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Feb-18-2015

2015 Ford Mustang Receives Highest Safety Rating from NHTSA

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Fontana, Ca – We have to say, we could have seen this one coming. Did anyone really expect the most advanced and powerful Mustang ever to be equipped with anything but top-of-the-line safety features? The 2015 Ford Mustang received the highest vehicle safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, earning a five-star Overall Vehicle Score in the New Car Assessment Program testing.

The New Car Assessment Program at the NHTSA is an evaluation program that has been developed for new vehicle designs to test their performance against different safety threats. The 2015 Ford Mustang breezed through the frontal, side, and rollover crash tests, earning five star scores in all three tests. With the all-new Mustang containing twice as many airbags, twice as many peripheral crash sensors, and pretensioning safety belt technology, who could expect anything less from the iconic pony car?

A variety of standard safety features offered inside of the 2015 Ford Mustang also helped it to receive the highest vehicle safety rating from the NHTSA. Ford has equipped the all-new Mustang with innovative semi-autonomous technologies like Adaptive Cruise Control, BLIS® Cross-Traffic Alert, and SYNC 911 Assist to further enhance the safety of drivers and occupants.

The 2015 Ford Mustang is now available at Sunrise Ford! Visit us at the dealership today and take this bad boy out for a test drive! We are a family owned and operated business that strives for customer satisfaction. For more information on Sunrise Ford visit sunrisefordfontana.com or give us a call at (909) 434-0498.


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Jun-12-2014

2014 Ford Mustang: A Modern Day Sports Car with a Classic Touch

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The 2014 Ford Mustang combines the best of modern day interior design with the classic ambience of the Mustang of old. Critics do point out the abundance of plastic used on the cabin, particularly on the dashboard and the instrument panel. Higher trims however feature a better-looking silver and chrome trim. There are four trim levels available for the 2014 Ford Mustang – V6, V6 Premium, GT and GT Premium. Base interior features for all models include keyless entry, air-conditioning, power accessories, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, a 4-speaker audio system w/ CD player and auxiliary audio jack.

The higher trims of the Mustang let you have more interior features. You get to have dual-zone automatic climate control, leather upholstery, a powered driver seat, sporty front seats, remote start, an auto-dimming rearview mirror. You also get additional electronic features like Ford Sync with voice command capability and Bluetooth connectivity, a colored information screen, rear parking sensors, HD radio, a navigation system, and a premium 8-speaker audio system w/ satellite radio and USB/iPod interface.

There are two engine choices for the 2014 Ford Mustang. Standard for all models is a 3.7L V-6 engine with an output of 305 horsepower and 280 lbs. of torque. You can opt to get the stronger engine, a 5.0L V-8 with an output of 420 horsepower and 390 lbs. of torque. Available in either manual or automatic transmission, the 2014 Mustang can accelerate from zero to 60 mph in 4.7 seconds and has a top speed of 200 mph.

The 2014 Ford Mustang performs excellently on the road. With electric power steering and a host of available chassis upgrades, the Mustang easily navigates and compensates even the curviest of roads. And of course, its powerful engine really makes every ride filled with thrill and excitement.


May-13-2014

2014 Ford Mustang: Why This Makes a Fan Out of Everybody Else

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If you happen to already be a Mustang fanatic, you will love the 2014 version even more. But if you are still not a Mustang fanatic in this day and age, get ready to be swept off your feet. The 2014 Ford Mustang has always been our favorite simply because you get the most driving thrill without having to sacrifice anything. Most of the higher end brands do offer a thrilling driving experience but for a ridiculously expensive price tag while some do offer a more reasonable price but at the expense of either the powertrain or the comfort. Those have never been the case with Ford Mustang. In all those previous years, we have seen this vehicle grow more and more to be the great and classic sports car it is today.

There might be more gorgeous and sophisticated higher end sports car today but we are totally sticking with the 2014 Ford Mustang. We have several good reasons behind this.

The 2014 Ford Mustang offers the same muscle strong power at an assertive price. In addition, this is the vehicle that offers the most engine options. You can choose between V6 and V8 engines with different transmissions. The V8 engine straightforward produces nothing but absolute road power. But the V6 remains strong especially when coupled with the six-speed manual transmission which our test drivers appreciated.

