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Should I Get a Loan or Sign a Lease?

When it comes to financing your next vehicle, our finance experts at Lindquist Ford have just the right option for you! Your vehicle is a major financial expense, so you want to be educated and make the best decision possible to meet your unique needs. As a result, our available leases and loans for new vehicles can be a top choice for any driver looking to get their first or next vehicle.

Do you want to own your vehicle and be free to modify it however you wish? Do you travel often and put a lot of miles on a…

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5 Reasons to Buy an SUV from Lindquist Ford

If you're looking to buy a new car in the Bettendorf, IA area, then look no further than our line of SUVs at Lindquist Ford. They are the perfect accommodation for any lifestyle, with plenty of benefits to take advantage of in the local region.

  • Off-Road SUVs are going to be your guide as you go off the paved roads and venture out into the wilds of any countryside.
  • Storage Capacity The storage capacity than any SUV offers can carry an enormous amount of cargo, it'll have you wondering how you survived without it
  • A Good Night's…
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Exterior of the 2018 Ford Escape

Refreshed for the 2017 model year, the 2018 Ford Escape offers a welcoming and comfortable interior with an engaging performance. It's big enough to provide extra room but still small enough to be able to park with ease. It stacks up well against its competitors in the compact-crossover-SUV arena and is fun to drive thanks to the available turbocharged engines.

 

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Check Engine Light On? We Can Help

While your Check Engine light may not indicate an immediate emergency, it can often mean there is a problem with your vehicle that needs urgent attention. You may be dealing with something as simple as low air pressure in your tires or it may be something more involved like a problem with your spark plugs or plug wires. Either way, it is very important that you take the time to have your vehicle looked at to ensure that your vehicle is safe to drive and will keep other safe on the road as well.

 

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460 Horsepower and 0-to-60 in Four Seconds: The Ford 2018 Mustang GT

The 2018 Ford Mustang GT will be one of the most powerful cars Ford has ever made. The 5.0-liter Coyote V8 under its hood will produce 460 horsepower, 420 pounds-feet, and 7,500 RPM.

More impressively, though? The Mustang GT's new Drag Strip mode will allow the car to maintain its torque while its 10-speed automatic transmission shifts. This allows it to accelerate from zero to 60 MPH in a mere four seconds. It also has a six-speed manual transmission for those drivers who prefer to do things themselves.

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Full-Size Family Luxury in the 2017 Ford Expedition

If you have a big family that's always on the go, you need a full-size SUV that can take on everyone and everything in your life, and the 2017 Ford Expedition might be the answer to all of your wishes! However, to show how it trumps the competition, the automaker has compared it to the GMC Yukon in the video below; with best-in-class maximum towing up to 9,200 lbs. up to 130.8 cubic feet of cargo space in the Expedition EL, and an NHTSA crash safety rating of 5 Stars, you'll quickly see how the Expedition…

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Ford C-MAX: Ride the Lighting

For years, driving a hybrid car meant giving up the things you love most about cars: style, cargo versatility —even performance. Thankfully, those days are long gone. In the Ford C-MAX Hybrid, you get everything you love about driving without troublesome fuel costs, and the added joy of knowing you're helping the environment too.

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Wondering Why SUVS Are So Popular in Bettendorf?

SUVs. Rising in popularity for years, they've amassed a healthy core of drivers who absolutely love them. As reported by AutoNews.com, a whopping 66 percent of SUV owners shopping for new cars at the beginning of 2017 bought replacement SUVs. No other auto type on the market can boast loyalty numbers that high.

 

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The 2017 Ford F-150 Platinum: the Black Tuxedo of Pickup Trucks

When you climb inside the right vehicle for you, you'll just know it's the right fit. For Gary "The Ripper" Ripowski in the video below, that vehicle is the 2017 Ford F-150 in the Platinum trim level. Thanks to Ford's reliability, the power of the twin-turbo 3.5-liter V6 EcoBoost engine, massaging seats, the safety of a rearview camera, and much more, this might just be Gary's perfect vehicle. Take a…

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2018 Ford F-150 Has Great Looks & First-Ever Diesel Powertrain


The first thing you notice about the updated 2018 Ford F-150 is the exterior. Several appearance packages allow drivers to customize their trucks with unique grilles: classic chrome, sporty black mesh, or body color. New headlights and tailgate complete its facelift.

The rugged power these new styles hint at is no joke—six powertrain options are available, and most are new or improved. The 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 is returning with the same 450 horsepower and 510 pound-feet of torque, but the 2.7-liter EcoBoost has gained 25 pound-feet of torque over the previous generation for a total of 400…

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