Top Preowned Vehicles at Richmond Ford


If you are in the market for a pre-owned vehicle and want something that is dependable and something where you know the history, stop by Richmond Ford to test drive some of our top pre-owned vehicles. Most vehicles feature a CarFax vehicle history report.

2003 Dodge Stratus R/T

This pre-owned Dodge is now available for $3,892 Internet Price – about $51.61 per month. The payments are estimated based on a 72-month loan at 6.0 percent APR with $778 down. The price includes all rebates to dealer. This burgundy model features a 3.0-liter V-6 engine and has just over 125,400 miles on it.

1999 Lincoln town Car Signature

Pick up a luxury Lincoln for just $4,995 or $66.21 per month. The payments are based on a 72-month loan at 6.0 percent APR plus $999 down. The price includes all rebates to the dealer. Test drive this vibrant white model that features a 4.6-liter V-8 engine and four-speed automatic transmission with overdrive. The 1999 Lincoln has just over 96,600 miles on it.

2004 Mazda Tribute LX

Pick up this clean 2004 Mazda Tribute LX for the Internet Price of $4,994 or $66.21 per month. Payments are based on a 72-month loan at 6.0 percent APR with $999 down payment. The price includes all rebates to dealer. This pebble ash metallic Tribute features a 3.0-liter V-6 engine and four-speed automatic transmission with overdrive; and it has just over 153,400 miles on it.

2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS

Pick up the 2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS for just $5,491 or $72.80 per month. Payments are based on a 72-month loan at 6.0 percent APR with $1,098 down. The price includes all rebates to the dealer. This model features a 3.8-liter V-6 engine and has just over 140,500 miles on it.

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Visit Richmond Ford to test drive these affordable top pre-owned vehicles today and to pick out your new-to-you vehicle. You can pay cash or well-qualified customers can purchase one of these or any of the other used vehicles for a small down payment and affordable monthly payments.

Ford Bronco is Going Strong


Kevin is a true testament that the Ford Bronco is a truck that’s in it for the long haul. He purchased his Ford Bronco back in 1989 from Richmond Ford. Today, it has 377,000 miles and is still going strong. From New York to Florida, his Ford Bronco has been through many scouting trips and even rescued other vehicles in distress stuck in mud. It even has the original engine. Not only has his truck been loyal to him, but he’s loyal to his lifelong friend. Kevin refuses to trade in his 1990 Ford Bronco for a newer model or any other truck.

So what makes him so loyal to his 1990 Ford Bronco? It’s a sturdy utility vehicle with four-wheel drive and an outdoorsy elegance. Back in 1990, the Ford Bronco came off the line with a choice of two V-8s or a 4.9 liter 150-horsepower straight-six engine. This rugged two-door truck defined a market niche, and Kevin was sold on it. Many others who have the 1990 Ford Bronco chime in right with Kevin and give it accolades for serious backwoods use, rock crawling and bogging. Others feel that there’s no other competing vehicle built in 1990 that would hold up as well. You still see tons of them on the road today.

From 1987 through 1991, the Ford Bronco saw some chances. A new aero-body style was added and most were being sold with electronic fuel injection. The Nite edition was also available from 1990 to 1992. All Broncos were constructed at the Michigan Truck Plan. V8 engines and automatic transmission became standard in the Nite, Silver and Eddie Bauer anniversary trucks.

If you’re looking for a used Ford Bronco in good condition, head on over to Richmond Ford. We offer $500 in service coupons along with outstanding customer service.

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Ford Debuts Big Changes at NADA


Since Ford lost some of its market share last year, the company is working to recoup that share this year. This means Ford needed to change its strategy so its dealerships would sell more cars and trucks. This means dealers will have bigger inventories of new and updated models that are coming out. Since many of the updated products were not released until the end of 2014, they have not reached full production. The newly redesigned F-150, now available at Richmond Ford, is expected to reach full production in April according to

In an interview with Autonews, Stephen Odell stated that the F-series is the “big driver of volume growth” for 2015. Some of the big changes expected from Ford include more of the F-150 models, and newly updated Edge, Focus and Escape models.

