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Aug 05, 2014, 13:07 ET
The 2015 Ford Taurus holds a number of advantages over the comparable 2015 Chevy Impala. (PRNewsFoto/Matt Ford)

Matt Ford highlights advantages of Ford models over their fiercest competitors

When it comes to the automotive market, there is no arguing that Ford and Chevy are two of the biggest competitors. Both of the automakers feature...

Jul 31, 2014, 16:30 ET
Matt Ford, a Ford dealer servicing Blue Springs, has been a family business since 1976. (PRNewsFoto/Matt Ford)

Blue Springs residents continue to turn to Matt Ford for their automotive needs

With such a large number of dealerships in the Western Missouri area, it is becoming increasingly difficult for consumers to find the one that is...

Jul 30, 2014, 17:30 ET
The all-new 2015 Ford Transit is the ideal commercial van for business owners in Kansas City. (PRNewsFoto/Matt Ford)

2015 Ford Transit proves to be valuable member of Kansas City businesses

Business owners in the Kansas City area continue to flock to the Ford Transit, as the cargo van comes with a variety of options that help to set it...

Jul 30, 2014, 08:16 ET
First shipments of the safe and efficient 2015 Ford Fusion recently arrived at Matt Ford near Kansas City. (PRNewsFoto/Matt Ford)

Fuel efficiency and safety take precedence in 2015 Ford Fusion

As the Ford Fusion is fresh off a redesign from the 2013 model year, there aren't many changes for the newest 2015 model, which has already arrived...

Jul 29, 2014, 11:33 ET
The appearance package, available on the XLT trim, adds new styling features such as an "Explorer" hood badge. (PRNewsFoto/Matt Ford)

2015 Ford Explorer hits market with host of new enhancements and fresh appearance package

A little less than four years ago, the fifth generation of the Ford Explorer was introduced to the market with a design that strayed significantly...

Jun 06, 2014, 08:00 ET
The 2015 Ford Mustang will offer a turbocharged four-cylinder EcoBoost engine. It will be the first time since 1993 that a four-cylinder will be made available under the hood of the iconic pony car. (PRNewsFoto/Matt Ford)

Redesigned 2015 Ford Mustang gallops past Chevy Camaro in battle of the ponies

While there are a handful of well-known vehicle rivalries in the market, there aren't many that stretch back decades like the fierce rivalry...

May 21, 2014, 15:21 ET
The 2014 Ford Focus is more powerful and affordable than the comparable 2014 Chevy Cruze. (PRNewsFoto/Matt Ford)

Kansas City dealership compares smaller Ford models to similarly-equipped competitors

Many automotive dealerships provide consumers with the option to browse their inventory online, but only a select few go a step beyond that and...

Apr 28, 2014, 08:00 ET
With such an extremely spacious and versatile interior, the 2014 Ford Flex undoubtedly lives up to its name. (PRNewsFoto/Matt Ford)

Matt Ford shortens the research process involved with buying a new car in Kansas City

With so many options in the automotive market, the research process involved with buying a new or used car can quickly become a daunting task....

Apr 25, 2014, 12:54 ET
For the first time since its initial release, the 2015 Ford Expedition will offer a 3.5-liter EcoBoost V-6 engine. (PRNewsFoto/Matt Ford)

Matt Ford highlights 2014 and 2015 models of the Ford Expedition for Kansas City area residents

Since its initial release a little less than two decades ago, the Ford Expedition has become one of the most popular eight-passenger SUVs on the...

Mar 25, 2014, 12:39 ET
The 2014 Ford Focus is capable of traveling up to 40 mpg on the highway when equipped with the Ford SFE package.  (PRNewsFoto/Matt Ford)

Kansas City dealership provides information on new 2014 and upcoming 2015 Ford Focus models

Since its initial release in 1998, the Ford Focus has continued to gain popularity among consumers, as the compact car is able to deliver...

Mar 11, 2014, 08:53 ET
The 2014 Ford Super Duty F-250 comes available with an extremely capable 6.7-liter, V-8 Turbo Diesel engine.  (PRNewsFoto/Matt Ford)

Matt Ford provides Kansas City business owners with wide selection of commercial vehicles

A growing number of Kansas City, MO business owners continue to turn to Matt Ford for all of their automotive needs. The dealership offers a...

Feb 27, 2014, 08:57 ET
The 2014 Ford Fusion Hybrid is capable of producing nearly double the fuel economy of the average car.  (PRNewsFoto/Matt Ford)

Two affordable and efficient sedans arrive at Matt Ford in Kansas City

Buyers in the market for a sedan typically gravitate towards vehicles that are both affordable and fuel efficient. Two vehicles able to offer both...