Grand Rapids Ford & Mazda Dealer News

New Ford F-150 Diesel: Coming This Spring To Borgman Ford in Grand Rapids

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Ford Reveals Best-In-Class Fuel Economy Ratings of Ford F-150 Diesel Truck

We are pleased to announce that the New 2018 Ford F-150 Diesel will arrive at Borgman Ford in Grand Rapids sometime in May! When it does, West Michigan truck fans looking for brute force and fuel efficiency won't have to compromise, as the newly-announced fuel economy specs show a best in class 30 mpg highway.

On top of the efficiency numbers, the F-150 Diesel boasts 250 horsepower and a whopping 440 lb./ft. of torque, which is more than enough to haul whatever you need to bring with…
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Borgman How To: Understanding Your Vehicle's Braking System

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The Borgman Service Center - Your Home For Expert Brake Service in West Michigan

Brakes do an awful lot of work, even on a simple trip around Grand Rapids or to the grocery store. Bringing a moving vehicle to a complete stop is no small feat, even though we may take it for granted. On the other end of that brake pedal are some clever feats of engineering that harness the power of hydraulics and friction to turn a vehicle's kinetic energy into heat.

The Borgman Service Center in Grand Rapids is your home for making sure your brakes and…
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Enter To Win the Borgman Fair Trade Deal Photo Contest - New Winner Each Month!

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Send In Your Photo of a Borgman Vehicle - Win Great Monthly Prizes

Loving your Borgman vehicle? If you bought or leased a vehicle from us and had a great experience, post a photo of you enjoying your new ride on our Facebook Page for a chance to win gift cards and other great prizes!

To enter, simply include #BorgmanFairTrade with a photo post on our wall, or if you prefer, you can use this form to submit your entry. We'll pick a new winner at the end of each month!

For April 2018, the prize is a $100 Gift…
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Mazda's New SKYACTIV-X Engine Takes Home The "Gold" From Edison Achievement Awards

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Mazda Vehicle with SKYACTIV-X To Arrive Borgman Mazda in Grand Rapids in 2019

Borgman Mazda is pleased to share with West Michigan that the upcoming Mazda SKYACTIV-X Engine was awarded "Gold" in the Engine Enhancement category of the Edison Awards! Last year, we covered the unveiling of Mazda's incredible New SKYACTIV-X engine and explained how this feat of engineering was achieved. The engineering community has also taken notice, with Mazda's achievement triumphing not only over other automakers, but those in the heavy transportation and aerospace industry as well.

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New Global Ford Focus Sedan & Hatchback Models Revealed

Next Generation of Ford Focus Arrives at Borgman Ford in Grand Rapids Fall 2019

Borgman Ford is very pleased to share the reveal of the upcoming Global Ford Focus, which will make its debut in West Michigan sometime next year. Being a global vehicle or "world car," this latest version features design, features, and architecture that's flexible enough to contend in many different markets.
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Ford & Mazda Vehicles Claim Six Spots on Road & Track's Latest "Best Cars for Under $30,000" List

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Check Out R&T's Favorite Budget Ford and Mazda Picks at Borgman in Grand Rapids

Borgman Ford Mazda prides itself on giving our customers Fair Trade Deals and excellent value on their new vehicle purchases. That's why we're also so glad to be West Michigan's home for Ford & Mazda vehicles - as these two brands have consistently produced high-quality and enjoyable vehicles at very affordable prices.

It should be no surprise that the writers at Road & Track have noticed too. In their most recent "20 Best Cars Under $30,000" list, they gave six spots to vehicles…
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Borgman How To: Tire Rotation & Balancing Explained

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As crews around Grand Rapids work to patch up our numerous potholes, the best way to protect your tires from cracks, splits, and other shock-related damage is to rotate them regularly and keep them properly inflated. From the outset, the concept of a tire seems pretty simple. Their rubber construction and treads grip the road in many different driving conditions. They're filled with air to act as a cushion, push back onto the road, and keep wheel weight down - and therefore fuel efficiency up.

In truth, there's a bit more going on here. In our latest Borgman How…
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FordPass SmartLink for 2010 or Newer Fords - Coming This Summer at Borgman Ford

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Enjoy Better Connectivity While Cruising West Michigan

Since FordPass was introduced, Borgman has been very impressed with the "cool-factor" of being able to remotely start, lock, unlock, and locate your new Ford using a smartphone. However, we know there are a lot of Ford drivers in Grand Rapids and West Michigan that would like this feature, but FordPass wasn't an option when they bought their vehicle. That's why we're so pleased to announce that Ford is making FordPass available to this summer to anyone driving a 2010-17 Ford with their FordPass SmartLink device!
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Test Drive A New Ford & Support the Thornapple Kellogg Trojans!

 Help Borgman Raise $6,000 For The 2018 Thornapple Kellogg Senior Class

Borgman Ford has teamed up with the Thornapple Kellogg Senior Class to raise $6,000 for their graduation! Please join us at Thornapple Kellogg High School on Saturday, April 28th, 2018 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and take part in the Ford Drive 4 UR School event.

For every person who visits and goes for a test drive, Ford will donate $20 to the Trojan Senior Class of 2018. If enough people try out a New Ford, they will raise up to $6,000 for…
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Join Borgman at the Meals on Wheels Western Michigan Chef's Specialty!

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Help Borgman Support Healthy Living For Seniors in West Michigan

Borgman Ford is a proud supporter of Meals on Wheels Western Michigan, and this year we'd like to share a fun opportunity to go out, eat great food, and support seniors in our community. Please join us at the 4th-Annual Chef Specialty, held at the McKay Ballroom on May 17th, 2018 from 6 to 8 p.m. This year, Meals on Wheels is celebrating the warm weather with a garden theme, so don your favorite spring outfit! Read more about the event here.
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