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The Ford Escape Optimizes Sight and Sound for Fewer Collisions

Sight and sound are two of your strongest senses, and they can help you avoid a collision. There's an even greater likelihood that you'll avoid backing into something if you have the right equipment on your vehicle. The Ford Escape is a popular compact SUV that helps you use your two best senses to protect yourself, your vehicle, and pedestrians.

With the reverse sensing system, you'll no longer have to wonder how close you're getting to an object behind you. This feature makes beeping sounds that get closer together the closer you are to hitting an…
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Stay Safe in the Ford Transit Connect

Drivers in Sylva who are a bit wary about operating a larger vehicle should take a look at the new Ford Transit Connect. This popular cargo van and passenger wagon is engineered to keep you safe and stable on the road. Models at Andy Shaw Ford have a Side-Wind Stabilization system as well as Roll Stability Control.

The Side-Wind Stabilization system uses an array of sensors to monitor your movements on the road. It can detect when strong gushes of wind start to affect the van's stability. To counteract any lateral movement or rocking you may experience, the Transit…
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Classic Ford Favorites


 

Ford has been developing great vehicles since the early 1900s and over the decades has engineered numerous cars, SUVs, trucks, and commercial vehicles.  Here is a throwback to some of the great classic Ford vehicles!

 

 

1972 Gran Torino Fastback:

 

The Torino was originally introduced in 1968 but in 1972 Ford redesigned the Torino with a “futuristic” design that included a fish mouth grille. This car was designed for luxury shoppers and wasn’t quite the…

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Keep Your Vehicle Purchase Affordable and Practical With the 2019 Ford Taurus

When it comes to buying a new vehicle, it is important to find something that will be extremely comfortable. A lot of people pay close attention to the amount of power that is under the hood, but when you get into your vehicle each day, the interior is really what is most important. The 2019 Ford Taurus is a vehicle that brings a lot to the table when we're talking about interior features. You get all of the latest technology that is available. This will make your drive more convenient, but it will also improve the overall level of…
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What Is Your Trade Worth?

Majority of our customers that come in to buy a vehicle are planning on trading one in. We accept all makes, models, and conditions. The big question people have is: How much is my trade worth? Often times, people think what they owe is how much their vehicle is worth but unfortunately that is not the case most times. The trade- in value of a car is based off of market price in the Sylva…

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Ford Edge ST Overview

The Ford Edge ST is one of the top midsize SUVs in its class. Known for its performance rating and comfort, the Edge ST has come a long way since the early days. Ford has quickly become an automaker synonymous with efficient power. The Ford Edge ST is no exception. If you want to upgrade from the non-ST trims, you’ll be pleasantly surprised to find that this SUV can really pick up and go on the road. That’s due to the twin-turbocharged V6 engines.

The Ford Edge ST can put out 245 horsepower and 380 pound-feet of torque…
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Things to Consider Before Purchasing a Vehicle

   


When purchasing a car, you need to consider the right fit for not only you but also your family. How many passengers do you typically have with you? Do you need third row seating? One of our employees has two beautiful little girls and wanted an SUV that worked best for her family. She found that the most practical SUV setup had third row seating with captain’s chairs/only two seats in the second…

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The Rugged Nature of the Ford Ranger

Do you need a strong truck that can handle your work and excursion needs? If so, look no further than the Ford Ranger. The new model's attractive exterior hides its sturdy features. See what makes the Ranger one of the toughest vehicles on the market.

Steel is at the heart of the Ford Ranger. This model features a high-strength steel frame to give the Ranger a solid backbone. This steel frame is supported by six cross-members. This steel structure helps you make the most of the Ranger's off-road capabilities. The structure continues to the bumpers which are directly…

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The 2019 Ranger Has Arrived At Andy Shaw Ford

The 2019 Ford Ranger returns to a deserving spotlight here at Andy Shaw Ford, making its official showroom floor debut to the excitement of midsize pickup truck enthusiasts everywhere. With class-leading engine production, best-in-class towing and hauling capabilities, and Built Ford Tough design innovations that hold up tremendously well off-road, there's a lot to unpack when it comes to the complete redesign.

  • Maximum Torque - 310 pound-feet (best-in-class)
  • Maximum Tow Rating - 7,500 pounds (best-in-class…
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