Lincoln Heights Ford Blog

Your F-150 even helps you back up!
2022 06 17

Your F-150 even helps you back up!Everyone, including us, hesitantly looks at the task of backing up a trailer. Of course, experience helps, but it's always challenging to perform the maneuver, especially when the space is tight and narrow. Let's face it, pride sometimes takes a hit when the operation doesn't go as planned. That's when there's always a crowd of witnesses.Fortunately, your Ford F-150...

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Do you know the GOAT of your Bronco Sport?
2022 05 30

Do you know the GOAT of your Bronco Sport?You know the Ford Bronco Sport. It's smaller than the big Bronco, but it's not less capable. The proof is that it is equipped with the GOAT system (for Go Over Any Terrain). Basically, depending on the version (some versions are better suited for off-roading), GOAT automatically adapts the driving parameters according to the terrain you're driving on.With GOAT,...

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Five things to know about the Ford Mustang
2022 04 25

Five things to know about the Ford MustangOn April 17, 1964, atop the Empire State Building and on the New York World's Fair floor, automotive history would change forever: the unveiling of the sporty Ford Mustang by Lee Iaccoca. An event that went down in history because the Mustang literally changed the face of the sports car world.In its first year, over 400,000 units were sold. Since then, the...

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The Ford Mach-E, best EV according to Consumer Report
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The Ford Mach-E, best EV according to Consumer Report When Consumer Report magazine in the United States studies a vehicle, the study is serious. It takes into account the tests of specialists, of course. They take a ride, use the car for several days, even weeks, and evaluate its behaviour. But Consumer Report goes much further....

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Have you considered a used Ford?
2021 12 17

Have you considered a used Ford?Buying a new vehicle is not always possible. Some models are harder to find. Others are sometimes offered at a price that is a little beyond your budget. Rest assured, this type of situation happens to everyone. There may be a solution that will allow you to fulfill all your desires: buy a used vehicle.This solution is simple and effective. For one thing, if you choose...

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Ford Escape PHEV VS Toyota RAV4 Prime
2021 11 30

Ford Escape PHEV VS Toyota RAV4 PrimeThe new star of our showroom is the Ford Escape PHEV. This plug-in hybrid version has an excellent electric range, all the features loved by the traditional Escape, and spectacular fuel economy. However, this new Escape arrives in a category that is becoming more and more popular. It has to compete with one of the first entrants, the Toyota RAV4 Prime. Let's see...

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Ford Mach E performance: almost as fast as the Shelby
2021 10 28

Ford Mach E performance: almost as fast as the ShelbyDo you like performance but don't think an electric car will meet your needs? Think again because the Mustang Mach E Performance makes it possible. Better yet, it's so fast it's only a few steps away from the Mustang Shelby GT500!Imagine a modern vehicle like the Mach E, with its unique silhouette, capable of reaching 100 kilometres per hour in less...

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Changing Tires : Rotation and Alignment
2021 09 29

Changing Tires : Rotation and AlignmentAs winter begins to set in (we know it's fall, but we have to plan ahead), you may be considering winter tires. That's a good choice since the all-season tires you have on your vehicle may not be enough when the real cold comes.In fact, it's proven that good winter tires start to work when the mercury drops to an average of 7 degrees Celsius. And that's also the...

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The Ford Bronco has finally arrived
2021 08 26

The Ford Bronco has finally arrivedThe legend is back! We've been waiting for months, but the first units of the Ford Bronco have arrived at Lincoln Heights Ford. And nobody was disappointed. Because beyond its spectacular silhouette, the 2022 Bronco is a vehicle with exceptional capabilities, both on the road and off the beaten path.A Bronco that's easy to identifyIf you didn't know it was a Bronco...

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Hybrid engine: three visions used by Ford
2021 07 30

Hybrid engine: three visions used by FordHybrid powertrains are nothing new at Ford. After all, the Ford Escape has been evolving with a hybrid version for a long time, and the Fusion was also offered with this kind of system. But today, all that is changing, and Ford now offers three types of hybrid engines in as many vehicles.First the PowerboostThe most striking of these is the Ford Powerboost,...

