What's your story?
Everybody's got one. But the stories that come from those who own a Ford just happen to be a little more interesting. Maybe we're partial, but we know what we like. And we like to hear from each other about our driving experiences. So we can laugh, learn, let it out, and... what else? You tell us.
There are 196 stories for: CARS .
storiessorDATEsortPOPULARITYsort
EXPAND THIS STORY
09.20.10
SEP
20
READ MORE
In 2003 I purchased my first SVT product... a 2003 Ford Focus ZX3 in CD Silver with blue seat inserts. It was a no sunroof car and the total produced in the color combo was roughly 100 vehicles. This was the second Ford Focus in our family (1st was an 01 Zetec ZX3). Since then I've owned a 2005
EXPAND THIS STORY
07.27.10
JUL
27
Family Of Fords
HIDE DETAILS
READ MORE
In my younger years, my father always had a Ford F-150. They had several other Fords too, including the Fox Body Mustang. I fell in love and when I turned 16 it was mine. An unfortunate accident totaled that Mustang but I knew I would have another! I found this 87 GT when I was 24 and have kept
09.24.10
SEP
24
READ MORE
Two days after the presidential election in November 2008 I was driving home from work at about 7:45 in the evening. I was traveling 40 miles an hour on a two-lane country road when two deer (I think one was chasing the other) ran in front of my car with no warning. I was driving my 2007 Ford focus
09.14.10
SEP
14
READ MORE
I want you to know what an asset my husband's 2001 Ford Ranger continues to be. We, like many, have faced challenging times trying to hold on to our home. I was out of work all but 5 of the last 18 months, & he is self employed. We're still struggling to catch up & our home still hangs in the bal
EXPAND THIS STORY
10.26.09
OCT
26
READ MORE
We were living as expatriates in Europe and missing our 1995 Mustang GT Convertible that sold before moving to Belgium. In 2003 we finally found a replacement: A 1969 Mustang Convertible. We purchased the car from the President of the Belgian Mustang and Cougar Club. When asked why the club presi
JUN
21
READ MORE
Memories of my Dad and our love of the "Muscle" Mustangs ? My Dad had a 1969 Fastback GT Mustang in dark blue w/metal flake. That Mustang had the greatest "rumble"! It had the back seat that folded down flat........ I LOVED laying back below that slanted, fast back window and watching the sk
03.09.10
MAR
09
READ MORE
When my husband and I met three years ago at our church, we immediately connected over our shared love of all things Mustang. At the time we were both driving old Ford Crown Vics, but both of us were saving to buy our very own Mustang. From that moment on, our relationship revolved around the cars
08.23.10
AUG
23
READ MORE
Well now you’ve finally done it. I never wanted to trade in my beloved Ford Escort LX that I bought new in 1989. My Escort has been the greatest car, taking me all over the country -- a few times. It has been easy to drive and soooooo dependable. For all of these years I never wanted another
EXPAND THIS STORY
10.14.09
OCT
14
READ MORE
My Ford Taurus has been in my family since 1998 - it's a 1997 GL (which means close to base model) with a mere 28K miles on it... I first received the vehicle (given to me by mom) after a frontal collision with a man who ran a red light. The Taurus held up so well with minimal damage, and to that we
EXPAND THIS STORY
10.18.10
OCT
18
My Mom My Salesman
HIDE DETAILS
READ MORE
3 months ago my mom who will be 77 this month was involved in an accident and totaled her car. she did not drive for about 2 months but felt she needed a car to retain her independance. When she asked me to help her get a new car I knew There was only one person I would trust to take care of my mom
EXPAND THIS STORY
08.03.10
AUG
03
Mustang Mania
HIDE DETAILS
READ MORE
Originally had bought a Toyota Camry because of the great rating of dependablilty. However, after the acceleration issues I was nervous to drive especially with my 7 year old son. So on Valentine's Day my husband & I traded it in for the Mustang. Not only is it fun to drive, but I was pleasantly su
EXPAND THIS STORY
03.09.10
MAR
09
My Three Fords
HIDE DETAILS
READ MORE
I thought I'd share my story, since I am an owner of three Ford cars currently. I bought my first Ford, a 1969 Mercury Cougar, in the summer of 1985 when I was 16. I still own it. I saved up for 5 months working at $3.35 an hour to buy the Cougar. That lasted me through high school and college,
EXPAND THIS STORY
12.07.09
DEC
07
Giving Birth
HIDE DETAILS
READ MORE
This may seem a little weird but its not common, On Oct.27 2009 i started having labor pains, Here in Hawaii everything is so close but it was about 8:00 am and traffic here is horrible. My husband and i left to the hospital expecting a normal delivery and no problems, well like i said traffic is ho
EXPAND THIS STORY
09.20.10
SEP
20
Saving A Life
HIDE DETAILS
READ MORE
My uncle had a job far away from his home. One morning he was coming home from work and happened to doze off while driving, The road curved and he hit a school bus head on. He spent months in the hospital and lived. Thank you Ford for making safety a key thing in your cars.
