Complete Guide For Your Dream Ford Investment
http://www.hannafords.ca/ Buying a car is a major financial decision that does not only affect your bank account, but also your overall life quality. You want to make no mistakes in your decision, so you make sure to choose a car that is made from one of the most trusted auto manufacturers in the world: Ford.
Complete Guide For Your Dream Ford Investment www.hannafords.ca 1|Page Copyright 2012 Table of Contents 3 Hanna Fords Shares The Right Way To Clean Those Vibrant Red Leather Seats Of The Latest F150 5 Tips On Choosing Your Ford Dealer 7 How To Find The Best Dealer For Your Dream 2013 Ford F-150 9 How To Get The Best Deal For Your Pickup Truck Purchase 11 More Ford F150 Accessories For The Truck Of The Future www.hannafords.ca 2|Page Copyright 2012 Hanna Fords Shares The Right Way To Clean Those Vibrant Red Leather Seats Of The Latest F150 Everybody was pretty surprised to learn that the latest F150, Ford’s Premier pick-up truck comes with cherry red leather seats. While there are those who think that the color is a bold but pleasing change to the usual neutral colors for leather seats, (perhaps it’s a testament to the car company’s commitment to taking things to the next level) a lot of Ford fans are struggling with their conservative aesthetics to really become used to this rather shocking hue. But why not red? It’s such a dynamic color after all, a lot of Asians even believe that it’s a very lucky shade, and besides, the latest F150 comes in red (black, white and silver) anyway, so with the red leather seats, there’s continuity of the color concept. For those who have issues with it, it probably really just takes some getting used to. www.hannafords.ca 3|Page Copyright 2012 To those who want to preserve the quality of the red leather seats of their new F150, Hanna Fords provides cleaning tips to make sure that the high quality leather retains its impressive appearance for a very long time. Typically, upon purchase of the vehicle, a manual is provided to the new owner and included in the manual are tips on how to care for and maintain the vehicle’s upholstery. In case the manual gets lost, the tips here will surely be a big help. Leather can become really dry; to prevent this, it’s important that it’s dusted regularly and hide food is occasionally applied. According to experts, basic maintenance involves keeping it away from direct heat exposure and using a damp cloth to wipe away grime. It would help a lot if the car windows are heavily tinted to lessen the damaging effects of direct sunlight and heat to the leather. Also, avoid using alcohol because this has really drying effects that can morph the intensity of the color and the overall appearance of the red leather seats. Stick to the cleansing agents recommended by the experts. For polish, give the leather seats a good wiping with a cleaning sponge until the desired shine is achieved. After this, it’s best to spray the leather with a protective agent as this can repel wetness and types of dirt. As for wetness that really seeped through, it’s going to be very hard to get rid of it especially if it also has a really funky odour. You would really have to take the seats to the professionals because it can stain and the initial odour it had can morph into something more foul-smelling. www.hannafords.ca 4|Page Copyright 2012 Tips On Choosing Your Ford Dealer Buying a car is a major financial decision that does not only affect your bank account, but also your overall life quality. You want to make no mistakes in your decision, so you make sure to choose a car that is made from one of the most trusted auto manufacturers in the world: Ford. By investing in a car company that delivers top-of-the line products, premium craftsmanship and cutting-edge technologies, you know that your investment will be worth it. However, it’s not just the brand or make of the vehicle that you should be concerned about. Who you are dealing with can determine whether you will ensure value for your hard-earned money. A trustworthy Ford dealer can provide you solutions and options that will suit your needs and preferences. Meanwhile, expect a lot of problems with a dealer that is only after making a profit out of the sale without regard for customer service. Imagine the inconvenience of buying a second hand car that looked alright in the parking lot, but cost your safety and security because it broke down www.hannafords.ca 5|Page Copyright 2012 all the time. Imagine the frustration of having to shoulder the highly impractical repair costs repeatedly that it has started to exceed the actual cost of purchase. Imagine the regret of buying a brand new car, taking a huge chunk of your budget for the monthly payments, only to find and a very good deal for the same vehicle from a different dealer. All these headaches can be avoided if you have done your research and chosen the right car sales team. One way to make sure that you’ll have a choice of quality cars is to talk only with an established and registered Ford dealer. Their official affiliation with the manufacturer will ensure that each vehicle is in good running condition, whether brand new or previously owned. Being an established company with years in the business will tell you that they have a good track record of providing only the best vehicle selection for their buyers, and so have enjoyed the support of loyal customers through the years. To ensure that you’ll enjoy the best prices, look for a dealership that offers financing options, such as easy car loans or low-interest funding, to help you purchase the Ford that best matches your preferences and lifestyle. Established companies enjoy close relationships with banks and other financial institutions. Those with low overhead costs can further bring down their prices and let their customers come home with a great deal without necessarily losing profit. Now that’s a win-win car sale. www.hannafords.ca 6|Page Copyright 2012 How To Find The Best Dealer For Your Dream 2013 Ford F-150 When Ford announced the launch of the newest model from the Ford F- 150 series, truck enthusiasts and car lovers around the world made a collective sign of appreciation and awe. While previous models from the F- series have already shown unparalleled standards in design, engineering and luxury, this new baby from the world’s leading luxury truck maker is dubbed as the vehicle of the future. Also named the truck for “future farmers of America,” the 2013 Ford F-150 is especially designed with an updated look and advanced driver controls for ease of use and luxury feel for those in the agricultural field. Initially offered as a limited edition, the new F-150 boasts of a handsome, polished design, with aluminum wheels and a body that comes in three colors: Tuxedo Black Metallic, Ruby Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat and White www.hannafords.ca 7|Page Copyright 2012 Platinum Metallic Tri-Coat. Inside, driver and passengers can settle comfortably in rich-hued, full-grain, leather-trimmed