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Gwinnett Restaurant Week Returns #GRW2016

Get ready to have your cake and eat it too at Gwinnett Restaurant Week. From July 17-21, 2016, several local restaurants are offering exclusive three-course, pre-fixe meals for only $25, plus tax and gratuity. The five-day event not only gives foodies in the Atlanta area a chance to try out new restaurants, but also an opportunity to try out multiple courses from each participating restaurant for a low price.

A variety of cuisines are also represented at the event, so you can try out new fare or choose restaurants which offer food that specifically meets your taste and dietary needs…

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See These Amazing Further with Ford Concepts

The annual Further with Ford summit is always a unique experience for guests and this year’s was extra special due to the unveiling of some extraordinary new concepts from the Ford team. These imaginative and intelligent concepts are sure to capture your interest, just like they did ours. Check them out in the enclosed videos.

 

ON-THE-GO H20
By collecting moisture produced from the air conditioning system and filtering it, Ford’s On-the-Go H20 concept could allow drivers and their passengers to grab a cool cup of water on the go. The product’s potential to have a positive impact…

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2015 Focus: More Stylish & Tech Savvy Than Ever

Making changes to the world's best-selling vehicle is a risky proposition. However, Ford tackled it with grace when giving the 2015 Focus a comprehensive refresh. Changes cover a broad spectrum of areas, including design, technology and suspension. Read on to find out why critics are buzzing about this year's changes.

Highlights for the new 2015 Ford Focus include:

  • Available 1.0-liter EcoBoost engine offers great efficiency and is paired exclusively with a new six-speed manual
  • The cabin receives new seat trims, a new center console with adjustable cupholders and an available heated steering wheel
  • Added safety options include…
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Show Your Support for Walton Bands

Music education not only provides a creative outlet for students, but also a sense of discipline and self-confidence. In addition, it is linked to academic achievement, including better SAT scores according to several studies; and students with exceptional talent may be eligible for college scholarships.

Because of these and other benefits provided by music education, Mall of Georgia Ford is proud to sponsor the Walton High School band program.

Walton Bands is an exceptional program that offers band camps, and performances at numerous events both at school and away. In fact, this October the marching band will be traveling to…

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Mustang Stunts Pay Tribute to Classic Car Action Movies

In the mid to late '60s, directors began placing cameras on and inside of cars to make viewers feel like they were right in the middle of the action. Fast forward five decades later and many of these first-person perspective tricks are still being utilized. For example, in the recently released film "Need for Speed," director Scott Waugh opted for close-up, high-intensity car scenes and real stunts, many of which were performed in the new Ford Mustang.

For the movie, which hit theaters on Mar. 14, Waugh used seven modified 2014 Mustangs and an early prototype of the 2015 Ford…

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How Good Drivers Can Lower Insurance Costs Via Ford SYNC

Ford AppLink offers smartphone connectivity to DriverScore

If you’ve been considering ways to lower your insurance premium, the DriverScore app for Ford SYNC may be able to help. Developed by IVOX, DriverScore assesses driving behavior and assigns scores that can be shared with insurance companies, resulting in potential rate discounts for good drivers.

Using advanced SYNC AppLink technology, Ford is the first vehicle manufacturer to offer DriverScore app connectivity in its lineup of cars, trucks and SUVs. If you own or lease a Ford with SYNC 3, you can start using DriverScore now! Learn more about it below.

DETERMINING DRIVER SCORES
The app uses an advanced…

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Bigger, Better, Faster, Stronger - Ford F-150's Aluminum Body

The biggest feature on the all-new 2015 F-150 is the truck's all-aluminum body frame. Ford has been touting this new frame for over a year now, praising its strong, lightweight design. For many though, an aluminum body frame on such a powerful work truck may seem a bit odd. In order to show you what a remarkable feat the new aluminum F-150 really is, we've broken down what's inside this all-new frame and what you can expect out of this game-changing truck.

Military-Grade Aluminum 

When we think about aluminum, most people will immediately picture the foil that…

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Making the Season Bright for Those in Need

Mall of Georgia Ford and our generous vendors have been captured by the spirit of giving!

