy personality as much as you do. This is especially true in the middle of the night and the early hours of the morning. That’s why Ford engineers have created Good Neighbor Mode for the 2018 Mustang GT. So, what is the 2018 Ford Mustang GT Good Neighbor Mode? (more…)

2018 Ford F-150 Police Responder Ready to Catch Some Bad Guys

Monday, July 31st, 2017
Front exterior against cloudy sky - Ford Has Created the First Pursuit-Rated Police Responder Pickup Truck

Ford Has Created the First Pursuit-Rated Police Responder Pickup Truck

Earlier this year, Ford announced that it would be adding more than a dozen new electric and hybrid vehicles to its production line. One of these state-of-the-art cars is the Ford Police Responder Hybrid Sedan. In addition to making good on its word, Ford is also dedicated to helping our police teams across the nation. In the spirit of helping US law enforcement officers, Ford has created the first pursuit-rated police responder pickup truck. Keep on reading to learn all about it. (more…)

New Mustang GT Hits 0 to 60 MPH in Less Than Four Seconds

Friday, July 28th, 2017
Orange Exterior - 2018 Ford Mustang GT Engine Specs and 0-60 MPH Info

2018 Ford Mustang GT Engine Specs and 0-60 MPH Info

Redesigned and better than ever before the 2018 Ford Mustang GT is here to break some records. In Drag Strip Mode, the 2018 Mustang GT can go 0-60 mph in less than four seconds. This feat is made possible by a few key factors. For starters, there’s the reimagined 5.0-liter V8 engine with its all-new available 10-speed SelectShift® automatic transmission increases the power ratings to 460 horsepower and 420 pound-feet of torque. But that’s just the beginning. Keep on reading and learn all about the 2018 Ford Mustang GT engine specs and 0-60 mph info below. (more…)