Fuel economy is another area where the 2014 Ford Mustang succeeds in. It is estimated at 19/31 mpg city/highway which would be the best figures we had seen so far in this segment.

Mustang has always exuded a certain old school charm that now not only appeals to guys but to girls as well. It gives off that certain feeling of vintage while remaining cool and hip. Are you even aware that despite the changes made to Mustang’s exterior, it still has the same old-school suspension setup?

If you want a muscle car that is still practical, go give the 2014 Ford Mustang a try and we are pretty sure it can help you decide from your test drive.


Mar-26-2014

2014 Ford Mustang: Get Ahead, Take On to the Road

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You’ve seen it in the old movies and you see still see it nowadays. The Ford Mustang icon has always bannered the car of cool guys and well-loved protagonists. Rightfully so, it has carved an image of edgy design and powerful engine performance in the car scene throughout the years. Today, the 2014 Ford Mustang is definitely not letting the well-loved icon down. It may even take it to a whole new level. It has a very sleek design and every detail has been carefully done and put into its perfect spot.

Seemingly, it has a modern interpretation of the glorified classic mustang design. The exterior is very muscular and well-sculpted and it has a lot of features that adds a little edge to its character. With the 2014 Ford Mustang, you’ll have stainless steel dual exhaust, the very useful HID headlamps and rear quarter AM/FM antenna.

You can choose the deck spoiler. You can also choose between the metallic tri-coat paint and the metallic clear coat. Plus, you can include the amazingly accentuating tape stripe delete.

The windows of the 2014 Ford Mustang are made up of solar tainted glass. These also have a power 1-touch up/ down lock feature.

Depending on the type of engine that you choose to equip your 2014 Ford Mustang, you can definitely have the kind of performance that you are after. You can choose the legendary V8 engine that has twin independent variable camshaft timing, an aluminum engine block and cold-air induction to help improve power.

When it comes to technology, the 2014 Ford Mustang has definitely taken a leapt from its predecessors. It has Track Apps that are really cool. It has adjustable performance features. It also has SYNC technology that lets you use your mobile devices that are capable of Bluetooth connection hands-free or through voice activation.

It has great history but today you can surely go forward and get ahead with the 2014 Ford Mustang.


Feb-23-2014

2014 Ford Mustang: Experience the Potent Accelerating Power

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The Ford Mustang is well regarded as one impressive vehicle that has a powerful engine, strong personality and body strength. Available in the all-new coupe to convertible model, the enhanced 2014 Ford Mustang has more character providing you with satisfying reliability and drivability features than ever. The 2014 Ford Mustang combines the technologies of today with the remarkable car engineering ingenuity of the past allowing you to experience a truly sensible car with upright features. Ford manufacturers have redesigned its Mustang for 2014 with system modifications and various impressive upgrades from tech equipments to exterior and interior features, making this Mustang standout among others in the segment.

Using today’s technology, the Ford Mustang provides the luxurious quality of new high priced cars available today. Test drivers said that the Mustang offers superior driving and has the elegance and power of a highly-priced sports car.

Modified with exceptional chassis engineering, the 2014 Ford Mustang is presented with two powerful engine models: the V6 and V8 engines. The V6-powered Mustang can provide 305-horsepower with its 6-speed automatic gearshift control wherein an EPA rate of 31 miles per gallon is estimated. The V6 engine has an acceleration rate of zero to 60 mph in 6.0 seconds. The V8-powered Mustang has a 420-horsepower 5.0-liter engine capacity. The V8 Mustang features an electric-power steering with multi-mode feature that enables you smooth driving.

Interior features which are conveniently installed on the Ford Mustang includes Sync connectivity, 4.2-inch display screen, MyKey system, 500-watt Shaker-powered audio system, blind-spot mirrors, dual-zone auto climate control and rear vision camera. For occupant safety, the Mustang has traction control, four-wheel standard disc brakes, brake assist, four-wheel standard anti-lock brakes, electronic stability system control, child safety control, air bags and knee-air bags.


