Archive for November, 2017

More new Fords will be available with Wi-Fi, here’s what you need to know

Tuesday, November 28th, 2017
A close up of the Ford Sync touchscreen interface found on many new Ford vehicles

How many devices can connect to Ford’s wi-fi hotspot?

Among the most impressive additions to the capabilities of the Ford Sync 3 infotainment system is its ability to transform into a high-speed mobile hotspot. Owners who spend a lot of time on the road never need to worry about having to find an open wireless internet source to stay in contact with work, family or friends. With this new feature fully available in several 2018 models, the only question that remains would be, how many devices can connect to Ford’s wi-fi hotspot? Without hesitation, Heritage Ford can confidently answer that, everyone in the car will be able to stay connected. (more…)

2018 Expedition offers better efficiency than Chevy, Nissan and Toyota competitors

Monday, November 27th, 2017
A photo of the 2018 Ford Expedition with a travel trailer out in the wilderness in front of the mountains

Fuel economy scores for the 2018 Ford Expedition

We are officially in the part of the year where many of us feel we can’t have a moment to ourselves. Holiday parties, get-togethers and several other season-appropriate events will be keeping lots of people on the road. Our manufacturing partners at Ford have recently released the fuel economy scores for the 2018 Ford Expedition. Not only can the new full-size SUV fit just about everyone in the family and be filled with lots of presents, it is also the most fuel-efficient vehicle in its class. Nothing from Chevy, Nissan or Toyota can come close to fitting as many people in its cabin and deliver them using so little gas. (more…)

Heritage Ford looking to gather canned food for local charity

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
A top-down photo of a fully-stocked Thanksgiving table

Heritage Ford food collection drive near South Burlington, VT

Everyone on the Heritage Ford team is very excited about taking part in a food collection drive near South Burlington, VT that will help fill up the Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf. Our efforts have already begun and we will continue taking donations of canned and other non-perishable, shelf-stable products through Nov. 17. In order to make things a little more interesting, we are competing against our colleges at Heritage Toyota. Both dealerships will be filling up the bed of a pickup truck – a Ford F-150 – to deliver the proceeds to the Chittenden facility.  (more…)

Ford Focus gets new drift brake, SEMA award

Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

What does the Ford Performance Drift Stick do?

Lately, when we’ve mentioned new and exciting additions to performance accessories customers can choose, they have almost exclusively been for the 2018 Ford Mustang. However, with the Specialty Equipment Manufacturer’s Association show underway in Las Vegas, the Ford Focus RS ‘hot hatch’ is getting some love. Not only has the high-performance model of the Focus platform taken home one of SEMA’s most coveted awards, but Ford also took the opportunity to show off its all-new Ford Performance Drift Stick. This innovative piece of equipment will make it easier for people to drift like, Ken Block, who also worked closely with the manufacturer to develop this new technology. (more…)