2015 F-150

The 2015 F-150 XLT with a crew cab features a 3.5-liter V-6 engine with twin turbos. Although the engine is turbocharged, it runs on regular unleaded fuel. The engine is backed by a six-speed automatic transmission; and the truck is four-wheel drive.

The new models feature a high-strength aluminum alloy body and a steel frame to make the truck lighter and more economical. The aluminum is the same 5,000/6,000-series grade that is used in commercial transportation and aerospace. The benefits of using aluminum include reduced weight and more strength – it is less likely to dent and corrode.

The new frame is made from high-strength steel and features eight crossmembers. Although the frame is more rigid and stronger than the frame on last year’s model, it is 60 pounds lighter. The entire truck is about 700 pounds lighter, giving the F-150 more towing and hauling capacity, faster acceleration and improved power-to-weight ratio.

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To see any of the new vehicles that were at NADA San Francisco – those that have been shipped to dealerships – stop by Richmond Ford for a test drive. If you are considering a truck but didn’t have the Ford F-150 on your list, be sure you add it to your “must test drive” list – you’ll see how much extra power the truck has, how much stronger the body is, and how much more economical it is because of the aluminum body.

2014 Ford F-350 SD DRW 9 Contractors Dump XL

Whether you’re a large contractor or a single person who has his or her own contracting company for minor work, you’ll need a truck that will make your job easier. The 2014 Ford F-350 SD DRW 9 Contractors Dump XL, available at Richmond Ford, will make your life easier if you are a major contractor and will allow you to take larger jobs if you are a single person.

Mechanical Features

This truck is set up to haul heavy loads or to tow equipment. The 3.73 rear axle gearing gives this truck some extra torque while the suspension, including heavy-duty shock absorbers allow for a more comfortable ride when the truck is loaded.

Additional features include front and rear anti-roll bars, hydraulic power-assist steering, a leaf rear suspension, towing with harness, 72-amp/hr maintenance-free battery with 650 cold cranking amps and rundown protection, a 157-amp alternator, up-fitter switches, TorqShift six-speed automatic transmission with overdrive, a tow/haul feature and SelectShift, transmission oil cooler and four-wheel ABS disc brakes with front and rear vented discs.

Exterior Features

Exterior features include fully galvanized steel panels, black door handles, a fixed rear window, black side window trim and front windshield trim, light tinted glass, variably intermittent wipers, a front license plate grille, aero-composite halogen headlights, manual extendable trailer style mirrors, cab clearance lights, two tow hooks on the front bumper, 17-inch Argent painted steel wheels and clearcoat paint, which makes it easy to touch up scratches.

Interior Features

Interior features include air conditioning, a tilt and telescopic steering column, front map lights, cup holders, a systems monitor, day/night rearview mirror, two 12-volt DC power outlets, a full cloth headliner, front center armrest with storage, 40/20/40 split bench front seat with vinyl black material (for easy cleaning!), Urethane gear shift knob, passenger vanity mirror, adjustable front head restraints, under-hood lights, and AM/FM stereo with a digital clock and two speakers.

Additional features include an engine hour meter, trip odometer, dashboard storage, instrument panel bin, outside temperature gauge, four way adjustable driver and passenger seats and a glove box.

Safety Features

Safety features include side impact beams, safety belts with height adjusters, driveline traction control, dual stage seat-mounted airbags for the driver and passenger, curtain first row airbags and dual stage driver and passenger front airbags with a Passenger Off switch.

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Visit Richmond Ford today to test drive the 2014 Ford F-350 SD DRW 9 Contractors Dump XL and to learn more about how this truck can help your business.

Winter Road Trip Destinations


If you are planning on a road trip in the winter, where you go depends on what kind of weather you want to visit. If you want warm weather and are considering Florida, be sure to watch the weather channel as it can get pretty cold if your destination is middle Florida or north Florida. While it can get cold in the south Florida and the Keys, you have a better chance of beach weather in those destinations. Be sure to visit Richmond Ford before you leave on long road trips to have your vehicle checked and serviced if necessary.