Jan-22-2014

2013 Ford Mustang: Still the Most Loved Sports Car

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Mustang has been a brand name when you are speaking about elite sports coupe. The Ford Mustang remains to be a topnotch all through the years and has even made its star shine brighter with this year’s offering. The 2013 Ford Mustang has been designed that best displays its iconic figure and complements it with today’s modern and innovative styling and packaging. This year, without taking away much of its iconic figure, the Ford Mustang receives new front and rear treatments that included high-intensity headlights and LED taillights.

Mustang lovers who don’t want convertible but want to let the outside in, they may opt to have the model that have a glass roof instead. Inside the Mustang is cozy and comfortable cabin accentuated with its soft-touch surfaces. You may opt to have Recaro racing-style seats in lieu of the standard front seats.

As with legroom and headroom, it’s quite tight for adults. The controls are well-placed and intuitive. You may opt to have Electronics Package as it comes with an 8-inch color touch screen and navigation system.

Powering the 2013 Ford Mustang is a 3.7-liter V6 engine which is capable of propelling 305 horsepower at 6,500 rpm and 280 pound-feet of torque at 4,250 rpm. EPA estimates for the engine is rated at 19/29 mpg (manual) and 19/31 mpg (automatic). Other engine choices include 5.0-liter V8 engine capable of producing 420 horsepower and 390 lb-ft of torque; and the 5.4-liter supercharged V8 engine that generates 650 horsepower and 600 lb-ft of torque.

Standard safety features for the Mustang include antilock disc brakes, traction control and stability control, front-seat side airbags, hill-start assist for manual transmissions and Ford’s MyKey system.


Nov-13-2013

2013 Ford Shelby GT500: The Powerful Vehicle that is Within Reach

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Whenever the automotive industry witnesses the unveiling of a gorgeous and powerful vehicle, we all cannot help but get excited to try it out to see what it can really bring on the road. But for consumers, whenever something as gorgeous like the 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 comes out, they cannot help but drool and then realize that it will only be a dream to own such a great vehicle. 2013 is the year that Ford will make all your vehicle dreams come true. Word is out that the 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 is the powerful vehicle that is within consumer’s reach.  Critics are already saying that this vehicle could be the Mustang that we will all remember in the future years.

How would you feel about riding a vehicle that has the capability to deliver 662 horsepower? Thinking of it already made us gasp as those numbers equate to more than 200 mph. A famous critic even said that the power the 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 brings is intoxicating. The power will truly stimulate the race car driver in everyone.

Looking back, we were already satisfied with the 2012 model. But little did we know that Ford was concocting an even better mixture to prove that Shelby GT500 is truly the must-have vehicle for sports car enthusiasts today.

This vehicle is now being referred to the mega Mustang as it enters the supercar territory with its amazing features. Ford has truly outdone their previous works by providing greater power to the GT500 through various performance-enhancing features.

The 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 is a four-seat high-performance coupe/convertible that features 19-inch alloy wheels, Brembo brakes, rear spoiler, Mustang Track Apps, automatic xenon highlights, keyless entry, cruise control, power driver seat, sport bucket seats, and eight-speaker sound system.

With a supercharged vehicle that looks extremely gorgeous yet comes with a reasonable price tag, consumers are truly in for a great deal with the 2013 Ford Shelby GT500.


Oct-10-2013

2013 Ford Shelby GT500: The Car That Will Make You Do More

6Who does not want to ride a true muscle car with the one of the best sports car handling in the whole industry today? Surely, it is easy to be the talk of the town with a car as gorgeous as the 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 that performs even better with a price that could very well be considered the best among the rest. Critics are already saying that this is a definite bargain for those who have always dreamed of owning a sports car but held back by the steep prices. Lucky for us today, we now can get our hands on a sports car that offers shameless performance without burying ourselves on debt.

The 2013 Ford Shelby GT500’s price and features definitely came as a surprise despite the fact that we have always known that Ford was concocting some form of surprise for consumers today. Forget the famous phrase that “less is more” because Ford proves otherwise with this new sports car model.

