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Ford Turns the Heat (Way) Up for its Hot Hatch, the 2017 Focus RS

When it comes to the wild world of hot hatchbacks, there's the 2017 Focus RS and then there's, well ... all others. No doubt one of the most spectacular in its segment, Ford really outdid itself with this one.

Wondering why we feel like we do?

Then, join Road Test Editor Dan Ilika in the clip below; he's here to tally the top traits of the Focus RS:

The main event of the Focus RS is, without question, its turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder engine.

Coupling with a six-speed manual transmission and standard all-wheel drive, this four-banger…

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Details of the 2018 Ford F-150 Raptor Revealed

We've been looking forward to the upcoming 2018 Ford F-150 Raptor for quite some time now and, if you have been too, you can relate to our jealousy of the folks at The Fast Lane getting to take one out for a test drive. In the video below, you can watch for yourself and hear about some of the updates the 2018 Raptor is receiving. With new exterior color options, a new tailgate logo, and a new premium sound system from Bang & Olufsen, you can be sure that this will be the best Raptor yet.


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What Does MotorWeek Enjoy about the 2017 Ford Explorer?

Here at Ford of Kirkland, we love it when one of our own receives praise from the automotive media. For us, it's an experience that truly never gets old.

And, fortunately, it's one we were able to once again enjoy, as the fine folks at MotorWeek recently reviewed our full-size SUV standout, the 2017 Explorer.

Wondering what they liked best? Then, check the clip below:

Those who value fuel economy will likely want to consider the Explorer's mid-level engine, a turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder. Optional on the Base and XLT trims, this turbo-four boasts a beefy 280…

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Space & Technology: Just a Couple of Reasons Why Louis Loves His Ford F-150

Space and technology are two of the most important features a vehicle can offer nowadays. You want to be comfortable during your drive, and you want to have the assurance of knowing that you always have access to the tools necessary to truly conquer the open road.

Louis wanted those things as well, and he has definitely received them with the Ford F-150. As he explains in this video, he both has some great features to take advantage of behind the wheel, and plenty of space for other passengers and cargo.

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One Company's Trash is Another Company's Green Manufacturing Solution

Jose Cuervo® started out as a small family business when it was founded in 1795. Today, it is still family owned and operated, but it has grown to be the largest tequila-distributor in the world. Its farms grow millions of agave plants every year.

With so much agave being produced, huge amounts of agave fiber -- the leftovers -- is also created.

Rather than throwing this organic matter away, Jose

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Ford provides innovative cabin storage space for its upcoming 2017 Ford Super Duty!

For all their expansive beds, enhanced horsepower and torque, and range of innovative technology, there's one crucial component of automotive that is a consistent stumbling block for many trucks in the modern market: functional interior storage space. Sure, it may seem like a minor issue, but when you consider how many accessories there are out there for affixing your phone to the air vents within arm's reach, or stowing your sunglasses in an attachable compartment to the mirror or sun visor, it becomes abundantly clear how great the need is for easily accessible storage in the truck 


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AutoGuide Review: New 2016 Ford F-150 Features "Pro Trailer Backup Assist"

The 2016 Ford F-150 doesn't come along with big news like it did last year, when Ford debuted the new aluminum body. But this year's F-150 does have some significant improvements (engine power) and a very neat new feature, according to a new review in AutoGuide.

The 2016 F-150 is available with either a 2.7 liter or 3.5-liter turbocharged EcoBoost V6. The 2.7-liter version is designed as a smaller and more economical version. In either case, the turbo boost was significant and supplied rapid acceleration. AG also made note of the 2016 F-150's superb…

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Get a Good Look at the Glorious 2016 Ford Mustang

A vehicle that most certainly needs no introduction, the Ford Mustang has forever been a mainstay of fiercely competitive muscle car class. And if the 2016 iteration is any indication, the Mustang has no plans of going anywhere any time soon.

What went into the creation of the current model? Find out by following along with the video review below:

Sure to be one of the most popular picks throughout the Mustang powertrain lineup, the mid-level EcoBoost is one to watch. Spurred by a turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder, the EcoBoost doles out a dazzling 310 horsepower and 320 pound-feet of…

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