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What the Ford Maverick can really do
2021 06 18

What the Ford Maverick can really doYou've all heard about the Ford Maverick. The compact pickup truck, which is already available for order, will arrive later this fall. It's attractively priced and its qualities are certainly interesting. But do you really know what the Ford Maverick can do?Low fuel consumptionThe base engine of the little truck is innovative: it's a hybrid. In fact, it's a 2.5-litre...

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Ford Explorer Timberline: the most powerful version for difficult terrain
2021 05 25

Ford Explorer Timberline: the most powerful version for difficult terrainThe Ford Explorer range is getting stronger and stronger. This explains why the Explorer is now distinguished by its many versions. The latest one? It is called "Timberline" and its strength lies in its off-road capabilities.This model is unique. Its characteristics make it one of the most competent off-road vehicles. This is...

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Blue Cruise, or when your Ford becomes your driving assistant
2021 04 30

Blue Cruise, or when your Ford becomes your driving assistantImagine driving down the highway, looking distractedly (but attentively) ahead of you, without even holding the wheel. This will be possible, and even very realistic, in the next few weeks. But you'll need a Ford F-150 or a Mustang Mach E to do it.A complex systemThe system is called Blue Cruise, and it's Ford's latest innovation to make...

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Why the Ford Ranger Is A Good Vehicle for a First-Time Driver
2020 11 16

Why the Ford Ranger Is A Good Vehicle for a First-Time DriverWith nearly four decades of serving our friends and neighbors in Ottawa, our friendly and knowledgeable staff at Lincoln Heights Ford on Richmond Road has lots of experience helping first-time drivers think through options that work best.We have a vast inventory of both new and used vehicles, with many options available. Every driver is unique,...

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Drive the Legend: The 2021 Bronco
2020 11 15

Drive the Legend: The 2021 BroncoIt's no wonder that the public is excited about the 2021 Ford Bronco, which will be available in the spring. Our Lincoln Heights sales team is enthusiastic, too. Who wouldn't be? After being discontinued in 1996, the Bronco is back, and it's back with updates and surprises!With six models to choose from, there are plenty of options: Base, Big Bend, Black Diamond, Outer...

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Adventure with the Ford Ranger
2020 10 25

Adventure with the Ford RangerAt Lincoln Heights Ford on Richmond Road, we know our drivers enjoy both in-city luxury and off-road durability. They want a truck with no performance limits. Since it's Built Ford Tough, the Ranger does not disappoint.PerformanceWith four modes included within the Advanced Terrain Technology, you can confidently go whenever and wherever you want!Normal Mode is for two-wheel-drive...

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All About Ford Co-Pilot360
2020 10 24

All About Ford Co-Pilot360The Ford Company's reputation for safety standards stands head-and-shoulders above the rest. With continued breakthroughs in technology and safety, our standards of today are light-years ahead of where they were even three years ago. At Lincoln Heights Ford on Richmond Road, your safety is always our priority.Ford has many innovative safety technologies standard on most of...

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Built Ford Proud: The 2021 Ford F-150
2020 09 20

Built Ford Proud: The 2021 Ford F-150Our sales team at Lincoln Heights Ford cannot wait for you to see the all-new 2021 Ford F-150. Redesigned to be the toughest, most powerful truck in its class, the 2021 Ford F-150 model leaves nothing to the imagination.Building on the existing capability, luxurious interior and exterior features, and Ford's hallmark safety and technology innovations previously...

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Safety Features for Driving in Inclement Weather
2020 09 19

Safety Features for Driving in Inclement WeatherLike most Ottawans, your sales team at Lincoln Heights on Richmond Road knows how to be prepared for all contingencies. We know all about winterizing. We know how to handle emergencies.We also know that to feel confident about driving in inclement weather, having all the latest technologies and safety features at your fingertips makes a world of difference.Head-Up...

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2021 Ford F-150 is coming
2020 08 31

2021 Ford F-150 is comingEven more versatile and better adapted to the needs of workers and families, the 2021 Ford F150 is coming!Discover the all-new Ford F-150Still built in military grade aluminum to eliminate corrosion problems, the best-selling pickup truck in America offers major improvements for 2021. The style has changed, its interior has adapted and new technologies have been introduced,...

