Eco-Friendly Features of the 2014 Ford F-150

When buying a new truck, the main concern on the mind of most people are the obvious things – getting the right length bed, the right style of cab, an engine strong enough to haul everything you plan on hauling. Increasingly though, we’ve come across people who are looking for something more out of their truck. They want to know that the truck they buy is built from the ground up with an eco-conscious attitude. They want to know that their truck, in addition to being able to perform its job duties effectively and efficiently, is also in line with their values – respect for the planet, recycling as much and as often as possible, and a commitment to reduced carbon emissions.

When Ford designed this generation of F-150 and F-series trucks, they took these values into consideration, and the trucks that come off the line in Kansas City, Missouri and Dearborn, Michigan come standard with a number of eco-conscious materials.

Rice Hulls

The big update for the 2014 F-150 in terms of sustainably sourced materials is the addition of Rice Hulls. Continue reading


Featured Vehicles at Ken Wilson Ford – May 31, 2013

We take pride in the wide breadth of diversity of our inventory here at Ken Wilson Ford. Here’s a small slice of everything that we have to offer, starting with heavy work trucks and working our way back down to more family-friendly options:

New 2013 Ford Super Duty F-350 with a 9′ Flatbed

New 2013 Ford Super Duty F-350 DRW, 9' Flatbed, Lockable Toolboxes, Gooseneck Hitch

2013 F-350 with 9′ Flatbed

This truck came to us from the factory as a cab-chassis, and we have since added a 9′ Flatbed with lockable toolboxes and a gooseneck hitch. This truck has an electronic Shift-on-the-fly transfer case and a 4.10 rear axle ratio with a limited slip differential. The interior of this truck features SYNC voice control technology and seating for 6 adults.

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