Norman Rockwell Country

If you prefer to stay in the colder climates, take a road trip to Ellicottville off I-80 in New York. Ellicottville is home of HoliMont, a private ski resort – the largest one in North America. From there, ride south on U.S. 219 along the Allegany State Park to go ice skating, sledding or cross-country skiing at Relais & Chateau Lodge at Glendorn. You can also go ice fishing for walleye then warm up in front of one of 43 fireplaces in the Lodge.

Vermont and New Hampshire

Visit Jackson, New Hampshire in the White Mountains for some great pictures of red covered bridges and over 154,000 cross-country ski trails. Stop in Burlington, Vermont for some great coffee at the Maglianero Cafe, then head up to Montpelier through the White Mountain National Forest. Visit Bretton Woods for some downhill skiing and be sure to stop at the Christmas Farm Inn and Spa for some great relaxation and more cross-country skiing.

Minnesota and Wisconsin

If you have a ton of time or don’t mind flying to take a road trip, head out to Duluth to start a 240-mile loop. Start out on state route 13, making sure you stop at Apostle Islands National Lakeshore to see the ice caves, spend the night at the Old Rittenhouse Inn in Bayfield, and then head out on U.S. 63 for some Nordic skiing in Hayward at the American Birkebeiner trail system. Head back to Duluth to catch your flight home – or drive that long distance back to Virginia.

Stop by Richmond Ford

Before you head out, whether you are heading north, south or west, be sure to have your vehicle serviced at Richmond Ford – especially if you are heading north or west into the cold.

Top Deals at Richmond Ford

Whether you are looking for a sedan, SUV or pickup truck, Richmond Ford has some deals for you. You can pick up these brand new models for under $200 per month. The 2015 Fusion SE is available for as low as $179 per month; the 2015 Escape for as low as $179 per month and the 2014 F-150 for as low as $199 per month.

2015 Ford Fusion SE

This 2015 Ford Fusion SE features a 2.5-liter engine backed by a six-speed automatic transmission with overdrive.

2015 Ford Escape

The 2015 Ford Escape features an intercooled turbo 1.6-liter engine backed by a six-speed automatic transmission with overdrive. This model runs on regular unleaded fuel.

2014 Ford F-150

The 2014 F-150 features a 3.7-liter V-6 engine backed by a six-speed automatic transmission with overdrive.

Convenience Features

Convenience features common to all three vehicles may include one-touch windows, cup holders, door bins/pockets, illuminated entry, center console with storage, intermittent wipers, auto-dimming rearview mirror, vanity mirrors, heated power door mirrors with integrated turn signals and keyless entry.

Entertainment Features

Entertainment features may include an AM/FM stereo, SiriusXM radio, a CD player, MP3 player and at least four speakers.

Safety and Security Features

Safety and security features may include front impact airbags, side impact airbags, a passenger sensing system for the airbags, disc brakes, ABS brakes, brake assist, traction control, electronic stability control, an overhead airbag, a panic alarm and security system, engine immobilizer and a rearview camera.

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To learn more about any of these featured vehicles, stop by Richmond Ford for a test drive. Ask your salesperson for a complete list of features for the vehicle you are interested in. Also, ask about qualifying for these special prices. Credit history is a factor; and special pricing does not include tax, title, registration, insurance or any other fees.

2015 Ford Fusion SE Hybrid

If you are in the market for a sedan with excellent fuel economy, stop by Richmond Ford to test drive the 2015 Ford Fusion SE hybrid model. The hybrid features a 2.0-liter gas engine and electric motors backed by a one-speed continuously variable transmission. This setup gets 44 mpg* in the city and 41 mpg* on the highway. The engine makes 188 horsepower at 6,000 rpm and 129 pound-feet of torque at 4,000 rpm so you have plenty of power.

