(Posted on Nov 13, 2017 at 04:24AM by Laurel Steele)
If you want a sedan that presents a commanding performance and a whole lot of power, consider a used 2016 Chevrolet Impala 2LT. Between its eager engine and excellent road manners, this car is worthy of a closer look.
Under the hood, you’ll find a rambunctious 3.6-liter V6, which wields a menacing 305 hp and 264 lb-ft of torque. All of those horsies work together to catapult you from zero to 60 mph in a swift 6.4 seconds. Operating on a six-speed automatic transmission, the Impala kicks out a respectable fuel economy of 18 mpg city and 28 mpg highway.
According to an Edmunds review, this sedan delivers unparalleled authority, especially at higher speeds. The Impala handles winding roads and tight turns with aplomb, thanks to a finely tuned suspension and communicative steering. Whatever the driving environment, you’ll feel absolute control.
The Impala’s in-cabin experience is also noteworthy, with a nearly silent interior. Roaring wind and highway noise are no match for the advanced insulation. Similarly, potholes and rough surfaces are absorbed before they can jostle any passengers on board.
Visit us at Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington today and take a Chevy Impala for a test drive. You can also view our complete used sedan inventory by clicking here.
(Posted on Nov 11, 2017 at 04:50PM by Laurel Steele)
If you want a sedan that delivers an outstanding in-cabin experience, consider a used 2012 Buick Verano. Between its high-class styling, advanced technology features, and library-quiet interior, you and your passengers are guaranteed to enjoy your ride.
Take a seat inside the Verano and you’ll immediately feel a sense of sophistication, thanks to the soft trim and simulated wood paneling. Quarter windows allow the sunshine to stream in during daylight hours, while mellow blue lighting in the dashboard elevates the ambiance when the moon comes out.
This car also includes Buick’s IntelliLink infotainment system, which allows you to pair your smartphone to the Verano. Once connected, you’ll be able to make calls without taking your hands off the steering wheel. This feature further enables you to rock out to your favorite playlists through the sedan’s surround sound stereo.
A Car and Driver review praises the 2012 model for its nearly silent interior. The unparalleled peaceful ride is due to several important parts, including sound-deadening material stuffed into any empty spaces. Furthermore, the windows and windshield are laminated, while the dashboard is insulated. Lastly, the undercarriage of the Verano is fitted with panels to block the noise of extreme weather and inhospitable surfaces.
Come down to Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington and take a Buick Verano for a test drive. You can also browse our complete pre-owned sedan inventory online now.
(Posted on Nov 10, 2017 at 05:10PM by Laurel Steele)
If you want a crossover that’s overflowing with great technology features, consider a used 2016 Honda HR-V EX.
There’s no denying that highway driving can be stressful. Luckily, Honda has fitted this vehicle with some tech features to help lower your blood pressure amidst fast-paced traffic. According to KBB.com, the best of these is the LaneWatch side-view monitor, which is a blind spot camera located on the front passenger’s mirror. This way, you’re able to keep an eye on cars that would otherwise be out of sight, right on the 7-inch touchscreen in the center stack.
If you have a hard time putting down your mobile, you’ll love HondaLink. You can use this app to pair your smartphone to the HR-V, enabling you to make hands-free calls and SMS messages. This allows you to stay in touch with your friends and family without taking your attention off the road. This system also lets you start the car remotely or locate it in a crowded parking lot.
Visit us at Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington today to take a Honda HR-V for a test drive. You can also browse our complete pre-owned SUV inventory online now.
(Posted on Nov 9, 2017 at 06:01PM by Laurel Steele)
According to Motor Trend, the 2014 Kia Optima EX is the Korean automaker’s best-selling model. Once you hear about the great comfort, safety, and technology features found in this sumptuous trim level, it’s not hard to see why.
Up front, the driver enjoys an eight-way power adjustable seat, so he or she can find a position that’s absolutely perfect. Dual-zone automatic climate control ensures that everyone on board will be comfortable, even when there are differing opinions on ideal cabin temperature. Furthermore, all passengers are treated to decadent leather upholstery.
This trim level also comes with some pretty futuristic safety features like rear parking sensors and a cross-traffic alert. If highway driving makes you anxious, you’ll appreciate the blind-spot monitor. This system notifies you whenever another vehicle approaches your hind quarters or vice versa.
Technology features abound in the Optima EX, including a gorgeous 8-inch touchscreen located in the center stack. This LCD display houses the Kia infotainment system, which comes with an easy to use navigation tool. You can also upgrade to the 8-speaker Infinity4 surround-sound stereo with HD radio.
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(Posted on Nov 7, 2017 at 10:43PM by Laurel Steele)
While we all want a comfortable and stylish ride for everyday use, sometimes you need a vehicle that can transform into a beast of burden. If you you're looking for a crossover that’s a capable cargo hauler, consider a used 2016 Toyota RAV4.
The cargo bay in back of this vehicle can swallow a generous 38.4 cubic-feet of your stuff. Should that not be sufficient space, lower the second row and you’ll get a capacious 73.8 cu-ft. According to Edmunds, that’s ones of the largest capacities in the segment.
The RAV4 is also able to carrying payloads weighing up to 900 pounds, which isn’t half bad for a midsized crossover. With a 6.3 inch ground clearance and completely flat cargo floor, loading items into the back is a breeze.
You even get a power-operated and height-adjustable liftgate to aid you in your task. If toting heaps of belongings isn’t your thing, this area of the car also serves as an ideal space for a pair of four-legged friends.
Visit us at Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington today and take a 2016 Toyota RAV4 for a test drive. You can also browse our complete pre-owned SUV inventory online now.
