(Posted on Aug 16, 2017 at 09:11AM by Laurel Steele)
In the market for a hybrid that provides you with an outstanding driving experience? Consider a pre-owned 2014 Prius Plug-in.
This Toyota runs on a 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine and a pair of electric motors. Through their combined powers, you get 134 hp. Recharging the battery pack takes just three hours on a standard 120-volt home outlet or a brief 90 minutes when connected to a 240V station.
The Prius Plug-in has an electric range of 11 miles, which is perfect for people who often pop out for last minute errands. After the battery power is used up, the car switches to normal hybrid mode, presenting you with a stellar fuel-economy of 51 mpg city/49hwy.
This hatchback maneuvers like a swan amongst a chaotic flock of seagulls. Whether you’re trying to snag a tight parking spot or overtake a semi on the highway, it will transport you with grace and poise. According to an Edmunds review, in both electric or standard modes, the 2014 model delivers a smooth performance and supple ride.
Take this Prius for a spin at Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington today. For two great plug-in alternatives, check out our used C-MAX and Fusion Energi inventories.
(Posted on Aug 10, 2017 at 03:32PM by Laurel Steele)
Do you want a pickup truck that oozes opulence? Look no further than a used 2014 Ram 1500 Laramie.
In the center stack, you’ll find an 8.4-inch touchscreen which is home to Ram’s Uconnect. This infotainment system provides you with navigation and voice control. In the case of a collision, it will automatically contact emergency services through your paired smartphone.
Do your kids prefer to stream YouTube videos on their cell phone, in lieu of spending quality family time together in the car? The Laramie trim offers 3G Wi-Fi capability, so everyone on board can stay entertained and connected. Autobytel says that you can even keep your devices charged through a 115-volt power outlet located up front.
If Goldilocks could choose a chair that was ‘just right’, she’d opt for the Laramie trim level driver’s seat. The captain in this truck gets a 10-way power adjustable heated throne. The pedals and steering wheel positions can also be modified to create the perfect cockpit for your adventures behind the wheel.
Not sold yet? Experience the 2014 Ram 1500 Laramie for yourself at Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington today. Take a used model for a test drive and check out the rest of our pre-owned truck inventory.
(Posted on Aug 8, 2017 at 01:42PM by Laurel Steele)
Want a crossover SUV that looks as good as it drives? Consider a used 2017 Lincoln MKC. Read on to see what makes the exterior of this vehicle so wonderful.
The experts at KBB.com say that this opulent-SUV is guaranteed to turn heads around your neighborhood. While contemporary, the exterior still maintains classic Lincoln elements, like the split-wing grille and its high-efficiency HID headlights.
From the side, this crossover provides a graceful, yet commanding silhouette. The swooping roofline and muscular body panels creates an aesthetic that’s both sleek and intimidating. The refined wraparound hatch is outfitted with full-width LED tail lights to illuminate the back of the MKC, primarily for safety purposes, but also to inspire a little envy in people in your rearview mirror.
This Lincoln also comes with cutting edge technology such as the Approach Detection System. Once you’re within 8-feet of the MKC, it will light up to greet you. It even includes small lamps underneath every door pull, which is useful on especially dark nights.
Get a closer look at the 2017 Lincoln MKC at Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington today. If it isn’t the car of your dreams, you can take any of the other vehicles in our pre-owned SUV inventory for a test drive.
(Posted on Aug 7, 2017 at 02:58PM by Laurel Steele)
Since the beginning, minivans have been praised for their space, comfort, and features. However, these popular people-haulers are rarely lauded for their driving manners. That is until the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Touring hit the scene. Read on to see why you should invest in a pre-owned model.
While the benefits of a minivan are undeniable, for many drivers, purchasing one feels like the end of a road adventure era. Not with this vehicle. One Motor Trend reviewer found that the Pacifica handled better than some cars, describing it as a surprisingly fun and pleasurable ride. Due to its finely tuned chassis, this Chrysler is composed on winding roads and around tight corners. Despite its bulky exterior, it inspires confidence rather than a fear of body roll.
More than just a lively handler on city streets, the Pacifica also delivers a standout performance on the highway. Thanks to the 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine, you and your brood can merge into busy traffic with ease, hitting 60 mph in only 6.7 seconds.
Find out just how enjoyable it is behind the wheel of a Chrysler Pacifica Touring at Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington. If it’s not to your liking, you can test any of the other models in our used minivan inventory.
(Posted on Aug 6, 2017 at 11:47AM by Laurel Steele)
Great fuel economy and effortless handling are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the 2015 Mazda CX-5 Sport. The real magic starts when you step inside this crossover SUV. Read on to see why you should consider a pre-owned model for your next vehicle.
The Car Connection says that the CX-5 offers the best front seat bolstering in the segment, which will be much appreciated by drivers and co-pilots on long rides. The two to three people sitting in the back will also be pleased with the 39 inches of headroom and 39.3-in for lower limbs.
This Mazda is accommodating to cargo as well as passengers, with 34.1 cubic feet of storage behind the rear seats. Simply hit a button and - Abracadabra! - the second row folds down on its own, revealing a total 64.8 cu-ft of space. This no-fuss versatility makes it easy to drop the kids off at school and then set out on an epic shopping adventure as soon as you peel out of the parking lot.
Get inside a Mazda CX-5 Sport at Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington. You can also browse the rest of our used vehicle inventory online now.
(Posted on Aug 4, 2017 at 07:22PM by Laurel Steele)
Whether you spend long hours behind the wheel or just use your car for running errands, comfort and connectivity are important. The 2015 Lexus ES-300h delivers the best of both worlds, thanks to its luxury features.