Please join us in thanking Allsouth Autosports, ADS Systems, Inc., Mirrored Interiors, The Bumper Man, Original Interior and New Beginnings Auto Glass who, along with our dealership, helped contribute over $7,000 in new toys to the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve’s Toys for Tots Christmas program!

We did more than just stuff a truck as you can see. Piles of gifts took up an area in our showroom, from LEGOs to basketballs, dolls and much more. We’re elated to spread the…

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Best June Road Trips in the Peach State

If you’re interested in taking a road trip, but don’t want to travel too far, head to one of Georgia’s many terrific local getaways. This June, there are several destinations around the state that are hosting fun events, plus there are loads of things to do around each area.

Sea Island
A family-friendly waterside destination located along the east coast, Sea Island offers many things for you to do this summer, including horseback riding, stargazing, kayaking and many other activities.

One notable event taking place this month at Sea Island Resort is the Southern Grown Food, Drink…

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Stream Live TV in the New 2018 Ford Expedition

2018 Ford Expedition Rear Seat Entertainment Center

Ford has made an exciting announcement about the tech coming to their new cars! The automaker is advancing in-vehicle entertainment with a new system that allows for live television streaming through an industry-first SlingPlayer. This is done with the help of the available Wi-Fi hotspot.

New entertainment trends signal that consumers are increasingly using streaming services as a main source of entertainment, so Ford is embracing this by being one of the first to put live TV streaming in their cars. This is the first instance of SlingPlayer being offered in a vehicle.

2018 Expedition: The Flagship for Entertainment

The…

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Sign Up for a Chance to Win a New Ford


Don’t miss your opportunity to enter for a chance to win a new Ford! The EcoBoost Challenge Giveaway culminates at the end of June, which is coming up fast. All you have to do is watch a few videos, then register and share the contest with your friends if you’d like. The more videos you watch, the more chances you have to win!

There are seven videos total, which include info on the new 2015 Focus, Fusion, Mustang, Escape, Edge, Explorer and F-150. Watch one or watch all seven if you want your name to be entered in…

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Final Days of Buford Corn Maze

A cherished fall event in the Atlanta area, the Buford Corn Maze brings family-friendly fun to South Hall County. An attraction that delights young and old, the seasonal event not only includes a 5-acre maze with exciting twists and turns, but also numerous activities including hayrides, pony rides, a popcorn jumping pillow and bounce house.

In addition, you and your brood are sure to be smitten with the farm’s animals, which include goats, chickens, pigs and more. There’s also a corn box that’s similar to a ball pit or sand box, but filled instead with clean shelled…

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Protecting Your Car Paint From Scratches & Dullness

Ensuring that your car paint stays scratch free and full of shine has pretty much everything to do with how you take care of it. While outside elements can take their toll, there are many ways for you to shield your car paint and keep it looking healthy for the long run.

Basic Missteps When Washing Cars
Unfortunately, the process of washing a car can actually cause scratches to appear on the paint’s clear coat. Follow these simple tips to avoid this problem.

  • Always hose your car down first and then use two buckets for washing - one with soap…
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Video: How to Use the Ford Upfitter Switch Board

If you own a Ford truck with the latest upfitter switch board, you’re in luck because it’s been enhanced in several areas. With more switches, you’ve got more ways to control aspects such as electric spreaders, lights, winches and more. Plus, the switch board is now located on the overhead console, making it easier to access than before.

Ford has also boosted circuit capacity. You’ll benefit from four 25-amp circuits along with two 40-amp circuits, which can set up to be hot even when your vehicle isn’t turned on. To set up key-off battery use…

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Buford Corn Maze Brings Back Haunted House, Hayrides & More

All month long fun and frightful happenings are taking place at the Buford Corn Maze. With a variety of activities to take part in, there will be Halloween excitement for kids, tweens and adults. From a spooky haunted house and creepy corn maze to not-so-scary bounce houses and hayrides, you won’t want to miss out on the fun.

Here’s a list of returning and new activities at the Buford Corn Maze for the 2015 Halloween season.

Corn Maze & Kid’s Mini-Maze
Take a jaunt through Buford’s famous five-acre corn maze and see how long it takes you…

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