(Posted on Nov 6, 2017 at 03:48AM by Laurel Steele)
If you need a town car for transporting VIP clients, consider a used 2016 Lincoln MKT with the Livery package. This luxury crossover provides various features to enhance both the driver and passenger experience.
KBB.com lauds the Active Park Assist feature, which allows the chauffeur to locate and effortlessly maneuver into a parallel spot. The MKT also comes with an exemplary navigation system, which is displayed on the easy to use 8-inch touchscreen. You’ll be able to find the most efficient route to your destination, which should please any clients sitting in back.
Speaking of the very lucky couple in the second row, both passengers have access to audio controls and tri-zone heat. There are also illuminated vanity mirrors, so they can touch up makeup or check their teeth for spinach en route to the big event. There’s even a USB port for charging precious smart devices. Lincoln logo wood appliqué pap pockets also elevate the MKT’s interior, reminding those on board that they’re in a luxury vehicle.
Get inside a 2016 Lincoln MKT Livery at Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington today. You can also browse our complete used vehicle inventory, which includes other luxury nameplates like BMW, Acura, and Infiniti.
(Posted on Nov 5, 2017 at 02:54AM by Laurel Steele)
If you want a performance sedan unlike any other, consider a pre-owned 2015 Audi A3.
The 1.8-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine isn’t here to mess around. Wielding a ferocious 170 hp and 200 lb-ft of torque, this powertrain is ready to conquer the road that lies ahead. Plus, with a respectable EPA rating of 22 mpg in the city and 33 on the highway, your adventure doesn't have to be an expensive one.
The A3 is undoutbedly a vehicle that likes to show off. This car will launch you from zero to 60 mph in a jaunty 6.5 seconds, rounding the quarter-mile mark in just 15.2 seconds. Speed demons will be pleased to learn that the 2015 model can clock in at a dizzying 129 mph. This Audi also loves tackling turns as well, delivering a jaw dropping 0.92 g on the skidpad.
Whether you're tooling around town or hitting the highway, this vehicle has got you covered. Thanks to impeccable front grip, the wheels effortlessly move you and the A3’s occupants forward. According to Car and Driver, the sedan boasts precise handling, largely due to its crisp electrically assisted steering.
What are you waiting for? Come to Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington today and take a 2015 Audi A3 for a test drive. You can also check out our complete used sedan inventory online now.
(Posted on Nov 4, 2017 at 02:21AM by Laurel Steele)
According to The Car Connection, the 2015 Jeep Wrangler Sport Unlimited offers you the best off-road experience around. If you’ve got a sense for adventure, keep reading to see why you should consider a used model of this unbeatable SUV.
The Wrangler’s exemplary performance begins with the V6 engine under the hood, which cranks out a monstrous 285 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque. All of that power will launch you from a full stop to 60 mph in just 8.4 seconds.
Now it’s time to let your hair - and the Wrangler’s top - down. The sturdy front and rear axles and rugged body-on-frame chassis give this convertible SUV an unwavering foundation that's ready for anything. With a generous ground clearance of 10.3 inches, you can traverse stony paths, treacherous puddles, and any manner of inhospitable surfaces with confidence.
The 2015 Wrangler also comes with advanced driving technology, including electric-sway bar disconnect. This feature delivers some impressive wheel work, which means you can tackle tight corners without having to worry about the SUV wobbling willy-nilly.
Want to find out what this Jeep can do? Take a 2015 Wrangler for a test drive at Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington today. You can also take a spin in any of the other vehicles in our pre-owned SUV inventory.
(Posted on Nov 1, 2017 at 06:05PM by Laurel Steele)
When you choose the 2013 Dodge Dart in Limited trim, you get an extraordinary compact car at an unbeatable price. Keep reading to see why you should consider a used model.
Have a seat in the Dart and you might have to get out and take a second look at the badge to make sure you’re inside the right car. All seats are covered in decadent leather upholstery, with dual-zone automatic climate controls throughout the cabin. Chairs up front are heated, as is the steering wheel to make the winter months seem less inhospitable.
This trim level comes with a host of modern conveniences like an auto-dimming mirror and remote ignition. You can also use the SD card reader to amplify your favorite playlists through the Dart’s 6-speaker sound system.
According to Edmunds, you also get an enhanced trip computer, which displays tire-pressure and other information. Best of all, you’ll be able to manage these features and devices on the massive 8.4-inch touchscreen display.
Get inside a Dodge Dart Limited at Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington today. You can take this compact car for a test drive and check out the rest of our used sedan inventory.
(Posted on Oct 31, 2017 at 03:21PM by Laurel Steele)
If you’re looking for a fun-to-drive economy car in a nostalgic package, consider a pre-owned 2014 Volkswagen Beetle.
This hippie favorite runs on a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine, which produces a peppy 170 hp and 177 lb-ft or torque. This powertrain gets a generous fuel economy of 22 mpg in the city and 31 mpg highway. But great mileage isn’t the only thing this Volkswagen offers.
According to Autotrader, the Beetle is also a blast to drive. Handling is controlled, thanks to communicative steering and a miniscule 17.7-foot turning radius. With a suspension modeled around VW’s Golf, you’ll enjoy a familiar ride in an offbeat wrapper. Bumps and potholes are absorbed, giving you the impression that you’re behind the wheel of something sturdier than an economy car.
It might surprise you to learn that the Bug also delivers a standout performance on the highway. This car can zoom from zero to 60 mph in a swift 6.2 seconds. Its slight frame enables you to weave through traffic and pass larger vehicles with confidence.
Find out if a 2014 VW Beetle is right for you at Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington. You can take this flower-child classic for a test drive and browse our complete used car inventory, which includes more than 200 vehicles.