Support NH Food Bank and Ford Focus on Child Hunger

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Bow, N.H. – The Ford Motor Company Fund and Grappone Ford, together with the New Hampshire Food Bank and Boys and Girls Clubs of Central New Hampshire, kicked off its first Ford “Focus on Child Hunger” New Hampshire Peanut Butter Drive today during a special launch event at Grappone Ford in Bow. Over the next four weeks, the New Hampshire Food Bank, a program of Catholic Charities New Hampshire, is encouraging the public and businesses to fill a Ford F-150 pickup truck with peanut butter at Grappone Ford in Bow, or to donate online at “This is an exciting and timely opportunity for the New Hampshire Food Bank, as summer can be a difficult time of year for many of the children and families we serve through our network of more than 425 partner agencies,” said Eileen Liponis, executive director of the New Hampshire Food Bank. “Many children and families rely on free-and-reduced school meals during the school year, and without that option in the summer, it can be challenging to ensure children get the nutrition they need. Peanut butter is a terrific source of protein that children enjoy. We are tremendously grateful to the Ford Motor Company Fund for bringing this effort to New Hampshire.” “When kids struggle with hunger, they struggle to learn,” said Marc Rogowski, Ford Motor Company’s New England Regional Manager. “The Ford Fund’s global mission of strengthening communities and improving lives extends to New …

Built Ford Tough Scholarship Awarded to Local Student

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Here at Grappone Automotive Group, we are all about community. We lend support to numerous organizations expanding over various industries and we’re very proud to do so. With this in mind, Grappone has a longstanding commitment to the environment. Our reach extends from land preservation to farmers markets. This year, we are proud to announce our support of the National FFA Foundation and their Built Ford Tough Scholarship Program. Our very own, Bob McCullen, Ford Senior Team Leader, had the pleasure of presenting the $1,000 Built Ford Tough scholarship to this year’s recipient from the Winnisquam FFA chapter. 1,883 scholarships were awarded through the National FFA Organization’s scholarship program this year. Currently, 115 sponsors contribute more than $2.7 million to support scholarships for students. For more than 30 years, scholarships have been made available through funding secured by the National FFA Foundation. This generous funding comes from individuals, businesses and corporate sponsors to encourage excellence and enable students to pursue their educational goals. Ford is one of the largest corporate sponsors of scholarships in the National FFA scholarship program. Since 1997, Ford has awarded more than $9,200,000 in scholarships to FFA members.”When approached with the idea, we were happy to partner with Ford Motor Company on these scholarships,” comments Larry Haynes, President of Grappone, “We support the importance of farming in our local communities.” Scholarship recipients were selected from 8,337 applicants from across the country. Selections were based on the applicant’s leadership, academic record, FFA and …

2016 Ford Explorer Near Laconia

Amanda Osmer Car, Ford, SUV

Fasten your seat belts… America’s bestselling SUV for 25 years straight is getting some amazing new updates for 2016. Presenting the 2016 Ford Explorer… If you’re looking for a high-performance, smart SUV in NH that will allow your family to take on the world in comfort and style, look no further than the 2016 Ford Explorer for sale near Londonderry! With higher positioning on its grille and LED headlamps, along with an updated roof rack and rear spoiler give the new Explorer improved aerodynamics without sacrificing any of its rugged good looks. In a world where so many vehicles have shifted back towards a softer, more rounded look, the 2016 Ford Explorer is an SUV that truly looks like an SUV. While this new vehicle is a thing of beauty, its exterior attractiveness belies a truly practical design.With back seats that can fold completely flat to hold everything you need, a 5,000 lb towing capacity, and an updated cabin for a quieter, smoother ride, the new Explorer is tough enough to handle the wilderness while providing the luxurious comfort of civilization. Tons of smart, available features enhance the safety and functionality of the 2016 Explorer so that you can have more fun and less stress. A 180 degree front camera will make it easier to see around the towering snowdrifts that plague NH in the winter, and Enhanced Active Park Assist will help you find a suitable spot, scan for obstacles and …

2016 Ford Escape

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Get ready for the 2016 Ford Escape We are excited to introduce the latest small SUV to our showroom at Grappone Ford in NH. Introducing the all new 2016 Ford Escape…   If you’ve been waiting for a fun, high-performing new SUV in New Hampshire, wait no longer! The 2016 Ford Escape is a joy to drive. Great features like its Torque Vectoring Control and Curve Control that allow you to conquer  those winding New Hampshire scenic highways with ease, even when towing up to 3,500 lbs! Its 6-speed SelectShift automatic transmission allows you the sporty control of a manual while retaining the ease of use that makes you love your automatic, and an available intelligent four wheel drive system means that its performance will always be a cut above, no matter what Mother Nature decides to throw your way. Brilliant available features, from a SYNC 3 voice-activated technology system, to a state of the arts audio system from Sony, to Active Park Assist that helps you parallel park perfectly every time make the 2016 Escape is the ultimate smart, easy to use vehicle. With the perfect blend of sleek, aerodynamic modernity and pure utilitarian functionality, the newest Ford Escape is the ultimate small SUV for the person who craves style, functionality and ease of use. Whoever said that you can’t have it all had obviously never seen the 2016 Ford Escape!   Check Out Grappone Today! Whether you’re from Nashua, …

