Friday, June 23, 2017

June 2017 'Making The Difference Award' Winner


Congratulations to Mike Wiseman for winning the 'Making The Difference Award' for June 2017!

Thank you for your dedication to Eau Claire Ford Lincoln Quick Lane! Your hard work and extra effort is part of what makes Eau Claire Ford Lincoln Quick Lane great! Keep up the great work, and thank you for 'Making The Difference!'

Thursday, June 22, 2017

2017 Ford F-150 XLT Special Edition SuperCrew Cab EcoBoost FX4 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin

This is the 2017 Ford F-150 XLT Special Edition SuperCrew Cab.

This Magnetic colored, four-wheel drive, Ford truck has a high-strength, military-grade, aluminum-alloy body, a fully boxed steel frame, the XLT Special Edition Package, unique bodyside and hood decals, the FX4 Off-Road Package, and a 2.7L EcoBoost V6 with Auto Start-Stop Technology. This F-150 has black interior with red accents, with 10-way power adjustable, heated driver and passenger seats, and split folding rear seats. This Ford pickup comes equipped with voice-activated navigation, SYNC 3, SYNC Connect, bluetooth, MyKey, power adjustable pedals, a tire pressure monitoring system, a reverse sensing system, and pro trailer backup assist. Other features include a twin panel moonroof, a rearview camera, remote start, black running boards, 20" tarnished dark painted wheels, a tarnished dark grille, and a tailgate step with tailgate lift assist.

For more information on this 2017 Ford F-150 XLT Special Edition, call 715-852-1000, or shop online at EauClaireFord.com.

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Meet Jeremy LeDuc


Jeremy LeDuc is from Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin and joined the team as a Sales Consultant in June of 2017. One of his favorite qualities of the dealership is the "Best Price" philosophy. He also appreciates how Eau Claire Ford Lincoln Quick Lane helps each guest get into the vehicle they want, or need, rather than the vehicle we want to sell. As a Sales Consultant, Jeremy looks forward to "helping every customer find the vehicle that best suits all of their needs," while providing great customer service, and making new and lasting friendships with each guest. Outside of the dealership, Jeremy is also a DJ. He enjoys going to music festivals, and he's a huge Green Bay Packers and Milwaukee Brewers fan. Jeremy concluded by saying that he's excited to help anyone in the market with their next new or used vehicle!


Monday, June 19, 2017

Country Fest 2017 in Cadott, Wisconsin


Country Fest is back again for this year's edition of the four-day country music festival. From June 22nd through June 25th, an impressive lineup of country music artists will perform at the Country Fest Grounds in Cadott, Wisconsin. Blake Shelton, Eric Church, Thomas Rett, Alabama, Chris Young, and many others, will be performing at this year's festival. Get your tickets, and get ready for Country Fest 2017!

When: Thursday, June 22 through Sunday, June 25, 2017

Where: Country Fest Grounds at 24447 County Highway S, Cadott, WI 54727



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Thursday, June 15, 2017

Meet Joe Gilbertson


Joe Gilbertson is from Eau Claire, Wisconsin and began in the HR Department at Eau Claire Ford Lincoln Quick Lane in February of 2017 as part of his HR internship for CVTC. In June of 2017,  Joe moved to the Sales Department and has been working as a Sales Consultant.

When asked about his favorite qualities of the dealership, Joe said he likes the "Friendly, upbeat environment that encourages staff to come to work each day to help our customers." He also appreciates that "each staff member wants to make our customers happy, no matter the vehicle!" In addition, he highlighted that the dealership is a "one stop shop for all things automotive. New/used vehicles, service, parts, and Quick Lane provide a total experience for our customers." Joe enjoys, "learning the automotive industry and dealership day to day operations from multiple departments to be able to grow with Eau Claire Ford Lincoln. Throughout my sales career, my personal philosophy is always about getting to know the customer and making their experience a positive one!"

In his free time, Joe enjoys spending time with his wife, 1-year-old son, and other family and friends. His other interests include, fishing (year round), BBQ, sports (football, baseball, and hockey), the Packers, the Cubs, the Twins, the Minnesota Wild, the Badgers, the EC Express, and going to concerts. Joe also added that his nickname is "Gilby," he currently drives a leased 2015 Ford F-150 from Eau Claire Ford Lincoln Quick Lane, his favorite Ford vehicles are Mustang's and F-150's, he has a dog named "Mumford," and he can smoke some of the best baby back ribs in the Chippewa Valley!