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6 Important Features in A Ford Escape
2020 08 25

6 Important Features in A Ford EscapeThe Ford Escape isn't just for growing families. At Lincoln Heights Ford, we know this versatile vehicle is a great match for lots of people. Redesigned in 2020, the Ford Escape sports hard-to-beat interior and exterior features, life-saving safety innovations, and the latest and greatest in hands-free technology.Interior & Exterior FeaturesThe Ford Escape's sleek...

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Best Vehicles For A Growing Family
2020 08 24

Best Vehicles For A Growing FamilyOur salespeople at Lincoln Heights Ford have served the Greater Ottawa area for almost 40 years. We've seen trends come and go, but one thing remains the same: When a family is interested in buying a vehicle, their number-one concern is safety. Almost always, family-vehicle buyers also have questions about comfort, reliability, and affordability.Our salespeople at...

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The reinvented legend, 2021 Ford Bronco
2020 08 21

The reinvented legend, 2021 Ford BroncoFord is turning a new page in history by bringing back the name of the famous Bronco in its catalogue. An iconic sport utility vehicle of the 1980s, the Bronco has been at the heart of many adventures. And the 2021 version promises to take you even further, with its exceptional off-road capabilities built into a vehicle with a modern design.The Bronco, an iconic...

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These Features Make Highway Driving Safer
2020 07 30

These Features Make Highway Driving SaferThe Ford Company has come a long way in the 112 years since Henry Ford's first Model T rolled off the assembly line in Detroit, Michigan, in August 1908. With advances in technology and safety, our standards today are lightyears ahead of where they were even three years ago. At Lincoln Heights on Richmond Road, your safety is always our priority.Ford has a number...

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The Best Features For Keeping Your Passengers Entertained
2020 07 29

The Best Features For Keeping Your Passengers EntertainedCars get you where you need to go. And now they have a variety of built-in entertainment features to help pass the time on long trips or add to the leisure of short drives. Whether it's a DVD player, sunroof, or scrolling through your favorite playlist, there are many ways for you and your fellow riders to be occupied while in the car.However,...

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7 Mistakes To Avoid When Buying A Car
2020 07 28

7 Mistakes To Avoid When Buying A CarThe process of going on the hunt for a new car can be a little overwhelming at times, which can leave room for many preventable errors. While learning from mistakes can lead us in the right direction, hearing from others' experiences can help us gain insight without experiencing the errors for ourselves. Thankfully, Lincoln Heights Ford is here with 7 mistakes to...

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How You Can Save Money After You Buy Your Next Car
2020 07 27

How You Can Save Money After You Buy Your Next CarWhen it comes to a big purchase like a vehicle, every penny counts. Being a well-educated consumer can not only boost your confidence but can reap financial benefits as well. Our team at Lincoln Heights Ford is here to help you learn how to utilize your resources and save money in ways you may not have considered before!Do Your HomeworkResearch is vital...

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How Much Storage Space Is Right For You
2020 07 08

How Much Storage Space Is Right For YouWhen it's time to buy a new car, drivers have to consider a lot of factors. What kind of weather conditions will your new car face? What sort of safety features are available?While you consider these questions, don't forget to ask yourself about storage space. Just how much storage space will you need in your next car?It's one of the many questions that Lincoln...

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How Technology Is Making Cars Safer
2020 07 07

How Technology Is Making Cars SaferWhen you're on the road, safety is everything. When you know that you're as safe as possible in your car, you can drive with more peace of mind.Thankfully, car safety technology has evolved a lot over the past several years. Safety features that were once pipe dreams are now standard in a lot of vehicles.At Lincoln Heights Ford Sales, we stay on top of the latest...

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The 2020 Ford SuperDuty vs The 2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD
2020 05 12

The 2020 Ford SuperDuty vs The 2020 Chevrolet Silverado HDThe Ford Super Duty and Chevrolet Silverado HD are a pair of hard-working, heavy-duty trucks. Both pickups offer robust powertrain options, the latest technology, and impressive towing capacity. Which one is right for you?2020 Ford Super Duty vs. Chevrolet Silverado HDBoth the Super Duty and the Silverado HD are available in a variety of configurations....

