Archive for the ‘Ford Information’ Category

What makes the Ford EcoBoost® Engine special?

Tuesday, August 4th, 2020
Back tire of Ford Mustang burning out

Ford EcoBoost® Engine Explained

While shopping for a new or pre-owned Ford model, chances are that you’ve come across the brand’s EcoBoost® engine. Here at Kimber Creek Ford, many of the Ford models on our lot are offered or equipped with EcoBoost® engines, so we’re going to dive into the specs, features and capabilities of the EcoBoost® engine. Continue reading below to learn about the EcoBoost® engine and how it differs from others!

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Does an Electric Engine Work in Cold Weather?

Friday, September 6th, 2019
Close up of a car with the hood up

Technology is always advancing. Every year things seem to get smarter, faster, and even more incredible. Cars are full of technology features that get more advanced each and every year. Things need to be constantly improving to keep up in this technological race. If it’s not bigger and better than last year, then why bother?

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Fight the Freeze at Kimber Creek Ford in Pine River

Thursday, October 4th, 2018
Fight the Freeze at Kimber Creek Ford graphic; details in blog

Winter is on its way, and that means that cold days and nights will be upon us soon. That can be great if you like to get outdoors during the winter for skiing or snowmobiling around Brainerd MN, but it can be hard if you don’t have the right winter clothes to keep you warm. Too many kids in our area don’t have the right gear to enjoy being outside this winter, but with Fight the Freeze at Kimber Creek Ford we are trying to change that. (more…)

Special Edition SUVs Launched at Texas State Fair

Monday, October 1st, 2018
2019 Ford Expedition and Escape Special Editions

Here at Kimber Creek Ford, we love our trucks and SUVs. That is why we are excited about the 2019 Ford Expedition and Escape special editions that were recently unveiled at the Texas State Fair. While we are not completely sure if we are going to get to see these models in new Ford inventory here in Pine River MN, we know that they offer more options for discerning Ford shoppers. The new special editions include the Ford Expedition Stealth Edition, the Expedition Texas Edition (which may not be available here in Minnesota), the Explorer Limited Luxury Edition, and the Explorer Desert Copper Edition. Find out more about these models below. (more…)

Who invented the modern pickup truck?

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Ford celebrates 100 years of truck history

There are very few companies, if any, that have been perfecting the pickup truck for as long as Ford has. One hundred years ago, on July 27, 1917, Ford introduced the Modell TT, a vehicle that forever changed the auto industry, and American work itself. Now, a century later, the Ford F-Series leads the industry in innovation and capability, and has been America’s best-selling truck for 40 consecutive years, and the best-selling vehicle for 35 straight years! BY listening to the wants and needs of truck drivers, and constantly innovating, Ford trucks have maintained a rich history that is continuing into the 2018 Ford F-Series, and beyond. Keep on reading to learn more about why Ford celebrates 100 years of truck history! (more…)