Love is everywhere this time of the year. As vases fill with roses and tender music fills the air, it’s time to celebrate that special someone with a reminder of how much they mean to you.
There are hundreds of great stories that our fans share with us every year. So in the spirit of the season of love, we want to continue our Valentine’s Day tradition and share with you our favorite Ford love stories.
These are tales straight from Ford Social members just like you. Whether it’s the love of that special someone, the love of your family or that special love you feel for that car or truck in the garage, our hearts always skip a beat when we share the love you’ve shared with us.
Brenda had a thing for Mustangs ever since she was a kid. It probably had something to do with her imaginary friend Carol Jean always driving around in one. Thirty-five years later, and all grown up, a married Brenda and her husband take a drive on February 14th. Where they go and what they do will certainly live on in Brenda’s heart as one of the best Valentine’s Days ever.
Speaking of Mustangs, Walt’s turned a lot of heads back in the day when he was a young man cruising down the “Nautical Mile” in the lakeside town of Saint Clair Shores, Michigan. One of the heads he turned was that of a local beauty. But would this whirlwind romance survive Walt’s Tour of Duty? You’ll have to read and find out.
From the past to the present, where the internet is bringing people together in ways people never thought possible. That’s where Nicholas met his would-be wife on an online message board. See how the mutual love of Ford that they shared brought two people from opposite sides of the country together in matrimony.
Nicholas isn’t the only Ford Social member to meet their future spouse through an online Ford Community. It wasn’t long before this couple turned their online passion for the Ford Taurus SHO into an offline, real-world passion for each other.
This is a story of brotherly love. When he was a boy, Christopher was taken ill by a nagging stomach ache. With his situation worsening and nobody home to drive him to the doctor’s office, Chris’ brother Don – a Navy man home on leave – comes to the rescue in a Red Mustang. Read how the experience, and the Mustang that defined it, go on to symbolize the bond that brothers share.
This Ford Social member fondly recalls 1977 Ford F-150 Super Cab that was purchased on Valentine’s Day over 35 years ago. This truck has been a faithful and reliable partner of our author during the whole time, through thick and thin. Learn more about “Ole’ Blue” and how the best trucks, like the best marriages, are built to last.
Do you have a Ford Love Story of your own that you’d like to share? Help keep the Valentine’s Day tradition alive by submitting yours! You can also celebrate the season of love with our Valentine’s Day badge, grab yours today!