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The All New Flex From Ford Will Impress Drivers With All Of The Technology That Is Built In


The all-new 2018 Ford Flex is a crossover vehicle that is geared towards today's tech savvy drivers. Building on Ford's long standing tradition of being an innovative leader in the automotive technology department, the Flex will 'wow' drivers with everything that it has to offer, especially in the technology department.

This includes features like:
  • Active Park Assist
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Intelligent All-Wheel Drive (AWD)
  • 3.5L EcoBoost® Engine
  • Navigation w/SiriusXM Traffic and Travel Link®
  • ...
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Maximize Your Productivity With The All New Super Duty From Ford


If you are in the market for a new pickup truck and you demand a certain level of dependability, toughness, and capability, then you should have a look at the all-new 2018 Ford Super Duty. The Super Duty is Ford's flagship workhorse that can haul anything that you ask it to, be it for work or for home.

And with the all-new 2018 models you will get to enjoy many of the productivity related features that are built into it, including:
  • Ford's SYNC 3 voice recognition system
  • Power tailgate release
  • Remote locking tailgate
  • BOXLINK™ with LED box lights…
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The Ford Escape Enjoys Some Of The Industry's Best Technology Features


The compact SUV is becoming more and more popular as time goes on. Drivers love being able to enjoy the capability of an SUV while still reaping the benefits of having a fuel-efficient vehicle. The Ford Escape suits both of these needs beautifully.

Another area where the Escape shines is in its long list of technology features that drivers get to enjoy, including:
  • FordPass
  • BLIS with Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Ford's SYNC 3 voice-activated technology with Wi-Fi Hotspot connectivity
  • Ford Safe and Smart Package
  • Lane-Keeping System
  • ...
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Ford F-150 - When Performance is What Counts!

Always ranked a popular pickup truck, the Ford F-150 truck is big on everything you want in a truck – performance, style, and capabilities. Check out Shottenkirk Ford and see the many models we have on hand.

Towing is much simpler and safer with the F-150’s Blind Spot Information System and AdvanceTrac with Roll Stability Control, which works with you as you back up and also works with any connectivity issues you may have. The 8” productivity screen provides you with trailer information.

The Ford F-150 features a powerful 3.5L EcoBoost that kicks out an enormous 450 hp and…

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What BLIS With Cross Traffic Alerts Does To Help Keep Drivers Safer On The Road


Trying to stay safe when driving has always been a difficult task, particularly when each vehicle having its own unique set of blind spots to deal with. Merging into adjacent lanes of traffic during those peak travel hours or backing up from a tight space where visibility is limited can be hazardous.

Ford's Blind Spot Information System with Cross Traffic Alerts always works to keep drivers safer through a pair of sensors on the outside mirrors designed to detect motorized moving objects and signal the driver.

Indicator lights on the exterior mirrors provide the driver with...
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Technology, Ingenuity & Futuristic: The 2018 Ford Edge


There aren't too many vehicles that have an abundance of technological features, ingenuity and futuristic features. Our Ford Edge vehicles at Shottenkirk Ford in Indianola are loaded with many beneficial features starting with the (BLIS) Blind Spot Warning System, the Ford Safe and Smart™ Package, and a front-facing 180-Degree Camera.

For the interior, the 2018 Ford Edge spared no expense. This SUV has a stylish interior that pays full-attention to fine detail. High-quality craftsmanship extends from the instrument panel all the way to the floor console....
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Pre-Road-Trip Checklist for Smoother Travel

There is no more efficient way to have a great vacation getaway than to make a pre-road trip checklist. If done carefully, these few tips can help a trip go smoother.

The first step is vehicle maintenance. This is not optional. You want to be sure everything is in good working order. Stop at Shottenkirk Ford and let the friendly people at our Indianola service department take care of your car.

Pack things you might use in a bag you can place in the car before you leave on the road. Nothing too intrusive, but manageable, hand wipes, games, snacks…
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Stay Connected with Ford & Sync 3

When driving a Ford, you know you’re getting a brand that puts its customers first and stays up to date with technology. Many times, when you buy a vehicle with smartphone capabilities, it usually is designed to work with either apple or google apps. Ford Sync 3 is capable of syncing with all 4G Apple and Google phones.

Both apps like Apple Link and Android Auto that allow for voice control, making calls, favorite apps, and voice repl

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Contact Shottenkirk Ford For The 2017 Ford F-150 Of Your Choice


For anyone in Indianola looking for a great truck, there is nothing better than buying the 2017 Ford F-150 because it has the seal of approval from one of the most important authorities on vehicle value around. This F-150 is the recipient of the 2017 Kelley Blue Book Best Buy Award in the Pickup Truck category. Now that is impressive.

So, why did the 2017 Ford F-150 qualify for this award? It could be that it has a towing capacity of 12,200 pounds, or maybe it has something to do with the luxurious interior and the fact that it…
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Keep Quiet in the 2018 Ford Mustang

Cutting your grass and checking your mail in a timely manner aren’t the only two things that you can do to be a superstar in the eyes of your neighbors. Now you can also make mornings more peaceful when you drive home the 2018 Ford Mustang! What’s so great about the new Mustang, you ask? It’s simple! The Ford Mustang now offers Quiet Exhaust and Quiet Start, two features that help you enjoy peace and quiet before your first cup of coffee has time to do its thing. Let’s check out how these two systems work…

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