Convenience Features

Convenience features include an eight-way power driver’s seat, a six-way power front passenger’s seat, adjustable lumbar for the driver’s seat, a split folding rear seat back, rear ventilation ducts, digital keypad power door locks, four one-touch windows and front seat back storage.

Additional features include front and rear cup holders and door pockets, electric power steering, a remote trunk release, steering wheel-mounted audio and cruise controls, a rearview camera, Turn-by-Turn Navigation, interior air filtration, dual zone climate controls, dual illuminating vanity mirrors and turn signals integrated in the door mirrors.

Entertainment and Telematic Features

Entertainment and telematic features include an AM/FM stereo, six speakers, satellite radio, speed sensitive volume control, a radio data system, mast antenna, a USB connection, 6 months of free satellite radio and Bluetooth. SYNC is also available through a subscription-based service.

Exterior Features

Exterior features include intermittent wipers, a rear window defroster, 17-inch alloy wheels, a tire repair kit and all-season tires.

Safety and Security Features

Safety and security features include four-wheel ABS disc brakes, emergency brake assist, a remote anti-theft alarm system, front and rear head airbags, dual front side-mounted airbags, a passenger airbag occupant sensing system, daytime running lights, auto delay off headlights, dusk sensing headlights, an engine immobilizer and a post-collision safety system.

Additional features include stability control, traction control, a tire pressure monitoring system, adaptive cruise control with collision mitigation and brake support, active park assist with forward sensing system and a reverse sensing system.

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To learn more about the 2015 Ford Fusion SE hybrid, stop by Richmond Ford for a test drive. Be sure to ask your salesperson about all of the features this model has to offer and about any additional available options.

2014 Ford Edge SEL

When you stop by Richmond Ford to test drive a vehicle or two, make sure the 2014 Ford Edge SEL is on your list. This model is packed with options and gets excellent gas mileage, making it the perfect vehicle for commuting, road tripping and even shopping.

Convenience and Entertainment Features

Convenience features include power steering, aluminum wheels, heated power door mirrors, a rear spoiler, power door locks, an AM/FM stereo, automatic headlights, CD player and MP3 player, steering wheel-mounted audio controls, auxiliary audio input jack, Bluetooth, a pass-through rear seat, front bucket seats, adjustable lumbar for the driver’s seat and an adjustable leather steering wheel.

Additional features include keyless entry, climate control, cruise control, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, multi-zone air conditioning, illuminated vanity mirrors, AM/FM stereo, six speakers, a USB port, SiriusXM radio, wireless streaming, MyFord Communications and Entertainment system, two LCD monitors in the front, Selective Service Internet Access, front and rear cup holders, remote keyless entry, illuminated ignition switch and entry, illuminated panic button, cruise control with steering wheel-mounted controls, and an overhead console with storage.

Features also include a full floor console with covered storage, four 12-volt DC power outlets, map lights in the front and rear, concealed storage in the cargo area, one-touch up and down driver’s windows and a front center armrest with storage.

Safety and Security Features

Safety and security features include ABS brakes, four-wheel disc brakes, brake assist, rear defroster and wiper, intermittent wipers, variable speed wipers, an engine immobilizer, stability control, traction control, rear parking assist, front side airbag, driver air bag, front and rear head airbags, passenger airbag and a passenger airbag sensor.

Additional features include a tire pressure monitoring system, child safety locks, fully automatic projector beam halogen headlights, delay off headlights, perimeter/approach lights, speed-compensated volume control for the stereo, voice-activated 911 assist and an auto dimming rearview mirror.

Engine and Transmission

The 2014 Ford Edge SEL features a 3.5-liter V-6 engine backed by a six-speed SelectShift automatic transmission. The Edge runs on regular unleaded fuel.

Stop by Richmond Ford today to test drive the 2014 Ford Edge SEL and to learn more about its convenience, entertainment, safety and security features. Ask your salesperson whether we are currently running any special on this model.

Commercial Vehicles at Richmond Ford

If you are in the market for one or more commercial vehicles for your business, stop by Richmond Ford to test drive one or more – and to set up a fleet of vehicles for your business. You can choose from several different types and body styles.

