Mark Fall Seasonal Drives Off Your Checklist

What’s not to love about “The Show Me” state in the fall? With the leaves turning a myriad of warm, golden-red hues, it’s time to get out for a Sunday drive, and enjoy all that nature has to offer you from the comfort of your Machens Ford.

First, get your checklist. Stock up on snacks, grab a driving partner or get the perfect playlist for going solo. Next, give yourself the perfect amount…

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Become Victor Of Your Vehicle With Ford Pass

The Jetsons' futuristic lifestyle always seems out of reach when it comes to outlandish technology – like having your own personal robot housekeeper. There are, however, strides made daily to help make you more efficient when it comes to tackling your day.

Whether you’re driving to work, heading to the store, or picking up the kids, chances are you’ve got more than one trip to make on an average day.

Thanks to the FordPass…

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Ford Releases Advanced Engines, Steps Up Game for 2018 F-150

When you think of the F-150, you’re already thinking high-strength, military-grade aluminium-alloy, and all around Ford Tough. All this in a light weight package makes F-150 drivers capable of getting more done.

The 2018 F-150 comes with four different engines which are listed below:

  • All-new standard 3.3L V6 that generates 282-horsepower and 253 lb-ft of torque

  • All-new second-generation 2.7L EcoBoost with advanced dual port and direct injection

  • Improved 5.0L V8 with…

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Support Your School With A Test Drive

Mark your calendars for Tuesday, Sept. 20, for this year’s Drive 4 UR School event at Joe Machens Ford Lincoln. Stop by the rental lot any time between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. to help raise money for your high school.

Created by Ford in 2007, the Drive 4 UR School aims to offer a creative, low-pressure fundraising opportunity to help with tight school budgets nationwide. All it requires is a valid test drive, and you could earn $20 for a participating school, to further invest in your community's education. The resulting funds can be used…

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The Power of a Hybrid

For automakersthe impact of their vehicles on the environment has long been a source of controversy amidst growing concerns about damage to the planet, and going green. The pollution caused by vehicles remains a concern among environmentalists, however Ford has created multiple hybrid vehicles that take these worries into consideration. These hybrids run on electric power from a battery for a time, and then switch over to gasoline on a fuel efficient engine…

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When Car Folks Go Streaking


Joe Machens Ford Lincoln Cars Streaking 

Some liken the car business to the sports world.  Or at least I do.  Both are highly competitive arenas.  Lots of “teams” to cheer for.  Or root against.  Long hours.  Hard work.  Wheels always turning.  Boundaries being pushed.  Edges trying to be gained.  Vying for your hard-earned dollar.  The thrill of victory.  The agony of defeat.  

That sort of thing.

The Greatest Streaks

With this playing field in mind, we present the following – some of…

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