Wednesday, June 14, 2017

2017 Ford Focus SE 2.0L Hatchback in Eau Claire, Wisconsin

This is the 2017 Ford Focus SE Hatchback.

This Ingot Silver front-wheel drive hatchback is equipped with a 6-speed automatic transmission and a 2.0 liter, four cylinder engine with an EPA-estimated rating of 38 highway miles per gallon. This Focus has Charcoal Black cloth interior with front bucket seats, and split folding rear seats. This hatchback features a SYNC Communications and Entertainment System, steering wheel mounted audio controls, bluetooth, MyKey, two smart charging USB ports, brake assist, traction control, and a tire pressure monitoring system. It also comes with a rearview camera, and 16" painted aluminum wheels.

Take a test drive in the 2017 Ford Focus SE Hatchback at Eau Claire Ford Lincoln Quick Lane today, or check out more cars in Eau Claire at EauClaireFord.com.

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Recap of the 41st Annual Blugold Booster Golf Outing 2017 Sponsored by Eau Claire Ford Lincoln Quick Lane


It was another successful year for the 41st Annual Blugold Booster Golf Outing! Eau Claire Ford Lincoln Quick Lane was a sponsor of the outing held at Wild Ridge Golf Course on Monday, June 12th. Along with 18 holes of golf, there were plenty of prizes and contests along the way, including a chance to win a 2017 Ford F-150 or a 2017 Ford Explorer for a hole-in-one!

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Wednesday, June 7, 2017

2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT Super Cab 6.7L Power Stroke in Eau Claire, Wisconsin

This is the 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT Super Cab

This Ingot Silver four-wheel drive Ford pickup has an all-new high-strength, military-grade, aluminum alloy body, an all-new fully boxed high-strength steel frame that's 24 times stiffer than the previous frame, and a 6.7 liter Power Stroke V8 Turbo Diesel Engine delivering 440 horsepower and 925 lb.-ft. of torque. This F-250 has cloth Medium Earth Gray interior with an 8-way power adjustable driver seat, and 60/40 fold-up rear bench seating. This Super Duty comes with power adjustable pedals, remote start, SYNC, bluetooth, MyKey, a trailer brake controller, brake assist, hill start assist, low tire pressure warning, a reverse sensing system, dual extra heavy duty alternators, the snow plow package, upfitter switches, and a rearview camera. It also has LED roof clearance lights, platform running boards, 18" aluminum wheels, and a tailgate step.

Take a test drive in the 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT Super Cab at Eau Claire Ford Lincoln Quick Lane today, or check out more trucks in Eau Claire at EauClaireFord.com.

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Monday, June 5, 2017

44th Annual Cinder City Days 2017 in Altoona, Wisconsin


The 44th edition of Cinder City Days is nearly upon us! This annual event, presented by the Altoona Lions, will be at Cinder City Park in Altoona, Wisconsin from Thursday, June 8th through Sunday, June 11th. During this four-day event, guests can enjoy, carnival rides, a live performance by Blackhawk, softball, baseball, beanbags, darts, a car show, a craft and vendor sale, the Spectrum Shuffle Run/Walk for Autism, parades, karaoke, a BBQ contest, and more. See it all for yourself!

When: Thursday, June 8 through Sunday, June 11, 2017

Where: Cinder City Park at 2300 Spooner Ave, Altoona WI 54720

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Wednesday, May 31, 2017

3rd Annual Rendition Car Show 2017 hosted by Eau Claire Ford Lincoln Quick Lane


The 3rd Annual Rendition Car Show hosted by Eau Claire Ford Lincoln Quick Lane is Wednesday, July 26, 2017 from 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM! This FREE event will feature DJKEVDavis Dogs food truck, and a great variety of cars! New and old vehicles of all makes and models are welcome. If you’re bringing a car for the show, please feel welcome to leave a comment on the car show Facebook event page, HERE, or email us at contact@eauclaireford.com so we can provide enough space on our lot for everyone to enjoy! The theme is "rendition," so come dressed in your interpretation of your vehicle!

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Awards will be distributed at 7:00 PM for the following categories:
Best in Show: Ford – All Ford vehicles are eligible for this award.
Best in Show: Other – All other makes are eligible for this award.
Best Rendition - To win this award, dress in your interpretation of your vehicle. For example, you can dress up in the style of the time period your vehicle is from, or you could dress in the color of your vehicle. This is your chance to get creative!


When: Wednesday, July 26, 2017 from 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM


Cost: FREE

Check out the show from last year, below!


Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Meet Kris Neilson


Kris Neilson began at Eau Claire Ford Lincoln Quick Lane as a Sales Consultant in May of 2017. Kris was born in Canada, and grew up primarily in Northern Indiana. She lived in Madison for 20 years, Wausau for a brief time, and Eau Claire since August of 2016. When asked what her favorite qualities of the dealership are, she said, "Everyone is friendly and helpful" and she likes the philosophy of "doing what's best, and right, for the customer." Kris also said, "I look forward to meeting people and helping them make their vehicle buying decision!" In her free time, she enjoys running, biking, swimming, paddle-boarding, fishing, hunting, writing articles and stories about outdoor adventures, cooking, running races, snowshoeing, hiking, traveling, volunteering, and just about anything that keeps her outdoors! Kris also noted that she recently completed her first marathon, and will be doing her first triathlon this year. She also used to own and operate her own musky lure company, and she's "the proud 'mom' of a handsome Golden Retriever/German Shepard mix" named Harry. Welcome to the team Kris!


Tuesday, May 23, 2017

2017 Breakfast in the Valley Sponsored by Eau Claire Ford Lincoln Quick Lane


Breakfast is almost ready! Fill up your plate at the 2017 Breakfast in the Valley at the Eau Claire County Expo Center on June 9th. Each year over 300 volunteers serve breakfast to more than 3,000 people at this annual celebration of agriculture, organized by the Breakfast in the Valley Committee of the Eau Claire Area Chamber of Commerce. In addition to all the delicious food, you'll also get to enjoy a variety of agricultural and business displays, a milk drinking contest with local celebrities, door prize drawings, antique tractors, a petting zoo, and the annual awards. Mark your calendar and bring your appetite!

Eau Claire Ford Lincoln Quick Lane is happy to be sponsoring, and volunteering at, the 2017 Breakfast in the Valley



When: Friday, June 9, 2017 from 5:00 AM, to 10:00 AM


Cost: $7 for Adults, $2 for Children 3-12, and FREE for 2 and under.

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Friday, May 19, 2017

2017 Ford Taurus SEL 3.5L in Eau Claire, Wisconsin

This is the 2017 Ford Taurus SEL.

This Magnetic colored front-wheel drive sedan is powered by a 3.5L V6 and comes with a 6-speed automatic transmission with SelectShift. The interior of this Taurus has Charcoal Black power adjustable driver and passenger seats, and split folding rear seats. This Ford comes equipped with a leather wrapped steering wheel with cruise and audio controls, SYNC, bluetooth, a 4.2" center-stack screen, low tire pressure warning, brake assist, MyKey, and a reverse sensing system. It also has a rearview camera, remote start, and 18" painted aluminum wheels.

Take a test drive in the 2017 Ford Taurus SEL at Eau Claire Ford Lincoln Quick Lane today, or check out more cars in Eau Claire at EauClaireFord.com.

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Wednesday, May 17, 2017

May 2017 'Making The Difference Award' Winner


Congratulations to Keena Lindberg for winning the 'Making The Difference Award' for May 2017!

Thank you for your dedication to Eau Claire Ford Lincoln Quick Lane! Your hard work and extra effort is part of what makes Eau Claire Ford Lincoln Quick Lane great! Keep up the great work, and thank you for 'Making The Difference!'

Monday, May 15, 2017

2017 Oz Run 5K Run/Walk and Half Marathon in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin


The Oz Run is May 27th! This unique 5K run/walk and half marathon, inspired by L. Frank Baum's "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz," is coming to the Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds for another year of Oz-themed excitement. This chip-timed race will have awards for the fastest times and the best Oz-themed costumes. Proceeds from the event benefit Irvine Park and Southview Elementary Barrier Free Playground. The Emerald City post-race celebration will feature live music, food for purchase, and Munchkin Land for the kids, with a bounce house, face painting, and a petting zoo. "Follow the yellow brick road" to Chippewa Falls for this fun-filled annual run!

When: Saturday, May 27, 2017


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Meet Brady Rassbach


Brady Rassbach is from Glenwood City, Wisconsin and has lived in Menomonie since 2008. He began at Eau Claire Ford Lincoln Quick Lane in April of 2017, and enjoys the friendly atmosphere of the dealership. As a Sales Consultant, Brady enjoys learning about all the new vehicles. Outside of the dealership, Brady enjoys basketball, football, volleyball at the lake, and bean bags. In his free time, he also enjoys going up north, playing videos games, and playing with his kids and 100-pound yellow lab.