2014 Ford Super Duty F-450 DRW XL with a crew cab chassis cab is an Oxford White truck with an intercooled turbo diesel 6.7-liter V-8 engine backed by a five-speed automatic transmission with overdrive.

2015 Ford Super Duty F-550 DRW XL with a crew cab chassis cab is also in Oxford White and features a 6.7-liter intercooled turbo diesel V-8 engine. This engine is also backed by a five-speed automatic transmission with overdrive. You can also choose this truck with an extended cab chassis cab.

Bed Styles

Choose from several styles including tall sides with cabinets, short sides with cabinets, a dump bed with high sides, a short-sided dump bed, a dump bed with rails instead of closed sides, or a flatbed.

Available Options

Depending on the year and models, options may include four-wheel drive, a trailer tow package, a high capacity tow package, power equipment, a snow plow prep package, trailer brake controller, or a six-speed automatic transmission.

Exterior Features

Exterior features may include black door handles, a fixed rear window, variably intermittent wipers, a black grille, light tinted glass, black window trim, fully galvanized steel panels, folding side mirrors, aero-composite halogen headlights, reverse-opening rear doors, double tow hooks on the front bumper, trailer style mirrors, 19.5 Argent painted steel wheels and cab clearance lights.

Interior Features

Interior features may include a tilt and telescopic steering column, cup holders, front map lights, a systems monitor, day/night rearview mirror, 12-volt DC power outlets, front center armrest with storage, adjustable front head restrained and fixed rear head restraints, vented rear windows, dashboard storage, bench front seat, overhead console with storage, fade-to-off interior lighting, and an outside temperature gauge.

To learn more about the commercial vehicles we have at Richmond Ford, stop by today and let us help you put together your fleet of vehicles or help us find you that perfect truck for your single-person business.

The Ford Mustang

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Many like to know the history of the vehicle they are interested in and the Ford Mustang has plenty of history. The Mustang was originally introduced on April 17, 1964 and is often referred to by fans as the 1964 ½ — it came out months before the new model year vehicles usually come out. The Mustang was named by executive stylist John Najjar after one of his favorite planes – the P-51 Mustang fighter plane.

However, some believe that Robert J. Eggert, a Ford Division market research manager first came up with the name. Eggert bred quarter horses and was said to have named the vehicle after a book written by J. Frank Dobie, The Mustangs.

First Generation

The Ford Mustang is now in its sixth generation – and these are available at Richmond Ford. The first generation ran from 1964 through 1973. Ford was originally planning to use a two-seater, but sales of the two-seat 1955 Thunderbird were low, so Ford went with two buckets in the front and a bench seat in the rear, though the rear had considerably less room than the average vehicle of that time. The popular Fastback 2+2 did not go into production until August 1964, so it was not available as a ’64 ½ model. The Fastback got rid of the trunk in favor of more room for the rear seat.

Because Ford wanted to cut development costs so that it could sell the Mustang for $2,368, the vehicle borrowed from other Ford models including the chassis, drivetrain and suspension from the Falcon and the Fairlane. Ford expected original sales for the first year to be less than 100,000 units, but it beat that mark in the first three months. By the end of the model year, there were over 418,000 Mustangs sold.

Sixth Generation

The first year of the sixth generation Mustang is the 2015 model year. It was unveiled in early December 2013 in New York; Dearborn, Michigan; Los Angeles, Barcelona, Spain; Sydney, Australia and Shanghai, China. The sixth generation saw a 1.5-inch increase in body width, a trapezoidal grille, and new colors, as well as some other changes to the body.

Furthermore, the passenger volume increased to 84.5 cubic feet. The 2015 model year gives consumers the choice of a 2.3-liter EcoBoost engine that makes 310 horsepower, a 3.7-liter V-6 engine that makes 300 horsepower, or the 5.0-liter Coyote engine that makes 435 horsepower. The engines are mated with a choice of a Getrag six-speed automatic or six-speed manual transmission.

To learn more about the Mustang and take a test drive, stop by Richmond Ford today.