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Why the Ford Expedition Is the Perfect Family-Friendly SUV

Ford manufactures lots of great family-friendly SUVs, including the Escape, Edge and Explorer. But perhaps the most family-friendly SUV in Ford's lineup is the Expedition. It's listed at #1 on US News and World Report's large SUV rankings, and it provides plenty of features and space, especially for large families with growing children. Find out what makes the Ford Expedition the perfect family-friendly SUV.

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How Does Financing a Car Work?

There's no question that purchasing a new or pre-owned car is an expensive endeavor. According to Edmunds, the average price of a new car today is about $37,000. The vast majority of customers don't have that kind of cash upfront, so car buyers generally have two options: a direct loan or vehicle financing.

Learn more about how vehicle financing works when you shop for a new car at Bob Gillingham Ford.

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5 Great Ford F-150 Camper Options

The Ford F-150 was America's best-selling truck for the 42nd straight year in 2018. And we expect that legacy to continue well into this decade. People choose F-series trucks for a variety of reasons — some people need them to be daily workhorses at the construction jobsite, and others like using it to haul their boats in the summer and snowmobiles in the winter.

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5 Best Used Ford Models

While buying a new Ford vehicle is a great choice, especially since you get to drive a car that no one else has really touched and you can customize it with all the features you want, the price tag is a bit steep for some. That's why a used Ford car or truck can be an excellent alternative: You can enjoy all the great things Ford has to offer at a more affordable price.

The pre-owned and used market is competitive, and there are many options to choose from depending on what you like to drive. Check out these…

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Why Do Trucks Hold Their Value?

It's common knowledge that most cars start losing their value the minute you drive them off the lot — it's just the nature of buying a new car. Most depreciate between 20-30% during the first year of ownership.

But pickup trucks are sometimes one notable exception to this rule. While the resale value of a Ford pickup doesn't remain extremely high after you buy it, it does tend to depreciate less than other vehicles. Why do trucks hold their value so well? Find out some possible answers below.

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5 Questions to Ask When Buying a New Car

Purchasing a new car is an exciting time. It smells great, it looks great and if it ticks all of your boxes, it might be the perfect fit for you and your family. It's also not a decision that should be made lightly, and it requires careful consideration. To help you get started, here are some questions to ask when buying a new car, both to yourself and the dealership.

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What Is the Difference Between Leasing and Financing a Car?

When it comes to car shopping at a dealership, you generally have two options: lease or buy. Each approach has its pros and cons. Before you fall in love with that red Mustang or practical F-150, there are a few things to know about leasing and financing. Find out what the difference is between leasing and financing a car.

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5 Car Safety Features to Look for in 2020

When you're shopping for a new or used vehicle, some of your criteria likely has to do with safety. After all, you want to make sure the structure and features of the car, truck or SUV you're interested in are capable of keeping you and your family safe.

Ford offers some of the most advanced safety technology available on the market today. Here are five car safety features to look for as you browse our new and pre-owned inventory at Bob Gillingham Ford.

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Visit Bob Gillingham Ford at the Cleveland Auto Show

Visit Bob Gillingham Ford at the Cleveland Auto Show, taking place between February 21 and March 1, 2020, at the I-X Center. Our salesmen will be working the floor at the Ford booth, ready to answer your questions about the new Ford vehicles we're most excited about for 2020.

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3 Reasons to Lease Instead of Buy Your Next Car

If you're in the market for a new vehicle, you may be weighing the options of whether you should buy or lease. There are benefits and drawbacks to each approach, and the one you choose is likely going to depend on your personal financial situation and what works best for your lifestyle. If you're someone who doesn't commute a lot, enjoys trading up to a new model car and likes to get a great deal on whatever you choose to drive, leasing might be something to consider. Here are three reasons to lease instead of buy your…

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