03.23.10
MAR
23
READ MORE
We can depend on our little green focus zx3 to get both my wife and I over Washington's Snoquaimie Pass I-90 most every day as we go to work. We still average 30 + miles per gallon and give only general maintenance as needed. The most common maintenance preformed is our oil change every 10,000 m
09.08.10
SEP
08
READ MORE
About 1975 my mother purchased my first car for me. It was a 1970 Ford Mustang Coup. My mother is now 84 years old and she is still driving it with over 500,000 miles on it. I thought it might interest you that a little old lady is driving this hot orange 1970 Mustang still.
12.14.09
DEC
14
READ MORE
I purchased this 2000 Ford Focus with 289,000 miles on it this past summer from my plant manager who has owned it since new and it currantly has 297,014 miles on it. It still runs very strong on the original motor and clutch. Just thought Ford would be interested in hearing about the reliability of
OCT
29
READ MORE
Ever since I was a little kid, I've always wanted my very own Mustang. My father and grandfather would take me out to our town's annual Graffitti Weekend, a car show dedicated to the classic american muscle. From Model T's to Comaro's, each a timeless peice made alive by they're owners. But
MAR
07
READ MORE
My grandfather has owned Fords for as long as he's been driving...which is somewhere around 75 years. He only strayed once...in the 1950's, he bought a Chrysler product and had nothing but trouble (leaky roof) and swore he'd never leave again. Growing up in the 70's, he had two LTD's, first a
EXPAND THIS STORY
10.25.09
OCT
25
Ford And Us!
HIDE DETAILS
READ MORE
In 1955 my future husband Bill Waldron bought a new Ford and also that year we got married. We had five kids and all of them were driven to and from the hospital in that black Ford with Jimmy Jones skirts. Our last baby was born in 1965 and that same month (February) he got a job with FMC as a Millw
EXPAND THIS STORY
02.08.10
FEB
08
S-H-O
HIDE DETAILS
READ MORE
It all started in 1996, I must have been 4 to 5 years old when I first experienced it. A rush of speed fused with g-forces and a smoky scent. I remember like it was yesterday; my dad's 1995 Ford Taurus SHO. S-H-O that word makes me smile, one has to stop and pronounce every letter by itself to get
05.11.10
MAY
11
READ MORE
I was heading south on I-15 to work. I saw out of the corner of my eye a red car heading right for my passenger side. she hit me at about a 90 degree angle, turned out she had been clipped by a semi on her rear quarter panel that caused her to vear sharply across the freeway (east). that sent me in
11.02.09
NOV
02
READ MORE
I work "in the field" for a major insurance company traveling to hospitals and medical offices aroiund the state of North Carolina. I rec'd this care as a fleet vehicle. When the fleet was discontinued a year later- I purchased the car from the company. As you can see I have 233072 miles on th
EXPAND THIS STORY
10.16.09
OCT
16
READ MORE
For as long as I can remember I have been a Ford guy, I guess it comes from my dad being a diesel mechanic at a Ford dealer since I was a baby. I have always heard stories of me telling people there chevys and dodges were junk because they werent Fords at the age of 4 and 5. I have been able to get
Promo Promo Promo
Register Now
SOCIAL NETWORKS
|
RSS
|
|
EVENTS
|
BLOGS
|
ABOUT