Category Archives: Safety

2021 Ford F-150 front view

2021 Ford F-150 safety features and systems

What safety features are available in the 2021 Ford F-150?  

How safe is the 2021 Ford F-150? It comes with all of the safety features you expect in a modern vehicle and then some. As you will see below, the 2021 Ford F-150 safety features and systems work together to create a secure environment that works to prevent vehicle accidents before they happen. Keep reading to learn about the top two safety features available in the 2021 Ford F-150. 

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2020 Ford Super Duty technology

2020 Ford Super Duty Driver-Assist Technology

What driver-assist technologies are available on a 2020 Ford Super Duty truck? 

In a modern vehicle, we have started to give everything over to technology, including our safety. A 2020 Ford Super Duty can be equipped with the eight driver-assist technologies that we have written about below. These technologies supplement your driving skills and the traditional safety measures with an extra layer of security. 

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Front view of 2020 Ford Edge driving on highway road at sundown

What is included in the Ford CoPilot 360 Assist+ Safety Suite?

Some of the best innovations in today’s Ford models are their extensive list of safety and driver assistance features, all of which are more than capable of keeping you safe and secure when you’re behind the wheel. Ford has always been a class leader in this regard, and its stock is bound to increase even further with many of its newest trims and vehicles offering some of the top safety technologies in the business for 2020.   Read the rest of this entry >>

Which Ford vehicles have been recalled for the current model year?

Ford vehicle recalls in Canada and potential defaults 

Under perfect circumstances, each Ford model that is produced will roll off the lot ready to handle anything you throw at it, keeping you safe and secure. Unfortunately, errors and defects are bound to happen with the volume of vehicles that are produced, and when that happens, recalls have to be issued. We have some new information to pass along to you regarding some key Ford vehicle recalls in Canada and potential defaults that they might carry. If you’re in ownership of any of these, be sure to bring them to Sherwood Ford as soon as you can so that we can remedy the situation.   Read the rest of this entry >>

Seat Belt Monitor information screen inside 2019 Ford Ranger

How Smart Seat Belt Technology works inside the 2019 Ford Ranger

Though we’ve made quite a big deal about the prevalence of smart driver assistance technologies over recent years, the best way for you to prevent injury and stay safe on the road is still by using your seat belt. It’s there for a reason, after all, and with advancements on the all-new Ford Ranger pickup, it’s easier than ever for you to keep tabs on your passengers to make sure they’re strapped in tight. Come and see how Smart Seat Belt Technology works inside the 2019 Ford Ranger with Sherwood Ford!  Read the rest of this entry >>

Orange 2019 Ford Ranger driving through snow

How safe is the 2019 Ford Ranger?

2019 Ford Ranger IIHS Crash Test Ratings and Driver Assistance Features

Ford has been working hard to create vehicles throughout all of its model lines that are able to perform well in the clutch, and this is especially important in the event of incoming danger. You need to trust your model to keep you safe from harm, whether said model is a sedan, SUV or pickup. In the latter market, the Ford Ranger is one of the best in the business for just this desire. Check out the 2019 Ford Ranger IIHS Crash Test Ratings and Driver Assistance Features today with Sherwood Ford – we think you’ll be pleasantly surprised! Read the rest of this entry >>

The Results Are In: The 2019 Ford F-150 is Canada’s safest pickup truck!

2019 Ford F-150 industry safety ratings and available driver assistance features

You’d be forgiven for viewing pickup trucks as simply bruising, menacing machines that offer little in the way of safety – for better or worse, that’s been the stigma surrounding these models for quite a while. However, the new 2019 Ford F-150 is one such truck that has always shown a willingness to defy convention, especially when it comes to keeping your peace of mind a top priority. Join Sherwood Ford today as we show you the 2019 Ford F-150 industry safety ratings and available driver assistance features – you’ll be impressed by what it has in store!  Read the rest of this entry >>

What to put in a snow emergency kit

What should be in a winter car kit?

While winter in Canada is certainly beautiful at times, it can be downright nasty during a Polar Vortex. Keeping an emergency kit is important at all times, not just during the cold months. What should be in a winter car kit? It’s important not to wait until an impending storm before you prepare for winter driving in Alberta. Here are a few ways to stay ahead of potential disaster.

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How to prepare your Ford vehicle for the winter

Living in Edmonton means that you’ll always want to be alert for changing seasons and driving conditions. As we venture on further into the colder months, it will be more and more common to see snow, sleet and otherwise wet conditions on the pavement. This can be annoying, and even hazardous in some cases, but there are measures you can take to ensure that you’re staying safe and secure on your next adventure through Alberta’s oncoming winter wonderland. So, join our Sherwood Ford team today to learn how to prepare your Ford vehicle for the winter.  Read the rest of this entry >>

Various dashboard lights illuminated inside Ford vehicle

What do the Ford Dashboard Warning Lights Indicate?

Most Common Ford Dashboard Lights and What They Mean

Did you know that your Ford vehicle can talk to you? It might not be with words and voices, but your model is made up of many sensors that can tell you if anything is going awry on board. There are plenty of ways to know when your Ford car is acting up a bit, so much so that it can be hard to pinpoint an actual issue. We’re here to help, so join our Sherwood Ford service team as we show you the most common Ford dashboard lights and what they mean for you – with this, it’ll be much easier to understand what your vehicle is trying to say and remedy any problem that might arise! Read the rest of this entry >>