seats. Coming from a working under the hot sun or too chilled by the outdoor wind? There are cooling and heating features for each seat to suit the specific preferences for the different seats. And don’t forget the power. The F-150 runs on a Ford 3.5-liter Ti-VCT EcoBoost® engine that delivers 365 horsepower at 5,000 rpm when using regular fuel, making it the most fuel-efficient luxury truck in the market. The beautiful-looking vehicle is also something you won’t mind getting roughed up. With its front and rear sport-tuned dampers, the F-150 can continue to exude power even when running over the most rugged terrains. To keep you in the mood for adventure or to relax after a particularly rough day, you can tune to great sounds with the vehicle’s media hub that comes with high-tech sounds and video systems. Of course, such beauty and performance comes at a price. Reasonable enough for such a product, but you can still go for great savings if you find the right dealership to help you arrive at the best terms for you. Contact a dealership that allows you to make a wise financial decision by offering you a host of financial options and friendly payment schemes. Ask the dealer if you can avail of car loans at low interest or if they can offer you an applicable program from the manufacturer. You can be sure that you’re getting a great deal when the firm offers you to cross shop first, such as providing you with their online brochure. Compare their offers from other dealers, and finally make that 2013 Ford F-150 your present vehicle of choice. www.hannafords.ca 8|Page Copyright 2012 How To Get The Best Deal For Your Pickup Truck Purchase Buying a pickup can be one of your most significant investments within the following years, so it’s best that you get to the process with much preparation and research. This should be especially true if this is the first time you’re buying a vehicle of your own. Your concern is not only to get the best deal in terms of price, but also in terms of the overall experience: that you will purchase a vehicle that will serve its purpose well, and will truly be worth the investment. When buying your pickup truck, the brand, make and model, as well as the dealership you’ll be getting it from determine the success of your decision. Don’t go ahead into the sales parking lot without getting armed with information first—you just might leave it with a new car and a bad decision for which you’ll pay for a long time. As with any huge purchases, identify www.hannafords.ca 9|Page Copyright 2012 your target product and your target price, so that your search will be more focused and results-oriented. First, figure out the kind of truck you need and want. Start by identifying the purpose of the vehicle. Will you use it for work, for adventure or both? Will you regularly take in passengers or is it usually just you and the long road? What are the items you would need to load in the bed? What is the usual terrain you will drive on? Consider yourself lucky because even with a long list of criteria, you could still find the truck of your dreams easily because car buyers now have a variety of options to choose from, as the manufacturers continue to make better vehicles to offer to more discriminating consumers. Then, research online about the most recommended dealers you can find in your area. Look for an established firm with a good track record in the industry. Go to a dealer that allows you to cross shop even before you meet up with them. The leading dealerships will usually have a website where you could access their product inventory or catalogue and check out the essential information about every item. You could do some price matching and comparison immediately if they have an instant or immediate request quote system. Match the figures with local prices and the manufacturer’s suggested retail price. Examine it side by side with the competitors’ quotations. Figure out the total amount you’ll need to shell out by adding up additional fees and charges. Do the math first. Talk with your dealer about the financial options that are applicable to you. A reliable dealer could educate you on the manufacturer’s programs that you could apply for, as well as the bank and car loans you could avail of to manage the payments. Once you’ve matched the right product with your target price, don’t hesitate to drive home the pickup truck of your dreams today. www.hannafords.ca 10 | P a g e Copyright 2012 More Ford F150 Accessories For The Truck Of The Future Handsome exteriors. Luxury interiors fit for a high end brand. Impressive engine power that’s engineered for hard work and play. The built-in basic features of the Ford-150 are more than enough reasons for it to earn its nickname as the best luxury truck in the world. But the auto manufacturer, known for its commitment to innovative technologies and stunning designs, dares to out-perform itself by throwing in a few more accessories you could add to the truck to make the best even better. Whether you’re looking for something to make your drive infinitely more convenient or you want a little addition to dazzle your passengers and friends, getting Ford F150 accessories is definitely a way to add up a notch an already top-of- the-line product. www.hannafords.ca 11 | P a g e Copyright 2012 One of the accessories that can bring more functionality to your vehicle is the Cargo Organizer. You could pick this up from the shop and use immediately for your next purchases, such as your groceries or your new harvest. It fits easily and accurately in pace so no installation is required. Made of woven polyester, the organizer is water repellent and resists the formation of mildew—convenient and hygienic if you want to use it for storing water bottles or food. It’s made up of four components with a sturdy structure built to minimize spills and topples, making it great for storing those ripe red tomatoes you’ve just picked up from the field. When not in use, you can fold the organizer flat to save on space. Want to add bling to your vroom? You could equip the truck with a DVD Rear Seat Entertainment System. It’s made up of two portable players to use for your movies, sounds and other media files. There’s a 7-inch screen with a LED backlight for your passengers’ enjoyment, and it’s made of heavy-duty construction so that the chick-flick they’re watching continues playing smoothly even as you drive on top of rough roads. Always forgetting your keys? There’s now a keyless entry option when you equip your truck with a keyless entry keypad—talk about futuristic. Now your car works like an ATM machine or a safety vault, since all you have to do is type in your numerical entry code, and you’re in. It has a built-in backlight, so those days of fumbling in the dark and searching for the keyhole are over. Other accessories include a Bluetooth-powered, hands-free communication system, an auto dimming mirror, a variety of entertainment systems, add- ons for the wheels, bed systems, and more. www.hannafords.ca 12 | P a g e Copyright 2012