Friday, May 12, 2017

6th Annual Chippewa Valley Rib Fest in Eau Claire, Wisconsin


Rib Fest is back! The 6th Annual Chippewa Valley Rib Fest is coming to Swimrite Pools and Spas on Saturday, May 20, 2017. This rib competition is open to the public to compete, or just enjoy all the great food! Enjoy ribs, chicken, brats, hot dogs, and more, masterfully prepared by grilling enthusiasts on the Big Green Egg. The competitors ribs will be auctioned off after judging has concluded. Proceeds from the event go to Feed My People Food Bank. With live music, lunch for purchase, a bounce house, yard games, grills, and all kinds of delicious food, you don't want to miss out!

When: Saturday, May 20, 2017 from 9:00AM to 5:00PM


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Thursday, May 11, 2017

2017 Lincoln Navigator L Reserve 3.5L GTDI 4x4 SUV in Eau Claire, Wisconsin

This is the 2017 Lincoln Navigator L Reserve.

This White Platinum colored, four-wheel drive, luxury SUV has a twin-turbocharged 3.5 liter V6 capable of 380 horsepower and 460 lb.-ft. of torque. The interior of this Lincoln has 10-way power adjustable, heated and cooled, leather front seats, heated 2nd row bucket seats, and reclining 3rd row seating. This Navigator comes equipped with a power adjustable steering wheel with memory, power adjustable pedals with memory, rain sensing wipers, SYNC 3, voice activated navigation, ambient lighting, genuine wood inserts, a reverse sensing system, a rearview camera, a tire pressure monitoring system, and a THX II certified audio system. This luxury SUV also has a power moonroof, push button start, remote start, power-deployable running boards, high-intensity discharge headlights with LED signature lighting, 22-inch wheels, a power liftgate, and OneTouch PowerFold® third-row seats.

Take a test drive in the 2017 Lincoln Navigator L Reserve at Eau Claire Ford Lincoln Quick Lane today, or find more luxury cars and SUV's in Eau Claire at EauClaireFord.com.

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Josh Rabska in Cave Run Lake, Kentucky | 2017 Professional Musky Tournament Trail


Senior Master Technician, Josh Rabska recently made the annual trip to Kentucky for the Professional Musky Tournament Trail. The two day tournament brought 110 teams to Cave Run Lake for the first qualifier of the 2017 tournament trail. Eau Claire Ford Lincoln Quick Lane was the proud truck sponsor for the team along with other team sponsors including Rabska Musky Lures. The next stop is Eagle River, Wisconsin. Check out some of Josh's photos, below!













Thursday, May 4, 2017

Eau Claire Marathon 2017 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin


The Eau Claire Marathon is nearly here! Over 3,000 runners from the Chippewa Valley, and beyond, will lace up their running shoes for this annual race through the streets of Eau Claire. Proceeds from the event support many different charities. With a variety of race options ranging from the Full Marathon to the Fantastically Fun Kid's Run, be sure to show your support and cheer for the athletes at this annual event!

When: Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 7:30am



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Teachers' Day 2017 | Eau Claire Ford Lincoln Quick Lane


Teachers' Day is May 9th this year, and we'd like to tell you about some of our favorite teachers! They helped us grow into the people we are today, and we appreciate all the time and effort they invested. Teachers, thank you for all that you do!

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Wednesday, May 3, 2017

2017 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL Regular Cab 6.2L V8 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin

This is the 2017 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL Regular Cab.

This Oxford White, four-wheel drive, two door pickup features an all-new high strength, military-grade, aluminum alloy body, an all-new fully boxed high-strength steel frame that's 24 times stiffer than the previous frame, and a 6.2 liter V8 producing 385 horsepower, and 430 lb.-ft. of torque. This Super Duty comes with a Medium Earth Gray vinyl split bench seat, a 6-speed automatic transmission with SelectShift, steering wheel mounted cruise control, traction control, Electronic Stability Control, brake assist, MyKey, low tire pressure warning, fully automatic headlights, a 4.2" center-stack screen, the Snow Plow Prep Package, and an extra extra heavy-duty 240 amp alternator. It also has upfitter switches, LED roof clearance lights, a trailer hitch receiver, and 17" Sparkle Silver painted cast aluminum wheels.

Take a test drive in the 2017 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL Regular Cab at Eau Claire Ford Lincoln Quick Lane today, or check out more great commercial trucks in Eau Claire at EauClaireFord.com.

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