For one, we and a whole lot of other critics, consider the Shelby GT500 to be a supercar because it has the amazing capability to produce 662 horsepower from its V8 engine. Engineers say that this is probably the most powerful production of the V8 engine in the whole automotive industry. This power enables this supercar to achieve 202 miles per hour, which is the top speed among all the other previous Mustangs we have ever known.

Are you as convinced as we are? If not, the price that starts below $55,000 will surely get you in the caravan quickly. For a sports car, the 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 is surprisingly affordable. If you are still hesitant, there is no way to get your hesitations out of the way than by testing this supercar for yourself to perfectly understand what everyone is talking about.

If you have always dreamed of hedonistic and unadulterated power, it is about time you give yourself a break from your old routines and feel the great power of this supercar.


Sep-22-2013

2013 Ford Mustang: The Driver’s Car

12Just as strong as it was, the2013 Ford Mustang remains to be the world’s best muscle car and has one of the most powerful engines in its category. The 2013 Mustang underwent few upgrades and additions for this year. Some of the minor tweaks this muscle car received are xenon headlights with LED accents which comes in as a standard exterior feature, a new Shelby-inspired grilled, redesigned front and rear frontage , painted rocker panels, functional hood vents and enhanced taillights. If you go inside, you will notice that the sports car has been integrated with a new performance information display which is located in the car’s gauge cluster.

Powering the base muscle coupe is a 3.7-liter V6 engine capable of producing 305 horsepower and 280 pound-feet of torque. For the Mustang GT, a 5.0-liter V8 engine with the capacity to create 420 horsepower and 390 lb-ft of torque is its driving horse. For both engines, a six speed manual transmission is offered as standard mate while a six-speed automatic with manual shift control is offered as an option.

Inside the 2013 Ford Mustang is an inviting and comfortable cabin with soft-touch surfaces. The coupe’s standard seats are supportive while an available Recaro racing-style seats are also being offered. The rear seats are well-designed. However, as you would expect for a sports car, legroom and headroom are quite tight especially for adults. When it comes to controls, the new Mustang have them placed conveniently and worked it out so that users can navigate them with much ease.

Standard safety features for the 2013 Ford Mustang include antilock disc brakes, traction control and stability control, hill start assist, MyKey system, front-seat side airbags for chest and head protection.


Jun-27-2013

2013 Ford Mustang: Go Ahead, Feel That Need for Speed

36With looks that kill and amazing power, the 2013 Ford Mustang is capable of turning heads and causing envy with other vehicles out there in the market. This vehicle make and function promises beauty inside and outside, touching up on awesome performance and technology that definitely makes it extremely one of a kind and at the top of the food chain. The performance the 2013 Ford Mustang gives is created by its 6-Speed SelectShift™ Automatic Transmission, Legendary 5.0L V8 Engine, Boss® 302 Laguna Seca, V6 Performance Package, Shelby GT500™ SVT Track Pack and Performance Package, Six-Speed Transmissions as well as its 2013 Mustang Boss® 302 and 2013 Mustang Boss® 302 – all made unique for this vehicle’s impeccable condition.

From the outside looking in, it is no surprise that the 2013 Ford Mustang calls out so much attention with exteriors to die for and soothes the senses, all because of its V6 Pony Package, Custom Accessory Packages, GT Cal Special Package, V6 Mustang Club of America Package, Mustang Boss 302 – Form follows function plus the Glass Roof. Every ride is a thrilling experience with the 2013 Ford Mustang.

And as if the looks are not enough, the 2013 Ford Mustang also prides itself of the high-tech features that it provides through its Tech Package, Track Apps, Rearview Camera, SYNC® AppLink™, Selectable Electronic Power Assist Steering, Adjustable Performance Features, Signature Lighting and Navigation System with SiriusXM Traffic and Travel Link.

Of course the 2013 Ford Mustang will not be complete without its glamorous interior design that matches up with the rest of the car, from its Interior Lighting, Aluminum styled Accents, Integrated RECARO® Seats, Shaker Audio System with HD Radio™, Premier Trim with Color Accent Package, Heated Seats, Soft, One-Piece Instrument Panel and other similarly sporty features, this car is absolutely made to blast through the highway.