Don't Lose Out: Buy GAP Insurance

When you consider purchasing a new car, it's important to think about the insurance you're buying to cover it. While you may not want to consider what would happen if you were in an accident that totals your car, having insufficient coverage can leave you with a hefty bill that can weigh you down for years.

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Can a Heavy All-Wheel-Drive SUV Get You Through Winter Without Snow Tires?

Sometimes, a highly-capable vehicle can be your worst enemy in the snow. Many drivers in Shelby believe if their SUV weighs nearly two tons and has all-wheel drive, then they don't need to prepare for winter like someone driving a small car.

If you drive a Focus, chances are you put snow tires on it and keep your speed in check when conditions get slippery. But what if you invested in a Ford Escape with Intelligent 4WD System? Would it be fine with all-season tires, thanks to the added traction from its drivetrain?

No way.

The ability to send…

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Categories: Falls Head-Over-Heels for 2017 Ford Focus RS

Are you perusing the high-performance hatchback class for your next vehicular purchase? Well, if so, we here at Donley Ford of Shelby are quite confident you'd be well-served by ours, the 2017 Focus RS.

And what makes us so sure, you wonder?

It is at this point we'd like to turn things over to Road Test Editor Dan Ilika; join him in the clip below to discover his feelings on the Focus RS:

The Focus RS's engine is easily one of the most brilliant Ford has ever built.

Matching with a six-speed manual transmission and…

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Make the most of the final summer days with the Ford Escape

We all know how tricky Ohio winters are to navigate, not to mention the bitter cold and snow. We've still got a few more blissful summer weeks to take advantage of, and that's exactly what Donley Ford of Shelby wants you to do. The 2017 Ford Escape is the perfect vehicle to help facilitate this.


No matter where you go, the Intelligent 4WD in the #FordEscape will help you get there.

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There's a lot to love about the Ford Escape, especially…

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The FordPass App Makes Your Life Easier

Ford wants to help their customers enjoy full control of their daily lives, and that commitment led the company to develop the innovative FordPass app. It's a smart, convenient way to control your vehicle, find, reserve and even pay for parking, contact our dealership and more.

Ford has put together a team of researchers, engineers and scientists to create new connections between automotive and computer technology. That drive to innovate has led to the…
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Ford Expedition Launches 4th Generation with More Power & Tech

This fall, the 2018 Ford Expedition will make its way to Shelby. After ten long years, this full-size SUV is getting a full redesign that will launch it into its fourth generation, which means lots of new features to explore.

The most significant changes for many drivers interested in a full-size body-on-frame SUV are to performance. After all, if you weren't looking for truck-like towing and off-roading...

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It's not only about aesthetics

Cleaning the exterior, and in some cases the interior, of our vehicles can fall fairly low on our list of priorities. The benefit, however, of a clean vehicle goes well beyond aesthetics. Our cars, simply by virtue of driving them, will accumulate dust, and not only does this dust become unsightly, it can be like applying sandpaper to your car’s finish. Over time, when mixed with rain, dust can begin to wear down the protective clear coat finish, and ultimately etch the paint right off of your car. In addition to transportation, our vehicles represent a significant investment. It…
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5 Effective Tips for Optimal Fuel Economy

Getting the best fuel mileage is something everyone wants in today’s economy. You have better things to do with your hard-earned money!

Here are a few great tips that can help you obtain optimal fuel use, starting today.

1. Use the highway as much as possible, for your daily commute. As you stop and go using local routes, your car uses more fuel.

2. Always keep your car light with loads. A heavy-loaded car causes more fuel use.

3. Change your schedule to a four-day work week. On a yearly average, that is 52 days of fuel saved round-trip…
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The 2017 Ford Escape: Making Life a Little Nicer One Ride at a Time

Like to be oohed and awed? You will, when you're spotted driving around the Ford Escape. It's nothing short of awesome-from its stylish body to it's lavish interior, it is a real head-turner. And it should be, with it's unique features like its hands-free, foot-operated lift gate to its advanced SYNC 3 technology. It even has an Enhanced Active Park Assist System for those of you who don't absolutely love to park in tight spots. Its Lane-Keeping System even keeps you from unintentionally drifting into your neighbor's lane, and its Auto Start-Stop feature saves…
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