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Why Can't Wait for Ford Co-Pilot360

We here at Shottenkirk Ford can't wait for Ford Co-Pilot360, Ford's new suite of driver-assist technologies. It is the most comprehensive driver-assist suite available on the market, and with good reason. Here's a brief rundown of two of the suite's technologies to illustrate what we mean.

Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB)

AEB prevents you from running someone over whenever your reflexes are less than lightning-quick. The system detects pedestrians crossing in front of your advancing Ford and emits warning flashes and sounds. If you fail to brake, AEB stops your Ford for you.

 

 

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Are Ford Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles as Good as New Ones?


If you saw a certified pre-owned car at Shottenkirk Ford, then you might think that someone simply drove it up onto the lot and then it got put up for sale. Nothing can further from the truth. Ford actually inspects every pre-owned vehicle they certify, which makes them almost as good as a new one.

In fact, the automaker now offers a comprehensive limited warranty on these cars that's not much different from the one that they include with new ones. In fact, they even come with a powertrain limited warranty coverage policy on top of the limited warranty…
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Check Out the Best in Ford Taurus Interior Features

If you're on the market for a new car, you'll want to check you the Ford Taurus. One of the reasons why you're likely to find the Ford Taurus appealing is because of its outstanding interior features.

An example of the outstanding interior features found on the Ford Taurus is the ambient lighting system. The ambient lighting system attractively illuminates the interior footwells, door handles, and two front cupholders. You've the choice of a number of different color settings, depending on your preferences. In addition to the ambient lighting system, the Ford Taurus also comes with…
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Ford Focus Design Features

When we hear the name Ford, we usually of vehicles that are built tough, but their vehicles offer so much more than just that. A perfect example can be found in the Ford Focus, a popular compact car that looks great, performs even better and offers some dynamic design features. We at Shottenkirk Ford want you to buy your next vehicle based on an informed decision, so pay us a visit and get all the info you need on the new Focus.
 
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The Ford Explorer Performance Features at a Glance

The Ford Explorer is an ideal match for those who want a reliable three-row SUV. The Explorer is a top pick among our Indianola consumers at Shottenkirk Ford for many reasons, which include the most advanced performance features on the market. Let's explore a few below.

The 3.5L EcoBoost engine can reach up to 350 lb.-ft. of torque. This engine can produce up to 365 horsepower, which is best-in-class. It is the standard engine with the Platinum and Sport. The 2.3L EcoBoost offers the available Class II...

 

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Explore The Option of Off-Road With the 2019 Ford Expedition

When we choose a vehicle such as the 2019 Ford Expedition for our Shottenkirk Ford lot, one of the things we look at is the different editions and modes that customers can choose. Fortunately, there are off-road offers from this brand that go with the towing capabilities of the Ford Expedition.

The Ford Expedition also offers an FX4 version which gives you the option of going off-road without any problems. One of the features that makes the vehicle ideal for off-road driving is the set of shocks that make the ride go more smoothly. There is also the limited-slip differential…

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What Can the Ford EcoSport Do For Families?

If you're looking to buy a crossover SUV in Indianola with a smart and versatile design, consider the Ford EcoSport. Available in four trims at Shottenkirk Ford, this American vehicle offers an impressive combination of power and efficiency.

A turbocharger dominates the mechanics of the car's 1.0 L EcoBoost engine, which automatically turns off to prevent combustion in some situations. This small powertrain has a peak rating of 123 horsepower. Engineered for more explosive performance, the 2.0 L engine completes combustion based on the sequences that are defined by the Ti-VCT 

 

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Exceptional Power With No Lag From the 2019 Ford F-150

When looking at vehicles, you are going to find that there are a ton of issues that you might face which can include lagging. Fortunately, we at Shottenkirk Ford make sure that all of our vehicles are responsive like the 2019 Ford F-150. This truck will give you the performance needed for your satisfaction.

The one part of the vehicle that gives the needed performance is the engine boasts 375 horsepower. It also offers 470 lbs of torque which makes it better than any other engine or vehicle. This also adds to the power and strength of the vehicle when…

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Discover the Ford Escape Capability Features

The Ford Escape is a compact SUV that is sought-after among our Indianola consumers at Shottenkirk Ford. With the Escape, you can choose between the S, SE, SEL, and Titanium. Many of our customers prefer this model because it offers superior capability features that enhance traction, handling, and performance. Let's find out about its capability features below.

The Escape features Curve Control and Torque Vectoring Control. When you are approaching a curve too quickly, Curve Control can use the throttle and activate the anti-lock brakes to slow the vehicle to 
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Get Help With Your Steering With the Ford Taurus

Steering a vehicle can be a task in and of itself in some cases. Automotive manufacturers and mechanics do everything they can to provide you with a vehicle that you can easily control. When looking at vehicles you can steer, we found the Ford Taurus to be one of the vehicles that are a shining example.

The electronic enhanced steering is one of the innovative features that the Taurus can boast about. It helps with the steering so that you don't have to struggle in some cases. This means that you can actually enjoy higher speeds without having to…

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