This hybrid comes with NuLuxe premium vinyl upholstery and a leather-wrapped steering wheel. Both high-quality surfaces will keep you and your passengers comfortable. Lengthy journeys are no problem for the driver and copilot, as they are treated to eight-way power seats with two-way lumbar adjustment.
Using Siri Eyes Free, you can connect your iPhone to the ES-300h and make hands-free calls. Ring your spouse and the eight-speaker sound system will amplify their last-minute shopping list in perfect clarity. According to Edmunds, the stereo may also be used to listen to HD and satellite radio.
The Enform Remote app allows you to keep an eye on your car, even when it’s out of sight. When paired to your smartphone, the system enables you to start or lock this Lexus remotely. Are you notorious for misplacing your vehicle in a crowded parking lot? Now you can locate the ES-300h and get step-by-step navigation to its exact coordinates.
Experience the features of a 2015 Lexus ES-300h for yourself at Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington. Looking for something else? Check out the rest of our used hybrid inventory online now.
(Posted on Jul 28, 2017 at 11:18PM by Laurel Steele)
If you're on the lookout for an attractive upscale economy car, a pre-owned 2014 Mercedes-Benz C-Class deserves your undivided attention. Between its outstanding efficiency, advanced safety assistance, and standard features, this vehicle is hard to resist.
This compact sedan runs on a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine, which yields a fiery 208 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque. The impressive EPA rating of 26 mpg city/38 hwy is sure to make frugal drivers jump for joy. According to a Motor Trend review, the C-Class delivers reliable and stable handling, which is perfect for long distance journeys.
Mercedes-Benz has bulked up the 2014 C-Class with a wealth of upscale standard equipment, like rain-sensing windshield wipers and a power driver’s seat. The base model also includes a number of high-tech safety features, such as collision prevention. Attention Assist keeps a careful watch on your driving habits, including the frequency of steering corrections and control interactions, to gauge whether or not you may need a rest.
Find out if a 2014 C-Class is right for you at Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington. Take a used model for a test drive or explore the rest of our pre-owned vehicle inventory.
(Posted on Jul 27, 2017 at 06:10PM by Laurel Steele)
If you want a retro look combined with exceptional mileage, consider a pre-owned 2014 Mini Cooper for your next car.
While this model bears a striking resemblance to the original 1961 Cooper, it also keeps up with 21st-century trends such as premium Leatherette upholstery and Bluetooth connectivity. You can elect to have a high-definition touchscreen, which includes navigation and a top-notch audio system.
The 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine produces a lively 189 hp and 207 lb-ft of torque. It also delivers an enviable fuel economy of 26 mpg city/34 hwy. According to a KBB.com review, the Mini Cooper is exceptionally fun to drive. Twisty roads, tight corners, and packed parking garages are where this sub compact is at its finest.
Despite its petite dimensions, this vehicle no shrinking violet on the highway. The Mini refuses to be intimidated by extra bulky SUVs, when accelerating, merging, or passing in high-speed traffic. Obviously, the same cannot be said for other cars in the segment.
Visit us at Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington and take a 2014 Mini Cooper for a test drive. If it’s not a perfect match, check out the rest of our used vehicle inventory online or in person.
(Posted on Jul 26, 2017 at 05:30PM by Laurel Steele)
On the lookout for your next sedan? Consider a pre-owned 2014 Kia Cadenza. According to The Car Connection, it's a luxury vehicle on all accounts apart from having the official badge.
The 3.3-liter V6 engine produces a hefty 293 hp and 255 lb-ft of torque. The 19 mpg city/28 highway fuel economy is typical for the segment. Drivers will find that the Cadenza is quick and responsive. Indeed, this Kia is in control on back roads and easy to pilot through busy traffic.
The optional Luxury Package comes with ventilated seats up front and heated ones in back. Extra tall drivers will be pleased to learn that their chair includes a thigh extension, which seriously reduces fatigue for long-limbed folks.
The advanced UVO eServices system offers diagnostics reports and integrated roadside assistance right through your paired smartphone, at no additional charge. You also get a high-quality 8-inch touchscreen, which includes standard navigation. This feature comes with live traffic information and split-screen views. At the same time, there are a number of physical buttons for those who prefer to adjust settings the old fashioned way.
Experience a 2014 Kia Cadenza for yourself at Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington. If it’s not the perfect fit, you can explore the rest of our pre-owned sedan inventory online or at our dealership.
(Posted on Jul 25, 2017 at 01:14AM by Laurel Steele)
The 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport is a spectacular option for families who expect the best in comfort and performance. Consider a pre-owned model of this five-passenger crossover for your next set of wheels.
This vehicle runs on a 2.4-liter four-cylinder, which cranks out 190 hp and 181 lb-ft of torque. Drivers can expect a fuel economy of 20 mpg city/27 mpg highway. According to Edmunds, the Santa Fe Sport delivers a luxuriously compliant ride and almost silent cabin. It lives up to its athletic name, tackling twisty mountain roads with aplomb.
The Technology Package is a must for the panoramic sunroof alone. Of course, features like the Dimension premium audio system and 8-inch touchscreen don’t go unappreciated. The driver’s seat even has memory settings, which means that you don’t have to go through the headache of readjusting your captain’s chair every time your extra short (or tall) spouse borrows the car.
See what all the fuss is about at Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington. You can take a used 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport for a test drive and explore the rest of our pre-owned SUV inventory.