All new 2015 Ford F-150 NH

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   2015 Ford F-150 NH “A perfect balance of toughness, power, and fuel efficiency” The 2015 Ford F-150 has officially landed at our NH Ford dealership. For 2015, the Ford F-150 has undergone a complete redesign that will give New Hampshire Ford truck shoppers the truck that they desire at the right price. What makes this model so special? To start with, the entire body of the truck has been replaced with light-weight aluminum components. This single overhaul is designed to cut the truck’s weight by a whopping 750 pounds and meet higher fuel efficiency standards. More sleek features to boost the rig’s already sky-high sales figures include an active grill and wheel shutters that close at high speeds to improve aerodynamics. Lets take a look at this amazing new truck and it’s features! Trims The 2015 Ford F-150 in New Hampshire is available in 5 trims; XL, XLT, Lariat, King Ranch, and Platinum. Each of these amazing trims have their own set of standard and available features. New Hampshire Ford F-150 shoppers will absolutely love the huge arsenal of features that this truck provides. Engines For 2015, the all new F-150 has four engine options. First up, is a 2.7L V6 Ecoboost that has a perfect balance of toughness and fuel efficiency. Manchester NH Ford F-150 drivers that seek power without having to sacrifice fuel efficiency, will fall in love with this engine. From it’s lightweight, rigid, design, to …

Comparing Apples to Apples

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When shopping for a car, we know that the price of the vehicle is one of the main factors in the decision making process. Make sure when you are shopping around New Hampshire for a vehicle that you compare Apples to Apples. What do we mean by this? Grappone provides a low upfront price – which is listed on our website as well as on all of our vehicles on the lot. When you shop around at other dealerships make sure the price they are advertising is what you will actually pay. Grappone’s price does not include any manufacturer rebates that not everyone qualifies for. This means you might be able to save even more money depending on your personal situation. Other dealers may list all rebates in their price so by the time you buy the car you are paying more because you didn’t qualify for all of the rebates included originally. Grappone wants all New Hampshire car buyers to be aware of how different dealerships will price their vehicles. Grappone will never lure you into the dealership by advertising a lower price than you would be paying. Grappone has upfront pricing and a negotiation free buying process. We believe in being transparent and honest in order to give you a stress-free buying experience. Some of the different manufacturer rebates to watch for when pricing a vehicle are:    Military, Financing, Student, and Owner Loyalty. Grappone is a New …

Best Cars for your Money are found at Grappone

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US News just announced the winners of the “Best Cars for the Money Awards 2014”. More than half of the winners can be found at Grappone Automotive Group, right here in Concord NH! Best Cars: Subcompact Car Award goes to the Ford Fiesta Compact Car Award goes to Mazda Mazda3 Hatchbacks Award goes to the Ford Fiesta Hatchback Midsize Car Award goes to the Toyota Camry Hybrid Car Award goes to the Ford Fusion Hybrid Sports Car Award goes to the Scions FR-S Compact SUV Award goes to the Honda CR-V 2-Row Midsize SUV Award goes to the Ford Edge 3-Row Midsizw SUV Award goes to the Hyundai Santa Fe Minivan Award goes to the Mazda Mazda5 Compact Pickup Truck Award goes to the Toyota Tacoma   All of these award winning cars can be found at Grappone Automotive Group in Concord, NH only 20 minutes from Manchester, NH. Search Grappone’s inventory and find an award winning vehicle to drive by clicking here.  

2014 Ford Tremor

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Ford has issued a new pickup truck. The Ford Tremor has made a debut! The Tremor is a F-150 body with an Ecoboost engine. The most popular pickup truck now has good fuel economy but the strength of this truck is not compromised! You will get 15 MPG city and 21 MPG on the highway in the 4×4 model and 16/22 MPG in the 4×2 model. The Ford Tremor comes with a bed extender that doubles as an organizer. Need a lift? This truck provides one. There is a built in step and handle to help you into the bed of the truck. You can easily access this step in the tail gate. The Tremor is the answer to the disappearance of the old F-150 lightning back in 2004. Under the hood, this truck features a 3.5 Liter Ecoboost Engine that is paired to a 6 speed select shift automatic transmission. This V6 engine has 420 lb.-ft. of torque at 2,500 rpm and 7,700 lb towing capacity. This truck will go 0-60 in just 7.5 seconds and has a top speed of 130 miles an hour! This truck is also equipped with a 4.10 electronic locking rear differential which is the shortest final drive ratio available in an F-150. This helps deliver extremely impressive off the line acceleration. If you want to differentiate yourself from anyone else out there on the road and have fun while doing it; then the all new 2014 …

Grappone is Open Sunday 12/29

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Our dealerships are usually closed on Sundays. But every now and then we open our sales department on Sunday to help give you more time to pick out the vehicle you want. On Sunday 12/29 our sales departments will be open from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Make sure to stop by and visit us.  Here at Grappone we offer upfront prices with a negotiation free buying experience. The prices listed on our website reflect the prices you will find on the lot. Shop online before you visit us if you want! Our vehicles are priced individually based on equipment, availability, demand and how long we have had them.   

Pats Peak Season Passes from Grappone

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ATTENTION! WE NO LONGER HAVE PASSES LEFT FOR 2013/2014. THIS OFFER IS NO LONGER VALID.   Grappone is giving you a car deal that can’t be found anywhere else in New Hampshire. We are partnering with Pats Peak Ski Area and giving you 2 season passes when you purchase or lease a car, while supplies last. This is a new car special, a lease special and a used car special. No matter the value of your purchase you will receive 2 season passes, valued at more than $1,000. Pats Peak is located in Henniker, NH and is close enough to our Manchester, NH fans. Visit Grappone in Concord, NH, only 20 minutes from Manchester, NH to claim your season passes before our giveaway ends and purchase your new car with our negotiating free buying process and upfront pricing! This car deal is valid at all of our dealerships: Grappone Ford, Grappone Mazda, Grappone Honda, Grappone Hyundai, Grappone Scion and Grappone Toyota