80% of Olympia drivers prefer to use their own vehicle for their daily commute to work. On an average they spend nearly 5 hours of driving per week to and from their workplace. There are also others who are required to do long commute like suburb to suburb or suburb to rural area. Because of the nature of travel, reliability of the vehicle is the most important point to be considered while buying any vehicle, new or used. Since, it is a big purchase and something you would do once in a decade it is better to do proper research before making the purchase. Here, are listed some used ford vehicles that would be a good choice for your day to day travel.
The vehicles have been listed based on performance, safety, reliability and price.
- Ford Fusion
This car was introduced in the year 2006. It has been awarded “Green car of the year” in 2012. It comes under the mid-sized sedan. It has 4 doors and space for 5 passengers. It has mileage of 23 mpg for city and 34 mpg for highway. It has spacious interiors and a large trunk with a volume of 16.5 cu.ft. It scores high on safety with many safety features like child locks, traction control etc. Since, ford strengthened the car’s roof structure ford fusion was included in the “Top safety picks” ratings.
- Ford Taurus
One of the oldest in ford’s lineup, Taurus was once the bestselling car in USA. It has also been named “Best family sedan for money”. It has a mileage of 18 mpg in city and 28 mpg on highways. It’s high on safety and reliability with awesome interiors. It has trunk capacity of 20.1 cu.ft. It is a large car with affordable pricing.
- Ford Focus
The Ford focus in Olympia is a compact car with great mileage figures. It rates high on fuel efficiency. It gives mileage of 24 mpg in city and 35 mpg on highways. It has the usual safety features but does not rate high on power.
- Ford Edge
Debuted in 2006, it has been voted as the “Best cars for families”. It is a midsized SUV, with well-designed safety features. It has earned the “Top safety Pick” rating. With mileage of 18 mpg for city and 25 mpg for highways, it provides a smooth and comfortable ride.
- Ford Escape
Ford has been selling this vehicle for nearly 3 decades now. It was jointly manufactured with Japan’s Mazda. It has spacious interiors. It comes under the compact SUV category of vehicles. Its mileage is 22 mpg in city and 28 mpg on highways. It is an affordable fuel efficient car which is high on safety.
- Ford Mustang
Ford has been manufacturing this car since the 1960’s. With a song and museum to its credit, ford mustang has won many awards and accolades. With mileage of 18 mpg in city and 26 mpg on the highways, mustang mainly scores on safety features. Highly reliable, this is an affordable car for your daily travel.