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F-22 Fighter Jet Inspires One-of-a-Kind Ford Raptor

Recently, Ford's design team developed a unique F-150 Raptor that was based on the United States Air Force's Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor fighter jet. Intended solely to be auctioned off at the AirVenture Oshkosh fly-in at Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, the truck earned $300,000 for the Experimental Aircraft Association Gathering of Eagles. The organization and event are both dedicated to encouraging youth participation in aviation and flight.

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Ford Celebrates 100 Years of Truck History

From the original 1917 Model TT to the current F-150 Raptor, Ford has long been a leader and innovator in developing trucks that are capable and durable. It all began with a vision Henry Ford has of a vehicle that offered a cab and a frame that was able to accommodate a cargo bed. That led to the 1917 model TT, which sold for the princely sum of $600 and was capable of carrying a one-ton payload.

In the century since, Ford has listened to their customers and consistently produced trucks that bear the genetic traits of the original and…

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Ford's EcoBoost Engine Takes Home Prestigious Award

Last month, Ford's 1.0-liter EcoBoost engine was named the 2017 International Engine of the Year "Best Engine Under 1.0-liter" winner in Cologne, Germany. This is the sixth straight year the engine has taken the award, making it undefeated since it made its debut in 2012.

A panel of 58 automotive journalists from 31 countries lauded the compact, three-cylinder engine for its combination of fuel efficiency, performance and technology. The vehicle has received 10 International Engine of the Year awards -- including three overall winners and a "Best Newcomer" title..

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Ford is Investing in its Kentucky Plant

In June, Ford announced that the company is investing $900 million in its Kentucky Truck Plant. Thanks to these plant upgrades, the facility will build the all-new Ford Expedition and Lincoln Navigator SUVs that will be arriving in dealership showrooms this fall. Both vehicles will also be exported to more than 55 markets around the world, helping secure Ford's place as a top United States auto exporter.

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Ford Fusion Wins Motorweek Drivers' Choice Award

Recently, it was revealed that the 2017 Ford Fusion had won the 2017 Motorweek Drivers' Choice Award for the Best Family Sedan, with the vehicle receiving praise for offering sporty features like continuously controlled damping in a four-door sedan.

The 2017 Fusion offers more technology than ever and such driver-assist features as adaptive cruise control with stop-and-go, Pre-Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection.

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2017 Ford Fiesta Wins Kelley Blue Book Award

Earlier this year, Kelley Blue Book announced that the 2017 Ford Fiesta ST had received their 5-Year Cost to Own Award for sporty compact cars. The vehicle earned the award thanks to its low maintenance costs and low Kelley Blue Book Fair Purchase Price.

The Ford Fiesta ST features a 1.6-liter turbocharged direct-injection EcoBoost® four cylinder engine that delivers an EPA-estimated 26 mpg city/33 mpg highway/29 mpg combined. This fuel efficiency helped the vehicle win the award, as did its low manufacturer's suggested retail price.

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Ford Sees Sales Gain in May

Ford Motor Company recently announced that U.S. sales totaled 241,126 vehicles, an increase of 2.2 percent over May 2016 results. These results were driven by strong performance from the truck and SUV segments, while increased fleet sales helped offset a slight dip in retail consumer sales.

May saw a total of 76,027 F-Series pickups sold, marking a gain of 12.8 percent over April sales and delivering the segment's best May sales results in 13 years.

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An Examination of the Exceptional 2017 Ford Focus RS

Has the hot hatchback class been calling your name? Well, if so, we here at Don Bohn Ford suggest you heed its cries -- and then turn your attention to ours, the 2017 Focus RS.

And what, in our mind, makes this one a must-see?

Follow along with today's post to find out.

There is only one trim type available for the Focus RS. Thankfully, though, it's about as good as it gets.

Standard features include 19-inch alloy wheels, summer tires, performance brakes, adjustable suspension settings, automatic xenon headlamps, remote entry and push-button start, a rearview camera, dual-zone auto…

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2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid is One Spectacular Midsize Sedan

Are you searching for a midsize sedan that's every bit as easy on the eyes as it is fun to drive?

Well, if so, we here at Don Bohn Ford have a funny feeling you may well meet your match in ours, the 2017 Fusion Hybrid. And we'd like to take a moment to explain just why that is.

Just beneath the sedan's snout, a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine holds court with a lithium-ion-powered electric motor. Coupling with a continuously variable transmission, the Fusion Hybrid makes a healthy 188 horsepower.

And, yet, it's arguably in the…

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What Makes the 2017 Ford Explorer Such a Solid SUV Selection?

Should you find yourself seeking a full-size SUV for your next vehicular purchase, we here at Don Bohn Ford would be downright delighted to introduce you to ours, the 2017 Explorer.

Wondering why that is?

Well, then, follow along with this post -- and wonder no more. We're here to supply you with the need-to-know details about the Explorer.

Very possibly our favorite powertrain throughout the Explorer range, the mid-level 2.3-liter turbocharged four-cylinder is straight-up superb.

Optional on the Base and XLT trims, this turbo-four syncs with a six-speed automatic transmission to ...

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