Friday, August 29, 2014

Vendor Spotlight: Nor-Cal Mobility

Since 1982, Nor-Cal Mobility has offered wheelchair accessible van conversions, handicap driving equipment, andadaptive modifications for homes and businesses in Northern California. With locations in Chico, Sacramento,Fresno, and Burlingame. We have Braun, VMI, and Eldorado National wheelchair minivan conversions for sale. Nor-Cal Mobility also sells accessible full-size Ford vans manufactured in our facility. Additionally, we have hi-tech mobility driving systems from Guidosimplex and EMC (Electronic Mobility Controls) for sale to assist disabled drivers.

In January, 2013 Nor-Cal Mobility was acquired by MobilityWorks. They now have 24 locations in 12 states (7 in California with Nor-Cal Mobility) and a Commercial Division that provides ambulettes and paratransit buses for transporting wheelchair passengers.

Monday, August 25, 2014

Louisville Assembly Plant, All-New 2015 Lincoln MKC

Lincoln brings $129 million investment and 300 new jobs to Louisville Assembly Plant to support production of the all-new 2015 MKC. Production of Lincoln’s newest vehicle began in May, and is on sale now. It is the second of four all-new Lincoln vehicles being introduced by 2016, and will go on sale in China, along with the MKZ sedan, when the Lincoln brand debuts there later this year. Most recently, Lincoln announced a multi-year collaboration with Academy Award™-winner Matthew McConaughey, who will act as a storyteller in a series of upcoming TV and digital campaigns starting with the MKC.

Friday, August 22, 2014

Vendor Spotlight: Lodi Equipment

LODI Equipment began with a few simple rules for success which are followed to this day:
Rule #1: Make our employees successful.
Industry surveys show our company to be among the highest in our business in payroll-per-employee and sales-per-employee. That's a fancy way of saying we live our mission statement dedication by paying our personnel well, and managing for performance. The average shop technician in our shop has over 20 years of experience in our business..... they're good!

Rule #2: Make our suppliers successful.
We know the companies we represent have placed the responsibility for their success in our markets in our hands. We try hard to never make them feel like we've forgotten that. We've chosen to represent companies like IMT and Knapheide because they understand our mutual dedication to quality and value, and count on us to deliver that without compromise.

Rule #3: To the extent we succeed at #1 & #2 we will be successful.
Successful employees and suppliers are the best guarantee that we will be successful in building strong long term win-win relationships with our customers. We commit to each customer our best efforts to provide the finest products representing the best value, and the support and service to continue that value over the life of the product.
Spencer Hinson, President

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

FORD: Always Racing - Extended Cut

What could be better than watching seven of your favorite Ford drivers all gathered together for an afternoon? Watching more of it, of course.

Saturday, August 16, 2014

New Toy. #InAMustang | 2015 Ford Mustang Videos

Watch as man’s best friend discovers that the only thing better than your old favorite toy, is your new favorite toy. #InAMustang

Learn more about the all-new 2015 Ford Mustang here:

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Seamless: All-new 2015 Ford F-150 seamless sliding rear window

The all-new 2015 F-150 continues to set the standard for the future of trucks. Boasting more new Ford technology patents and/or patent applications than any truck in Ford’s 111-year history. The 2015 Ford F-150 – the toughest, smartest and most capable F-150 yet.

Sunday, August 10, 2014

Vendor Spotlight: Commercial Van Interiors

Welcome to Commercial Van've come to the right place.  As our name indicates, Commercial Van Interiors specializes in the working van and truck with 12 locations coast to coast across the United States in California, Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Missouri and South Carolina.  Our goal is to provide the highest quality products and a level of service that is unconditional and second to none.  Our customers have come to expect and appreciate the knowledgeable, first class sales assistance they receive from everyone at Commercial Van Interiors.  And, all equipment installations are performed by Adrian Steel Certified Installation Technicians to help ensure that your vehicle is on the road, in service and working as hard as you do… day in and day out!

Thursday, August 7, 2014

2015 Ford Super Duty Leaves the Competition Behind

We put our 2015 Ford Super Duty against the best the competition has to offer. If you're looking for a truck that can tow, this is what's currently in the market. We took all three trucks on a grueling series of drives, each vehicle towing 20,000 lbs. From high in the Colorado Rockies to the unforgiving desert at Davis Dam, the Ford Super Duty outperformed the competition -- again!

Sunday, August 3, 2014

Dyno Testing - Day 1 of Diesel Power Challenge 2014!

On Day 1 of Diesel Power Challenge 2014, 10 reader-selected trucks are strapped down for the chassis dyno competition held at ATS Diesel. This event is all about the numbers as each vehicle's peak horsepower and torque numbers are added together for an overall total per pull. With Nitrous allowed, each contender is given 3 chances to score the highest and earn bragging rights as the most powerful truck!