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Have You Noticed These Lincoln Cars in Movies?

Have You Noticed These Lincoln Cars in Movies?

A brand as old and revered as Lincoln is bound to have made its fair share of appearances on the silver screen. Let’s appreciate some famous Lincoln Cars in Movies over the years. Entourage Both the Entourage television series and movie feature a 1965 Lincoln Continental. The classic luxury car is driven by Johnny Drama and is featured often enough to be considered a secondary character by fans. Batman While the Lincoln Futura never made it to production, it did…

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How to Prepare Your Vehicle for Winter

How to Prepare Your Vehicle for Winter

When the cold weather arrives, we all have our routines, like pulling out our warmest sweaters or stocking up on wood for the fireplace. But our vehicles need to be adjusted to the winter season, too. Use these tips from Olathe Ford to prepare your vehicle for winter this year. Check Your Tires Cold weather is a difficult thing for tires to handle. The low temperatures cause tire pressures to drop, and also make it more likely that tires will…

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Best Winter Events Around Olathe, KS

Best Winter Events Around Olathe, KS

Looking for something fun to do to shake the winter blues? These winter events around Olathe, KS might do the trick. Christmas in the Park The holiday season isn’t over until you’ve seen some beautiful light displays. Fortunately, Kansas City is right down the road from Olathe and features one of the best in the Midwest. Drive your Ford from Olathe Ford to Christmas in the Park for a cozy cruise through some of the most amazing light displays, featuring…

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2018 Mustang Performance Pack 2 Takes Pony to New Levels

2018 Mustang Performance Pack 2 Takes Pony to New Levels

Mustang Performance Pack Ford engineers have announced an exciting new project that’s been kept secret for months: the 2018 Ford Mustang Performance Pack 2, a package available on the 2018 Mustang that tweaks this incredibly popular pony car’s handling and grip to perfection. Performance Pack 2 isn’t so much about acceleration—instead, it adds to the Mustang’s aerodynamics, gives the driver more steering power, boosts braking performance, and lets you take sharp corners with ease. The new Mustang will debut in…

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Olathe Luxury Apartment Development Approved by City Council

Olathe Luxury Apartment Development Approved by City Council

Olathe luxury apartment development The Olathe City Council has approved plans for the Archer Subdivision project, which was proposed by 3 Parker Investments LLC as a plan to combine a 208-unit apartment building with three commercial lots in the center of the city. The Olathe luxury apartment development will build more units on the back two-thirds of the acquired land and hopes to attract businesses to the commercial lots once so many new residents will live close. The City Council…

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New 2018 Mustang Upgrades Start with Duct Tape

New 2018 Mustang Upgrades Start with Duct Tape

Some vehicle improvements take years, especially after research, testing, and development. However, some improvements happen in mere moments. Ford engineers Mike Del Zio and Jonathan Gesek recently improved handling and efficiency on the 2018 Mustang upgrades by simply adding some duct tape. You Read That Right. Although not all 2018 Mustang upgrades are this simple, the Ford engineers reasoned that the lagging performance of the 2018 Mustang on the test track had to do with front-end lift. However, without high-end…

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Tips for Tailgating: Getting Ready for Game Day

Tips for Tailgating: Getting Ready for Game Day

The American Tradition. Tailgating is an American tradition, whether you’re cheering for the local high school or at the nearest professional game. At Olathe Ford, you can shop for a number of vehicles that are perfect for tailgating, like the Ford F-150 and SUVs like the Escape. Invite family and friends, prepare classic dishes, and have fun. Here are a few tips for tailgating! According to the Huffington Post, one of the best tips for tailgating is to prepare as…

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Second Annual Ford Musician Awards Celebrate Culture and Community

Second Annual Ford Musician Awards Celebrate Culture and Community

Ford constantly strives to give back to the communities to which it belongs—one reason we’re happy to be a part of the Ford family. Recently, the company sponsored a week of music and celebration for revitalizing downtown Detroit, an area devastated by economic decline over the past decades. This week of music included the second annual Ford Musician Awards. According to Ford, the week of music included a lineup of singers such as Aretha Franklin and Mitch Ryder, as well…

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Tips for Road Trips with Pets

Tips for Road Trips with Pets

No one wants to leave their dogs and cats behind when they go on a vacation, and a lot of the time, you might want to bring your furry friends along for the ride. But, taking road trips with pets isn’t as simple as sticking them in the backseat and hitting the road, so here are some easy tips that will make you and your pets safer. One of the most neglected parts of pet travel is making sure the…

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2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Transfer Case Enables Cutting-Edge Terrain Management

2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Transfer Case Enables Cutting-Edge Terrain Management

The 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor will come with one of the most innovative transfer cases ever, a system that merges all-wheel drive and four-wheel drive that can handle any terrain situation, from icy conditions on the road to off-road desert driving. The 4WD/AWD transfer case is controlled automatically by the F-150 Raptor’s all-new Terrain Management System, but it can also be controlled with a 4×4 shift to switch manually back and forth between 4WD and AWD. The specially designed transfer…

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