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Foreign Ranger Comparison
2020 05 11

Foreign Ranger ComparisonWe all hear a lot about how domestic and foreign trucks battle for the attention of Canada's auto buyers. While the Ford trucks available from Lincoln Heights Ford have dominated the market for years, some newer models from Nissan and Toyota have merged for comparison in Ottawa. To make the right choice concise, the team at Lincoln Heights Ford thought it would be helpful to...

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The 2020 Ford Escape vs The 2020 Honda CR-V
2020 05 10

The 2020 Ford Escape vs The 2020 Honda CR-VThe Ford Escape and Honda CR-V are two of the most popular compact SUVs of all time. For 2020, the pair of segment leaders go head-to-head in a battle for supremacy. Deciding between the two SUVs can be difficult. That's why we've collected the facts to help you make an informed decision.2020 Ford Escape vs. 2020 Honda CR-VBoth the Escape and the CR-V are...

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Ford of Canada Domestic F-150 Truck Comparison
2020 05 09

Ford of Canada Domestic F-150 Truck ComparisonAt Lincoln Heights Ford, we understand how much Canadians love their pickup trucks. They are so popular that 74% of all vehicles purchased in Canada in 2019 were light trucks. With almost every automaker producing trucks, finding the right full-size pickup can be confusing. That's why the sales and service experts at Lincoln Heights Ford thought we'd help...

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The 2020 Ford Edge vs. The 2020 Chevy Equinox
2020 03 22

The 2020 Ford Edge vs. The 2020 Chevy EquinoxThe 2020 Ford Edge and 2020 Chevy Equinox are two primary offerings in the highly competitive midsize SUV class. Each vehicle offers a wealth of standard equipment, advanced powertrain options, and the latest technology. Which one is right for you?2020 Ford Edge vs. 2020 Chevy EquinoxBoth the Edge and the Equinox are available in a variety of trim levels....

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Your Guide To Spring Maintenance
2020 03 21

Your Guide To Spring MaintenanceAh, spring is in the air! The days are getting longer, the snowdrifts are getting smaller, and your skin doesn't freeze in seconds any longer. It's time to get yourself out of winter mode and embrace the spring. As you're putting away your parka and mitts, something else needs your attention with the changing seasons -- your vehicle!It may be built Ford tough, but your...

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The 2020 Ford EcoSport vs. The 2020 Mazda CX-3
2020 03 20

The 2020 Ford EcoSport vs. The 2020 Mazda CX-3There are two key players in the competitive compact SUV segment: the 2020 Ford EcoSport and the 2020 Mazda CX-3. Because both vehicles have so much to offer, deciding between the two can be difficult. That's why we've collected the facts to help you make an informed decision.2020 Ford EcoSport vs. 2020 Mazda CX-3Both the EcoSport and CX-3 are available...

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The 2020 Ford Explorer vs. The 2020 Chevrolet Traverse
2020 03 19

The 2020 Ford Explorer vs. The 2020 Chevrolet TraverseThe 2020 Ford Explorer and 2020 Chevrolet Traverse are both midsize SUVs. Yet the two vehicles are vastly different on many levels. If you've been trying to decide which one is right for you, the information presented here will help you choose.2020 Ford Explorer vs. 2020 Chevrolet TraverseBoth the Explorer and Traverse are available in a variety...

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Check Out These Innovations from Ford Motor Company
2020 03 18

Check Out These Innovations from Ford Motor CompanyOver 100 years ago, Ford revolutionized the way cars were built. Invented by Henry Ford's car company, the moving assembly line brought the man-hours of the Model T's final assembly from twelve down to less than three. This amazing time-saving innovation was responsible for reducing the selling price of the iconic Model T, and suddenly it was more...

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Foreign F-150 Truck Comparison
2020 03 17

Foreign F-150 Truck ComparisonIn our last couple of blogs, we've been putting the outstanding Ford trucks available at Lincoln Heights Ford in Ottawa up against the domestic competition. Since everyone in the world is now producing pickup trucks -- some more successfully than others -- the sales and service teams at Lincoln Heights Ford thought it would be the perfect time to match our 2020 Ford F150...

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