2016 F-150 SuperCrew and SuperCab are Safest Yet

The IIHS has rated the 2016 Ford F-150 pickup truck its Top Safety Pick for SuperCrew and SuperCab configurations, making it the only large pickup to earn this distinction. Similarly, it is the only full-size, light-duty truck to earn NHTSA's highest rating, a five-star Overall Vehicle Score and five-star rating for drive and passenger in all crash-test modes and cab configurations—SuperCrew, SuperCab, and RegularCab.



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Small, Affordable, and Fun: the 2016 Ford Fiesta

When you're in the market for a subcompact car, the 2016 Ford Fiesta should be right at the top of your list! It's incredibly affordable, it has a style that can't be ignored, and it offers some serious fun on the road so you'll never be bored behind the wheel. The folks at Kelley Blue Book agree and, as it boasts a 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine kicking out 120 horsepower and 112 lb-ft of torque, it has a lot of pep to offer. Add on great maneuverability and handling, and you've got a ride worth…

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Ford to Offer Armor Piercing Protection for Police Interceptors

Last week, Ford announced that its Police Interceptor lineup of sedans and utility vehicles will now come with the option of armor-piercing ballistic protection panels. They will be the first factory-equipped, pursuit-rated vehicles in the United States with Department of Justice standard Type IV protection. Though the number of shootouts involving armor-piercing ammunition is low, incidents are...

.@Ford Police Interceptors can now stop armor-piercing bullets

— (@therealautoblog) March 14, 2016
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Yes, the 2016 Focus RS Can Handle Wisconsin Winters!

Because the Ford Focus RS is such a special vehicle, Ford Performance decided to do something no automaker has ever done in North America. They're offering a winter tire and wheel package as a factory option.

It's all been tested and certified by Ford engineers to ensure performance, and boy does it look good shredding snow.

The 2016 Focus RS is the latest in a long history of sporty RS models dating back to the 60's. The idea is, take an affordable bae model, like the ubiquitous Ford Focus, and make it a drool-worthy powerhouse.

With full…

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Categories: Names F-150 EcoBoost the Winner of Fuel Economy Challenge

This morning, we learned the exciting news that named the 2016F-150 EcoBoost the winner of its Texas Truck Showdown Max MPG fuel economy challenge. Going head-to-head against the likes of Silverado and Ram 1500 EcoDiesel, F-150 EcoBoost emerged victorious thanks to impressive performances in mileage, payload, and capability tests...

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Everything You Need to Know about the 2016 Detroit Auto Show in Under 2 Minutes

The North American International Auto Show in Detroit, or the Detroit Auto Show for short, is a yearly spectacular. In January, it allows automakers to show off what they've got in store for the new year.

In 2016, Ford is introducing an updated Ford F-150 Raptor, sure to delight off-road enthusiasts. They've also got an even more technology-packed Ford Fusion for your everyday driving needs.

Perhaps most exciting isn't what Ford has hitting the market this year, but the projects they're invested in for the future. The company plans to introduce 13 new electric models, with…

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2016 Ford Focus RS: The Fastest RS Model Yet?

When it comes to affordable performance, Ford RS models dominate the segment.

The 30th addition to the Ford RS lineup promises to be the fastest model yet, achieving zero to 60 mph in just 4.7 seconds.

The 2016 Ford Focus RS release has prompted us at Osseo Ford Sales & Service Inc to reflect on some of our aggressive racing vehicles of the past. Check out the clip below to see for yourself!

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See How This Creative Couple Transforms Their Ford Connect

Camping seems to be one of those activities that people either love or loathe. Outdoorsy types often embrace the time spent in the great outdoors, while people who enjoy inside activities more tend to avoid it.

There are many different types of camping: tenting, sleeping in lean-tos or without any shelter, or using an RV or motorhome are all popular choices for different reasons. In fact, some people are now converting vans like the Ford Transit into beautiful campers.


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Ford Offers Suggestions for Holiday Travel Etiquette

Are you a fan of the hit TV series by Masterpiece Theater, “Downton Abbey?” If so, you likely know a thing or two about etiquette. Along with the breathtaking scenery and fashion of the time, the show clearly depicts the do’s and don’ts of proper etiquette. The butler, Carson, would let anyone know if something “weren’t quite right.”

Etiquette though, isn’t all about table manners and how the mail is taken care of. It’s also about taking care of those around you and making sure that they are comfortable.

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