Ford C-MAX Solar Energi Concept

This month Ford Motor Company introduces the C-MAX Solar Energi Concept! The Ford C-MAX Solar concept is the first sun-powered vehicle of its kind with the potential to deliver the best of what a plug-in hybrid has to offer! Instead of powering its battery from an electrical outlet, the Ford C-MAX energi concept will harness the power of the sun by using a unique concentrator that, acting like a magnifying glass, directs strong rays to solar panels atop the vehicle.

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2015 Ford F-150

For over 43 years the Ford F-150 has been Canada’s favourite truck! Always pushing the boundaries of innovation Ford makes no exception when it comes to the all-new 2015 model.

Truck owners asked for a more fuel-efficient truck with all the torque they expect from F-150 and Ford delivered. Built almost entirely out of aluminum the new body of the new F-150 is 700 pounds lighter – a revolutionary innovation!  Read More →


For the 50th Anniversary of the Mustang, Ford debuts its completely redesigned 2015 model. While maintaining Mustang’s iconic spirit, the new model ticks all the boxes when it comes performance, technology and style.

Now with three engine options to choose from, selecting the best 2015 Mustang will be simple! For the first time, a 2.3 litre EcoBoost four-cylinder engine will be offered along side the base 3.7 litre V6 engine. The Mustang GT will continue to feature the favourite 5.0 litre Coyote V8 engine. Read More →


Even if you take every precaution to stay safe on the roads this winter a slippery patch of black ice can send you and your passengers veering into the ditch. If a winter accident leaves you stranded curbside be prepared with an Essential Emergency Kit. General supplies like a first-aid kit, spare tire, engine oil, jumper-cables, washer fluid and flashlight are great to keep on hand year-round; but, in the colder months, make the addition of a few key extras. It will only take a few minutes at the hardware store, but your preparation could really make the difference!  Read More →


For those who love the F-150 but spend more time on the asphalt than on dirt, the brand-new 2014 Tremor is Ford’s newest truck now optimized for on road performance! With the best combination of torque, capability and fuel economy it’s easy to see why the Tremor is Ford’s biggest new addition for 2014. Read More →


With an abundance of new hybrid and energy efficient vehicles on the market, the city of London continues to make efforts to support these eco-friendly consumers! Earlier this year the City of London launched a pilot project, putting in three new electric plug-in stations downtown. Although the program has had a slow start city officials are optimistic the use of the charging stations will improve over time. Read More →

2011 Ford Explorer 11

The best time to install your winter tires has everything to do with the temperature outside. Expert engineers have determined that the rubber on all-season tires hardens and becomes less effective when the temperature drops below 7 Degrees Celsius. It is at this time that you will really begin to benefit from the improved traction of your winter-tires.

If you haven’t installed your winter-tires, the experts at the Oakridge Ford service centre can help and if you don’t yet have winter-tires they can best advice the best tires to suit your needs and budget.