Want to give your Mom an early Mother's Day gift she won't soon forget?
Take Mom over to Ford's 2015 Ecoboost Challenge.
WHAT: Ford's 2015 Ecoboost Challenge is bringing out turbocharged models and hybrids for back-to-back driving comparisons with competitors' models.
WHAT IS ECOBOOST: Ford's patented turbocharging = feeding a gasoline engine greater volumes of air compressed by exhaust pressure for increased combustion = more power per engine volume (displacement). Available from 1.0L 3-cylinders on the Ford Fiesta all the way up to 3.5L 6-cylinders on the Ford Expedition SUV and aluminum-bodied Ford F-150 half-ton pick-up truck, packing 420 pound-feet of V-8 drumming torque.
GIVEAWAYS? All attendees who accompany any registrant can enter to win an all-new 2015 Ford Edge Ecoboost, at the CUTTING EDGE of mid-size crossover utility vehicles.
WHERE: Arlington [Park] International Racecourse, 2200 W. Euclid Ave., Parking Lot A, Arlington Heights, Illinois.
WHEN: This Saturday, May 9, 2015. It falls one day before Mother's Day at Arlington Park Race Track .
WHO: Any licensed driver age 18+ who REGISTERS for a time slot: 2015 Ford Ecoboost Tour Chicago (Arlington Park) Online Registration and Eligibility to Win 2015 Ford Edge
- Manual transmission drivers can shoot for the best launch of either a 197 hp 2015 Ford Fiesta ST or 250 hp 2015 Ford Focus ST on the autocross circuit.
Ford Instructors will be on hand for refresher instruction on the [lost] art of driving manual transmissions.
- For a different kind of "Pony Ride" hit the autocross in the newest 310 hp 2015 Ford Mustang Ecoboost. And please don't hit the orange pylons.
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